Reading with the Stars: A Celebration of Books and Libraries

Reading with the Stars: A Celebration of Books and Libraries

by Leonard Kniffel
     
 

View All Available Formats & Editions


Books and libraries are a cornerstone of education and learning as well as a passport to new worlds for men, women, and children across America and around the world. Published with the American Library Association, Reading with the Stars uses the power of politicians, celebrities, and other prominent men and women to celebrate books, libraries, and reading.… See more details below

Overview


Books and libraries are a cornerstone of education and learning as well as a passport to new worlds for men, women, and children across America and around the world. Published with the American Library Association, Reading with the Stars uses the power of politicians, celebrities, and other prominent men and women to celebrate books, libraries, and reading. Fourteen of the biggest names in America offer their thoughts on why literature is important and how books have touched their lives in a myriad of ways. These essays not only offer a unique insight into the author, but serve as a reminder of the power of literature to broaden your mind and worldview. Among those interviewed are:

• Barack Obama
• Oprah Winfrey
• Laura Bush
• David Mamet
• Jamie Lee Curtis
• Julie Andrews
• Bill Gates

A fun, fascinating gift for anyone who works in the world of publishing, libraries, or bookselling or who just appreciates the written word.

Read More

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781626365490
Publisher:
Skyhorse Publishing
Publication date:
02/04/2014
Pages:
168
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.10(h) x 0.60(d)

Customer Reviews

Average Review:

Write a Review

and post it to your social network

     

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See all customer reviews >