The Week's Best Stories From NPR BooksThis week: A double-header for Valentine's Day with novels and poetry. An oral history of Angels in America. Judy Blume at 80, and a new memoir of life and loss on an Indian reservation in Canada.
Poet Adrienne Rich received several notable awards over the course of her career, including a MacArthur Fellowship, the National Book Foundation Medal for Distinguished Contribution to American Letters and the Frost Medal.
Yogi Berra (left) and Ron Guidry are interviewed before a spring training baseball game between the Yankees and the Washington Nationals at Steinbrenner Field in Tampa, Fla., on March 16.