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This seems like a fascinating new novel!
 

Naamah:
A Novel

Sarah Blake

 
Hardback: Riverhead Books, 2019
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Holy Envy:
Finding God in
the Faith Of Others

 
Barbara Brown Taylor

Hardback: HarperOne, 2019
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Listen to this interview with Terry Gross of Fresh Air…

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The Good Immigrant:
26 Writers Reflect on America
Nikesh Shukla and
Chimene Suleyman, Eds.

Hardback: Little, Brown and Co., 2019.
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[ Our Top 10 Episodes of On Being ]

 

Becoming Wise:
An Inquiry into the Mystery and Art of Living

Krista Tippett

 

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“Most of us can only dream of the dinner parties Krista Tippett could put together. We’re lucky, then, that her new book is the next best thing to an invitation to sit down, make ourselves at home and prepare for a mind-expanding exploration of what it means to be human… Not light reading, but inspiring reading, for those willing to pull up a chair.”
Minneapolis Star Tribune 
 

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Dear Los Angeles:
The City in Diaries and Letters, 1542 to 2018
David Kipen, Editor

 
Hardback: Modern Library, 2018
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Underground:
A Human History of the Worlds Beneath Our Feet

Will Hunt

Hardback: Spiegel & Grau, 2019
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“There’s just so much beneath the streets of New York City that people walking around on the surface don’t ever think about,” Will Hunt says. “Every manhole, every doorway, every stairway going down into the dark [feels] like a potential portal into this like separate world.”
 

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The Heartbeat of Wounded Knee:
Native America from 1890 to the Present
David Treuer

Hardback: Riverhead, 2019
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Listen to David Treuer’s NPR interview
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The Field Guide to the
North American Teenager

Ben Philippe

Hardback: Balzer + Bray, 2019
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NPR is one of the many sources we look to for tips on excellent new books!
We especially love their interviews with authors.

 
Here is a Top 10 list of our favorite NPR author interviews of 2018…

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Matt de la Peña

Hardback: G.P. Putnam.
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No One at the Wheel:
Driverless Cars and the Road of the Future

Samuel Schwartz

Hardback: PublicAffairs, 2018
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Listen to a great interview with Samuel Schwartz 
from NPR’s Fresh Air:

 
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