Pilgrims

Pilgrims Cover

Pilgrims

By Elizabeth Gilbert

Penguin Books, Paperback, 9780143113379, 210pp.

Publication Date: October 1, 2007

Description
The debut by the #1 New York Times bestselling author of Eat Pray Love; a PEN/Hemingway Award finalist and New York Times Notable Book
Look out for Elizabeth Gilbert's new book, Big Magic: Creative Living Beyond Fear, on sale now

When it appeared in 1997, Elizabeth Gilbert's story collection, Pilgrims, immediately announced her compelling voice, her comic touch, and her amazing ear for dialogue. The heroes of Pilgrims . . . are everyday seekers (Harper's Bazaar) brave and unforgettable, they are sure to strike a chord with fans old and new.


About the Author
Look out for Elizabeth Gilbert s new book, Big Magic: Creative Living Beyond Fear, on sale now!Gilbert is the #1New York Timesbestselling author ofEat Pray Loveand several other internationally bestselling books of fiction and nonfiction. She began her career writing forHarper's Bazaar, Spin, The New York Times MagazineandGQ, and was a three-time finalist for the National Magazine Award. Her story collectionPilgrimswas a finalist for the PEN/Hemingway award;The Last American Manwas a finalist for both the National Book Award and the National Book Critics Circle Award. The follow-up memoirCommittedbecame an instant #1New York Timesbestseller. Her latest novel, The Signature of All Things, was named a Best Book of 2013 byThe New York Times, O Magazine, The Washington Post, The Chicago Tribune, andThe New Yorker. Gilbert s short fiction has appeared inEsquire, Story, One Story, and theParis Review."


NPR
Friday, Jun 1, 2012

Eat, Pray, Love author Elizabeth Gilbert has a new fascination: genius and how we ruin it. In this TEDTalk, Gilbert muses on the impossible things we expect from artists and geniuses � and shares the radical idea that, instead of the rare person "being" a genius, all of us "have" a genius. More at NPR.org

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