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Quillette publishes an excerpt of A Fine Line

The great online magazine Quillette publishes an excerpt of my controversial new book A Fine Line: How Most American Kids Are Kept Out of the Best Public Schools.

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Lee Cowan of CBS Sunday Morning interviewed me and Daniel Gonzalez for a wonderful story on CBS Sunday Morning.

"Every bit as thrilling, provocative, humane, and laugh-out-loud funny as the original."
MAX BORENSTEIN, screenwriter of Kong: Skull Island and Godzilla
"Channels the timeless voice of Huckleberry Finn to tell an engrossing and amusing adventure story for our times."
DAN GREANEY, writer for The Simpsons and The Office
"Lovingly detailed linocut illustrations."
DANIEL HERNANDEZ, former Mexico City bureau chief for VICE
"A thrilling reboot of a classic and a magical urban adventure."
GLORIA ROMERO, former Majority Leader of the California State Senate
"Captivating and compelling. A bold reimagining of Twain’s novel."
MARK DAWIDZIAK, Mark Twain scholar and editor of Mark My Words: Mark Twain on Writing

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