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Every Book

This is an attempt to catalog every book mentioned on MPR News from 9 - 12. It will no doubt fail.

Every Book

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On MPR News Friday, March 20 | Minnesota Public Radio News

On MPR News Friday, March 20

Stassen Again

Stassen Again : Online Store


Ask For It by Linda Babcock and Sara Laschever

Gateway to Freedom: The Hidden History of the Underground Railroad

The Little-Known History of the Underground Railroad in New York

"Hidden in Plain View"

Hidden in Plain View

"The Modern Mercenary" by Sean McFate

The Modern Mercenary: Sean McFate - Oxford University Press

"The Latehomecomer" by Kao Kalia Yang.

The Latehomecomer
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Amy Chua and Jeb Rubenfeld's "The Triple Package"

‘The Triple Package: How Three Unlikely Traits Explain the Rise and Fall of Cultural Groups in America’ by Amy Chua and Jed Rubenfeld

"The Boom" by Russell Gold.

The Boom - How Fracking Ignited the American Energy Revolution and Changed the World

"The World Through Arab Eyes" by Shibley Telhami

The World Through Arab Eyes by Shibley Telhami

"All Joy and No Fun" by Jennifer Senior

On MPR News Wednesday, Feb. 25

"In Manchuria" by Michael Meyer

On MPR News Wednesday, Feb. 25

"My Several Worlds" by Pearl S. Buck

On MPR News Wednesday, Feb. 25

Hallucinations by Oliver Sacks

On MPR News Wednesday, Feb. 25

Salt Sugar Fat

Michael Moss - New York Times Reporter and author of Salt Sugar Fat

The Big Fat Surprise by Nina Teicholz

The Big Fat Surprise by Nina Teicholz

In "Ghettoside," reporter Jill Leovy dives into the world of homicide reporting - highlighting the disparities in who gets killed, and whose deaths get coverage in the media. "Homicide had ravaged the country's black population for a century or more," she writes. "The raw agony that it visited on thousands of ordinary people was mostly invisible."

Jill Leovy on 'Ghettoside,' world of homicide reporting

"War Is a Force That Gives Us Meaning" by Chris Hedges was called "a classic" by war photographer Lynsey Addario.

War Is a Force That Gives Us Meaning

Photojournalist Lynsey Addario has built a career traveling through some of the most dangerous parts of the world - covering the Middle East and Africa, active war zones and the after effects of combat. Her new memoir, "It's What I Do," talks about making it as a woman in a male-dominated field and the importance of remembering the humans in front of the camera.

Lynsey Addario on photographing war zones

Confederates in the Attic: Dispatches from the Unfinished Civil War by Tony Horowitz. From Kirkus: "Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Horwitz...takes an eye-opening turn in the South, where his childhood obsession with the Confederacy collides with hard adult realities about race and culture in America."

Confederates in the Attic

This Republic of Suffering by Drew Gilpin Faust was mentioned during our show about women who fought in the Civil War.

"Everything You Wanted to Know About Indians But Were Afraid to Ask" by Anton Treuer

Minnesota Writers Week: Anton Treuer

How to Survive: The Extraordinary Resilience of Ordinary People

Meg Wolitzer's "The Interestings" was mentioned by a Roundtable guest.

Mesmerizing Books to Devour On a Long Flight