Author(s): Robert Kahn
City Secrets has turned its innovative concept to New York, and the result is the fourth and largest in this acclaimed series of guidebooks. City Secrets: New York City is a breathtaking catalogue of art, food, architecture and cultural landmarks from all five boroughs, written by more than four hundred savvy and sophisticated New Yorkers. The book features a subtle, non-guidebook design and detailed maps of all five boroughs.
Contributors include Pulitzer prize winning novelist Michael Cunningham, artist Brice Marden, Bronx Borough President Fernando Ferrer, journalist Anna Quindlen, folksinger Pete Seeger, neurologist Oliver Sacks, Mario 'the Prince of Chintz' Buatta, architect David Childs, director Avery Corman, cartoonist Stan Mack, as well as curators, naturalists, urban archaeologists, poets, playwrights, designers, and scores of others.