ToB 2017: Nominate your favorite novel
The 2017 Tournament of Books Nominate your favorite novel from this year
Jason Albert is a freelance writer living in Saint Paul, Minn.
Stunt memoirs are ubiquitous: writers who eat, pray, and love straight into their bank accounts. But what happens when the material for your book—for which you took a dozen amusement park jobs to acquire—isn’t all hijinks and zany locals? What if it’s rather nice?