Michael Pollan’s Gift Picks

December 8, 2008 at 6:58 am Leave a comment

pollanThe folks at Penguin have asked authors to tell us what they’ll give (and hope they’ll get) this holiday season. Michael Pollan, author of In Defense of Food and Omnivore’s Dilemma has a nice selection of book suggestions, all of which you should be able to pick up at Book Culture. Here they are:


A Platter of Figs

figsThe Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao

The Death of Sigmund Freud



Remix: Making Art and Commerce Thrive in the Hybrid Economy

bagelThe Limits of Power: The End of American Exceptionalism

The Bagel: A Cultural History

See what other authors recommend here.

Reminder: Book Culture’s December Sale starts this Friday!


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