By Bel Kaufman
Here and there, at times, a piece of writing through Bel Kaufman, bestselling writer of Up the Down Staircase, would seem in a newspaper or journal. In those journal articles, Kaufman wrote approximately matters of the day and shared attention-grabbing or a laugh stories, regularly with prepared observations from her lengthy existence. She reminisced approximately her early youth in Odessa, addressed an open letter to child Boomers as regards to aging, and contemplated the lack of civility in smooth tradition. Now, for the 1st time, Kaufman selects her favourite essays from a number of decades—dating again to 1967—and locations them side-by-side during this humorous, irreverent, and beautifully pleasing collection.
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