Book contains memorable and illuminating writings about the inner world of men. These essays and other works of nonfiction break down the narrow stereotypes associated with manhood. Featured is writing from Peter Carey, Bill Bryson, Scott Adams, Nancy Lerner, Mohammed Khadra, Simon Carr, J. J. Bell, David Quammen, Alden Nowlan, and others. The wide variety of perspectives include a widowed father learning to show his love to his sons, a teacher explaining why she loves teaching boys, a man describing his abuse in a church school, a son nursing his father on an isolated island, and Bill Bryson expressing his anger about sports.