A beautiful non-fiction update of the holiday classic that tells the true untold story of one of man's oldest form of folk-art.
Published in 2018 by Globe Pequot
“Brilliant!” – SmokingGun.com
“Charming & fascinating”
– TimeOut New York
"Based on The New York Times bestseller Footnotes from the World's Greatest Bookstores, Bob Eckstein brings his heart-tugging illustrations to a postcard set. Here are 100 postcards that celebrate the pillar of every community – the independent bookstore – with 50 total illustrations, including seven never-before-seen designs – to both send and save."
Stories from today's greatest
thinkers & artists with
75 sexy portraits of
the world's greatest bookstores.
Based on the 2007 holiday classic...
Clients I have written columns, Op-Eds and features for:
New Yorker, New York Times, New York Daily News, NY Newsday,
Reader's Digest, SPY, Playboy, Details, GQ, MAXIM,
National Lampoon, Village Voice, McSweeney's.
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I have spoken at the following distinguished venues:
The Mount, Edith Wharton's Home Milford Readers & Writers Festival
Stroud Mansion, Stroundsburg, PA New York Public Library
Scranton Library Miami Book Fair
American Booksellers Association Winter Institute Lackawanna Library Scranton Cultural Center
Lake Placid Library St. Thomas Aquinas College
Lacawac Sanctuary New York University
Marywood University MOCCA Arts Festival
St. Thomas Aquinas College National Cartoonists Society
Millbrook Literary Festival Norman Rockwell Museum
Beach Point Club The Grolier Club
Lackawanna Library Scranton Cultural Center
...and many others including well over a 100 TV and radio shows