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Reading Like a Writer: A Guide for People Who Love Books and for Those Who Want to Write Them (P.S.) Reprint Edition

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  • Series: P.S.
  • Paperback: 273 pages
  • Publisher: Harper Perennial; Reprint edition (April 10, 2007)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 9780060777050
  • ISBN-13: 978-0060777050
  • ASIN: 0060777052
  • Product Dimensions: 5.3 x 0.7 x 8 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 7.8 ounces (View shipping rates and policies)
  • Average Customer Review: 4.2 out of 5 stars 225 customer reviews
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