Books Euphoria by Lily King Paperback, 261 pages, Pgw, List Price: $16 | purchase close overlay Buy Featured Book TitleEuphoriaAuthorLily King Your purchase helps support NPR programming. How? Amazon Independent Booksellers Other editions available for purchase: Hardcover, 261 pages, Pgw, $25, published June 3 2014 | purchase close overlay Buy Featured Book TitleEuphoriaAuthorLily King Your purchase helps support NPR programming. How? Amazon iBooks Independent Booksellers NPR Summary Frustrated by his research efforts and depressed over the death of his brothers, Andrew Bankson begins a tumultuous relationship with two fellow anthropologists, a married couple, in 1930s New Guinea. Genres: Historical Fiction Fiction Awards and Recognition 45 weeks on NPR Paperback Fiction Bestseller List 3 weeks on NPR Hardcover Fiction Bestseller List Facebook Twitter Flipboard Email NPR stories about Euphoria The Book Concierge: Find your next read with NPR's 2014 book guide >> NPR hide caption toggle caption NPR Books NPR's Book Concierge: Our Guide To 2014's Great Reads December 3, 2014 NPR staff and critics selected some 250 standout titles. Now it's up to you: Choose your own adventure! Use our tags to filter books and find the perfect read for yourself or someone else. Review Book Reviews Suspense Along The Sepik With The Young Scientists Of 'Euphoria' June 5, 2014 Lily King's new novel was inspired by a real-life moment in 1933, when the lives of anthropologist Margaret Mead and two of her husbands intersected on an expedition to the Sepik River in New Guinea.