Nickel and Dimed: On (Not) Getting by in America

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Price
$16.00  $14.72
Publisher
Picador USA
Publish Date
Pages
416
Dimensions
3.8 X 5.6 X 0.9 inches | 0.5 pounds
Language
English
Type
Hardcover
EAN/UPC
9781250161307

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About the Author

Barbara Ehrenreich is the bestselling author of over a dozen books, including Nickel and Dimed, Bait and Switch, Bright-sided, This Land Is Their Land, Dancing In The Streets, and Blood Rites. A frequent contributor to Harper's, The Nation, The New York Times and Time magazine, she lives in Virginia

Reviews

"These literary gems are the perfect stocking-stuffer size for the serious reader on your list; you'll look smart wrapping up one or all of them." --USA Today

"Captivating . . . promise that you will read this explosive little book cover to cover and pass it on to all your friends and relatives." --The New York Times

"Impassioned, fascinating, profoundly significant, and wildly entertaining . . . Nickel and Dimed is not only important but transformative in its insistence that we take a long hard look at the society we live in." --Francise Prose, O, The Oprah Magazine

"Valuable and illuminating . . . Barbara Ehrenreich is our premier reporter of the underside of capitalism." --The New York Times Book Review

"Jarring . . . fully of riveting grit . . . this book is already unforgettable." --The New York Times

"Barbara Ehrenreich is smart, provocative, funny, and sane in a world that needs more of all four." --Diane Sawyer

"Reading Ehrenreich is good for the soul." --Molly Ivins

"Ehrenreich is passionate, public, hotly lucid, and politically engaged." --Chicago Tribune

"Ehrenreich's scorn withers, her humor stings, and her radical light shines on." --The Boston Globe

"One of today's most original writers." --The New York Times

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