Up in the Air (Movie Tie-in Edition) (Mass Market Paperback)
Anchor, 9780307476296, 384pp.
Publication Date: November 24, 2009
With perception, wit, and wisdom, Up in the Air""combines brilliant social observation with an acute sense of the psychic costs of our rootless existence, and confirms Walter Kirn as one of the most savvy chroniclers of American life.
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Praise For Up in the Air (Movie Tie-in Edition)…
“A dead-on, wry portrait of the life of the road warrior.” —The Washington Post
“Up in the Air deliciously lambastes corporate America. Kirn's satire ranges deftly over our contemporary landscape.” —The Wall Street Journal
“Terrifically funny and poignant.... Beneath its glittering, comic surface, Up in the Air asks if, in pursuing what we think we want, we might lose ourselves completely.” —Minneapolis Star-Tribune
“[A] hilarious, often ingenious ode to America.... Whip smart yet entertaining enough to rival anything from John Grisham.” —Time Out New York