Over the last couple of days I've been sampling this book, which is reading it as the author intended. It's not a cover to cover read. Read morePublished 4 months ago by Brent Butler
This book probably won't wreck their views of their favorite authors, but it's not for the very young or for the tender-minded (along with story content, there is some frank... Read morePublished 19 months ago by Leigh G.
Especially if you are a writer and have a tendency to worship those before you. Amazingly, it seems most put their pants on one leg at a time.Published 21 months ago by professor
Malcolm Lowry's mysterious death. Boswell's lasciviousness. Simone de Beauvoir's relationship with Nelson Algren. Hemingway's pettiness. Fitzgerald's drunkenness. Read morePublished on June 24, 2011 by Sam Quixote
A pleasant, readable style and interesting annecdotes make Writers Gone Wild a fun read. There are a wide variety of writers mentioned and the stories range from comic to bizarre. Read morePublished on February 2, 2011 by Barb
In his Writers Gone Wild, Mr. Peschel has captured the essence of each literary faux pas in a pithy and well-written essay that is a delight to read. Read morePublished on January 11, 2011 by Amazing Blair