Books James Hynes Books by James Hynes James Hynes has written books about: Science Fiction & Fantasy Fiction Literary Fiction Facebook Twitter Google+ Email NPR stories about James Hynes May-Ying Lam/NPR What We're Reading What We're Reading, March 9-15 March 9, 2010 Is the biblically inspired Angelology the next Da Vinci Code? James Hynes' Next causes us to inaugurate the genre "Mick lit" (think middle-aged men and the Rolling Stones). A prominent advocate of No Child Left Behind reverses course. And ace spy John Wells is back, undercover and in deep. Books Under the Radar: Books Not to Miss May 8, 2007 Plenty of books find a few devoted readers but leave the rest of us unaware that they were even there. Librarian Nancy Pearl reviews some of these "under the radar" books, including fiction, short stories and poetry. Under the Radar: Books Not to Miss Listen Toggle more options Download Embed Embed <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/9255546/10046997" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player"> Transcript Excerpt: ' Kings of Infinite Space' May 8, 2007 Read an excerpt from Kings of Infinite Space by James Hynes.