Letters to a Young Writer

Some Practical and Philosophical Advice
Product Number: EB00685193
Released: Apr 04, 2017
Business Term: 2 Year
ISBN: #9780399590818
Publisher: Random House
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From the bestselling author of the National Book Award winner Let the Great World Spin comes a lesson in how to be a writer-and so much more than that. Intriguing and inspirational, this book is a call to look outward rather than inward. McCann asks his readers to constantly push the boundaries of experience, to see empathy and wonder in the stories we craft and hear. A paean to the power of language, both by argument and by example, Letters to a Young Writer is fierce and honest in its testament to the bruises delivered by writing as both a profession and a calling. It charges aspiring writers to learn the rules and even break them. These fifty-two essays are ultimately a profound challenge to a new generation to bring truth and light to a dark world through their art.

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Author(s): Colum McCann
Original Publish Date: Apr 04, 2017

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Author(s): Colum McCann
Narrator(s): Colum McCann
Product Number Z100120361
Released: Apr 04, 2017
Business Term: Purchase
Publisher: Books on Tape
ISBN: #9781524781538

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