Our Boston: Writers Celebrate the City They Love

Our Boston: Writers Celebrate the City They Love

Andrew Blauner


What defines Boston? Its historical past? Its landmarks? Its activities groups and shrines?

possibly the query might be: Who defines Boston? From Henry David Thoreau to Dennis Lehane, Boston has been cherished via lots of America’s maximum writers, and there's no larger staff of guys and ladies to trap the center and soul of the Hub. In Our Boston, editor Andrew Blauner has accumulated either unique and reprinted essays from Boston zone writers previous and current, all celebrating town they love. within the wake of the Boston Marathon bombing, they spoke back to his name to rejoice this nice urban via offering just about all brand-new works.

From Mike Barnicle to Pico Iyer, Susan Orlean to George Plimpton, Leigh Montville to Lesley Visser, Pagan Kennedy to James Atlas, here's a selection of the easiest essays through our greatest writers on certainly one of America’s maximum cities.

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