"Luke and Jennifer Reynolds...took the risk of compiling this eclectic volume, which considers risk in personal contexts, writing contexts, global contexts. Their book's charm is in its breadth, in its ability to blend literary flair with social conscience."
--Brad Buchholz, The Austin-American Statesman
From the Back Cover
"Some of the most celebrated contemporary writers eloquently explore the idea of risk taking, risk that shakes us out of apathy and ignites both deeply personal change and broader social transformation." --KHALED HOSSEINI, bestselling author of And the Mountains Echoed
"Formidable, inspiring, beautiful." --JUNOT DIAZ, bestselling author of The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao
"The book moves nimbly from hilarious to somber and back again, in a richly varied and thoughtful exploration of the human condition." --MICHELLE WILDGEN, author of But Not for Long and You're Not You