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NPR Books Watch — 2/19-2/25

Turns out that blizzard thing the other week was not actually Snowmageddon, because this one is Snowmageddon.  (At least until the next time it snows.)


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.

* indicates the interview is a rebroadcast.


TOTAL book stories for the past week: 15 (22 last week)

All Things Considered: 4 (6 LW)

Diane Rehm: 2 (2 LW)

Fresh Air: 2 (4 LW)

Morning Edition: 2 (3 LW) 3 (3 LW)

Talk of the Nation: 1 (2 LW)

Tell Me More: 0 (1 LW)

Weekend Edition Saturday: 0 (0 LW)

Weekend Edition Sunday: 1 (1 LW)

All Things Considered Slow Death by Rubber Duck Bruce  Lourie
All Things Considered Privileges, The Jonathan Dee
All Things Considered Union Atlantic Adam Haslett
All Things Considered You Must Read This … / Riddley Walker Russell  Hoban
Diane Rehm Making Toast* Roger  Rosenblatt
Diane Rehm Sky Train Canyon Sam
Fresh Air 86’ed Dan Fante
Fresh Air Genius on the Edge Gerald Imber
Morning Edition Good Value Stephen Green
Morning Edition Union Atlantic Adam Haslett One Amazing Thing Chitra Banerjee  Divakaruni What We’re Reading, Feb. 23 – Mar. 1 Star Peter  Biskind
Talk of the Nation Death of Josseline, The Margaret Regan
Weekend Edition Sunday Bloodroot Amy Greene

February 26, 2010 - Posted by | NPR Books Watch | , , , , , ,

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