The Best American Nonrequired Reading 2017

Category: Book
Edited By: Vowell, Sarah
Series: Best American
Subject:  FICTION / Anthologies (multiple authors)
  LITERARY COLLECTIONS / American / General
  LITERARY COLLECTIONS / Essays
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Published: October 2017
Format: Book-paperback
Pages: 400
Size: 8.25in x 5.50in
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Additional Notes

From The Publisher*"A gift . . . One wonders how the world might be different if works inTheBest American Nonrequired Reading were indeed required." -USA Today

Sarah Vowell, author ofLafayette in the Somewhat United States and other best-selling titles "gilded with snark, buoyant on charm" (NPR), worked with the students of  the 826 Valencia writing lab to edit this year's anthology. They compiled new fiction, nonfiction, poetry, comics, and the category-defying gems that have become one of the hallmarks of this lively collection.
From The Publisher*Best-selling author Sarah Vowell works with a group of high school students to select the year's best new fiction, journalism, poetry, essays, and comics aimed at readers age fifteen and up.
Biographical NoteSARAH VOWELL, guest editor, is the best-selling author of Lafayette in the Somewhat United States, Unfamiliar Fishes, The Wordy Shipmates, Assassination Vacation, and The Partly Cloudy Patriot .

826 NATIONAL is a family of seven nonprofit organizations dedicated to helping underserved students, ages six through eighteen, with their creative and expository writing skills.