Books Julie Orringer Books by Julie Orringer Julie Orringer has written books about: Historical Fiction Fiction Facebook Twitter Google+ Email NPR stories about Julie Orringer Books Vacation Reads For The High Country Adventurer July 24, 2011 Like a good summer read, a trip to the Rocky Mountains provides an elevated get-away from the daily grind. Nicole Magistro, owner of The Bookworm in Edwards, Colo., names some of the more popular reads for Vail Valley vacationers this summer. Vacation Reads For The High Country Adventurer Listen · 3:46 3:46 Toggle more options Download Embed Embed <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/138603097/138653622" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player"> Transcript New In Paperback A Love Story Writ Large, How Men Think, And 'Iliad' Re-Imagined January 26, 2011 Julie Orringer's much-anticipated first novel is a love story set on the eve of World War II, while Anne Tyler's latest probes a man's personal awakening at age 60. Meanwhile, David Malouf re-imagines one of Homer's most famous encounters. In nonfiction, Dr. Louann Brizendine is back with a look at the male brain. Aaron Meshon Best Books Of 2010 Fresh Delivery: Indie Booksellers Pick 2010 Favorites December 10, 2010 It's that time of year again! Susan Stamberg chats with three independent booksellers about their favorite reads of the year, from an atlas of remote islands to a children's book about feminist heroes. Fresh Delivery: Indie Booksellers Pick 2010 Favorites Listen · 7:20 7:20 Toggle more options Download Embed Embed <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/131788190/131955663" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player"> Transcript Review Book Reviews Love And Darkness At The Edge Of World War II May 4, 2010 Julie Orringer's The Invisible Bridge follows a Hungarian couple enjoying a Parisian romance when the Nazi rise to power forces them back to their homeland. Reviewer Michael Schaub says that Orringer, who wrote the short story collection How to Breathe Underwater, has written a first novel that is unexpected but breathtaking.