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McSweeney's Issue 49, Paperback / softback Book

McSweeney's Issue 49 Paperback / softback

Edited by Dave Eggers


The "Covers Issue" features today's top writers rewriting (or covering) classic stories.

To name a few, there's Roxane Gay channeling Margaret Atwood, Jess Walter embodying James Joyce, Meg Wolitzer taking on J.D.

Salinger--fourteen stories, all told, spanning a slipcased set of five paperback volumes, each featuring stunning illustrations by the award-winning design outfit Aesthetic Apparatus.

Guest--art directed by legendary album-cover designers Gary Burden and Jenice Heo of R.

Twerk & Co., the issue is packaged in a 9x9-inch LP-inspired slipcase.


  • Format: Paperback / softback
  • Pages: 216 pages
  • Publisher: McSweeney's Publishing
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: Literary essays
  • ISBN: 9781940450094



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