The Things We Keep: 150 People Share the One Object That Brings Them Joy, Magic, and Meaning
By: Bill Shapiro
What's your treasure? All of us have one object that holds deep meaning— something that speaks to our past, that carries a remarkable story. This fascinating collection gives us a peek into 150 personal treasures and the secret histories behind them. Bestselling author Bill Shapiro collected this sweeping range of stories— he talked to everyone from renowned writers to Shark Tank hosts, from blackjack dealers to teachers, truckers, and nuns, even a reformed counterfeiter— to reveal the often hidden, always surprising lives of objects.