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NPR Books Watch — 5/21-5/27

One convention down; one to go.  Friday is BBC (Book Blogger Convention).


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: 17 (26 last week)

All Things Considered: 2 (2 LW)

Diane Rehm: 3 (5 LW)

Fresh Air: 2 (4 LW)

Morning Edition: 3 (3 LW) 3 (4 LW)

Talk of the Nation: 1 (3 LW)

Tell Me More: 1 (1 LW)

Weekend Edition Saturday: 1 (2 LW)

Weekend Edition Sunday: 1 (2 LW)

All Things Considered Food Styling Delores Custer
All Things Considered You Must Read This … / Night Soldiers Alan Furst
Diane Rehm Passages in Caregiving* Gail  Sheehy
Diane Rehm Slow Love Dominique Browning
Diane Rehm Bottled and Sold Peter Gleick
Fresh Air Girl Who Kicked the Hornet’s Nest, The Stieg Larsson
Fresh Air Private Life Jane Smiley
Morning Edition Rush Limbaugh Zev Chafets
Morning Edition Upper House, The Terence Samuel
Morning Edition Emily Dickinson’s Garden Marta  McDowell Life Would Be Perfect If I Lived In That House Meghan Daum What We’re Reading: May 25-31 Anthropology of an American Girl Hilary Thayer  Hamann
Talk of the Nation Finding Chandra Scott  Higham
Tell Me More Blueprint, The Kirk Franklin
Weekend Edition Saturday Dangerous Book of Heroes, The Conn Iggulden
Weekend Edition Sunday Carrier Bonnie Rough

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