Books Dexter Palmer Books by Dexter Palmer Dexter Palmer has written books about: Historical Fiction Literary Fiction Fiction Science Fiction & Fantasy Facebook Twitter Flipboard Email NPR stories about Dexter Palmer Review Book Reviews 'Mary Toft; Or, The Rabbit Queen' Asks Big Questions About Small Animals November 21, 2019 Dexter Palmer's new novel is based on the strange true story of a woman who confounded the medical and scientific establishments of 18th century England by claiming she'd given birth to rabbits. NPR Books NPR's Book Concierge: Our Guide To 2016's Great Reads December 6, 2016 The Book Concierge is back and bigger than ever! Explore more than 300 standout titles picked by NPR staff and critics. Brandon Chew/NPR Review Book Reviews 'Version Control' Is A Dizzying Elevation Of The Time-Travel Tale February 26, 2016 Don't call it a time machine! Dexter Palmer's new novel follows a professor who's invented what he calls a "causality violation device" — and his wife, who suspects her world is going strange.