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Better Than Fiction

True Travel Tales from Great Fiction Writers

Better Than Fiction( )
Author: Lonely Planet Publications Staff,
George, Don
Andersen, Kurt
Block, Stefan Merrill
Courtenay, Bryce
Hyland, M. J.
Matthiessen, Peter
Mayes, Frances
Oates, Joyce Carol
Obreht, Téa
Pierre, D. B. C.
McCall Smith, Alexander
Series title:Lonely Planet Travel Literature Ser.
Publication Date:Nov 2012
Publisher:Lonely Planet Publications
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $15.99
Book Description:

A collection of original travel stories told by some of the world's best novelists, including Isabel Allende, Peter Matthiessen, Alexander McCall Smith, Joyce Carol Oates, Tea Obreht and DBC Pierre.

Book Details
Detailed Subjects: Literary Criticism / Subjects & Themes / General
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):5.04 x 7.76 x 0.87 Inches
Book Weight:0.704 Pounds
Author Biography
Lonely Planet Publications Staff (Author)
Kurt Anderson is an American author, born in Nebraska in 1954. He is a graduate of Harvard College and was an editor of The Harvard Lampoon. He is the host and co-creator of the radio show and podcast, Studio 360 for which he won a Peabody Award. He is a co-founder of Spy Magazine. He has also worked as editor-in-chief for New York, and a cultural columnist and critic for Time magazine and New Yorker. He writes for television, film and stage. His most recent book is entitled, Fantasyland: How America Went Haywire: A 500-Year History.


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