"LOOK, I MADE A HAT: COLLECTED LYRICS (1981-2011) WITH ATTENDANT COMMENTS, AMPLIFICATIONS, DOGMAS, HARANGUES, DIGRESSIONS, ANECDOTES AND MISCELLANY." By Stephen Sondheim. Knopf. $45.
Biggest sleeper in the book world last year?
You could make a strong case for Stephen Sondheim's "Finishing the Hat," the first of two volumes collecting the lyrics he wrote while remaking the American musical.