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  • By the Book: Writers on Literature and the Literary Life from The New York Times Book Review

    By Pamela Paul

    Our Price: $14.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9781627791458
    • Publisher: Henry Holt and Co.
    • Published: October 2014
    "Sixty-five of the world's leading writers open up about the books and authors that have meant the most to them. Every Sunday, readers of The New York Times Book Review turn with anticipation to see which novelist, historian, short story writer, or artist will be the subject of the popular "By the Book" feature. These wide-ranging interviews are conducted by Pamela Paul, the editor of the Book Review, and here she brings together sixty-five of the most intriguing and fascinating exchanges, featuring personalities as varied as David Sedaris, Hilary Mantel, Michael Chabon, Khaled Hosseini, Anne Lamott, and James Patterson. These questions and answers admit us into the private worlds of these authors, as they reflect on their work habits, reading preferences, inspirations, pet peeves, and recommendations.By the Book contains the full uncut interviews, reflecting a range of experiences and observations that deepens readers' understanding of the literary sensibility and the writing process. It also features dozens of sidebars that reveal the commonalities and conflicts among the participants, underscoring those influences that are truly universal and those that remain matters of individual taste.If you are a devoted reader, By the Book is a way to invite sixty-five of the most interesting guests into your world. It's a book party not to be missed"--
  • How to Raise a Reader

    By Pamela Paul

    Our Price: $10.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9781523505302
    • Publisher: Workman Publishing Company
    • Published: September 2019
  • My Life with Bob: Flawed Heroine Keeps Book of Books, Plot Ensues

    By Pamela Paul

    Our Price: $8.00
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9781250182548
    • Publisher: Picador
    • Published: May 2018
  • My Life with Bob: Flawed Heroine Keeps Book of Books, Plot Ensues

    By Pamela Paul

    Our Price: $13.50
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9781627796316
    • Publisher: Henry Holt and Co.
    • Published: May 2017
  • Parenting, Inc.: How the Billion-Dollar Baby Business Has Changed the Way We Raise Our Children

    By Pamela Paul

    Our Price: $23.99
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780805089240
    • Publisher: HENRY HOLT
    • Published: March 2009
    A noted social critic and author of Pornified examines the high cost of raising children in today's consumer-driven society, journeying inside the billion-dollar baby business to critique the marketing, myths, hype, peer pressure, and consumerism that causes parents to purchase overpriced items and raise overprotected, overstimulated, and over-privileged children. Reprint. 35,000 first printing.
  • From the instant a couple finds out that they are having a baby, they are innundatedwith information and services claiming to have all the answers to raising the smartest, happiest, most socially adept child, but many of these claims are based in fear and ignorance. In 'Parenting, Inc.' Pamela Paul exposes how, over the past generation, the parenting industry has convinced parents that they cannot trust themselves with their children. Drawin from extensive interviews with professionals, Paul shows how you can raise good kids without the hype.
  • Pornified: How Pornography is Damaging Our Lives, Our Relationships, and Our Families

    By Pamela Paul

    Our Price: $22.99
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780805081329
    • Publisher: Henry Holt and Company
    • Published: August 2006
    Exploring the dramatic influence of pornography on virtually every aspect of modern society, the author of The Starter Marriage and the Future of Matrimony looks at how porn has become a part of our lives and its pervasive impact on the institution of marriage, family life, intimacy, and children's views on sex. Reprint.

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