Books Lauren Redniss Books by Lauren Redniss Lauren Redniss has written books about: Nonfiction Biography & Memoir Art & Design Facebook Twitter Google+ Email NPR stories about Lauren Redniss Best Books Of 2011 The Lives Of Geniuses: Five Brilliant Biographies December 20, 2011 These five books take us inside the minds of a founding father and the father of the iPod; the vexing artists who brought us Starry Night and Slaughterhouse-Five; and the couple whose scientific discoveries changed the world in awesome, and awful, ways. Lauren Redniss/It Books Author Interviews The 'Twilight Softness' Of 'Radioactive' January 7, 2011 In her new, stunning visual biography, Radioactive: Marie & Pierre Curie, A Tale of Love and Fallout, Lauren Redniss describes (and draws) the marriage and discoveries of the famous scientific couple. The 'Twilight Softness' Of 'Radioactive' Listen · 5:33 5:33 Toggle more options Download Embed Embed <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/132740557/132743582" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player"> Transcript Gift Books to Delight, Inspire and 'Wow' November 27, 2006 This baker's dozen of picks for the booklovers on your list spans a range from American masters to Mexican pinups, panoramas to punk rock, cartoons to caterpillars. Why ask why? Enjoy!