The Word Made Flesh

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The Word Made Flesh

Literary Tattoos from Bookworms Worldwide

By Eva Talmadge; Justin Taylor

Harper Perennial, Paperback, 9780061997402, 173pp.

Publication Date: October 1, 2010

A beautifully packaged full-color collection of literary tattoos and short personal essays, The Word Made Flesh is an intimate but anonymous confessional book, in the vein of thought-provoking anthologies like PostSecret and Not Quite What I Was Planning. Gorgeous photographs and candid commentary are collected by authors Eva Talmadge whose short story The Cranes was cited as Notable Nonrequired Reading of 2008 in Dave Eggers Best American Nonrequired Reading 2009 and Justin Taylor, author of Everything Here Is the Best Thing Ever, and editor of the acclaimed short fiction anthology, The Apocalypse Reader.