KUOW's Nancy Pearl Book Reviews

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Nancy Pearl is a librarian with a love of books so strong it has been officially classified as lust. No matter the mood, moment or reason, she can recommend the perfect literary companion. Author of two books, Book Lust and More Book Lust, Nancy joins us to share the most recent books to tickle her fancy.More from KUOW's Nancy Pearl Book Reviews »

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Nancy Pearl: Novels With Mystery And A Touch Of The South

When book-loving KUOW listeners are at a loss for what to read next, help is just a phone call away – as long as the call is to "Book Lust" author Nancy...

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Nancy Pearl: Two Books For Western History Buffs

When KUOW listeners are at a loss for what book to read next, help is just a phone call away – as long as the person picking up the phone is "Book Lust"...

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Nancy Pearl: What To Read Next When You Have A Thing For Mermaids

When KUOW listeners are at a loss for what book to read next, help is just a phone call away – as long as the person picking up the phone is "Book Lust"...

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Nancy Pearl Climbs Out Of Dark December Days With A Sci-Fi Pick

Marcie Sillman speaks with book maven Nancy Pearl about her pick for a new science-fiction novel to transport you out of the dark Pacific Northwest...

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Nancy Pearl Raves About 'Crooked Heart'

Marcie Sillman talks with book hugger Nancy Pearl about this week's reading recommendation: "Crooked Heart" by Lissa Evans, which Pearl says is every...

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Nancy Pearl Votes For A Book On Ballot Access

Marcie Sillman discusses the approach of another presidential election year with librarian Nancy Pearl, who recommends a new book that traces the...

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Nancy Pearl On A Book That Lives Up To Its Title

Marcie Sillman talks with book hugger Nancy Pearl about a book that both surprised and delighted her: "Harriet Wolf's Seventh Book of Wonders," by...

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Nancy Pearl's Pick Asks: Can We Really Transform Public Education?

Marcie Sillman gets the week's reading recommendations from Nancy Pearl, "The Prize: Who's in Charge of America's Schools?" by Dale Russakoff. This new...

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Nancy Pearl Chooses Timeless Kids' Classics

Marcie Sillman talks with reading guru Nancy Pearl about a series of reprints of classic children's books, including "The Highly Trained Dogs of...

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Nancy Pearl Loves An Oldie But Goodie

Marcie Sillman talks to librarian Nancy Pearl about a favorite "comfort book" — one that she chooses to read over and over again. This week's...

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