Ex Libris: Confessions of a Common Reader

Author(s): Anne Fadiman

Books About Books

The author is the sort of person who learned about sex from her father's copy of "Fanny Hill", and who once found herself poring over a 1974 Toyota Corolla manual because it was the only thing in her apartment that she had not read at least twice. This title recounts her lifelong obsession with books.


Product Information

Anne Fadiman is editor of The American Scholar and an award-winning journalist. Her first book, The Spirit Catches You and You Fall Down won the US National Book Critics Circle Award for Non-Fiction. She lives in New York City.

General Fields

  • : 9780140283709
  • : Penguin Books
  • : Penguin Books
  • : March 2000
  • : 181mm X 113mm X 11mm
  • : United Kingdom
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Anne Fadiman
  • : Paperback
  • : sp
  • : English
  • : very good
  • : 132