The Best of McSweeney's

The Best of McSweeney's

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The Best of McSweeney's Volume 2 - the second instalment of Dave Eggers's crash course in what McSweeney's is all about - brings together more stories from the first ten issues of the magazine. Jonathan Ames, Judy Budnitz, Glen David Gold, Jonathan Lethem and A.M. Homes are amongst the writers spreading their wings in this fine collection and showing once more why McSweeney's is now a byword for brilliance, innovation and the unexpected.show more

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  • Paperback | 384 pages
  • 128 x 198 x 28mm | 299.38g
  • Penguin Books Ltd
  • London, United Kingdom
  • 2nd edition
  • 0141014989
  • 9780141014982
  • 982,257

About Dave Eggers

Dave Eggers (External Editor) Dave Eggers is the author of eleven books, including The Circle; Heroesof the Frontier; A Hologram for the King, a finalist for the National Book Award; and What is the What, a finalist for the National Book Critics Circle Award and winner of France's Prix Medicis Etranger and the Dayton Literary Peace Prize. His non-fiction and journalism have appeared in the Guardian, the New Yorker, the Best American Travel Writing and the Best American Essays.Dave Eggers is the founder of McSweeney's, which publishes original fiction and non-fiction, and distributes the Voice of Witness series of books, which use oral history to illuminate human rights crises around the world. He is the co-founder of 826 National, a network of youth writing and tutoring centres with locations around the country, and of ScholarMatch, which connects donors with students to make college accessible. He is a member of the American Academy of Arts and Letters and his work has been translated into forty-two languages. He lives in Northern California with his family.show more

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