The Point Is: Making Sense of Birth, Death, and Everything in Between

Lee Eisenberg (Author)
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Publish Date
February 23, 2016
5.2 X 5.8 X 0.8 inches | 0.01 pounds
Compact Disc
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About the Author

Lee Eisenberg is the bestselling author of The Number and other books. He's a former editor in chief of Esquire and has been a visiting scholar at the University of Pennsylvania, among other stops in a colorful, wide-ranging career. His work has appeared in numerous publications, including Fortune, Businessweek, Time, Newsweek, and New York magazine. He divides his time between Chicago and New York City. For news and updates, please visit


A Publishers Weekly's Top Ten Pick - Lifestyle Books for Spring 2016
"Challengingly thought-provoking, Eisenberg's self-probing processes will encourage anyone to further ponder the meaning of life."--Kirkus Reviews
"Witty...the most resonant parts of THE POINT IS reflect [Eisenberg's] own insights, and the stories of his friends and family.--National Book Review, "Five Hot Books"
"A lively, challenging book that will provide ample grist for reflection on the path we take to find life's meaning."
--Harrisburg Magazine
"Witty and erudite...a valuable resource in making one's own tale meaningful...Any reader who has considered the eternal question of whether his own life has been worthwhile will find this book contains many insights."--Lincoln Journal Star
"A deep reflection on the quality of our lives...Eisenberg is funny, smart, and incredibly engaging (especially as he shares his own life story)... very thoughtful and entertaining."--800-CEO-Read