Archives For NPR
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 2017…
One of this week’s best new book releases is:
Barking to the Choir:
The Power of Radical Kinship
Fr. Gregory Boyle
Fr. Boyle was interviewed this week about this book by
Terry Gross of NPR’s All Things Considered.
LISTEN to this interview…
Today is the birthday of Krista Tippett, the renowned host of public radio’s On Being!
We are big fans of On being, and in honor of the occasion, we offer our list of the Top 10 episodes of the show…
Featuring John Lewis, Mary Oliver, Wendell Berry, David Brooks, and MORE
Krista Tippett’s Newest Book is:
Becoming Wise: An Inquiry into the Mystery and Art of Living
Hope you enjoy these recordings!
#10 – Padraig O’ Tuama
Belonging Creates and Undoes Us Both
*** Padraig O’ Tuama’s book
In the Shelter
One of this week’s best new book releases is…
Braving the Wilderness: The Quest for True Belonging and the Courage to Stand Alone
Brené Brown did an extended interview this week on the NPR show, 1A…
The Virginia State Colony for
Epileptics and Feebleminded: Poems
Molly McCully Brown
Paperback: Persea Books, 2017
Buy Now: [ Amazon ]
Earlier this week, the poet did a striking interview with NPR’s Terry Gross, in which we talks about faith and disability and our bodies, and reads portions of her poems:
I highly recommend given it a listen here:
NPR’s Morning Edition today, featured a great interview with Kwame Alexander about getting kids excited about poetry…
The interview features Alexander’s new book:
The Playbook: 52 Rules to Aim, Shoot, and Score in This Game Called Life