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The creative writer's survival guide : advice from an unrepentant novelist

Author: John McNally
Publisher: Iowa City : University of Iowa Press, ©2010.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The Creative Writer's Survival Guide is a must-read for creative-writing students and teachers, conference participants, and aspiring writers of every stamp. Directed primarily at fiction writers but suitable for writers of all genres, John McNally's guide is a comprehensive, take-no-prisoners blunt, highly idiosyncratic, and delightfully subjective take on the writing life.
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McNally, John, 1965-
Creative writer's survival guide.
Iowa City : University of Iowa Press, ©2010
(DLC) 2010006337
(OCoLC)537652373
Material Type: Document, Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: John McNally
ISBN: 9781587299490 1587299496
OCLC Number: 663885714
Description: 1 online resource (xiii, 274 pages)
Contents: The decision to become a writer --
Education and the writer --
Getting published --
Publicity --
Employment for writers --
The writer's life.
Responsibility: John McNally.

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The Creative Writer's Survival Guide is a must-read for creative-writing students and teachers, conference participants, and aspiring writers of every stamp. Directed primarily at fiction writers but suitable for writers of all genres, John McNally's guide is a comprehensive, take-no-prisoners blunt, highly idiosyncratic, and delightfully subjective take on the writing life.

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