Books Beatriz Williams Books by Beatriz Williams Beatriz Williams has written books about: Romance Historical Fiction Fiction Science Fiction & Fantasy Facebook Twitter Flipboard Email NPR stories about Beatriz Williams Review Book Reviews 'The Golden Hour' Is A Refreshingly Bittersweet Read July 14, 2019 Beatriz Williams' new novel follows a woman searching for her missing husband in London during World War II, jumping back and forth in time to show all the people and events that led her there. NPR Books NPR's Book Concierge: Our Guide To 2015's Great Reads December 8, 2015 The Book Concierge is back and all new for 2015! Explore more than 260 standout titles picked by NPR staff and critics. Critics' Lists: Summer 2012 Lesser-Known Lit: Seeking Summer's Hidden Gems July 3, 2012 Passing along a book that no one has heard of is like telling a really good secret. NPR's Barrie Hardymon recommends a hot Southern thriller, a scathing evisceration of the newspaper biz, a slightly ridiculous, totally gratifying romance, and one extra gem that's been hiding in plain sight.