- Series: With a New Afterword
- Paperback: 256 pages
- Publisher: Picador; First edition (August 2, 2011)
- Language: English
- ISBN-10: 0312626681
- ISBN-13: 978-0312626686
- Product Dimensions: 5.4 x 0.6 x 8.2 inches
- Shipping Weight: 8 ounces (View shipping rates and policies)
- Average Customer Review: 1,703 customer reviews
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About the Author
Barbara Ehrenreich is the author of Nickel and Dimed, Blood Rites, The Worst Years of Our Lives (a New York Times bestseller), Fear of Falling, which was nominated for a National Book Critics Circle Award, and several other books. A frequent contributor to Time, Harper's, Esquire, The New Republic, Mirabella, The Nation, and The New York Times Magazine, she lives near Key West, Florida.