Pamela Paul

My Life With Bob

Pamela Paul

Talk: My Life With Bob

Pamela Paul is the editor of The New York Times Book Review and the author of five books. Her latest is My Life With Bob: Flawed Heroine Keeps Book of Books, Plot Ensues. In My Life With Bob, Paul examines our essential relationships with books and reading through her own Book of Books, a journal in which she’s chronicled every book she’s read for twenty-eight years, a journal she calls Bob. Paul chronicles her own journey in reading and her life journey alongside while showing us how books offer every reader the ability and inspiration to forge our own paths.

Pamela Paul

Pamela Paul is the editor of The New York Times Book Review and the author of By the Book; Parenting, Inc.; Pornified; and The Starter Marriage and the Future of Matrimony. Prior to joining the Times, she was a contributor to Time magazine and The Economist, and her work has appeared in The Atlantic, The Washington Post, Slate, and Vogue.

My Life with Bob: Flawed Heroine Keeps Book of Books, Plot Ensues

Imagine keeping a record of every book you’ve ever read. What would this reading trajectory say about you? With passion, humor, and insight, the editor of The New York Times Book Review shares the stories that have shaped her life.

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