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A velocity of being : letters to a young reader / edited by Maria Popova and Claudia Zoe Bedrick.

Popova, Maria, (editor,, writer of introduction.). Bedrick, Claudia Zoe, (editor.).

Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at Creston Public Library.

Current holds

0 current holds with 1 total copy.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Holdable? Status Due Date
Creston Public Library JUNIOR 028.9 VEL (Text) 35140001193922 Junior Non-Fiction Volume hold Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781592702282
  • ISBN: 1592702287
  • Physical Description: 256 pages : color illustrations ; 27 cm
  • Publisher: New York : Enchanted Lion Books , 2018.

Content descriptions

Formatted Contents Note:
Jacqueline Woodson Lara Hawthorne -- Laura Brown-Lavoie Ping Zhu -- Alexandra Horowitz Frank Viva -- Neil Gaiman Sophie Blackall -- Alain De Botton Mouni Feddag -- Diane Ackerman Olivier Tallec -- Jane Goodall Christian Robinson -- David Byrne Daniel Salmieri -- Jad Abumrad Joohee Yoon -- Martha Nussbaum Michela Buttignol -- Rebecca Solnit Liniers -- Elizabeth Gilbert Marianne Dubuc -- David Whyte Felicita Sala -- Claudia Guadalupe Martinez Ashleigh Corrin -- Alexander Chee Taeeun Yoo -- Amanda Palmer Øyvind Torseter -- Rose Styron Cindy Derby -- Dani Shapiro Yara Kono -- Emily Levine Kristin Roskifte -- Lucianne Walkowicz Violeta Lopiz -- Mariahadessa Ekere Tallie Esme Shapiro -- Helen Fagin Ingrid Godon -- Debbie Millman Dasha tolstikova -- Shonda Rhimes Matthew Forsythe -- Thomas Page Mcbee Mandana Sadat -- Alan Lightman Josh Cochran -- Amanda Stern Carson Ellis -- Roz Chast -- Ruth Ann Harnisch Maisie Paradise Shearring -- Annalee Newitz Chloe Bonfield -- Judy Blume Decur -- Robin Wall Kimmerer Valerio Vidali -- Cory Doctorow You Jung Byun -- Aracelis Girmay Ariana Fields -- Isabel Minhós Martins Christopher Silas Neal -- Sarah Kay Lisa D'andrea -- Seth Godin Katrin Stangl -- Ariel Schrag -- Mary Oliver Marc Johns -- Naomi Wolf Hyewon Yum -- Susan Orlean Wendy Macnaughton -- Bruce Handy Albertine -- Andrew Solomon Catarina Sobral -- Richard Branson William Grill -- Anne-Marie Slaughter Anne Slaughter -- Laurel Braitman Cecilia Ruiz -- Mohammed Fairouz Nahid Kazemi -- Matthew Burgess Jenni Desmond -- Aaron Koblin Tallulah Fontaine -- Sylvia Earle Sophie Gilmore -- Felicia Day Emily Hughes -- Jerome Bruner Mo Willems -- Lena Dunham Tim Miller -- Terry Teachout Kenard Pak -- Mara Faye Lethem Ofra Amit -- Parker Palmer Hadley Hooper -- Eve Ensler Zoey Abbott -- Tim Ferriss Benjamin Chaud -- Ev Williams Brian Floca -- Maud Newton Peter Brown -- Steven Pinker Marine Rivoal -- David L. Ulin Gemma Correll -- Natascha Mcelhone Bernardo P. Carvalho -- Lise Solomon Zachariah Ohora -- Dean Wareham Benoît Delhomme -- Mariska Hargitay Samantha Cotterill -- Hans Ulrich Obrist Serge Bloch -- Kevin Kelly Andrea Tsurumi -- Courtney E. Martin Isol -- David Delgado The Brothers Hilts -- Chris Anderson Brian Rea -- Leonard S. Marcus Julia Rothman -- Thao Ngyuen Sean G. Qualls -- Tavi Gevinson Vittoria Facchini -- William Powers Christoph Niemann -- Chris Ware -- Paul Holdengräber Maira Kalman -- Liz Danzico Ohara Hale -- Samantha Cristoforetti John Parra -- Holland Taylor Oliver Jeffers -- Brandon Stanton Sara Varon -- Maria Bustillos Sergio Ruzzier -- Rebecca Mead Sonia Sánchez -- Krista Tippett Judith Clay -- Emily Spivack Liz Starin -- Regina Spektor Benji Davies -- Marina Abramović Lia Halloran -- Ellen Handler Spitz Sandra Jarvera -- Sarah Lewis Julie Paschkis -- Dona Ann Mcadams Marc Drumwright -- Baba Brinkman Lizi Boyd -- Paola Antonelli Kris Di Giacomo -- Daniel Handler Lisa Brown -- Shirley Manson Rumisu -- J.D. McClatchy Chip Kidd -- Steven Heller Pascal Blanchet -- Morley Kamen Miguel Pang Ly -- Françoise Moulley Art Spiegelman -- Jon Scieszka Henrik Drescher -- Isabel Quintero Sabina Hahn -- Tomi Ungerer -- Pamela Paul Alessandro Sanna -- Meehan Crist Jon Klassen -- Rebecca Newberger Goldstein Giselle Potter -- Dawn Landes Elise Hurst -- Caroline Paul Grant Snider -- Lisa Randall Luke Ramsey -- John Maeda Katie Harnett -- Jacqueline Novogratz Isabelle Arsenault -- Chris Sacca Carla torres -- Tom De Blasis Shaun Tan -- Ursula K. Le Guin Charles Vess -- Yo-Yo Ma Narges Mohammadi -- Ann Patchett Vladimir Radunsky -- Ann Martin Robin Rosenthal -- Kaisa Leka Christoffer Leka -- James Gleick Benoit Tardif -- Adam Gopnik Beatrice Alemagna -- Janna Levin The Fan Brothers -- Anne Lamott Andrea Dezsö.
Summary, etc.:
"A collection of 121 letters by authors, artists, scientists, entrepreneurs, and philosophers about the impact reading has had on their lives. Every letter is accompanied by a full page illustration"-- Provided by publisher.
Target Audience Note:
Ages 10+.
Subject: Children > Books and reading > Juvenile literature.
Teenagers > Books and reading > Juvenile literature.

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