The Books They Gave Me

In which we reflect on books given us by loved ones.

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The Books They Gave Me: True Stories of Life and Love

In celebration of the release of The Books They Gave Me (Free Press, Nov. 6), and of the impending arrival of our 10,000th tumblr followr, we will be giving away five advance reader’s copies of the book, plus one for the lucky 10,000th follower! Reblog this post to enter, and when the 10,000th follower joins, we’ll randomly choose five of you and mail a fresh copy.

The book is available for preorder at the usual outlets: Indiebound, Amazon, B&N, and iBooks, as well as your local independent bookstore. 

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