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Don't quit your day job : acclaimed authors and the day jobs they quit

Author: Sonny Brewer
Publisher: Douglas, Isle of Man : M P Pub., 2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Collects anecdotes from contemporary American authors on the jobs and careers they held before becoming successful authors, including Steve Yarbrough, Connie May Fowler, Daniel Wallace, and Cassandra King.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Sonny Brewer
ISBN: 9781849821087 1849821089 9781849821360 1849821364
OCLC Number: 662410441
Description: 241 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Railroad as art / Howard Bahr --
Real work / Rick Bragg --
(A) late start in Mississippi / Larry Brown --
Deacon summer / Pat Conroy --
Connie May is going to win the lottery this week / Connie May Fowler --
Delivering / Tom Franklin --
When nobody listens / Tim Gautreaux --
Fumbling for the keys to the doors of perception / William Gay --
(The) underwear salesman / John Grisham --
Job experience / Winston Groom --
Why I worked at the P.O. / Silas House --
Hiding out with Holden Caulfield / Suzanne Hudson --
Tote monkey / Joshilyn Jackson --
For the good lies / Barb Johnson --
My life as a spy / Cassandra King --
(The) things we do for love / Janis Owens --
Message in a bottle / Michelle Richmond --
(A) summer at the phone farm / Clay Risen --
Refuse / George Singleton --
Faulkner's place / Matthew Teague --
My shit job / Daniel Wallace --
"What thou lovest well ..." / Brad Watson --
So, you want to play some football? / Steve Yarbrough.
Responsibility: edited by Sonny Brewer.

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Collects anecdotes from contemporary American authors on the jobs and careers they held before becoming successful authors, including Steve Yarbrough, Connie May Fowler, Daniel Wallace, and Cassandra King.

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