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NPR Books Watch — 8/13-8/19

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: 28 (16 last week)

All Things Considered: 5 (4 LW)

Diane Rehm: 2 (3 LW)

Fresh Air: 4 (6 LW)

Morning Edition: 6 (4 LW) 3 (4 LW)

Talk of the Nation: 2 (5 LW)

Tell Me More: 0 (0 LW)

Weekend Edition Saturday: 1 (1 LW)

Weekend Edition Sunday: 1 (1 LW)

All Things Considered Sisters in Arms John Witmer
All Things Considered Great Divorce, The Illyon Woo
All Things Considered Frankies Spuntino Kitchen Companion and Cooking Manual, The Frank  Falcinelli
All Things Considered My Guilty Pleasure / World According to Garp, The John Irving
All Things Considered Daily Telegraph Fourth Book of Obituaries, The Hugh  Montgomery-Massingberd
Diane Rehm Composed* Rosanne Cash
Diane Rehm Through a Dog’s Eyes Jennifer Arnold
Fresh Air Fixing My Gaze Susan R. Barry
Fresh Air Minefields of the Heart Sue Diaz
Fresh Air Charlie Chan Yunte Huang
Fresh Air Beyond Katrina Natasha Tretheway
Morning Edition Coming Back Marcia Muller
Morning Edition Cookbook Collector, The Allegra Goodman
Morning Edition Henry Clay David S.  Heidler
Morning Edition Passing Strange Martha Sandweiss
Morning Edition Stories From The ‘Savage Mountain’: Death On K2    
Morning Edition Cross of Redemption, The Randall Kenan War to End All Wars, The Russell Freedman My Hollywood Mona Simpson Nonfiction for the Summer’s End    
Talk of the Nation Extra Lives Tom Bissell
Talk of the Nation Pain Chronicles, The Melanie  Thernstrom
Weekend Edition Saturday Beautiful Yetta Daniel Pinkwater
Weekend Edition Sunday Murder Room, The Michael Capuzzo

August 20, 2010 - Posted by | NPR Books Watch | , , , , , , ,

1 Comment »

  1. Hello Friend Thanks for the very best content.

    Comment by Johnny | August 21, 2010 | Reply

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