NPR's Complete Holiday Book Recommendations2008

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58 Works 84,321 Books 2,965 Reviews ½ 4.0
Years:
All, 2009 (46), 2008 (58), 2007 (53), 2006 (100)
WorkYear
Hallelujah Junction: Composing an American Life by John Adams
2008
Dilbert 2.0: 20 Years of Dilbert by Scott Adams
2008
The Spice Merchant's Daughter: Recipes and Simple Spice Blends for the American Kitchen by Christina Arokiasamy
2008
ABC3D by Marion Bataille
2008
How to Cook Everything: Simple Recipes for Great Food by Mark Bittman
2008
2666 by Roberto BolaƱo
2008
The Nancy Book by Joe Brainard
2008
Supreme Courtship by Christopher Buckley
2008
Senselessness by Horacio Castellanos Moya
2008
The Bin Ladens: An Arabian Family in the American Century by Steve Coll
2008
Skyscrapers Of The Midwest by Joshua Cotter
2008
The Oxford Project by Peter Feldstein
2008
The Lost Daughter by Elena Ferrante
2008
Not Quite What I Was Planning: Six-Word Memoirs by Writers Famous and Obscure by Rachel Fershleiser
2008
The Long Embrace: Raymond Chandler and the Woman He Loved by Judith Freeman
2008
The Chinaman by Friedrich Glauser
2008
Still Alive: A Temporary Condition by Herbert Gold
2008
Alan's War by Emmanuel Guibert
2008
660 Curries by Raghavan Iyer
2008
Metropole by Ferenc Karinthy
2008
The Splendid Table's How to Eat Supper: Recipes, Stories, and Opinions from Public Radio's Award-Winning Food Show by Lynne Rossetto Kasper
2008
Kieron Smith, Boy by James Kelman
2008
Basrayatha: The Story of a City by Muhammad Khudayyir
2008
Just After Sunset by Stephen King
2008
Unaccustomed Earth by Jhumpa Lahiri
2008
Performance: Richard Avedon by John^Gregory Lahr, Andre^Nichols, Mike^Tharp, Twyla^Uchida, Mitsuko
2008
The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo by Stieg Larsson
2008
Annie Leibovitz at Work by Annie Leibovitz
2008
Stories by Doris Lessing
2008
Baked: New Frontiers in Baking by Matt Lewis
2008
Ten: All the Foods We Love and 10 Perfect Recipes for Each by Sheila Lukins
2008
Over: The American Landscape at the Tipping Point by Alex MacLean
2008
Seen Behind the Scene: Forty Years of Photographing on Set by Mary Ellen Mark
2008
The Dark Side: The Inside Story of How The War on Terror Turned into a War on American Ideals by Jane Mayer
2008
The Sweet Melissa Baking Book: Recipes from the Beloved Bakery for Everyone's Favorite Treats by Melissa Murphy
2008
Secrets of the Red Lantern: Stories and Vietnamese Recipes from the Heart by Pauline Nguyen
2008
John Lennon: The Life by Philip Norman
2008
Netherland by Joseph O'Neill
2008
An Imperfect Offering: Humanitarian Action in the Twenty-first Century by James Orbinski
2008
Nixonland: The Rise of a President and the Fracturing of America by Rick Perlstein
2008
Heavy Liquid by Paul Pope
2008
The Phaidon Atlas of 21st Century World Architecture by Phaidon Press
2008
Things I have learned in my life so far by Stefan Sagmeister
2008
Art of the Modern Movie Poster: International Postwar Style and Design by Judith Salavetz
2008
Palestinian Walks: Forays into a Vanishing Landscape by Raja Shehadeh
2008
Two Dudes, One Pan: Maximum Flavor from a Minimalist Kitchen by Jon Shook
2008
A Road Trip Journal by Stephen Shore
2008
Death Vows by Richard Stevenson
2008
Good-Bye by Yoshihiro Tatsumi
2008
The New York Times: The Complete Front Pages: 1851-2008 by The New York Times
2008
A Supposedly Fun Thing I'll Never Do Again: Essays and Arguments by David Foster Wallace
2008
Wham-O Super-Book: Celebrating 60 Years Inside the Fun Factory by Tim Walsh
2008
State by State: A Panoramic Portrait of America by Matt Weiland
2008
Who We Were: A Snapshot History of America by Michael Williams
2008
Local by Brian Wood
2008
Dear Darkness by Kevin Young
2008
Small Crimes by Dave Zeltserman
2008
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