If you're looking to give a book to a friend or family member this holiday, NPR Books editor Petra Mayer shares her picks.
“Saint Rose of Lima” by The Mercury Program
“Island I’d Love to Live On” by Euphone
“Kar Kar Madison” by Boubacar Traore
“Leaf” by The Sea and Cake
“Johsefin’s Waltz” by Natalie MacMaster
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