Original, absorbing, and beautifully written, this collection of essays will forever change the way you look at the objects in your life.(Helen Epstein, author of Children of the Holocaust and Where She Came From: A Daughter's Search for her Mother's History)
A wonderfully evocative (there really is no other word for it) series of meditations on meaningful objects.(PD Smith The Guardian)
Evocative Objects is a collection of great richness and complexity. Reading these essays transforms one"s sense of the most commonplace objects, and prompts us to explore the palimpsest of the past within us.(Jill Ker Conway, President Emerita, Smith College, author of The Road from Coorain)
It delivers what it says it will, i.e. a compilation of essays that explore people's relationships with objects. Read morePublished 6 months ago by Reid Wegner
Had problems with original download of kindle ed. Returned and repurchased with no problems. Happy with the purchase. Read morePublished on April 1, 2013 by Anonymous
The only reason I purchased this book was for bookclub. Didn't enjoy it, not my cup of tea.Published on October 1, 2009 by Trailsboop
This book vividly illustrates that not all human attachments to inanimate objects can be casually discounted as mere materialism. Read morePublished on May 15, 2009 by P. J.