This volume showcases how you can dress-up a text-heavy book. Gilded silver edges and a die-cut rectangle to house a pencil add fun elements. The end sheets are a bright yellow with foil stamped metallic silver lines. The case is printed Wibalin and it’s quarter-bound with Saifu cloth.
American Odyssey features 22 authors from 17 countries, most writing in their second language. They weave rich stories set in places like a traditional Kurdish village, a future apocalyptic war, and a Russian immigrant neighborhood in Pittsburgh. Publisher’s Weekly called it “a powerful tapestry of art and experience.”