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The world's top authors and critics join host John Williams 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.

The Book Review The New York Times

    • Arts
    • 4.4 • 18 Ratings

The world's top authors and critics join host John Williams 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.

    A Novel About Brilliant Young Game Designers

    A Novel About Brilliant Young Game Designers

    Gabrielle Zevin talks about “Tomorrow, and Tomorrow, and Tomorrow,” and Morgan Talty discusses “Night of the Living Rez.”

    • 49 min
    Sensing the World Anew Through Other Species

    Sensing the World Anew Through Other Species

    Ed Yong talks about “An Immense World,” and Terry Alford discusses “In the Houses of Their Dead.”

    • 45 min
    Jackie, Before Marrying Jack

    Jackie, Before Marrying Jack

    Elisabeth Egan talks about Louis Bayard’s “Jackie & Me,” and Matthew Schneier discusses Paula Byrne’s biography of Barbara Pym.

    • 47 min
    Tom Perrotta on the Return of Tracy Flick

    Tom Perrotta on the Return of Tracy Flick

    Perrotta talks about “Tracy Flick Can’t Win,” and Ann Leary discusses “The Foundling.”

    • 52 min
    One Island, Two Men and Lots of Big Questions

    One Island, Two Men and Lots of Big Questions

    Karen Jennings talks about her new novel, “An Island,” and Phil Klay discusses “Uncertain Ground.”

    • 53 min
    Remembering the ‘Great Stewardess Rebellion’

    Remembering the ‘Great Stewardess Rebellion’

    Nell McShane Wulfhart discusses her new history of a labor movement, and James Kirchick talks about “Secret City: The Hidden History of Gay Washington.”

    • 51 min

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