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NPR: Books Podcast

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NPR's brings you news about books and authors along with our picks for great reads. Interviews, reviews, the NPR Bestseller Lists, New in Paperback and much more.

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The Kindness Of Strangers Connects A Poet To Her Own Grief

August 11th, 2015

Episode 180 of 550 episodes

Poet Elizabeth Alexander's new book is a memoir of her life with her husband, who died three years ago. During her book tour, readers began giving her keepsakes that help her work through her grief.

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