A Weekend Edition Editor Shares Her Picks For Best Books Of 2014
Every list of “best books” of the year is as different as a special little snowflake.
Here & Now’s Robin Young speaks with NPR’s Weekend Edition editor Barrie Hardymon about her picks for the best books of 2014.
Hardymon says 2014 was a breakout year for science fiction books, including “ Book of Strange New Things” by Michel Faber and “ The Bone Clocks” by David Mitchell, must-reads for middle schoolers,
Hardymon shares her favorite book of the year — “ The Paying Guests” by Sarah Waters — and her guilty pleasure — “ The King’s Curse” by Philippa Gregory.
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