Published October 2005
by Tandem Library .
Written in English
|Contributions||Dave Eggers (Editor), Beck (Introduction)|
|The Physical Object|
The fourth edition of David Eggers Best American Nonrequired Reading is an impressive collection of twenty four of the year's finest fiction, essays, and memoirs/5. The Best American Nonrequired Reading includes Daniel Alarcón • Aimee Bender • Dan Chaon • Daniel Clowes • Tish Durkin • Stephen Elliott • Al Franken • Jhumpa Lahiri • Rattawut Lapcharoensap • Anders Nilsen • Georges Saunders • William T. Vollmann • and others. From Dave Eggers: For this year’s edition of The Best American Nonrequired Reading, we wanted to expand the scope of the book to include shorter pieces, and fragments of stories, and transcripts, screenplays, television scripts -- lots of things that we hadn’t included before. Our publisher readily agreed, and so you’ll see that this year’s edition is far more eclectic in form than /5(63). The Best American Nonrequired Reading book series by multiple authors includes books The Best American Nonrequired Reading , The Best American Nonrequired Reading , The Best American Nonrequired Reading , and several more.
The Best American Nonrequired Reading includes Viet Thanh Nguyen, Charles Johnson, Robin Coste Lewis, Garth Greenwell, Nathaniel Russell, Britteney Black Rose Kapri, Andrea Long Chu, Deborah Taffa, Renée Branum, and others/5(17). 19 rows The Best American Nonrequired Reading is a yearly anthology of fiction and nonfiction . The best American nonrequired reading, by Eggers, Dave. Publication date Topics Pages: For each volume, the very best pieces are selected by a leading writer in the field, making the Best American series the most respected--and most popular--of its kind. The Best American Nonrequired Reading includes Daniel Alarc?n * Aimee Bender * Dan Chaon * Daniel 5/5(4).
Dave Eggers, who edits The Best American Nonrequired Reading annually, has once again chosen the best and least-expected contemporary fiction, nonfiction, satire, investigative reporting, alternative comics, and more from publications large, small, and on-line -- Zoetrope, Tin House, the Atlantic Monthly, Bomb, SPX, the New York Times, Texas. The Best American Nonrequired Reading is the sixth annual volume in The Best American Nonrequired Reading anthology is edited by Dave Eggers, introduced by Sufjan Stevens, and has cover art by Carson Ellis. It contains nineteen short pieces of fiction and non-fiction by various authors. Works included. “A gift One wonders how the world might be different if works in The Best American Nonrequired Reading were indeed required.” —USA Today Sarah Vowell, author of Lafayette in the Somewhat United States and other best-selling titles "gilded with snark, buoyant on charm" (NPR), worked with the students of the Valencia writing lab to edit this year's anthology. Since its inception in , the Best American series has become the premier annual showcase for the country's finest short fiction and nonfiction. For each volume, the very best pieces are selected by an editor who is widely recognized as a leading writer in his or her field, making the Best American series the most respected -- and most popular -- of its kind.3/5(8).