Books Stella Gibbons Books by Stella Gibbons Stella Gibbons has written books about: Fiction Facebook Twitter Google+ Email NPR stories about Stella Gibbons Three Books... Country Cousins: 3 Books About Rural Living December 12, 2012 Author Wendy Welch shares her favorite book about small-town life that defy stereotypes. What is your favorite work that takes a bite out of literary tradition? Tell us in the comments. Arts & Life A New Batch of Under-the-Radar Books January 22, 2008 Seattle librarian Nancy Pearl returns with another set of titles you should be reading but haven't (yet). The latest batch features the story of three royal cousins, tales of wild animal adventures and a pun-filled picture book for younger readers. A New Batch of Under-the-Radar Books Listen Toggle more options Download Embed Embed <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/17958464/18293001" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player"> Transcript Excerpt: 'Cold Comfort Farm' January 21, 2008 Excerpt: 'Cold Comfort Farm'