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Cover of Essay Collections
Essay Collections

Do you want something funny to read? I ran across a Publishers Weekly article where an essayist with a new book listed her 9 favorite essay collections. Below is her list, along with her new book.   

Maeve in America: Essays by a Girl from Somewhere Else by Maeve Higgins
The Long-Winded Lady: Notes from the New Yorker by Maeve Brennan
I Feel Bad About My Neck: And Other Thoughts on Being a Woman by Nora Ephron
Swerve: Reckless Observations of a Postmodern Girl by Aisha Tyler
Men Explain Things to Me by Rebecca Solnit and Ana Teresa Fernandez
Vacationland: True Stories from Painful Beaches by John Hodgman
​You Can't Touch My Hair and Other Things I Still Have to Explain by Phoebe Robinson
I Was Told There'd Be Cake by Sloane Crosley
Calypso by David Sedaris
One Day We'll All Be Dead and None of This Will Matter by Scaachi Koul​I​

There's a lot to choose from here if you're feeling in need of a literary pick-me-up. So get reading.

August 8, 2018