Books Gene Roberts Books by Gene Roberts Gene Roberts has written books about: Politics & Public Affairs Nonfiction History & Society Facebook Twitter Google+ Email NPR stories about Gene Roberts Books for Everyone on Your Holiday Gift List December 14, 2006 If you're still crossing items off your holiday gift list, remember this: You don't have to worry about the right fit or color, if you pick a book. Karen Grigsby Bates found plenty of titles worth adding to your shopping list, in categories ranging from novels to cookbooks. Books for Everyone on Your Holiday Gift List Listen Download Embed Embed <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/6589823/6621527" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player"> Transcript Race Little Rock Editor Faced Down Segregationists November 30, 2006 In September 1957, a high school in Little Rock, Ark., became a flashpoint in the fight for civil rights. A number of heroes emerged there — not least the students themselves. But another figure, largely forgotten today, played a crucial role in the school's integration. Little Rock Editor Faced Down Segregationists Listen Download Embed Embed <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/6551052/6557238" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player"> Transcript Excerpt: 'The Race Beat' November 30, 2006 Read from the nonfiction book by Gene Roberts and Hank Klibanoff.