If you're looking to give a book to a friend or family member this holiday, NPR Books editor Petra Mayer shares her picks.
Cat Power, “Ruin”
Jeff Beck, “Sugar Cane”
Bonobo, “Days To Come”
World Famous Bluejays, “Mud Flaps”
Beach House, “Myth”
Gnarls Barkley, “Crazy”
Radiohead, “Weird Fishes”
Yoron Israel, “Basic Traneing”
Dan Romer and Benh Zeitlin, “Once There Was A Hushpuppy” (From “Beasts Of The Southern Wild” Soundtrack)
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