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In Paradise: A Novel

In Paradise: A Novel

FEATURED FICTION: “The bestselling final novel by a writer of incomparable range, power, and achievement, a three-time winner of the National Book Award. Peter Matthiessen was a literary legend, the author of more than thirty acclaimed books. In this, his final novel, he confronts the legacy of evil, and our unquenchable desire to wrest good from

This Week In Books (02/29 – 03/06):

This Week In Books (02/29 – 03/06):

New and still going on WRBH! Up this week is… Best Selling Fiction  –   THE CHILDREN ACT by Ian McEwan and read by Kathleen Langan (M-F 11AM-12PM; 9:30PM-10:30PM) Best Seller Non- Fiction  –  THE BIG SHORT: INSIDE THE DOOMSDAY MACHINE by Michael Lewis and read by Jed Horne (M-F 9AM-10AM; 7PM-8PM) Book Off The Shelf (NEW!)

Downstream Towards Home: A Book Of Rivers

Downstream Towards Home: A Book Of Rivers

FEATURED BOOK OFF THE SHELF: “American rivers are among the most diverse and challenging in the world, and for many the excitement and escape they offer develops into a lifelong pursuit. In Downstream Toward Home, Oliver A. Houck recounts his six decades exploring America’s waterways,from unnamed creeks and Louisiana swamps to the rivers of western

This Week In Books (02/01 – 02/07):

This Week In Books (02/01 – 02/07):

New and still going on WRBH! Up this week is… Best Selling Fiction –  THE STORY HOUR by Thrity Umrigar and read by Pamela Franco (M-F 11AM-12PM; 9:30PM-10:30PM) Best Seller Non- Fiction (NEW!) –  MODERN ROMANCE: AN INVESTIGATION by Aziz Ansari and read by Ray Lang and, starting Tuesday, NEW ORLEANS CARNIVAL KREWES: THE HISTORY, SPIRIT AND

The Last Duel: A True Story of Crime, Scandal, and Trial by Combat in Medieval France

The Last Duel: A True Story of Crime, Scandal, and Trial by Combat in Medieval France

FEATURED NON-FICTION “As the huge crowd seethed with pent-up excitement, the two deadly enemies studied each other intently, their breath hot behind their visors. Each sought the other’s death as fire and water seek each other’s annihilation. The walled field, at first a prison, now became a crucible where one man would be destroyed and

This Week In Books (10/26 – 11/01)

This Week In Books (10/26 – 11/01)

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

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The Premonition: A Pandemic Story

The Premonition: A Pandemic Story

Featured Best-Selling Non-Fiction Monday – Friday @ 6am-7am / 2pm – 3pm / 1:30am – 2:30am New York Times BestsellerAn American Scientist Science Book of 2021A Bloomberg Best Book of 2021A Fortune Best Books of 2021A Guardian Best Book of 2021A Mother Jones Best Book of 2021A Next Big Idea Club Best Nonfiction of 2021One of Smithsonian’s 10 Best Science Books of 2021 For those who could read between the

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