The 8 Great Essay Collections For Your Reading Pleasure

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here these changes are taking us." Click here to see more 8 Great Essay Collections for Your Reading Pleasure

The Kraus Project (Farrar, Straus & Giroux), Jonathan Franzen

Jack Mikanowski 's critique of Franzen 's work is frank and informative: "Kraus taught Franzen how to be angry, and how to channel that anger at the world. He writes about this as if it was a revelation: 'Anger descended on me so near in time to when I fell in love with Kraus’s writing that the two occurrences are practically indistinguishable. ' Revisiting Kraus thirty years later gives Franzen an opportunity to vent about all his favorite subjects. He complains that Macs are too sleek, Twitter too shallow, France too pleasurable and book critics too
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There is the historical interest: reminders of who was once fashionable, should one care. There is the cruelly perfect aim of her insults. But there is, above all, the unequaled glimpse into the mind of Malcolm the critic, which is as close as we’re likely to get to the mind of Malcolm, one of our smartest, best writers." Click here to see more 8 Great Essay Collections for Your Reading Pleasure

Let’s Explore Diabetes With Owls (Little, Brown and Company), David Sedaris

"David Sedaris writes personal stories, funny tales about his life growing up in a Greek family outside of Raleigh, N.C., about working as an elf in Santa 's workshop at Christmastime, and about living abroad with his longtime partner, Hugh. The stories have appeared on This American Life and in The New Yorker, and have now filled seven essay collections, including Me Talk Pretty One Day, Naked, Dress Your Family in Corduroy and Denim." Click here to see more 8 Great Essay Collections for Your Reading Pleasure

The Faraway Nearby (Viking Adult), Rebecca

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