Dahl’s widow revealed the surprising scoop on the BBC earlier this week. (Image credit: Ronald Dumont/Getty Images)
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Lauren Markham’s careful, empathetic new book follows twin brothers from El Salvador, who flee gang violence to make a new life for themselves in a country that’s increasingly harsh to immigrants. (Image credit: Christina Ascani/NPR)
NPR’s Scott Simon talks to author David Barclay Moore about his new book, The Stars Beneath Our Feet.
Fiona Mozley wrote her first novel, Elmet, on her phone while commuting on the train between York and London. She talks with Scott Simon about being shortlisted for the Man Booker Prize.
NPR’s Scott Simon speaks with author Thomas Mullen about his new novel, Lightning Men. It is the story of black and white cops in Atlanta in 1950.