AVI STEINBERG is the author of Running the Books: The Adventures of an Accidental Prison Librarian, which was a San Francisco Chronicle Best Book of the Year. He is a regular contributor to The New Yorker’s Culture Desk blog. His essays have appeared in the Boston Globe, the New York Times Magazine, Salon, and other publications.
Format: Trade Paperback, 416 pages
Publisher: Anchor On Sale: October 4, 2011 Price: $16.00
Avi Steinberg is stumped. After defecting from yeshiva to attend Harvard, he has nothing but a senior thesis on Bugs Bunny to show for himself. While his friends and classmates advance in the world, Steinberg remains stuck at a crossroads, his “romantic” existence as a freelance obituary writer no longer cutting...
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