Alan Cheuse Alan Cheuse reviewed books on All Things Considered for more than 30 years. He died on July 31, 2015 at the age of 75.

'Tokyo Year Zero' Gets Under Readers' Skin

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'Abstinence Teacher' Might Be Better on Screen

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Short Stories Set in Mideast Earn O'Connor Award

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Three India Stories Comprise 'Elephanta Suite'

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Alexie's 'Absolutely True Diary'

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'Exit Ghost' from Philip Roth

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Johnson Covers Vietnam, CIA in 'Tree of Smoke'

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Diaz's First Novel Details a 'Wondrous Life'

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'Septembers of Shiraz' a First Novel, Set in Tehran

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Comic Novel 'Hocus Potus' Takes on Iraq War

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Lessing's 'The Cleft' Ponders Origins of Life

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Unhappy Paradise in 'The Descendants'

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