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Dear Fahrenheit 451 : Love and Heartbreak in the Stacks - Unabridged by Annie Spence (CD/Spoken Word)

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Librarians spend their lives weeding-not weeds, but books-books that have reached the end of their shelf life both literally and figuratively. They remove books that patrons no longer check out, and they put back books they treasure. Annie Spence, who has a decade of experience as a Midwestern librarian, does this not only at her Michigan library but also at home, for her neighbors, at cocktail parties-everywhere. In Dear Fahrenheit 451, she addresses those books directly. We read her love letters to The Goldfinch and Matilda as well as her snarky break-ups with Fifty Shades of Grey and Dear John. Her notes to The Virgin Suicides and The Time Traveler's Wife feel like classics that are sure to strike a powerful chord. Through the lens of the books in her life, Annie comments on feminism, culture, health, poverty, childhood aspirations, and more. Hilarious, compassionate, and wise, Dear Fahrenheit 451 is the consummate book-lover's birthday present, stocking stuffer, holiday gift, and a ll-purpose humor book.
Edition: Unabridged
Number of Pages: 5537
Genre: Literary Criticism, Humor, Language + Art + Disciplines
Format: AudioCD
Publisher: Dreamscape Media Llc
Author: Annie Spence
Language: English
Street Date: October 10, 2017
TCIN: 53077327
UPC: 9781520087566
Item Number (DPCI): 248-53-7000
$33.99
MSRPReg: $49.99 Save $16.00 (32% off)

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