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The Best American Travel Writing 2002

The Best American Travel Writing 2002( )
Read by: Mayes, Frances
Gopnik, Adam
O'Neill, Molly
Sedaris, David
Editor: Mayes, Frances
Series title:The Best American Ser.
Publication Date:Oct 2002
Publisher:Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company
Book Format:Other merchandise
List Price:USD $26.00
Book Description:

Giving new life to armchair travel for 2002, here are ten unabridged tales on such varied concerns as God and airports; a dangerous Bolivian festival; one perfect meal in Cambodial; the eternal pleasures of Rome, and much more.

Book Details
Detailed Subjects: Travel / General
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):4.36 x 7.28 x 1.27 Inches
Book Weight:0.374 Pounds
Author Biography
(Read by)
A native of Georgia, Frances Mayes received a B.A. from the University of Florida and an M.A. from San Francisco State University. She is a creative writing professor at San Francisco State University.

Mayes' memoir "Under the Tuscan Sun: At Home in Italy," about buying and restoring an abandoned villa in Cortona, was a national best seller in 1996. It became the basis of a feature film of the same name in 2003 starring Diane Lane.

In addition her travel writing, Frances Mayes is the author of six books of poetry and is a respected essayist and gourmet cook. Frances' title Under Magnolia is a 2015 New York Times bestseller.


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