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The Writer's Mentor
brings together the most practical and inspiring writing advice ever given by famous writers. Passages and quotations are drawn from essays, interviews, autobiographies, and other sources, and organized topically in short chapters. Through anecdotes and straightforward instruction, all writers will benefit from the masters' secrets of success.
·Advice in the words of the most successful writers ever, presented in thematic chapters for easy reference
·Entertaining?learn while reading fascinating autobiographical tidbits
·Features tips and quotes set apart in the page design
·For all writers and aspiring writers?novelists, journalists, travel writers, magazine columnists, and others
About the Author
is a freelance writer. Among his collaborations are the New York Times
, with James Carville, and Con Men
, with the staff of 60 Minutes
. Mr. Jackman has a BA from University College, Oxford, and an MA from the University of London.