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The Brooklyn Reader by Andrea Wyatt and Alice Leccese Powers

The Brooklyn Reader

  • Paperback $19.00

    Mar 21, 1995 | 304 Pages

  • Ebook $12.99

    Jul 20, 2011 | 304 Pages

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"Lively, affectionate, moving pieces by the natives and transplants who have made Brooklyn one of America’s great literary landscapes." — Tallahassee Democrat

"Intelligently conceived and intelligently executed … a portrait of the borough as it might have been edited for William Shawn’s New Yorker." — Boston Sunday Globe

"There’s plenty of gems … one of the best is Capote’s evocation of the Heights and those first sentences: ‘I live in Brooklyn. By choice.’ " — New York

"Testaments to the mythic place Brooklyn was, and in many ways continues to be."–New YorkDaily News.

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