Peter Lovenheim is an author and journalist whose articles and essays have appeared in the New York Times, New York magazine, The Los Angeles Times, Parade, Politico, The Washington Post, and other publications. His most recent book, The Attachment Effect, is attracting a worldwide readership with foreign editions published in Taiwan and soon in China, Greece, Slovenia, Russia, and Korea. He is Washington Correspondent for the Rochester Beacon, an online source of news and commentary for his hometown of Rochester, NY.

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“Let’s start the New Year with cow magnets” (NEW)

“Missing the Mark”

“How Wegmans, Whole Foods compare on animal welfare”

“Reflections on a Wild Berry Pie”

“Growing your own … backyard wheat”

“My dinner with the Boston Strangler”

“Four forgotten heroes still offer us their life vests”

“Exit through the gift shop”

“From Rochester to mayor of Genoa”

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Peter Lovenheim

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Praise for The Attachment Effect

“Lovenheim [tells] a story in a way you feel you are sitting with him having a very interesting conversation.”

Praise for In The Neighborhood

“Lovenheim advances ideas about isolation in the modern world, and why a welcoming front porch is needed now more than ever.”

Praise for Portrait of a Burger as a Young Calf

“Great tension…drives the book almost from its very beginning… Few writers have worked so hard for this view of an animal’s life… Lyrical… informative… sweet… an important work.”
New York Times Book Review

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