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Telling Lies for Fun & Profit

Authors: Block, Lawrence
Publisher: HarperCollins e-books
BISAC/Subject: LAN005020, LAN005050, LAN002000
ISBN: 9780061755293, Related ISBNs: 006175529X, 9780061755293, 9780688132286
Classification: Non-Fiction
Number of pages: 256,
Audience: General/trade
Synopsis:

Characters refusing to talk? Plot plodding along? Where do good ideas come from anyway? In this wonderfully practical volume, two-time Edgar Award-winning novelist Lawrence Block takes an inside look at writing as a craft and as a career.

From studying the market, to mastering self-discipline and "creative procrastination," through coping with rejections, Telling Lies for Fun & Profit is an invaluable sourcebook of information. It is a must read for anyone serious about writing or understanding how the process works.

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