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NPR Books Watch — 11/13-11/19

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: 30 (30 last week)

All Things Considered: 6 (8 LW)

Diane Rehm: 3 (4 LW)

Fresh Air: 2 (3 LW)

Morning Edition: 3 (3 LW) 4 (6 LW)

Talk of the Nation: 9 (3 LW)

Tell Me More: 1 (0  LW)

Weekend Edition Saturday: 1 (2 LW)

Weekend Edition Sunday: 1 (1 LW)

All Things Considered Nairobi to Shenzhen Mark Ndesandjo 
All Things Considered Twilight’ Craze Inspires Manuals For Toothy Teens    
All Things Considered Department of Mad Scientists, The Michael Belfiore
All Things Considered When China Rules the World Martin Jacques
All Things Considered Story Specialists: Doctors Who Write    
All Things Considered A Conservative Read On Palin’s ‘Going Rogue’    
Diane Rehm Fatal Strain, The Alan Sipress
Diane Rehm Little Pink House, The* Jeff Benedict
Diane Rehm Julie Andrews’ Collection of Poems, Songs, and Lullabies Julie Andrews
Fresh Air Buyout of America, The Josh  Kosman
Fresh Air I Still Do Judith Fox
Morning Edition Palin Begins Media Blitz For ‘Going Rogue’    
Morning Edition Reading Sarah Palin: Will She Run For President?    
Morning Edition Hundreds Wait In Mich. Cold To See Sarah Palin Hardcover Fiction Bestsellers For Nov.12, 2009 Children’s Book, The A.S. Byatt What We’re Reading, Nov. 17 – 23, 2009 Army Relents; Allows Limited Media At Palin Event    
Talk of the Nation Charles Darwin’s On the Origin of Species Michael Keller
Talk of the Nation Step Out on Nothing Byron  Pitts
Talk of the Nation Luna Park Kevin Baker
Talk of the Nation Last Words George Carlin
Talk of the Nation Is Palin’s Going Rogue a Good Read?    
Talk of the Nation Dead Silence Randy Wayne White
Talk of the Nation Persecution of Sarah Palin: How the Elite Media Tried to Bring Down a Rising Star Matthew  Continetti
Talk of the Nation Googled Ken Auletta
Talk of the Nation Books That Will Help You Understand Afghanistan    
Tell Me More Let’s Get Free Paul Butler
Weekend Edition Saturday Hard Work Roy Williams
Weekend Edition Sunday Angel Time Anne Rice

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