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NPR's Best Books of 2009

Here is a list of the National Public Radio's Best Books of the year 2009. How many of these have you read?
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American Fantastic Tales (Peter Straub)
American Fantastic Tales (Peter Straub)
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American Nerd (Benjamin Nugent)
American Nerd (Benjamin Nugent)
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American Original (Joan Biskupic)
American Original (Joan Biskupic)
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An Elegy for Easterly (Petina Gappah)
An Elegy for Easterly (Petina Gappah)
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The Armies (Evelio Rosero)
The Armies (Evelio Rosero)
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Asterios Polyp (David Mazzucchelli)
Asterios Polyp (David Mazzucchelli)
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Await Your Reply (Dan Chaon)
Await Your Reply (Dan Chaon)
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Bad Things Happen (Harry Dolan)
Bad Things Happen (Harry Dolan)
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Becoming Americans: Four Centuries of Immigrant Writing (Ilan Stavans)
Becoming Americans: Four Centuries of Immigrant Writing (Ilan Stavans)
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The Believers
The Believers
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Blame (Michelle Huneven)
Blame (Michelle Huneven)
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Brooklyn (Colm Toibin)
Brooklyn (Colm Toibin)
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Camus a Romance (Elizabeth Hawes)
Camus a Romance (Elizabeth Hawes)
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Censoring an Iranian Love Story
Censoring an Iranian Love Story
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Charles and Emma: The Darwin's Leap of Faith (Deborah Heiligman)
Charles and Emma: The Darwin's Leap of Faith (Deborah Heiligman)
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Charley Harper: An Illustrated Life (Todd Oldham & Charley Harper)
Charley Harper: An Illustrated Life (Todd Oldham & Charley Harper)
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Cheerful Money: Me, My Family, and the Last Days of Wasp Splendor (Tad Friend)
Cheerful Money: Me, My Family, and the Last Days of Wasp Splendor (Tad Friend)
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City Boy: My Life in New York in the 1960s and 70s (Edmund White)
City Boy: My Life in New York in the 1960s and 70s (Edmund White)
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The Collected Stories of Lydia Davis
The Collected Stories of Lydia Davis
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The Complete Stories of J. G. Ballard (J. G. Ballard)
The Complete Stories of J. G. Ballard (J. G. Ballard)
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The Confessions of Noa Weber (Gail Hareven)
The Confessions of Noa Weber (Gail Hareven)
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Cutting for Stone (Abraham Verghese)
Cutting for Stone (Abraham Verghese)
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Dancing in the Dark: A Cultural History of the Great Depression (Morris Dickstein)
Dancing in the Dark: A Cultural History of the Great Depression (Morris Dickstein)
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Dial H for Hitchcock (Susan Kandel)
Dial H for Hitchcock (Susan Kandel)
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Don't Sleep, There Are Snakes: Life and Language in the Amazonian Jungle (Daniel Everett)
Don't Sleep, There Are Snakes: Life and Language in the Amazonian Jungle (Daniel Everett)
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Everything Matters! (Ron Currie, Jr.)
Everything Matters! (Ron Currie, Jr.)
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Farm City: The Education of an Urban Farmer
Farm City: The Education of an Urban Farmer
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The Financial Lives of the Poets (Jess Walter)
The Financial Lives of the Poets (Jess Walter)
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The Flying Troutmans (Miriam Toews)
The Flying Troutmans (Miriam Toews)
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Fordlandia (Greg Grandin)
Fordlandia (Greg Grandin)
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G.I. Bones (Martin Limon)
G.I. Bones (Martin Limon)
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A Gate at the Stairs (Lorrie Moore)
A Gate at the Stairs (Lorrie Moore)
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The Ghosts of Belfast (Stuart Neville)
The Ghosts of Belfast (Stuart Neville)
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Going Away Shoes (Jill McCorkle)
Going Away Shoes (Jill McCorkle)
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Going Bovine
Going Bovine
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The Good Soldiers
The Good Soldiers
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Happens Every Day: An All Too True Story (Isabel Gillies)
Happens Every Day: An All Too True Story (Isabel Gillies)
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Hardball
Hardball
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The Healing of America (T.R. Reid)
The Healing of America (T.R. Reid)
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The Hour Between (Sebastian Stuart)
The Hour Between (Sebastian Stuart)
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