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NPR Books Grid: 9/3-9/9

As you may have seen, NPR has started a new paperback books column that will appear on Wednesdays.


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: 24 (22 last week)

All Things Considered: 5 (5 LW)

Diane Rehm: 4 (4 LW)

Fresh Air: 3 (1 LW)

Morning Edition: 2 (3 LW) 3 (4 LW)

Talk of the Nation: 2 (2 LW)

Tell Me More: 0 (0 LW)

Weekend Edition Saturday: 3 (2 LW)

Weekend Edition Sunday: 2 (1 LW)

All Things Considered My Guilty Pleasure / 666 Salem Kirban
All Things Considered Marathon Richard Billows
All Things Considered My Guilty Pleasure / Zardoz John Boorman
All Things Considered Hillel Joseph Telushkin
All Things Considered Lady Matadors Hotel Cristina Garcia
Diane Rehm Hamlet’s Blackberry* William Powers
Diane Rehm Let’s Take the Long Way Home* Gail Caldwell
Diane Rehm Honey Trail, The Grace Pundyk
Diane Rehm Jane Addams Louise Knight
Fresh Air Fresh Air Remembers Comedian Robert Schimmel
Fresh Air Freedom Jonathan Franzen
Fresh Air Freedom Jonathan Franzen
Morning Edition Charlie Chan Yunte Huang
Morning Edition Eight Days Edwidge Danticat Wild Kingdom, The Kevin Huizenga Skippy Dies Paul Murray New in Paperback
Talk of the Nation Third World America Arianna Huffington
Talk of the Nation Homeless to Harvard Liz Murray
Weekend Edition Saturday Junior Officers’ Reading Club, The Patrick Hennessey
Weekend Edition Saturday Glamour of Grammar, The Roy Peter Clark
Weekend Edition Saturday Drive I-95 Stan Posner
Weekend Edition Sunday Old Jews Telling Jokes Eric Hoffman
Weekend Edition Sunday Odious Ogre, The Norton Juster

September 10, 2010 - Posted by | NPR Books Watch | , , , , , , ,

1 Comment »

  1. happy

    Comment by chirag | October 25, 2010 | Reply

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