In the Stacks: Short Stories about Libraries and Librarians

In the Stacks: Short Stories about Libraries and Librarians

by Michael Cart

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In the Stacks: Short Stories about Libraries and Librarians by Michael Cart

Libraries, with their miles and miles of books are, for writers and readers alike, the magical portal to new worlds-the source of terrors, delights, and pleasures aplenty.
Here, in one volume, noted author and librarian Michael Cart has assembled a fascinating collection of twentieth century short fiction about libraries and librarians: from such classics as Borges's "The Library of Babel" and Isaac Babel's "The Public Lib

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781585674169
Publisher: The Overlook Press
Publication date: 11/25/2003
Edition description: Reprint
Pages: 288
Product dimensions: 5.30(w) x 8.00(h) x 0.58(d)
Age Range: 18 Years

About the Author

Michael Cart was for many years the director of the Beverly Hills Public Library. He was the children's book editor for Parents magazine and has authored books for adults and young adults, including Tomorrowland: Ten Stories about the Future and Love and Sex: Ten Stories About the Truth. He is currently a columnist for Booklist.

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