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Actor Joseph Gordon-Levitt (The Dark Knight Rises, Inception, Looper, 500 Days of Summer) made a big splash with The Tiny Book of Tiny Stories—so now hes back with volume 2! One of the most ingenious and successful projects to come out of Gordon-Levitt's online creative coalition hitRECord—an international collaboration of artists and writers—The Tiny Book of Tiny Stories: Volume 2 offers more quirky, delightfully small, ingeniously illustrated haiku-like tales, proving once more that the universe isnt made of atoms; its made of tiny stories. The best things do come in small packages.

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The universe is not made of atoms; it's made of tiny stories.

Featuring 62 contributors from the 14,946 contributions to the Tiny Stories collaboration on HITRECORD.ORG

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HitRECord founder and director Joseph Gordon-Levitts acting career has managed to garner a massive popular appeal while maintaining a widely respected artistic integrity. He recently starred in Christopher Nolans Academy Award-nominated Inception and received Golden Globe, Independent Spirit and Peoples Choice award nominations for his performance in (500) Days of Summer. Currently earning rave reviews for his performance in 50/50, also starring Seth Rogen, his upcoming films include David Koepp actioner Premium Rush and Rian Johnsons sci-fi thriller Looper, with Bruce Willis. He is currently in production on The Dark Knight Rises, the third installment in Christopher Nolans Batman trilogy, and will next begin work opposite Daniel Day Lewis in Steven Spielbergs Abraham Lincoln biopic, Lincoln.

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gaby317, January 30, 2013 (view all comments by gaby317)
I just wanted to give a shout out for The Tiny Book of Tiny Stories 2. I was fortunate to read and review the first volume when it came out and am glad to report that this next book is just as enchanting. The Tiny Book is a collection of illustrations and small statements, so that you find a tiny poem/story for every 2 pages.

The book is a collaboration of different artists - "HitRecord" curates submissions from the public to come up with a careful selection that combines humor, hope and just a little darkness. It's the sort of book that I would have loved as a teenager and still enjoy now, many many years later. The book's cover says: "The universe is not made of atoms; it's made of tiny stories."

There are stories of love (some sad and some happy), I prefer the sad ones and sort of wonder which ones appeal to other readers. There are some that are humorous, that make you take a look at the world around you or poke fun at language. For instance, one of my other favorites refers to loopholes.

The book itself is tiny, easy to carry with you. It's beautifully done with nice thick paper. It's a good book to keep and/or to give to someone with a love of language and a sense of humor. I recommend it highly!

ISBN-10: 0062121634 - Hardcover $14.99
Publisher: It Books (November 13, 2012), 128 pages.
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amandnow, January 1, 2013 (view all comments by amandnow)
JGL and Wirrow created another tiny beautiful book full of collaborative stories and pictures. Instead of taking a cigarette break, sneak off for a tiny story break. Sure to make you happier and feel more fulfilled.
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Product Details

ISBN:
9780062121639
Author:
Gordon-levitt, Joseph
Publisher:
It Books
Author:
Gordon-Levitt, Joseph
Subject:
General Fiction
Subject:
Popular Culture
Subject:
Literature-A to Z
Subject:
Anthologies-General
Edition Description:
Hardcover
Series:
The Tiny Book of Tiny Stories
Publication Date:
20121131
Binding:
HARDCOVER
Language:
English
Pages:
128
Dimensions:
6 x 4 x 0.548137 in 22.8 oz

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"Synopsis" by , The universe is not made of atoms; it's made of tiny stories.

Featuring 62 contributors from the 14,946 contributions to the Tiny Stories collaboration on HITRECORD.ORG

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