Author! Author! presents Dave Eggers
Dave Eggers is the author of more than ten books, including most recently Heroes of the Frontier; Your Fathers, Where Are They? And the Prophets, Do They Live Forever?; The Circle; and A Hologram for the King, which was a finalist for the 2012 National Book Award. He was a Pulitzer Prize finalist in 2001 for his best-selling memoir A Heartbreaking Work of Staggering Genius. He is the founder of McSweeney’s, an independent publishing company that produces books, a quarterly journal of new writing and a monthly magazine. Eggers is the co-founder of 826 National, a network of seven tutoring centers around the country and ScholarMatch, a nonprofit organization designed to connect students with resources, schools and donors to make college possible.