Books Joe Hill Books by Joe Hill Joe Hill has written books about: Mysteries, Thrillers & Crime Fiction Facebook Twitter Google+ Email NPR stories about Joe Hill Author Interviews Joe Hill On 'Fireman,' Family And ... Fart Cookies? May 22, 2016 Novelist Joe Hill's latest, The Fireman, is an apocalyptic plague tale about a pathogen that makes sufferers explode. He says his father Stephen King has had a great influence on his storytelling. Joe Hill On 'Fireman,' Family And ... Fart Cookies? Listen· 8:07 8:07 Download Embed Embed <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/478840908/479048570" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player"> Transcript Critics' Lists: Summer 2013 Best Of The Summer: 6 Books The Critics Adore July 9, 2013 Have you ever found yourself in the library or a bookstore, about to go on vacation, with no idea what books to bring? NPR's Lynn Neary talks to three book critics about the best reads of the summer. Best Of The Summer: 6 Books The Critics Adore Listen· 4:48 4:48 Download Embed Embed <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/200066174/200466977" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player"> Transcript New In Paperback Bite Into A Mass Murder Mystery, Marital Meltdown, And More March 9, 2011 In fiction, Christopher Moore's goth teen countess returns, Ian McEwan merges marriage woes with climate change, and Lionel Shriver takes on the ailing health care system. In nonfiction, Deborah Amos describes the forced migration of Sunnis in Iraq, and Rebecca Skloot tells a story of immortality — of sorts. What We're Reading What We're Reading, Feb. 23 - Mar. 1 February 23, 2010 This week, a crime novel from the other Swedish superstar; mystery and devilment by the son of a horror legend; and a reporter examines the explosive growth in diagnosing — and dosing — kids with psychological disorders.