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The world's top authors and critics join host Pamela Paul and editors at The New York Times Book Review to talk about the week's top books, what we're reading and what's going on in the literary world.

The world's top authors and critics join host Pamela Paul and editors at The New York Times Book Review to talk about the week's top books, what we're reading and what's going on in the literary world.
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The world's top authors and critics join host Pamela Paul and editors at The New York Times Book Review to talk about the week's top books, what we're reading and what's going on in the literary world.

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English


Episodes

Rethinking the 'Tangled Tree' of Life

8/17/2018
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David Quammen discusses his new book about the science of evolution, and Andrea Gabor talks about “After the Education Wars.”

Duration:01:02:45

Lydia Millet on 'Fight No More'

8/10/2018
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Millet discusses her new collection of stories, and Alexandra Jacobs talks about Jamie Bernstein’s “Famous Father Girl: A Memoir of Growing Up Bernstein.”

Duration:00:57:19

Beth Macy on 'Dopesick'

8/3/2018
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Macy discusses her new book about the opioid crisis; Lovia Gyarkye talks about Chibundu Onuzo’s “Welcome to Lagos”; and Jennifer Schuessler discusses a controversy in the world of poetry.

Duration:00:58:51

Drawing History

7/27/2018
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Hillary Chute talks about new graphic books that address serious issues, and Nicole Lamy discusses her Match Book column, in which she helps readers find books they'll love.

Duration:00:51:42

True Crime Starring the Creator of Sherlock Holmes

7/20/2018
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Margalit Fox talks about “Conan Doyle for the Defense,” and Tina Jordan discusses this season’s thrillers.

Duration:00:58:07

Making a Killing

7/19/2018
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In this special bonus episode of the Book Review’s podcast, best-selling thriller writers Lee Child, Megan Abbott, Meg Gardiner, Lisa Gardner and Lisa Scottoline discuss the tricks of their best-selling trade.

Duration:00:21:18

From Transcribing for Obama to Writing Her Own Story

7/13/2018
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Beck Dorey-Stein talks about “From the Corner of the Oval,” and Caroline Weber talks about “Proust’s Duchess: How Three Celebrated Women Captured the Imagination of Fin-De-Siècle Paris.”

Duration:01:11:07

An Inside View of Putin

7/6/2018
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Michael McFaul discusses "From Cold War to Hot Peace: An American Ambassador in Putin’s Russia," and Ottessa Moshfegh talks about her new novel, "My Year of Rest and Relaxation."

Duration:01:05:17

The Latest in Cyberwarfare

6/29/2018
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David E. Sanger talks about “The Perfect Weapon,” and Stacy Horn discusses “Damnation Island: Poor, Sick, Mad & Criminal in 19th-Century New York.”

Duration:01:05:14

The Life of Atticus Finch

6/22/2018
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Crespino talks about his biography of Harper Lee's fictional character, and Philip Dray talks about “The Fair Chase: The Epic Story of Hunting in America.”

Duration:00:59:33

The Things We Inherit

6/15/2018
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Carl Zimmer discusses “She Has Her Mother’s Laugh,” and Henry Alford talks about “And Then We Danced.”

Duration:01:10:49

Michael Pollan on His Acid Test

6/8/2018
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Michael Pollan talks about “How to Change Your Mind,” and Edward Tenner discusses “The Efficiency Paradox.”

Duration:01:01:10

Dinosaurs, the Master of Horror and Philip Roth

6/1/2018
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Steve Brusatte talks about “The Rise and Fall of the Dinosaurs”; Victor Lavalle and Gilbert Cruz discuss the work of Stephen King; and Dwight Garner, A.O. Scott and Taffy Brodesser-Akner talk about the legacy of Philip Roth.

Duration:01:06:13

David Sedaris on ‘Calypso’

5/25/2018
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Sedaris talks about his latest book, and Alisa Roth discusses “Insane: America’s Criminal Treatment of Mental Illness.”

Duration:01:20:23

Lost at Sea

5/18/2018
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Rachel Slade talks about “Into the Raging Sea,” and Clemantine Wamariya discusses “The Girl Who Smiled Beads.”

Duration:01:12:47

Amy Chozick on 'Chasing Hillary'

5/11/2018
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Chozick discusses her time covering Hillary Clinton on the campaign trail, and Sloane Crosley talks about her new collection of essays, “Look Alive Out There.”

Duration:01:05:16

There Is Nothin' Like a Tune

5/4/2018
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Todd S. Purdum talks about “Something Wonderful: Rodgers and Hammerstein’s Broadway Revolution,” and Fran Leadon discusses “Broadway: A History of New York City in Thirteen Miles.”

Duration:01:08:22

Julian Barnes on 'The Only Story'

4/27/2018
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Barnes talks about his latest novel, and Lawrence Wright discusses “God Save Texas.”

Duration:01:13:48

Shapiro and Slimani

4/20/2018
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Shapiro and Slimani

Duration:01:04:23

Parenting in the Age of Omnipresent Screens

4/13/2018
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Pamela Druckerman discusses “The Art of Screen Time” and “Be the Parent, Please,” and Ben Austen talks about “High-Risers: Cabrini-Green and the Fate of American Public Housing.”

Duration:00:53:24