The Best American Essays

The Best American Essays

By Christopher Hitchens (Editor)

Mariner Books, Paperback, 9780547394510, 272pp.

Publication Date: October 5, 2010


The provocative and best-sellingauthor Christopher Hitchenstakes the helm of the twenty-fifth anniversary edition of this perennial favorite that is reliable and yet still surprising the best of the best ("Kirkus Reviews").

About the Author
Christopher Hitchens (1949-2011) is the author of God Is Not Great, Hitch-22, and Why Orwell Matters.

Praise For The Best American Essays

"This collection is satisfying in its unexpected diversity and tasty juxtapositions . . . Every reader will come away delighted and enlightened." -- Publishers Weekly, starred review

"A wide variety of quality writing, both reflective and reported." -- Kirkus Reviews