This stupendous new collection from Roger Stevens contains laughs (including chuckles, guffaws, and grins); sad moments (some); thrills (many); rhymes; haikus; rude words; adjectives (assorted); made-up words (including Wham-wig); nonsense; and a fat penguin called Pete.
The Los Angeles Times Festival of Books began in 1996 with a simple goal: to bring together the people who create books with the people who love to read them. The festival was an immediate success and has become the largest and most prestigious book festival in the country, attracting more than 130,000 book lovers each year.
"Abramoffed" by Hendrik Hertzberg; "Name That Source" by Jeffrey Toobin; "Your Three Wishes: F.A.Q." by David Owen; "Here Below" by Roger Angell; "Eat and Run" by Steven Shapin; "Hello, Again" by Sasha Frere-Jones; "American Idiots" by Nancy Franklin; and "Chill" by Anthony Lane.