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Pulitzer Prize-winning columnist and bestselling author Anna Quindlen uses the mastery of the medium in which she works to send an utterly compelling message as she explores the importance of books in her life and their vital role in society. THE LIBRARY OF CONTEMPORARY THOUGHT is a groundbreaking series where America's finest writers and most brilliant minds tackle today's most provocative, fascinating, and relevant issues. Striking and daring, creative and important, these original voices on matters political, social, economic, and cultural, will enlighten, comfort, entertain, enrage, and ignite healthy debate across the country.

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The Pulitzer Prize-winning columnist and author of such best-sellers as Object Lessons traces her lifelong love of the printed word and argues for the continued value of literature in a world enticed by images. Reissue.

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THE LIBRARY OF CONTEMPORARY THOUGHT is a groundbreaking series where America's finest writers and most brilliant minds tackle today's most provocative, fascinating, and relevant issues. Striking and daring, creative and important, these original voices on matters political, social, economic, and cultural, will enlighten, comfort, entertain, enrage, and ignite healthy debate across thecountry.

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About the Author

\Anna Quindlen is the author of two bestselling novels, Object Lessons and One True Thing. Her New York Times column "Public and Privatewon a Pulitzer Prize in 1992, and a selection of these columns was published as Thinking Out Loud. She is also the author of a collection of the "Life in the '30scolumns, Living Out Loud, and two children's books, The Tree That Came to Stay and Happily Ever After.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780307763525
Publisher:
Random House Publishing Group
Subject:
Biography & Autobiography : Literary
Author:
Quindlen, Anna
Subject:
Social Science : Popular Culture - General
Subject:
Social Science : Women's Studies - General
Subject:
Women Authors
Subject:
Biography
Subject:
Books & Reading
Subject:
Books and reading -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Subject:
Literary
Subject:
Women authors, American
Subject:
Books and reading
Subject:
Authors, American
Subject:
Authors, American -- 20th century -- Biography.
Subject:
Books and reading -- United States -- History.
Subject:
Biography-Literary
Subject:
Journalism-Journalists
Subject:
Literature-A to Z
Subject:
Reference-Reading
Subject:
main_subject
Subject:
all_subjects
Publication Date:
19980825
Binding:
ELECTRONIC
Language:
English
Pages:
84

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History and Social Science » Sociology » General
Humanities » Literary Criticism » General

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"Synopsis" by , The Pulitzer Prize-winning columnist and author of such best-sellers as Object Lessons traces her lifelong love of the printed word and argues for the continued value of literature in a world enticed by images. Reissue.
"Synopsis" by , THE LIBRARY OF CONTEMPORARY THOUGHT is a groundbreaking series where America's finest writers and most brilliant minds tackle today's most provocative, fascinating, and relevant issues. Striking and daring, creative and important, these original voices on matters political, social, economic, and cultural, will enlighten, comfort, entertain, enrage, and ignite healthy debate across thecountry.

From the Trade Paperback edition.

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