|Edited By:||Vowell, Sarah|
|Subject:||FICTION / Anthologies (multiple authors)|
|LITERARY COLLECTIONS / American / General|
|LITERARY COLLECTIONS / Essays|
|Publisher:||Houghton Mifflin Harcourt|
|Size:||8.25in x 5.50in|
|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 Note||SARAH 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.