Upstairs at the Strand: Writers in Conversation at the Legendary Bookstore

Upstairs at the Strand: Writers in Conversation at the Legendary Bookstore


Revelatory conversations among well known writers at long island City’s mythical bookstore.

For approximately 90 years, the Strand ebook shop has been a brand new York establishment, a mythical mecca for readers through the 5 boroughs, around the kingdom, and worldwide. that includes freewheeling and behind-the-scenes conversations among popular novelists, playwrights, and poets on how they paintings, imagine, and reside, Upstairs on the Strand captures the chuffed collision of books and ideas within the Strand's famed examining sequence in its infrequent e-book Room.

Upstairs on the Strand is imperative for aspiring writers, readers of up to date literature, and dedicated enthusiasts of the 18 Miles of Books on the Strand ebook Store.

Contributors contain: Renata Adler • Edward Albee • Hilton Als • Paul Auster • Blake Bailey • Alison Bechdel • Tina Chang • Junot Díaz • Deborah Eisenberg • Rivka Galchen • A. M. Holmes • Hari Kunzru • Rachel Kushner • Wendy Lesser • D. T. Max • Leigh Newman • Téa Obreht • Robert Pinsky • Katie Roiphe • George Saunders • David Shields • Charles Simic • Tracy ok. Smith • Mark Strand • and Charles Wright.

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