Bound to Last: 30 Writers on Their Most Cherished Book

Bound to Last: 30 Writers on Their Most Cherished Book

Sean Manning


Lovers of the broadcast booklet, come up! Thirty of today’s best writers are the following to inform you you’re now not alone.
 
In Bound to Last,an notable array of authors involves the passionate safeguard of the broadcast e-book with spirited, never-before-published essays celebrating the hardcover or paperback they carry such a lot dearnot inevitably as a result of its contents, yet as a result of its importance as a distinct, irreplaceable object. no matter if targeting the conditions at the back of how a specific e-book used to be bought, or the way it has turn into eternally “bound up” with a particular individual, time, or position, every bit amassed right here confirms—poignantly, delightfully, irrefutably—that each booklet tells a narrative some distance past the only discovered inside its pages.
 
In addition to a foreword through Ray Bradbury, Bound to final features unique contributions by:
Chris Abani, Rabih Alameddine, Anthony Doerr, Louis Ferrante, Nick Flynn, Karen pleasure Fowler, Julia Glass, Karen eco-friendly, David Hajdu, Terrence Holt, Jim Knipfel, Shahriar Mandanipour, Sarah Manguso, Sean Manning, Joyce Maynard, Philipp Meyer, Jonathan Miles, Sigrid Nunez, Ed Park, Victoria Patterson, Francine Prose, Michael Ruhlman, Elissa Schappell, Christine Schutt, Jim Shepard, Susan instantly, J. Courtney Sullivan, Anthony Swofford, Danielle Trussoni, and Xu Xiaobin

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