The Book Bindery

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Microcosm Publishing, Dec 1, 2010 - Biography & Autobiography - 96 pages
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After accepting a position at a Chicago bookbindery, Sarah Royal created this zine that leads readers on a tour of her chaotic workplace and illuminates her ability to find excitement even within her monotonous job. She introduces her motley crew of co-workers and their complicated web of relationships, describes the industrial neighborhood of her workplace, and includes photographs of the machinery and bookbinding process.

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User Review  - pegasus.rose.99 - LibraryThing

Bloody brilliant! For anyone who has ever had a blue-collar, shit job, this book will speak to you! The language flows well and definitely shows the author's life in unexpected ways. I am definitely keeping this book! Read full review

About the author (2010)

Sarah Royal is a writer and coauthor of Creative Cursing and Creative Cussin'. She lives in Portland, Oregon.

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