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Here is a sample of some of the books prominently featured in the media this week.

September 17:

Entertainment Weekly:

The Water Dancer by Ta-Nehisi Coates

The Water Dancer by Ta-Nehisi Coates

Grand Union: Stories by Zadie Smith

Grand Union Stories by Zadie Smith

The Dutch House by Ann Patchett

The Dutch House by Ann Patchett

Carrie Fisher: A Life on the Edge: A Life on the Edge by Sheila Weller

Carrie Fisher A Life on the Edge A Life on the Edge by Sheila Weller

Hungry: Eating, Road-Tripping, and Risking It All with the Greatest Chef in the World by Jeff Gordinier

Hungry Eating Road-Tripping and Risking It All with the Greatest Chef in the World by Jeff Gordinier

The Testaments: The Sequel to The Handmaid’s Tale by Margaret Atwood

The Testaments The Sequel to The Handmaid's Tale by Margaret Atwood

NPR:

Don’t You Forget About Me by Mhairi McFarlane

Don't You Forget About Me by Mhairi McFarlane

The Divers’ Game by Jesse Ball

The Divers' Game by Jesse Ball

Something Deeply Hidden: Quantum Worlds and the Emergence of Spacetime by Sean Carrol

Something Deeply Hidden Quantum Worlds and the Emergence of Spacetime by Sean Carrol

New York Post:

Into the Planet: My Life as a Cave Diver by Jill Heinerth

Into the Planet My Life as a Cave Diver by Jill Heinerth

NYT:

Sontag: Her Life and Work by Benjamin Moser

Sontag Her Life and Work by Benjamin Moser

Yale Needs Women: How the First Group of Girls Rewrote the Rules of an Ivy League Giant by Anne Gardiner Perkins

Yale Needs Women How the First Group of Girls Rewrote the Rules of an Ivy League Giant by Anne Gardiner Perkins

Some Places More Than Others by Renée Watson

Some Places More Than Others by Renée Watson

People:

The Institute by Stephen King

The Institute by Stephen King

The Testaments: The Sequel to The Handmaid’s Tale by Margaret Atwood

The Testaments The Sequel to The Handmaid's Tale by Margaret Atwood

Inheritance: A Memoir of Genealogy, Paternity, and Love by Dani Shapiro

Inheritance A Memoir of Genealogy, Paternity, and Love by Dani Shapiro

Turtles All the Way Down by John Green

Turtles All the Way Down by John Green

The Washington Post:

The Secrets We Kept by Lara Prescott

The Secrets We Kept by Lara Prescott

Guts by Raina Telgemeier

Guts by Raina Telgemeier

Authors on Air: 

CBS Sunday Morning:

A Life in Movies Stories from 50 years in Hollywood by Irwin Winkler Irwin Winkler

NPR:

Gun Island by Amitav Ghosh Amitav Ghosh

 

September 10:

The Atlantic:

Sontag: Her Life and Work by Benjamin Moser

Sontag Her Life and Work by Benjamin Moser

NPR:

The Testaments: The Sequel to The Handmaid’s Tale by Margaret Atwood

The Testaments The Sequel to The Handmaids Tale by Margaret Atwood

Gideon the Ninth by Tamsyn Muir

Gideon the Ninth by Tamsyn Muir

NYT:

Guest House for Young Widows: Among the Women of ISIS by Azadeh Moaveni

Guest House for Young Widows Among the Women of ISIS by Azadeh Moaveni

The Education of an Idealist: A Memoir by Samantha Power

The Education of an Idealist A Memoir by Samantha Power

Out of Darkness, Shining Light by Petina Gappah

Out of Darkness Shining Light by Petina Gappah

Gun Island by Amitav Ghosh

Gun Island by Amitav Ghosh

The Institute by Stephen King

The Institute by Stephen King

Time:

Eyes to the Wind: A Memoir of Love and Death, Hope and Resistance by Ady Barkan

Eyes to the Wind A Memoir of Love and Death, Hope and Resistance by Ady Barkan

The Most Spectacular Restaurant in the World: The Twin Towers, Windows on the World, and the Rebirth of New York by Tom Roston

The Most Spectacular Restaurant in the World: The Twin Towers, Windows on the World, and the Rebirth of New York by Tom Roston

USA Today:

Audience of One: Donald Trump, Television, and the Fracturing of America by James Poniewozik

Audience of One Donald Trump Television and the Fracturing of America by James Poniewozik

The Institute by Stephen King

The Institute by Stephen King

The Washington Post:

The World Doesn’t Require You: Stories by Rion Amilcar Scott

The World Doesn't Require You Stories by Rion Amilcar Scott

The Institute by Stephen King

The Institute by Stephen King

Authors on the Air:

Fox News:

I am Walt Disney by Brad Meltzer Brad Meltzer

 To Build a Better World Choices to End the Cold War and Create a Global Commonwealth by Philip Zelikow and Condoleezza Rice Condoleezza Rice

NPR:

Poisoner In Chief Sidney Gottlieb and the CIA Search for Mind Control by Stephen Kinzer Stephen Kinzer

 

The Testaments The Sequel to The Handmaids Tale by Margaret Atwood Margaret Atwood

 

Naturally Tan by Tan France Tan France

 

PBS:

The Testaments The Sequel to The Handmaids Tale by Margaret Atwood Margaret Atwood

handmaids tale Dystopian novels that inspired Margaret Atwood

September 03:

NPR:

The Turn of Midnight by Minette Walters

The Turn of Midnight by Minette Walters

The Ventriloquists by E.R. Ramzipoor

The Ventriloquists by ER Ramzipoor

Mind Games by Shana Silver

Mind Games by Shana Silver

NYT:

The Secrets We Kept by Lara Prescott

The Secrets We Kept by Lara Prescott

Cantoras by Carolina De Robertis

Cantoras by Carolina De Robertis

We, the Survivors by Tash Aw

We the Survivors by Tash Aw

Quichotte by Salman Rushdie

Quichotte by Salman Rushdie

The Ungrateful Refugee: What Immigrants Never Tell You by Dina Nayeri

The Ungrateful Refugee What Immigrants Never Tell You by Dina Nayeri

Dominicana by Angie Cruz

Dominicana by Angie Cruz

The Sweetest Fruits by Monique Truong

The Sweetest Fruits by Monique Truong

People:

Genius Foods: Become Smarter, Happier, and More Productive While Protecting Your Brain for Life by Max Lugavere, Paul Grewal, M.D.

Genius Foods Become Smarter Happier and More Productive While Protecting Your Brain for Life by Max Lugavere Paul Grewal MD

USA Today:

Fentanyl, Inc.: How Rogue Chemists Are Creating the Deadliest Wave of the Opioid Epidemic by Ben Westhoff

Fentanyl Inc How Rogue Chemists Are Creating the Deadliest Wave of the Opioid Epidemic by Ben Westhoff

Vanity Fair:

Red at the Bone by Jacqueline Woodson

Red at the Bone by Jacqueline Woodson

The Washington Post:

The Yellow House by Sarah M. Broom

The Yellow House by Sarah M Broom

Bottle Grove by Daniel Handler

Bottle Grove by Daniel Handler

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