Nicole Cohen

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Comment Your Friendly Guide To Great Podcasts

Tuesday, November 03, 2015

We just made discovering new podcasts a whole lot easier. Here are 200+ episodes, hand-picked by listeners like you (and Matthew McConaughey).


8 Picture Books You Don't Have To Be A Kid To Love

Saturday, January 31, 2015

Here at NPR Books, we may be grown-ups, but we still enjoy channeling our inner 7-year-olds. And this week, we have the perfect excuse: Monday's Caldecott Medal announcement for picture book artistry.


NPR's Book Concierge: Our Guide To 2014's Great Reads

Wednesday, December 03, 2014

NPR staff and critics selected some 250 standout titles. Now it's up to you: Choose your own adventure! Use our tags to filter books and find the perfect read for yourself or someone else.


#ColorFacts: A Weird Little Lesson, In Rainbow Order

Thursday, October 23, 2014

Where'd the term "red tape" come from? Why are the Simpsons yellow? And is there a rhyme for orange? We answer these pressing questions — and more — in a new look at your old friend Roy G. Biv.


Last Book Club Meeting: 'Grapes Of Wrath' Turns 75. Let's Discuss.

Monday, April 14, 2014

The I-Will-If-You-Will Book Club just finished reading John Steinbeck's Dust Bowl saga. Scholar Susan Shillinglaw joins us in the comments to talk about the book's legacy.


Book Club Meeting: Come Talk About 'Grapes Of Wrath,' Chapters 11-20

Monday, March 24, 2014

The I-Will-If-You-Will Book Club is reading John Steinbeck's Dust Bowl classic. (Some of us for the very first time!) Join us in the comments to discuss what we've read so far.


Book Club Meeting: Come Talk About Steinbeck's 'Grapes Of Wrath'

Monday, March 03, 2014

The I-Will-If-You-Will Book Club is reading John Steinbeck's Dust Bowl classic. (Some of us for the very first time!) Here we discuss Chapters 1 through 10.


'Calvin & Hobbes' Creator Pens His First Public Comic In 18 Years

Thursday, February 27, 2014

Bill Watterson drew the poster for the upcoming documentary Stripped, a self-described "love letter" to comics. The project marks a break in Watterson's relatively anonymous post-Calvin life.


Last Chance To Read 'Grapes Of Wrath' Before It Turns 75

Monday, February 17, 2014

Somehow, a lot of us at NPR Books have never read John Steinbeck's Dust Bowl classic. So when we realized this anniversary was coming up, we thought: What better way to pay tribute th...


8 Picture Books That Make Us Wish We Were Kids Again

Sunday, January 26, 2014

Every year, the Caldecott Medal goes to the artist of the most distinguished American children's book. The award committee doesn't bother with nominees, but that doesn't mean we can't...


The Book Concierge Presents NPR Staff #FridayReads

Friday, December 06, 2013

This week — inspired by our brand new book app — we're sharing some of our hosts' and journalists' favorite books of the entire year. Audie Cornish, David Greene, Michel Martin and De...


Timeline: A History Of Touch-Screen Technology

Monday, December 26, 2011

Today's touch-screen devices seem like a thing of the future, but the technology that runs your iPad or Android can actually be traced back to 1948 and something called the Electronic Sackbut.