30 Awesome Book Dedications That Might Be Better Than The Actual Book

This Boy's Life
This Boy’s Life

1. Tobias Wolff, ‘This Boy’s Life’

My first stepfather used to say that what I didn’t know would fill a book. Well, here it is.

2. Garrison Keillor, ‘Good Poems’

To all the English teachers, especially the great ones.

3. e.e. cummings, No Thanks

No Thanks
No Thanks

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