Sneaky Dedications (or Thanks for Nothing!)

I came across “7 Book Dedications that Basically Say Screw Youover at Mental Floss and was particularly tickled by the #6 dedication written by author Alfie Kohn in the forward of his book “No Contest: The Case against Competition”:

Let me note, finally, that most of the research for this book was done in the libraries of Harvard University, the size of whose holdings is matched only by the school’s determination to restrict access to them. I am delighted to have been able to use these resources, and it hardly matters that I was afforded this privilege only because the school thought I was someone else.”

 

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Author of the recently published novel LEVERAGE. Trying to get it out there and get feedback and also discuss topics around writing, publishing, sports, education, bullying and whatever else interests him.
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