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ISBN: 0340769971 / ISBN-13: 9780340769973

On Writing

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  • On Writing (Hodder & Stoughton Ltd) – Trade paperback (2000)
    by Stephen King

    On Writing

    Trade paperback, Hodder & Stoughton Ltd
    2000
    256 pages

    ISBN: 0340769971
    ISBN-13: 9780340769973

    This text offers a unique insight into the life of Stephen King. It explores what books and films influenced him as a young writer, his first idea for a story and the true-life tale that inspired Carrie. The book also takes the reader through all the basic skills of writing.

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Reviews of On Writing

Overall customer rating: 5.000
Sillylass

Stephen King may be the most interesting man alive

by Sillylass on Jan 20, 2008

Stephen King's "On Writing" is truly one of the best books I've ever read. As well as being a fantastic writing tool, it is a captivating mix of autobiography and personal experience. "On Writing" takes the reader on an emotional journey where you begin to feel like Stephen King is talking directly ... More

rainbow

famous horror writers views on writing fiction

by rainbow on Jul 24, 2007

a helpful book, that cover briefly the authors childhood background and then the book is largely devouted to writing iteself the most useful advice being on style, grammer and the importance to read read and read and equally write More

di3501

Every writer can benefit from this book

by di3501 on May 17, 2007

A very well written and inspiring book on Stephen King's early years and struggles as a writer. I found it encouraged and validated my writing efforts and I am sure it will for others. More

Louloubelle

There's a reason why he's King

by Louloubelle on May 7, 2007

This book offers a rare and entertaining glimpse into the process of one of the most prolifically successful writers of all time. King approaches the subject with great insight and dry wit ensuring a thoroughly enjoyable read for fans, budding authors and book lovers alike. I cannot recommend this ... More

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