New York Times Book Review editor Pamela Paul joins us for our annual holiday books show. That's when we open the phone lines to get listeners' picks for the best books of the year, literary gift ideas and all-time favorite reads. We'll also talk to Paul about her new book, "By The Book: Writers on Literature and the Literary Life."
Book Recommendations Heard During the Show
Books Suggested by Pamela Paul:
Autobiography of a Face by Lucy Grealy
Cheaper by the Dozen by Frank Bulter Gilbreth Jr. and Ernestine Gilbreth Carey
The Chronicles of Narnia by C.S. Lewis
The Emperor of All Maladies: A Biography of Cancer by Siddhartha Mukherjee