by Peter Wohlleben
by Bill Taylor, Troy Andrews, illus. by Bryan Collier
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by David Lynch, Kristine McKenna
Filmmaker David Lynch casts aside his reticence to discuss his life and films in this wildly enjoyable, massive and bracingly candid memoir.
by Adam Frank
Recent breakthroughs in exoplanet detection allow an astronomer to apply hard facts to alien life and offer sobering implications for human civilization.
by Jessica Knoll
A reality show reflects on how one of its participants ended up dead.
by A.M. Homes
In a diverse collection of stories, A.M. Homes casts a shrewd eye on modern life.
by Victoria Johnson
The story of a visionary New York botanist, doctor and influential teacher in the energetic and competitive young United States.
by Dave Itzkoff
It may not be possible to understand fully the complexity of Robin Williams, but this layered, definitive biography comes close.
by Mae Respicio
A Filipino girl with dreams of being an architect determines to build her own tiny house in order to prevent her mother from moving them to another state.
by Katharine Dion
Katharine Dion's singular debut is a polished tapestry rich in character and insight.
by Peng Shepherd
A plague is stealing people's shadows--and their memories.
Wednesday, June 20, 2018Fresh Air: Stephen McCauley, author of My Ex-Life (Flatiron Books, $25.99, 9781250122438).
CBS This Morning: Mona Hanna-Attisha, author of What the Eyes Don't See: A Story of Crisis, Resistance, and Hope in an American City (One World, $28, 9780399590832).
Tuesday, June 19, 2018Fresh Air: David E. Sanger, author of The Perfect Weapon: War, Sabotage, and Fear in the Cyber Age (Crown, $28, 9780451497895).
CBS This Morning: Elin Hilderbrand, author of The Perfect Couple (Little, Brown, $28, 9780316375269).
Today Show: Emily Jane Fox, author of Born Trump: Inside America's First Family (Harper, $27.99, 9780062690777).
The Tonight Show: David Hogg and Lauren Hogg, authors of #NeverAgain: A New Generation Draws the Line (Random House, $10, 9781984801838).
The Opposition with Jordan Klepper: Yeonmi Park, co-author of In Order to Live: A North Korean Girl's Journey to Freedom (Penguin Books, $17, 9780143109747).
Late Night with Seth Meyers: Michael Ian Black, author of I'm Sad (Simon & Schuster, $17.99, 9781481476270).
Monday, June 18, 2018The Opposition with Jordan Klepper: Dan Pfeiffer, author of Yes We (Still) Can: Politics in the Age of Obama, Twitter, and Trump (Twelve, $28, 9781538711712). He also appear on CBS This Morning.
Thursday, June 14, 2018KCRW's Bookworm: Michael Ondaatje, author of Warlight: A Novel (Knopf, $26.95, 9780525521198).
NPR's 1A: John Branch, author of The Last Cowboys: A Pioneer Family in the New West (Norton, $26.95, 9780393292343).
Fresh Air remembers Jill Ker Conway.
The Opposition with Jordan Klepper: Clint Watts, author of Messing with the Enemy: Surviving in a Social Media World of Hackers, Terrorists, Russians, and Fake News (Harper, $27.99, 9780062795984).
Wednesday, June 13, 2018Fresh Air: Howard Bryant, author of The Heritage: Black Athletes, a Divided America, and the Politics of Patriotism (Beacon Press, $26.95, 9780807026991).
CBS This Morning: Roger Bennett, co-author of Men in Blazers Present Encyclopedia Blazertannica: A Suboptimal Guide to Soccer, America's Sport of the Future Since 1972 (Knopf, $27.95, 9781101875988).
Today Show: Fatima Farheen Mirza, author of A Place for Us: A Novel (Hogarth, $27, 9781524763558).
Daily Show: Ian Bremmer, author of Us vs. Them: The Failure of Globalism (Portfolio, $27, 9780525533184).