On Writing: A Memoir of the Craft by Stephen King

On Writing: A Memoir of the Craft

Stephen King

nonfiction autobiography memoir emotional funny informative medium-paced

320 pages | first published 2000


Part memoir, part master class by one of the bestselling authors of all time, this superb volume is a revealing and practical view of the writer's craft, comprising the basic tools of the trade every writer must have. King's advice is grounded in ...
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