Playing in Time: Essays, Profiles, and Other True Stories by Carlo Rotella is today’s Free eBook of the Day.
The book is a collection of essays previously published in other magazines. Check it out:
From jazz fantasy camp to running a movie studio; from a fight between an old guy and a fat guy to a fear of clowns—Playing in Time delivers good stories full of vivid characters, all told with the unique voice and humor that have garnered Rotella many devoted readers in the New York Times Magazine, Boston Globe,and Washington Post Magazine, among others.
The University of Chicago has the free download available through the month of August.