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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.

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October 21, 2014
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The Lost Book of Mormon
A Journey Through the Mythic Lands of Nephi, Zarahemla, and Kansas City, Missouri
Written by Avi Steinberg


Format: Hardcover, 288 pages
Publisher: Nan A. Talese
On Sale: October 21, 2014
Price: $26.95

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The Lost Book of Mormon
A Journey Through the Mythic Lands of Nephi, Zarahemla, and Kansas City, Missouri
Written by Avi Steinberg


Format: eBook, 288 pages
Publisher: Nan A. Talese
On Sale: October 21, 2014
Price: $13.99

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Also available as an unabridged audiobook download and a hardcover.

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Running the Books
The Adventures of an Accidental Prison Librarian
Written by Avi Steinberg


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... Read more >
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Running the Books

Written by Avi Steinberg


Format: eBook, 336 pages
Publisher: Anchor
On Sale: October 19, 2010
Price: $11.99

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Also available as an unabridged audiobook download and a trade paperback.
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