click image to enlarge

Why We Write About Ourselves

Twenty Memoirists on Why They Expose Themselves (and Others) in the Name of Literature
Paperback Book
Publisher: 
Plume
 | 
January, 2016
ISBN:
9780142181973
Quantity: 
0
We are currently out of stock of this item. You can purchase it now. It is one of these 3:

  • A regular stock item, already on order
  • A "special order only" item, which we can order in for you. For these, please expect a delay of up to 3 weeks in addition to our normal delivery times.
  • A forthcoming title (note publication date above)

Contact us:
Phone us: (from Vancouver area) 604-732-7912
(from elsewhere in Canada or U.S.) 1-800-663-8442
Email us: thefolks@banyen.com
$21.00 CAD
Publisher’s Description: 

Everything an aspiring memoirist needs to know, in one readable volume, a follow-up to the acclaimed writers handbook Why We Write

For the many amateurs and professionals who write about themselvesbloggers, journal-keepers, aspiring essayists, and memoiriststhis book offers inspiration, encouragement, and pithy, practical advice. Twenty of Americas bestselling memoirists share their innermost thoughts and hard-earned tips with veteran author Meredith Maran, revealing what drives them to tell their personal stories, and the nuts and bolts of how they do it. Speaking frankly about issues ranging from turning oneself into an authentic, compelling character to exposing hard truths, these successful authors disclose what keeps them going, what gets in their way, and what they love mostand leastabout writing about themselves.

Community Reviews

Login or Register to post a review