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American Writers Remember Rooms of Their Own

Home( )
Editor: Fiffer, Sharon
Author: Fiffer, Steve
Publication Date:Nov 1995
Publisher:Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:USD $22.00
Book Description:

Nineteen of America's finest writers shape a "home" of essays, each contributing a different "room" to a collection that gives readers a spirited and eclectic look at the ideals and realities of family, childhood, memory, and the simple notion of shelter. Contributors include Bailey White, Jane Smiley, Donald Katz, Lynda Barry, and Mona Simpson. Half of the editors' proceeds will be donated to organizations that assist the homeless. Reading tours.

Book Details
Detailed Subjects: Literary Criticism / American / General
Travel / Special Interest / Literary
House & Home / General
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):6.63 x 8.19 Inches
Book Weight:0.968 Pounds
Author Biography
Fiffer, Steve (Editor)
Sharon Fiffer lives in the Chicago area with her husband, Steve. Together they edited a couple of widely acclaimed collections of literary memoirs, Home: American Writers Remember Rooms of Their Own and Family: American Writers Remember Their Own. After this, Sharon began writing mystery novels. Her series about her main character, Jane Wheel, currently contains seven books.


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