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The Best Spiritual Writing 2012 by Philip…

The Best Spiritual Writing 2012 (2011)

by Philip Zaleski (Editor)

Other authors: Stephen M. Barr (Contributor), John Berger (Contributor), Robert Bly (Contributor), Peter J. Boyer (Contributor), Katharine Coles (Contributor)26 more, Billy Collins (Contributor), Andrew Cooper (Contributor), Kate Farrell (Contributor), Eamon Grennan (Contributor), A. G. Harmon (Contributor), Tony Hiss (Contributor), Joe Hoover (Contributor), Pico Iyer (Contributor), Sam Jacobson (Contributor), Mark Jarman (Contributor), Noa Jones (Contributor), Jill Noel Kandel (Contributor), Karen An-hwei Lee (Contributor), B. K. Loren (Contributor), Paul Myers (Contributor), Seyyed Hossein Nasr (Contributor), David Novak (Contributor), Evan Osnos (Contributor), Marilynne Robinson (Contributor), Richard Rodriguez (Contributor), Ron Rosenbaum (Contributor), Sherod Santos (Contributor), Betsy Sholl (Contributor), George Steiner (Contributor), C. K. Williams (Contributor), Philip Yancey (Introduction)

Series: The Best Spiritual Writing (2012)

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I've enjoyed previous issues of this annual book, but this was a bit uneven (and oddly, featured mostly male writers). Highlights: essays by Pico Iyer, A.G Harmon and Andrew Cooper, and a poem by Billy Collins. ( )
  dcmr | Jul 4, 2017 |
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Barr, Stephen M.Contributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
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Jarman, MarkContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Jones, NoaContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Kandel, Jill NoelContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
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Santos, SherodContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Sholl, BetsyContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Steiner, GeorgeContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Williams, C. K.Contributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Yancey, PhilipIntroductionsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
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Penguin's yearly offering of outstanding essays and poetry on faith and spirituality.

Every year, the acclaimed Best Spiritual Writing series offers readers the opportunity to explore the most intriguing work on spirituality published in the past year. Featuring a splendid and varied selection, The Best Spiritual Writing 2012 is an elegant collection that gathers intimate, thought-provoking work by some of the nation's most esteemed writers, including Philip Yancey, Richard Rodriguez, and Robert Bly. Culled from a wide range of journals and magazines, these spiritual perspectives are expressed in pieces as diverse as the sources from which they've come. A favorite of book clubs, this makes a perfect gift for the holidays or special occasions.

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Penguin's yearly offering of outstanding essays and poetry on faith and spirituality. Every year, the acclaimed Best Spiritual Writing series offers readers the opportunity to explore the most intriguing work on spirituality published in the past year.… (more)

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