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NPR Books Watch — 10/2-10/8

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 (26 last week)

All Things Considered: 3 (3 LW)

Diane Rehm: 3 (4 LW)

Fresh Air: 3 (6 LW)

Morning Edition: 7 (3 LW) 3 (2 LW)

Talk of the Nation: 4 (3 LW)

Tell Me More: 1 (1 LW)

Weekend Edition Saturday: 1 (3 LW)

Weekend Edition Sunday: 1 (0 LW)

All Things Considered Spooner Pete Dexter
All Things Considered Past is Never Dead, The Harry Maclean
All Things Considered Naked Lunch William S. Burroughs
Diane Rehm Children’s Book, The A.S. Byatt
Diane Rehm Boy Who Harnessed the Wind, The* William Kamkwamba
Diane Rehm Justice Michael J.  Sandel
Fresh Air Heart of a Patriot Max Cleland
Fresh Air Manhood for Amateurs Michael Chabon
Fresh Air Dead Hand, The David Hoffman
Morning Edition Return to the Hundred Acre Wood David Benedictus
Morning Edition Testing the Ice Sharon Robinson
Morning Edition Heart of a Patriot Max Cleland
Morning Edition Lessons in Disaster Gordon Goldstein
Morning Edition Defend the Realm Christopher Andrew
Morning Edition We’ll Be Here for the Rest of Our Lives Paul Shaffer
Morning Edition In Afghanistan David Loyn Informers, The Juan Gabriel Vasquez Our Boys Joe Drape Manhood for Amateurs Michael Chabon
Talk of the Nation Plan B 4.0 Lester Brown
Talk of the Nation Strangest Man, The Graham Farmelo
Talk of the Nation Searching for Whitopia Rich Benjamin
Talk of the Nation Clinton Tapes Taylor Branch
Tell Me More Scared Silent Mildred Mohammed
Weekend Edition Saturday Big Machine Victor LaValle
Weekend Edition Sunday Bicycle Diaries, The David Byrne

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