Nicole Cohen

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

Monday, February 17, 2014

John Steinbeck's Dust Bowl saga has been on required reading lists for decades, but somehow a lot of us at NPR Books have never read it. (We know! We know!) So when we realized the 75th anniversary was coming up on April 14, we thought: What better way ...


8 Picture Books That Make Us Wish We Were Kids Again

Sunday, January 26, 2014

On Monday, the 76th Randolph Caldecott Medal will go to the artist of the most distinguished American children's book of 2013. (Past winners include Make Way For Ducklings, Where The Wild Things Are and The Polar Express.) The Caldecott committee doesn't bother with nominees, but that doesn't mean we ...


The Book Concierge Presents NPR Staff #FridayReads

Friday, December 06, 2013

If you follow NPR Books on Facebook, Twitter or Tumblr, you may already know that #fridayreads is one of our favorite weekly Internet traditions. Marcel Proust, divine romances, a hamster memoir — as long as it's Friday and in progress, we will share ...


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.