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Anderson - Anderson Main Library 974.723043 Knutsen Chris (Text) 25656364 Adult Non-Fiction Available -

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  • ISBN: 9781594482823
  • ISBN: 1594482829
  • Physical Description: print
    232 pages ; 22 cm
  • Edition: First Riverhead trade paperback edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Riverhead Books, 2008.

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Formatted Contents Note: I hate Brighton Beach / Lara Vapnyar -- Reading Lucy / Jennifer Egan -- Riding in the red hook / Lawrence Osborne -- A sentimental education / Alexandra Styron -- Brooklyn wildlife / Vijay Seshadri -- A Coney Island of the mind / Katie Roiphe -- Ruckus Flatbush / Jonathan Lethem -- Eli Miller's seltzer delivery service / Emily Barton -- Brooklyn pastoral / Darcey Steinke -- Diamonds / Colin Harrison -- Make a light / Philip Dray -- Bridges / Joanna Herson -- A windstorm in downtown Brooklyn / Robert Sullivan -- Down the manhole / Elizabeth Gaffney -- A true story / Darin Strauss -- Underwood park: the first 12,000 years / Susan Choi -- The pool at the St. George Hotel / Rachel Cline -- You can't go home again / John Burnham Schwartz -- Home at last / Dinaw Mengestu.
Subject: Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.) -- Description and travel
Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.) -- Social life and customs
City and town life -- New York (State) -- New York
Street life -- New York (State) -- New York
Authors, American -- Homes and haunts -- New York (State) -- New York
Authors, American -- New York (State) -- New York -- Biography
New York (N.Y.) -- Description and travel
New York (N.Y.) -- Social life and customs

Chris Knutsen, a senior editor at Vogue who's also worked at GQ, The New Yorker, and Riverhead Books, is the co-editor of Committed: Men Tell Their Stories of Love, Commitment, and Marriage.

Valerie Steiker, author of The Leopard Hat, is a senior editor at Vogue and has worked at Artforum and The New Yorker.

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