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NPR Books Watch — 9/25-10/1

Here are the NPR interviews for the last 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 past week: 26 (17 last week)

All Things Considered: 4 (1 LW)

Diane Rehm: 4 (5 LW)

Fresh Air: 6 (1 LW)

Morning Edition: 3 (3LW) 2 (0 LW)

Talk of the Nation: 3 (4 LW)

Tell Me More: 1 (0 LW)

Weekend Edition Saturday: 3 (1 LW)

Weekend Edition Sunday: 0 (2 LW)

All Things Considered Drunk Paul Dickson
All Things Considered Exquisite Corpse Adventure, The    
All Things Considered Her Fearful Symmetry Audrey Niffenegger
All Things Considered Little Bird of Heaven Joyce Carol Oates
Diane Rehm Homer & Langley* E.L. Doctorow
Diane Rehm Fiery Peace in a Cold War, A Neil Sheehan
Diane Rehm Kids Are All Right Diana Welch
Diane Rehm Boy Who Harnessed the Wind, The William Kamkwamba
Fresh Air Clinton Tapes Taylor Branch
Fresh Air 86’ed Dan  Fante
Fresh Air Love & Death* Forrest Church
Fresh Air Juliet, Naked Nick Hornby
Fresh Air NurtureShock Po Bronson
Fresh Air Descent into Chaos Ahmed Rashid
Morning Edition Stephen Roach on the Next Asia Stephen Roach
Morning Edition Read my Pins Madeleine Albright
Morning Edition Reading 9-to-5: Richard Russo’s Favorite Office Lit Richard Russo Case for God, The Karen Armstrong Juliet, Naked Nick Hornby
Talk of the Nation Connected Nicholas Christakis
Talk of the Nation Walking English David Crystal
Talk of the Nation House of Cards David Dickerson
Tell Me More Bending Toward the Sun Rita Lurie
Weekend Edition Saturday Only the Super-rich Can Save Us! Ralph Nader
Weekend Edition Saturday London Cabbie’s Latest Book Recommendations    
Weekend Edition Saturday Anne Frank Francine Prose

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