Pamela Paul is the editor of The New York Times Book Review and oversees books coverage at The New York Times. She is an award-winning author and journalist who has written for The Atlantic, Time, The New York Times Magazine, Slate, and Vogue. She is a former columnist for The Economist and Worth magazine.
Her first book, The Starter Marriage and the Future of Matrimony, was named one of the best books of 2002 by The Washington Post; her second book, Pornified, was named one of the best books of 2005 by The San Francisco Chronicle. Her third book, Parenting, Inc., an investigation of the childrearing business and the commercialization of early childhood, was published in 2008. Her fourth book, "By the Book: Writers on Literature and the Literary Life" was published in 2015. Her most recent book is "My Life with Bob: Flawed Heroine Keeps Book of Books, Plot Ensues."
A graduate of Brown University, Paul began her writing career as a London- and New York-based correspondent for The Economist, where for four years she wrote a monthly column on world arts trends, and contributed film, theatre, and book reviews. She was previously a senior editor for American Demographics magazine, where she wrote about political opinion, and social, media and demographic trends.
Paul has been a guest on Oprah, Good Morning America, The Today Show, The Early Show, and Politically Incorrect, and has made regular appearances on CNN, Fox News, and MSNBC. She also speaks frequently on National Public Radio. She has testified about her work before Congress and presented her research to Parliament, and is a frequent public speaker at universities, conferences and other venues. Paul has lived in London, Paris, and Chiang Mai, and currently lives with her family in New York.
My Life with Bob
- Flawed Heroine Keeps Book of Books, Plot Ensues
- By: Pamela Paul
- Narrated by: Eileen Stevens, Pamela Paul
- Length: 6 hrs and 55 mins
Pamela Paul has kept a single book by her side for 28 years. This book has a name: Bob. Bob is Paul's Book of Books, a journal that records every book she's ever read....
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