Anthony Doerr talks 'Cloud Cuckoo Land' and the power of stories : NPR's Book of the Day Following the success of his previous novel All the Light We Cannot See, Anthony Doerr's latest book is an ambitious epic about the power and immortality of stories. He discusses it all with NPR's Scott Simon here. If you're in the market for a novel written by someone who genuinely loves books, this is the pick for you.

'Cloud Cuckoo Land' by Anthony Doerr

'Cloud Cuckoo Land' by Anthony Doerr

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Following the success of his previous novel All the Light We Cannot See, Anthony Doerr's latest book is an ambitious epic about the power and immortality of stories. He discusses it all with NPR's Scott Simon here. If you're in the market for a novel written by someone who genuinely loves books, this is the pick for you.

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Find out where to buy Cloud Cuckoo Land online.

Read the NPR Books review of the book, written by Jason Sheehan.

Listen to Scott Simon's original interview with Doerr.