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The Book Review

By The New York Times

Rank #7 in Literature category

Arts
Literature
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The world's top authors and critics join host Pamela Paul and editors at The New York Times Book Review to talk about the week's top books, what we're reading and what's going on in the literary world.

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The world's top authors and critics join host Pamela Paul and editors at The New York Times Book Review to talk about the week's top books, what we're reading and what's going on in the literary world.

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By utgujjar - Nov 18 2018
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For a book lover like me, this is best that’s out there. Keep up the great work!

A calm, thoughtful way to end the day

By DK F-L - Oct 16 2018
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This podcast is a perfect world where people talk thoughtfully about ideas in books.

iTunes Ratings

976 Ratings
Average Ratings
597
159
99
53
68

Regular Listener

By utgujjar - Nov 18 2018
Read more

For a book lover like me, this is best that’s out there. Keep up the great work!

A calm, thoughtful way to end the day

By DK F-L - Oct 16 2018
Read more

This podcast is a perfect world where people talk thoughtfully about ideas in books.

Top 10 Episode of The Book Review

Rank #1: Inside The New York Times Book Review: ‘Dark Matter and the Dinosaurs’

Nov 27 2015
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This week, Lisa Randall talks about “Dark Matter and the Dinosaurs”; Alexandra Alter has news from the publishing world; Louisa Lim discusses five new memoirs about fleeing North Korea; and John Williams has best-seller news. Pamela Paul is the host.

Rank #2: Inside The New York Times Book Review: ‘Infinite Jest’ at 20

Feb 05 2016
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This week, Michael Pietsch and Tom Bissell talk about David Foster Wallace’s “Infinite Jest”; Alexandra Alter has news from the publishing world; Chris Jennings discusses “Paradise Now”; and Gregory Cowles has best-seller news. Pamela Paul is the host.

Rank #3: Inside The New York Times Book Review: Bill Bryson on Britain

Jan 29 2016
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This week, Bill Bryson talks about “The Road to Little Dribbling”; Jennifer Schuessler has news from the literary world; Molly Young discusses new books about productivity; and Gregory Cowles has best-seller news. Pamela Paul is the host.

Rank #4: Inside The New York Times Book Review: ‘Hogs Wild’

Jul 01 2016
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This week, Ian Frazier talks about “Hogs Wild”; Alexandra Alter has news from the publishing world; Barry Friedman discusses two new books about law enforcement; and John Williams, Gregory Cowles and Parul Sehgal on what people are reading. Pamela Paul is the host.

Rank #5: Inside The New York Times Book Review: ‘You’ll Grow Out of It’

Jul 10 2016
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This week, Jessi Klein discusses her new essay collection; Alexandra Alter has news from the publishing world; Antonio García Martinez talks about “Chaos Monkeys”; and Gregory Cowles and Parul Sehgal on what people are reading. Pamela Paul is the host.

Rank #6: Inside The New York Times Book Review: You, New and Improved

Dec 31 2015
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This week, Heather Havrilesky talks about Amy Cuddy’s “Presence” and Shonda Rhimes’s “Year of Yes,” and Michael Ian Black discusses “Navel Gazing.” Pamela Paul is the host.

Rank #7: The 10 Best Books of 2016

Dec 09 2016
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Stefan Hertmans talks about "War and Turpentine"; editors at the Book Review talk about the year's best books; and Ian McGuire discusses "The North Water."

Rank #8: Inside The New York Times Book Review: Megan Abbott’s ‘You Will Know Me’

Jul 29 2016
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Megan Abbott discusses “You Will Know Me”; Alexandra Alter has news from the publishing world; Marilyn Stasio talks about several new true-crime books; feedback from readers; and Gregory Cowles and John Williams on what people are reading. Pamela Paul is the host.

Rank #9: The Rise of Hitler

Oct 14 2016
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Adam Kirsch discusses Volker Ullrich's new biography of Hitler; Billy Collins talks about his latest collection of poems; and iO Tillett Wright on his new memoir, "Darling Days."

Rank #10: Inside The New York Times Book Review: ‘Girls and Sex’

Mar 25 2016
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This week, Peggy Orenstein talks about “Girls and Sex”; Alexandra Alter has news from the publishing world; John Williams discusses “The Throwback Special”; and Gregory Cowles has best-seller news. Pamela Paul is the host.