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Adam Gopnik is the author of Paris to the Moon and Through the Children's Gate and is a contributor to The New Yorker. He lives in New York City with his wife and two children. His most recent book is Angels and Ages: A Short Book About Darwin, Lincoln and Modern Life, a comparison about how those men changed our nation with their history-making actions. (Bowker Author Biography)
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Paris to the Moon 2,631 copies, 30 reviews
The King in the Window 356 copies, 11 reviews
The Best American Essays 2008 (Editor) 276 copies, 4 reviews
Americans in Paris: A Literary Anthology (Editor) 274 copies, 3 reviews
Elliott Erwitt's New York (Foreword) 26 copies
Le Grand Meaulnes (Introduction, some editions) 3,104 copies, 71 reviews
The Complete Cartoons of the New Yorker (Introduction) 1,217 copies, 9 reviews
The Annotated Snark (Introduction, some editions) 595 copies, 7 reviews
The Necklace and Other Short Stories {Dover Thrift Editions} (Introduction, some editions) 507 copies, 6 reviews
Ravel (Foreword, some editions) 304 copies, 17 reviews
The Best American Essays 2003 (Contributor) 293 copies, 1 review
The Best American Essays 2006 (Contributor) 290 copies, 1 review
Life Stories: Profiles from the New Yorker (Contributor) 280 copies, 4 reviews
The Best American Essays 2004 (Contributor) 277 copies, 1 review
The Moth (Contributor; Preface) 240 copies, 8 reviews
A London Child of the 1870s (Preface, some editions) 204 copies, 7 reviews
The Wrong Side of Paris (Introduction, some editions) 203 copies, 6 reviews
The Best American Travel Writing 2004 (Contributor) 178 copies, 2 reviews
The Best American Travel Writing 2002 (Contributor) 177 copies
A Velocity of Being: Letters to a Young Reader (Contributor) 176 copies, 3 reviews
The Best American Essays 1994 (Contributor) 166 copies
Reporting at Wit's End: Tales from the New Yorker (Introduction) 134 copies, 20 reviews
Letters of Marcel Proust (Introduction, some editions) 127 copies
The Best American Essays 1996 (Contributor) 124 copies, 1 review
The Best American Essays 1992 (Contributor) 120 copies
The Necklace and Other Tales {Modern Library Classics} (Introduction, some editions) 116 copies, 3 reviews
Best Food Writing 2010 (Contributor) 98 copies, 2 reviews
Joel Sternfeld: Walking the High Line (Contributor) 74 copies, 1 review
The World of Donald Evans (Contributor, some editions) 67 copies, 2 reviews
Mordecai Richler Was Here: selected writings (Introduction) 60 copies, 1 review
The Best American Magazine Writing 2005 (Contributor) 55 copies, 1 review
Best Food Writing 2014 (Contributor) 46 copies, 2 reviews

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