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by Kate Morton
Kate Morton’s moody, atmospheric sixth novel follows the history of a country house and its connection to a Victorian painter.
by Philippa Rice
Philippa Rice reveals the highs and lows of sisterhood with laugh-out-loud candor and wit.
by Jake Knapp, John Zeratsky
A set of principles and tactics designed to help readers make the most of each day by focusing on what really matters.
by Parker Peevyhouse
In this time-looping sci-fi thriller, two orphaned teens with foggy memories escape a prison only to realize they may have been safer inside.
by Katya Apekina
Two sisters are forced to deal with dark family history when their mother's suicide attempt results in their reunion with the father they barely know.
by Ursula K. Le Guin
This is the final book of poetry by the acclaimed author Ursula K. Le Guin, on themes of the natural world, memories, mortality and William Bligh.
by Michael Harvey
Michael Harvey's second crime novel set in 1970s Boston is rich in the ambience of a city facing problems of race, crime, technology and neighborhood loyalty.
by Oge Mora
The tantalizing scent of Omu's stew brings hungry strangers to her door until her intended dinner disappears, but then an impromptu neighborhood feast appears.
by Pope Francis, trans. by Anne Milano Appel
Pope Francis discusses God, politics and the nature of hope in this extensive book-length interview.
by Daniel Torday
Daniel Torday tackles the issue of generational conflict in 21st-century America in a sharp satire.
Thursday, October 11, 2018KCRW's Bookworm: Gary Shteyngart, author of Lake Success: A Novel (Random House, $28, 9780812997415).
Fresh Air: Vanessa Grigoriadis, author of Blurred Lines: Rethinking Sex, Power, and Consent on Campus (Eamon Dolan/Mariner, $15.99, 9781328511935).
Daily Show: Nicole Chung, author of All You Can Ever Know: A Memoir (Catapult, $26, 9781936787975).
Wednesday, October 10, 2018CBS This Morning: Brené Brown, author of Dare to Lead: Brave Work. Tough Conversations. Whole Hearts. (Random House, $28, 9780399592522).
Tuesday, October 9, 2018Fresh Air: P.W. Singer and Emerson T. Brooking, authors of LikeWar: The Weaponization of Social Media (Eamon Dolan/Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, $28, 9781328695741).
Daily Show: Mark Leibovich, author of Big Game: The NFL in Dangerous Times (Penguin Press, $28, 9780399185427).
Thursday, October 4, 2018KCRW's Bookworm: Patrick deWitt, author of French Exit: A Novel (Ecco, $25.99, 9780062846921).
NPR's Here & Now: Stormy Daniels, author of Full Disclosure (St. Martin's Press, $27.99, 9781250205568).
Tonight Show: Gisele Bündchen, author of Lessons: My Path to a Meaningful Life (Avery, $28, 9780525538646).
Wednesday, October 3, 2018NPR's Here and Now: Imogen Hermes Gowar, author of The Mermaid and Mrs. Hancock (HarperCollins, $28.99, 9780062859952).
Daily Show: Neil deGrasse Tyson, author of Accessory to War: The Unspoken Alliance Between Astrophysics and the Military (Norton, $30, 9780393064445).