Fathers and Sons

Fathers and Sons : 11 Great Writers Talk About Their Dads, Their Boys, and What it Means to be a Man

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From Esquire comes a stunning collection of often moving essays about fatherhood. Eleven award-winning and notable authors reflect on manhood through memories of their own fathers and their personal experience of raising sons. Compelling and eloquent, these are some of the magazine's most emotionally powerful pieces. From "Esquire", which has always showcased the world's finest writers, comes a stunning collection of often moving essays about fatherhood. Compelling and eloquent, these are some of the magazine's most emotionally powerful pieces, as eleven award-winning and notable authors reflect on manhood through memories of their own fathers and their personal experience of raising sons. The collection covers everything from birth to death, from the thrilling and terrifying hours Daniel Voll spent in the delivery room during his wife's long labour to Jake La Motta's heartbreaking piece about losing his two sons to David Sedaris' side-splitting portrait at his father - a food hoarder who once took a bite of his own hat!show more

Product details

  • Hardback | 168 pages
  • 142.24 x 210.82 x 20.32mm | 340.19g
  • Sterling Publishing Co Inc
  • Hearst Communications
  • New York, NY, United States
  • English
  • 2 colour throughout
  • 1588168050
  • 9781588168054
  • 1,287,414

About "Esquire Magazine"

Esquire has a circulation of 700,000. Esquire is edited for the intellectually curious and confident modern man, with sharp, insightful writing about all things masculine, this magazine is like a cool older brother we always wished we had.show more

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