If you're looking to give a book to a friend or family member this holiday, NPR Books editor Petra Mayer shares her picks.
Morcheeba, “Be Yourself”
The Wee Trio, “Pinball Number Count”
REM, “Orange Crush”
Steve Earle, “Amerika v6”
Bonobo, “Brace Brace”
Kanye West, “Heard ‘Em Say”
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