Books We Love Anderson Cooper Short Stories by R. L. Maizes Hardcover, 166 pages, Celadon Books, List Price: $25 | purchase close overlay Buy Featured Book TitleWe Love Anderson CooperSubtitleShort StoriesAuthorR. L. Maizes Your purchase helps support NPR programming. How? Amazon Independent Booksellers NPR Summary A collection of humorous and charming short stories highlights characters who are outsiders and features tales of a boy who outs himself at his bar mitzvah and a painter who inks tattoos that turn into living flesh. Genres: Literary Fiction Fiction Facebook Twitter Flipboard Email NPR stories about We Love Anderson Cooper Review Book Reviews Meaning Well And Making A Mess In 'We Love Anderson Cooper' July 25, 2019 R.L. Maizes' new story collection is a quirky mix of humor, gravity and warmth. She's drawn to outsiders who yearn for connection and who display behaviors and feelings they're not proud of.