Books The Jazz Life of Dr. Billy Taylor by Billy Dr. Taylor and Teresa L. Reed Hardcover, 227 pages, Indiana University Press, List Price: $25 | purchase close overlay Buy Featured Book TitleThe Jazz Life of Dr. Billy TaylorAuthorBilly Dr. Taylor and Teresa L. Reed Your purchase helps support NPR programming. How? Amazon iBooks Independent Booksellers Genres: Arts & Entertainment Nonfiction Biography & Memoir Facebook Twitter Google+ Email NPR stories about The Jazz Life of Dr. Billy Taylor Summer Books 2013 Of Ingenuity And Insane Clown Posse: 5 Books On Music August 8, 2013 A lengthy interview with Leonard Bernstein. One man's quest to understand obsessive Phish fandom. A look at the life of a jazz legend. We survey these and other highlights of music-themed books worth reading this summer.