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NPR Books Watch — 6/19-6/25

Here are the NPR interviews for this week.  Anyone who emails me the imprints of all the books listed (or houses if no imprint is available) will win the NPR Books Grid for the prior week that includes, in addition to the information below, interviewer, pub date, imprint, genre, post-interview Amazon ranking, pre-interview ranking (if the book was mentioned on Shelf Awareness and I was able to look up the number before the interview), and interview hyperlink. ***

TOTAL book stories for the week: 22

All Things Considered: 4

Diane Rehm: 3

Fresh Air: 3

Morning Edition: 3

NPR.org: 5

Talk of the Nation: 2

Tell Me More: 1

Weekend Edition Sunday: 1

Weekend Edition Sunday:

All Things Considered The Thing Around Your Neck Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
All Things Considered Art of Harvey Kurtzman Denis Kitchen
All Things Considered Do Not Deny Me Jean Thompson
All Things Considered From Square One Dean Olsher
Diane Rehm Tears in the Darkness Michael and Elizabeth  Norman
Diane Rehm State of Jones Sally  Jenkins
Diane Rehm Olive Kitteredge Elizabeth Strout
Fresh Air When You Lie About Your Age … Carol Leifer
Fresh Air Beautiful Struggle Ta-Nehisi  Coates
Fresh Air By His Own Rules Bradley  Graham
Morning Edition Wicked Plants Amy Stewart
Morning Edition Librarian Nancy Pearl Picks Summer’s Best Books    
Morning Edition Elegy for Easterly Petina Gappah
NPR.org Where Did You Sleep Last Night? Danzy  Senna
NPR.org Books We Like / Blood and Politics Leonard Zeskin
NPR.org Books We Like / Reality Check Peter Abrahams
NPR.org Summer Nonfiction: True Tales Enlighten, Delight    
NPR.org Books We Like / Driving Like Crazy P.J. O’Rourke
Talk of the Nation Perfecting Sound Forever Greg Milner
Talk of the Nation Pleasures and Sorrows of Work, The Alain de Botton
Tell Me More Moms Stack Summer Books for Kids    
Weekend Edition Sunday K Blows Top Peter Carlson

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