Tom Bissell

Tom Bissell


Born
Escanaba, Michigan, The United States

Tom Bissell (born 1974) is a journalist, critic, and fiction writer.

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Average rating: 4.18 · 28,657 ratings · 3,874 reviews · 30 distinct worksSimilar authors
Extra Lives: Why Video Game...

3.55 avg rating — 3,004 ratings — published 2010 — 9 editions
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Magic Hours: Essays on Crea...

3.78 avg rating — 671 ratings — published 2012 — 3 editions
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Chasing the Sea: Lost Among...

3.86 avg rating — 586 ratings — published 2003 — 5 editions
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Apostle: Travels Among the ...

3.62 avg rating — 436 ratings — published 2016 — 11 editions
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God Lives in St. Petersburg...

3.76 avg rating — 323 ratings — published 2005 — 9 editions
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The Father of All Things: A...

3.91 avg rating — 188 ratings — published 2007 — 9 editions
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Magic Hours

3.57 avg rating — 7 ratings2 editions
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The Art and Design of Gears...

4.33 avg rating — 3 ratings — published 2011
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it was ok 2.00 avg rating — 3 ratings — published 2007
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رو در رو با مرگ

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liked it 3.00 avg rating — 1 rating — published 2005
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“A great writer reveals the truth even when he or she does not wish to.”
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“Reading gives one something to think about other than one's self.”
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“We are no longer worried that children are missing school because of video games, though. We are worried that they are murdering their classmates because of video games.”
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