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NPR interviews with top authors and the NPR Book Tour, a weekly feature and podcast where leading authors read and discuss their writing. Subscribe to the RSS feed.



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'Bring The War Home' Shows 'Lone Wolf' Terrorists Are Really Part Of A Pack

Sun, 22 Apr 2018 07:40:00 -0400

Kathleen Belew's new book explores the impact of the Vietnam War on America's white power movement; Belew says that movement was behind a lot of domestic terror attacks attributed to "lone wolves."



Who Cares If They're Cute? This Zoologist Accepts Animals On Their Own Terms

Sun, 22 Apr 2018 07:39:00 -0400

Zoologist Lucy Cooke says humans aren't doing animals any favors when we moralize their behavior. Her book The Truth About Animals is organized around "fact and not sentimentality."



NPR Poetry Month: Andrea Davis Pinkney

Sat, 21 Apr 2018 17:34:00 -0400

NPR's Michel Martin speaks with children's book author and poet Andrea Davis Pinkney about her picks from the #NPRPoetry submissions.



In 'Chasing Hillary,' Reporter Chronicles A Decade Spent Covering Hillary Clinton

Sat, 21 Apr 2018 17:34:00 -0400

New York Times reporter Amy Chozick, author of a new memoir, talks to Michel Martin about the media's focus on the Hillary Clinton email scandal and the impact on the presidential election.



Talking With Author Sam J. Miller About 'Blackfish City: A Novel'

Sat, 21 Apr 2018 07:36:14 -0400

The new book Blackfish City tells of a near future that's both dystopian and utopian all at once. NPR's Scott Simon talks to Sam J. Miller about his story and about the influence of his father.



New Book 'Windrush' Sheds Light On Multi-Racial Britain

Sat, 21 Apr 2018 07:36:14 -0400

NPR's Scott Simon talks to Trevor Phillips, co-author of: Windrush: The Irresistible Rise of Multi-racial Britain. The U.K. is roiled by revelations of the Windrush generation of immigrants.



'The Only Story': An Old Man Recalls His Young Love For An Older Woman

Sat, 21 Apr 2018 07:36:00 -0400

NPR's Scott Simon talks to author Julian Barnes about his new novel The Only Story. It's about an aging Englishman and the memory of the only woman he ever loved.



Novelist Richard Powers Finds New Stories Deep In Old Growth Forests

Thu, 19 Apr 2018 16:31:00 -0400

In The Overstory, Powers explores how humans can revere ancient trees with "the same kind of sanctity that we reserve exclusively for ourselves."



'Shoot First, Ask Questions Later': Ronan Farrow On A Diplomacy-Less State Department

Wed, 18 Apr 2018 04:26:00 -0400

Journalist Ronan Farrow worked for years in the State Department. In his new book, he describes what he sees as a dangerous whittling away of the agency's influence.



James Comey To 'Fresh Air': The FBI Isn't 'On Anybody's Side'

Tue, 17 Apr 2018 12:12:00 -0400

The former FBI director tells Terry Gross that he wants to sound the alarm about the "forest fire" of the Trump presidency — and also to defend the FBI against charges of partisanship.



Ex-FBI Chief Comey Reflects On Circumstances Surrounding His Firing

Tue, 17 Apr 2018 07:14:00 -0400

In his new book, A Higher Loyalty, former FBI Director James Comey says he did his very best to protect the FBI and the Justice Department from an assault by President Trump.



Transcript: James Comey's Full Interview With Steve Inskeep And Carrie Johnson

Tue, 17 Apr 2018 03:07:00 -0400

Nearly a year after President Trump fired James Comey, the former FBI director has a new memoir, A Higher Loyalty. He talked to NPR about the book and his decisions in the run-up to the 2016 election.



James Comey Says FBI 'Would Be Worse Today' If Not For His Actions

Tue, 17 Apr 2018 00:20:00 -0400

In an interview with NPR, the fired FBI director maintained he wouldn't do things differently if he had a chance. "I saw this as a 500-year flood," he said, "and so where is the manual?"



Former FBI Director Comey Discusses How He Views Trump's Conduct In New Book

Mon, 16 Apr 2018 19:42:00 -0400

Former FBI Director James Comey's book, A Higher Loyalty, comes out Tuesday. Terry Gross of WHYY's Fresh Air talked to Comey about his tell-all memoir a day before it published.



After A Journey Through The Lone Star State, Author Concludes: 'The Future Is Texas'

Mon, 16 Apr 2018 13:48:36 -0400

Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Lawrence Wright predicts that the largest "red" state in the union will eventually move into the "blue" column — and change the nation's politics in the process.