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  • The Best American Essays of the Century (The Best American Series)

    • UPC: 046442155878
    • ISBN: 0618155872
    • Color: Tan
    • Brand: Mariner Books
    • Manufacturer: Mariner Books

    This singular collection is nothing less than a political, spiritual, and intensely personal record of America’s tumultuous modern age, as experienced by our foremost critics, commentators, activists, and artists. Joyce Carol Oates has collected a group of works that are both intimate and important, essays that move from personal experience to la... [read more]

  • The Best American Essays 2018 (The Best American Series ®)

    • Manufacturer: Mariner Books

    The Pulitzer–Prize winning and Guggenheim-honored Hilton Als curates the best essays from hundreds of magazines, journals, and websites, bringing “the fierce style of street reading and the formal tradition of critical inquiry, reads culture, race, and gender” (New York Times) to the task. “The essay, like love, like life, is indefinable, b... [read more]

  • Best American Essays 2016 (The Best American Series ®)

    • ISBN: 9780544812109
    • Brand: Mariner Books
    • Manufacturer: Best American Paper

    A true essay is “something hazarded, not definitive, not authoritative; something ventured on the basis of the author’s personal experience and subjectivity,” writes guest editor Jonathan Franzen in his introduction. However, his main criterion for selecting The Best American Essays 2016 was, in a word, risk. Whether the risks involved champi... [read more]

  • The Best American Essays 2015 (The Best American Series ®)

    • ISBN: 0544569628
    • Brand: Mariner Books
    • Manufacturer: Mariner Books

    “Writing an essay is like catching a wave,” posits guest editor Ariel Levy. “To catch a wave, you need skill and nerve, not just moving water.” This year’s writers are certainly full of nerve, and have crafted a wide range of pieces awash in a diversity of moods, voices, and stances. Leaving an abusive marriage, parting with a younger se... [read more]

  • The Best American Essays 2013 (The Best American Series ®)

    • Manufacturer: Mariner Books

    Selected and introduced by Cheryl Strayed, the New York Times best-selling author of Wild and the writer of the celebrated column “Dear Sugar,” this collection is a treasure trove of fine writing and thought-provoking essays.

  • Best American Essays 2017 (The Best American Series ®)

    • ISBN: 0544817338
    • Brand: Mariner Books
    • Manufacturer: Best American Paper

    "Jamison has done an exceptional job curating this volume, selecting essayists who are diverse in ideas and experiences, and essays that are challenging, passionate, sobering, and clever." --Publishers Weekly “The essay is political—and politically useful, by which I mean humanizing and provocative—because of its commitment to nuance, its exp... [read more]

  • The Best American Essays 2007 (The Best American Series ®)

    • UPC: 046442709279
    • ISBN: 0618709274
    • Brand: Brand: Mariner Books
    • Manufacturer: Mariner Books

    The twenty-two essays in this powerful collection -- perhaps the most diverse in the entire series -- come from a wide variety of periodicals, ranging from n + 1 and PMS to the New Republic and The New Yorker, and showcase a remarkable range of forms. Read on for narrative -- in first and third person -- opinion, memoir, argument, the essay-review,... [read more]

  • The Best American Essays 2000 (The Best American Series)

    • UPC: 046442035804
    • ISBN: 061803580X
    • Manufacturer: Mariner Books

  • The Best American Essays 2011 (The Best American Series ®)

    • ISBN: 0547479778
    • Manufacturer: Mariner Books

    The Best American Series First, Best, and Best-Selling The Best American series is the premier annual showcase for the country's finest short fiction and nonfiction. Each volume's series editor selects notable works from hundreds of magazines, journals, and websites . A special guest editor, a leading writer in the field, then chooses the best twen... [read more]

  • The Best American Essays 2014 (The Best American Series ®)

    • ISBN: 9780544309906
    • Manufacturer: Mariner Books

    “A creature from an alternative universe . . . wanting to understand what is on the American mind should rush to the nearest bookstore and buy a copy of this distinguished anthology . . . Exhilarating.” — Publishers WeeklyThe Best American Essays 2014 is selected and introduced by John Jeremiah Sullivan, author of  the critically acclaimed ... [read more]

  • The Best American Sports Writing of the Century (The Best American Series ®)

    • UPC: 046442945141
    • ISBN: 0395945143
    • Color: Gold
    • Brand: Mariner Books
    • Manufacturer: Mariner Books

    The Best American Sports Writing of the Century showcases the best sports journalists of the twentieth century, from Jimmy Cannon, Red Smith, William Mack, Gary Smith, and Frank Deford to A. J. Liebling, Tom Wolfe, and Hunter S. Thompson, and includes such classics as "What Do You Think of Ted Williams Now?" by Richard Ben Cramer, "Louis Knocks Out... [read more]

  • The Best American Magazine Writing 2013

    • ISBN: 0231162251
    • Manufacturer: Columbia University Press

    Chosen by the American Society of Magazine Editors, the stories in this anthology include National Magazine Award–winning works of public interest, reporting, feature writing, and fiction. This year's selections include Pamela Colloff (Texas Monthly) on the agonizing, decades-long struggle by a convicted murderer to prove his innocence; Dexter Fi... [read more]

  • The Best American Essays 2008 (The Best American Series ®)

    • ISBN: 0618983228
    • Manufacturer: Mariner Books

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  • The Best American Essays 1999

    • UPC: 046442860550
    • ISBN: 0395860555
    • Manufacturer: Mariner Books

    A collection of outstanding essay writing from 1999 includes the likes of Joan Didion, Annie Dillard, Ian Frazier, Mary Gordon, and Arthur Miller, among others. Simultaneous.

  • Furiously Happy: A Funny Book About Horrible Things

    • Brand: Unknown
    • Manufacturer: Flatiron Books

  • The Best American Essays of the Century

    An anthology of fifty-five essays on a variety of topics features contributions by F. Scott Fitzgerald, James Baldwin, Stephen Jay Gould, Alice Walker, Maya Angelou, and other notable twentieth-century literary

    • UPC: 1572777

  • The Best American Noir of the Century

    A treasure trove of a hundred years’ worth of the finest noir writing selected by James

    • UPC: 15699312

  • The Best American Essays 2014

    Offers a selection of literary essays from the year 2014 which were originally published in American

    • UPC: 34162762

  • The Best American Essays 2014 - eBook

    “A creature from an alternative universe . . . wanting to understand what is on the American mind should rush to the nearest bookstore and buy a copy of this

    • UPC: 414313140

  • The Best American Essays 2013 - eBook

    Selected and introduced by Cheryl Strayed, the New York Times best-selling author of Wild and the writer of the celebrated column “Dear Sugar,” this collection is a treasure trove of fine writing and thought-provoking

    • UPC: 224642593

  • The Best American Essays of the Century (The Best American Series)

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    • Category: Fiction & Literature
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  • The Best American Essays of the Century

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    • Category: Fiction & Literature
    • Price: 4 USD

  • The Best American: The Best American Essays of the Century (2001, Paperback,...

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    • Price: 15 USD

  • The Best American Essays of the Century (English) Paperback Book Free Shipping!

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    • Category: Fiction & Literature
    • Price: 17 USD

  • Best American: The Best American Essays of the Century (2000, Hardcover,...

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    • Category: Fiction & Literature
    • Price: 4 USD