Books Heidi W. Durrow Books by Heidi W. Durrow Heidi W. Durrow has written books about: Fiction Facebook Twitter Flipboard Email NPR stories about Heidi W. Durrow What books about race or culture would you recommend to a not-so-bookish teen? iStockphoto hide caption toggle caption iStockphoto Code Switch Seeking Wonderful Young Adult Novels That Deal With Race December 18, 2013 What books that touch on topics of race would you recommend to a not-so-bookish teen? A reader asks us to share our suggestions. New In Paperback Cascade Of Characters: Jane Austen Revisited, Facebook Gets Profiled, And More February 10, 2011 From Adam Haslett's unchecked financial wizard to Cathleen Schine's late-life divorce to Alan Bradley's 11-year-old chemist and sleuth, this week's fiction is bursting with big personalities. And in nonfiction, journalist David Kirkpatrick profiles Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg. Graham Letorney/NPR What We're Reading What We're Reading, Feb. 2 - 8, 2010 February 2, 2010 Things fall apart in Louise Erdrich's Shadow Tag. A woman's gift to science yields medical miracles — and outrage — in The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks. What will America be like with one-third more people? A strangely optimistic answer in The Next Hundred Million. And a teenager traces down a tragic family mystery in The Girl Who Fell from the Sky.