A MemoirBook - 2013
"Daniel Menaker started as a fact checker at The New Yorker in 1969. With luck, hard work, and the support of William Maxwell, he was eventually promoted to editor. Never beloved by William Shawn, he was advised early on to find a position elsewhere; he stayed for another twenty-four years. Now Menaker brings us a new view of life in that wonderfully strange place and beyond, throughout his more than forty years working to celebrate language and good writing"--Dust jacket flap.
Publisher: Boston : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2013.
Characteristics: xi, 234 pages ; 22 cm