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This Week In Books (10/26 – 11/01)

The Goldfinch by Donna Tartt

New and still going on WRBH! Up this week is…

Best Selling Fiction – A TALE FOR THE TIME BEING by Ruth Ozeki and read by Ellen Hazzard and, starting Wednesday, THE GOLDFINCH by Donna Tartt and read by Shawn Hollahan (M-F 11AM-12PM; 9:30PM-10:30PM)

Best Seller Non- Fiction –  A DEADLY WANDERING by Matt Richtel and read by Maureen Heaslip and, starting Thursday, THE LAST DUEL: A TRUE STORY OF CRIME, SCANDAL, AND TRIAL BY COMBAT IN MEDIEVAL FRANCE by Eric Jager and read by Oliver Houck (M-F 9AM-10AM; 7PM-8PM)

Book Off The Shelf  – THE WIND IN THE REEDS: A STORM, A PLAY, AND THE CITY THAT WOULD NOT BE BROKEN by Wendell Pierce and Rod Drehr and read by Wendell Pierce (M-F 2:30PM-3PM; 10:30PM-11PM)

Great Literature  –  SUITE FRANCAISE by Irene Nemirovsky and read by Charlotte Travioso (M-F 8PM-9PM)

Midday Short Story (NEW!)  – HALLOWEEN STORIES! Taken from Alvin Schwartz’s SCARY STORIES TO TELL IN THE DARK collection (MTThF at 12:30PM-1PM)

Midday Poetry – WORD OF MOUTH edited by Catherine Bowman (W 12:30PM-1PM)

Biographies – WITNESS TO CHANGE: FROM JIM CROW TO POLITICAL EMPOWERMENT by Sybil Haydel Morial (M-F 2PM-2:30PM)

YA Literature (NEW!) – OUT OF THE EASY by Ruta Sepetys (M-Sun 9PM-9:30PM)

Crescent City Chronicles –  DO NOT OPEN FOR 50 YEARS by Patty Friedmann (Sat 5PM-6PM)

Military History – KILLING PATTON by Bill O’Reilly (Sun 2PM-3PM)

Sci-Fi and Fantasy – ENDER’S GAME by Orson Scott Card (Th 1AM-2AM; Sun 10PM-11PM)

Tales of Terror – THE GIANT BOOK OF VAMPIRES (W 12AM-1AM; Sat 1AM-2AM)

Monday Mystery – ABOMINABLE by Dan Simmons (T 12AM-2AM)

Thrilling Thursday  –  THE AXEMAN: A NOVEL by Ray Celestin  (F 12AM-1AM)

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