If you're looking to give a book to a friend or family member this holiday, NPR Books editor Petra Mayer shares her picks.
The Baldwin Brothers, “Air Is Invisible”
Steve Earle, “Pocket Full of Rain”
Bonobo, “Days To Come”
Beach House, “Myth”
Cat Power, “Ruin”
Kurt Rosenwinkel, “Minor Blues”
E.S.T., “Eighthundred Streets by Feet”
Miles Davis, “Pinocchio”
The O’Neill Brothers, “Canon in F”
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