Requiem for a Paper Bag: Celebrities and Civilians Tell Stories of the Best Lost, Tossed, and Found Items from Around the World (Google eBook)

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Simon and Schuster, Dec 1, 2009 - Fiction - 256 pages
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Hey! My name is Davy. I make a magazine called Found. We publish notes & letters that folks find on the street.

I asked my favorite writers, musicians, artists & entertainers to tell me about the things they've found.

These are the stories they've shared.

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User Review  - Deb_Mac - LibraryThing

Really funny, insightful book about found items. Really enjoyed reading this, very entertaining! This was given to me as a gift, and in fact we read it together as soon as I opened it! Great book to share. Read full review

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User Review  - Louis Arata - Goodreads

One of my favorite book series is The Best American Non-Required Reading, a compilation of short stories, essays, lists, emails, and other pieces from the year. I'm currently reading the 2013 edition ... Read full review

About the author (2009)

Davy Rothbart is the author of the national bestseller Found, and creator of the magazine of the same name. A contributor to public radio's This American Life, he is also the author of the story collection The Lone Surfer of Montana, Kansas. He lives in Ann Arbor, Michigan.

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