The New Kings of Nonfiction
ISBN10: 1594482675 ISBN13: 9781594482670 Publisher: Riverhead Books Published: Oct 2 2007 Pages: 455 Weight: 0.80lbs. Height: 8.00" Width: 5.25" Depth: 1.00" Language: English
A collection of stories-some well known, some more obscure- capturing some of the best storytelling of this golden age of nonfiction.An anthology of the best new masters of nonfiction storytelling, personally chosen and introduced by Ira Glass, the producer and host of the award-winning public radio program This American Life. These pieces-on teenage white collar criminals, buying a cow, Saddam Hussein, drunken British soccer culture, and how we know everyone in our Rolodex-are meant to mesmerize and inspire.