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When in French: Love in a Second Language
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ean: 9781594206443, isbn: 1594206449,
4.0 out of 5 stars with 120 reviews
A language barrier is no match for love. Lauren Collins discovered this firsthand when, in her early thirties, she moved to London and fell for a Frenchman named Olivier—a surprising turn of events for someone who didn’t have a passport until she...
Making a Literary Life: Advice for Writers and Other Dreamers
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ean: 9780345440464, isbn: 9780345440464,
4.2 out of 5 stars with 297 reviews
As Carolyn See says, writing guides are like preachers on Sunday—there may be a lot of them, but you can’t have too many, and there’s always an audience of the faithful. And while Making a Literary Life is ostensibly a book that teaches you how...
Stylized: A Slightly Obsessive History of Strunk & White's The Elements of Style
ean: 9781416590927, isbn: 1416590927,
4.7 out of 5 stars with 78 reviews
A LIVELY, WITTY, AND PASSIONATE CELEBRATION OF THE "LITTLE BOOK" THAT HAS DONE MORE TO SHAPE WRITING IN THE ENGLISH LANGUAGE THAN ANY OTHER GUIDE IN MODERN TIMES Since 1959, The Elements of Style has been required reading for aspiring writers, E...
The Art of Death: Writing the Final Story
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ean: 9781555977771, isbn: 9781555977771,
4.4 out of 5 stars with 164 reviews
A moving reflection on a subject that touches us all, by the bestselling author of Claire of the Sea LightEdwidge Danticat’s The Art of Death: Writing the Final Story is at once a personal account of her mother dying from cancer and a deeply consid...
Conversations with John L'Heureux
ean: 9781575866000, isbn: 1575866005,
4.7 out of 5 stars with 176 reviews
This book presents a sequence of interviews between Dikran Karagueuzian and prolific fiction writer John L'Heureux that investigate the nature of writing fiction and the writer's need to write. This conversation includes a discussion of contemporary ...
Ecrits de Guerre (Folio) (French Edition)
By French & European Pubns
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ean: 9782070388073, isbn: 2070388077,
4.5 out of 5 stars with 254 reviews
520pages. poche. Poche. Aux nombreux fervents de Saint-Exup?, cet ouvrage apporte, pour la p?ode 1939-1944, un ensemble de documents et de t?ignages, parfois connus mais dispers?ou inaccessibles, souvent in?ts, qui ?airent vivement son attitude penda...
A New Variorum Edition of Shakespeare: King Lear. 1880
4.5 out of 5 stars with 142 reviews
This book was originally published prior to 1923, and represents a reproduction of an important historical work, maintaining the same format as the original work. While some publishers have opted to apply OCR (optical character recognition) technolog...
The Art of the Publisher
By Farrar, Straus and Giroux
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ean: 9780374188238, isbn: 0374188238,
4.5 out of 5 stars with 148 reviews
An interior look at Roberto Calasso's work as a publisher and his reflections on the art of book publishingIn this fascinating memoir, the author and publisher Roberto Calasso meditates on the art of book publishing. Recalling the beginnings of Adelp...
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ean: 9780375413087, isbn: 9780375413087,
4.0 out of 5 stars with 277 reviews
When Mark Salzman is invited to visit a writing class at Central Juvenile Hall, a lockup for Los Angeles’s most violent teenage offenders, he scrambles for a polite reason to decline. He goes—expecting the worst—and is so astonished by what he ...
The Writing Life: Writers On How They Think And Work
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ean: 9781586481490, isbn: 9781586481490,
4.4 out of 5 stars with 194 reviews
Featuring a gathering of more than fifty of contemporary literature's finest voices, this volume will enchant, move, and inspire readers with its tales of The Writing Life. In it, authors divulge professional secrets: how they first discovered they w...
The Meaning of Everything: The Story of the Oxford English Dictionary
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mpn: Illustrated, ean: 9780195175004, isbn: 019517500X,
4.5 out of 5 stars with 137 reviews
From the best-selling author of The Professor and the Madman, The Map That Changed the World, and Krakatoa comes a truly wonderful celebration of the English language and of its unrivaled treasure house, the Oxford English Dictionary. Writing with ma...
Betwixt-and-Between: Essays on the Writing Life
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ean: 9781566895101, isbn: 1566895103,
4.1 out of 5 stars with 245 reviews
“Jenny is the future of nonfiction in America. What an absurdly arrogant statement to make. I make it anyway. Watch.” ―John D’Agata“Yes, Aristotle, there can be pleasure without ‘complete and unified action with a beginning, middle, and e...
Lucretius (Ancients in Action)
By Brand: Bristol Classical Press
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ean: 9781853996719, isbn: 1853996718,
4.2 out of 5 stars with 94 reviews
The Roman poet Lucretius, who lived in the first century BC, composed an epic poem, De Rerum Natura (On the Nature of the Universe), whose avowed purpose was to change the way we live our lives, to abandon our fear of the gods and of death, and to se...
Sometimes the Magic Works: Lessons from a Writing Life
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ean: 9780345465511, isbn: 0345465512,
4.8 out of 5 stars with 274 reviews
“Terry Brooks is adamant about dedicating oneself to the craft, while showing awe and humility for the creative process. . . . Every serious writer should refer to this book regularly for inspiration as well as solid crafting advice.”—Elizabeth...
Your Life as Story: Discovering the "New Autobiography" and Writing Memoir as Literature
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ean: 9780874779226, isbn: 0874779227,
4.9 out of 5 stars with 274 reviews
In Your Life As Story, autobiography expert Tristine Rainer explains how we can all find the important messages in our lives. Like Mary Karr or Frank McCourt, we can shape those stories into dramatic narratives that are compelling to others. Blending...
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