Pilgrims Cover


By Elizabeth Gilbert

Penguin Books, Paperback, 9780143113379, 210pp.

Publication Date: October 1, 2007

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
Nee en 1969 dans le Connecticut, Elizabeth Gilbert vit aujourd hui a Philadelphie et voyage regulierement au Bresil et a Bali. Ancienne journaliste a "GQ", a "Spin" et au "New York Times" entre autres, ses premiers ecrits sont remarques par les critiques finaliste du Hemingway Award avec "Pilgrims" en 1997 et du National Book Award avec "Stern Men" en 2000. Elle acquiert une notoriete internationale avec son roman autobiographique "Mange, Prie, Aime" (Calmann-Levy, 2008).

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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