In this elegant but pocketable edition, passionate bibliophile Michael Ross has curated 106 favorite literary quotes from the collection of over 1500 well-read books on his shelves—but this isn't your typical rehashing of Bartlett's quotations. Michael Ross brings together men, women, love, sex, money, and death from such a new perspective even the authors themselves will probably find this book useful and insightful. 

Being There

by tom teicholz

Being There is like the best dinner party you never went to with guests such as Jeff Bridges, Phoebe Cates, Michael Milken, Russ Meyer, Roz Chast, Issac Bashevis-Singer, Jerzy Kosinski, Cynthia Ozick, Tom McGuane, Bill Graham, and Baron Guy De Rothschild, among others; and conversations ranging from literature and film to the lives and careers of S. J. Perelman, John Delorean, and S. I. Newhouse; to discussions of President Reagan’s trip to Bitburg, the first Iraq war and a Nazi War Crimes trial being held in Israel for the first time since the Eichmann trial. With articles that originally appeared in Interview, The Paris Review, The New York Times Magazine, and The New Yorker’s “Talk of the Town.” As a bonus, several never-before-seen pieces unearthed from the archives add extra spice to this extraordinary nonfiction collection.

 

 

Vireo, Rare Bird Books
Paperback, January 17 2017: ISBN: 978-1-945572-22-7
US $17.95 | Nonfiction / Essays

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Tom Teicholz is an award-winning journalist, writer, and producer who has created print, video and social media content for Intel, Logitech, the Museum of Tolerance, the Milken Family Foundation, and the Wilshire Boulevard Temple as well as for private clients. He is a contributor to Forbes.com and The Huffington Post and his work has appeared in The New York Times Magazine, Los Angeles Times, Los Angeles Review of Books, Newsweek.com, Narrative Magazine, and the Jewish Journal of Los Angeles. He lives with his wife and daughter in Santa Monica, CA.

 

 

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