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Mentor : a memoir

Author: Tom Grimes
Publisher: Portland, Ore. : Tin House Books, 2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st U.S. edView all editions and formats
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A chance encounter between two writers, one young, one older, develops into a wonderful friendship neither expected.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Tom Grimes; Frank Conroy; Frank Conroy; Tom Grimes
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Tom Grimes
ISBN: 9780982504888 0982504888 9780982504895 0982504896
OCLC Number: 500801395
Description: 242 pages ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Tom Grimes.

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An intimate look at the writing life, the famed Iowa Writers' Workshop, the fickle publishing world, and an extraordinary friendship with Frank Conroy.  Read more...

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