The Best American Nonrequired Reading 2013

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Dave Eggers
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, Oct 8, 2013 - Literary Collections - 384 pages
Dave Eggers and his students at the 826 Valencia and 826 Michigan writing labscompile fiction, nonfiction, poetry, and comics, as well ascategory-defying gems that have become one of the hallmarks of this lively collection.

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i think this is my favourite volume of The Best American a Nonrequired Reading series. Each book is a widely varied collection of short stories, journalism, essays, poetry, lists (eg. "Best American ... Read full review


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Celebrated editor and author Eggers (Hologram for the King, 2012, etc.) returns with his 12th—and final, he says—edited collection of pieces selected by student members of 826 National.Eclectic is ... Read full review

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About the author (2013)

IntroducerTKDAVE EGGERSis the editor of McSweeney’s and a cofounder of 826 National, a network of nonprofit writing and tutoring centers for youths, located in eight cities across the United States. He is the author of seven books, including What Is the What,Zeitoun,Wild Things, and A Hologram for the King.

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