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Book Talk: September 2012 Archives

Fall Books Preview

Fresh Air's book panel---book columnist and editor Becky Toyne and Erin Balser from CBC Books---joined Mary Ito with a preview of the hot books to read this autumn.
Listen to that conversation. audio (runs 13:40)

Here are Becky and Erin's reading recommendations, beginning with Becky's list:

J.K. Rowling, The Casual Vacancy.
PUBLISHER: Little, Brown

Marjorie Celona, Y
PUBLISHER: Hamish Hamilton Canada

Miranda Hill, Sleeping Funny
PUBLISHER: Doubleday Canada

Jon Klassen, This is Not My Hat
PUBLISHER: Candlewick


And here's Erin's list:

The Underwater Welder by Jeff Lemire (Top Shelf Publications)

NW by Zadie Smith (Penguin Books)

The Blondes by Emily Schultz (Random House)