How I write : the secret lives of authors

Format: Print Book 2007
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CLP - Main Library Second Floor - Non-fiction PN165.H675 2007x
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Have you ever wondered about the creative process of your favourite authors? Who loves money more than life? Which old lady wears fur jackets? Who needs to punch a boxing ball before work? 'How I Write' offers unpublished and unseen material illuminating the secret lives of authors.
A farewell to arms / Vendela Vida
A squeaky office chair / Jonathan Franzen
Post-it notes / Will Self
The Baths of Diocletian / Alan Hollinghurst
Stövchen / Benjamin Markovits
Jarry's spiral / Tom Robbins
A Maglite / Janine Di Giovanni
A cork wall / Eric Chase Anderson
Kiehl's / JT Le Roy
A large desk / Alain de Botton
Ganesha / Luis J. Rodriguez
A picture from Prague / Gina Ochsner
Chocolate / Douglas Coupland
A blindfolded rhino / Melissa Bank
Simon Wiesenthal and the Simpsons / David Baddiel
Clippity / Lionel Shriver
Through my window / Geoff Dyer
Nicotine / Anthony Bourdain
Unknown keys / Siri Hustvedt
Notebooks thrown across rooms / A.L. Kennedy
Portland Meadows Racetrack / Willy Vlautin
Calace / Louisa Young
People I don't know / Isabel Young
Yerba Maté / James Flint
Oblique strategies / Rick Moody
Hot water / Jane Smiley
Oxford Bar / Ian Rankin
A cabinet of curiosities / A.S. Byatt
Laurence Stern / Adam Thirlwell
Speedball / Natasha Mostert
The pens / Hanif Kureishi
Names / Jonathan Lethem
Driving / David Guterson
Alphabets / Marie Darrieussecq
A body plummeting / Nicole Krauss
In the wee small hours / Neil LaBute
The monkey's jaw / Iain Sinclair
The rituals of tea / Tash Aw
A cypress cone / William Fiennes
The lights of my writing life / Tony D'Souza
.005 / Claire Messud
My grandmother the dancer / Jake Arnott
Walking / Matt Thorne
Krautrock / Michel Faber
Portrait / Joyce Carol Oates
An axe in my hand / Jay McInerney
Money / Tibor Fischer
Cocktails from water and ice / Nick Laird
Nat Love / ZZ Packer
"This childish task" / Javier Marías
Akhenaten / Ahdaf Soueif
Terry's fist / Ronan Bennett
The dogs / Arthur Bradford
Tempus omnia revelat / Bruce Robinson
Earplugs / Nicholson Baker
The importance of my navel / Tim Carvell
A purple pen, a portable home / Elif Shafak
The head of a saint / Audrey Niffenegger
Red and blue notebook / Peter Hobbs
Seahorses / Jill Dawson
Quark / Chip Kidd
"Office" / Caren Beilin
Typewriter / John Byrne
Barricade / Nat Segnit
Rock bottom / Dan Rhodes
Hotel rooms / A.M. Homes
Tobacco / DBC Pierre.

Additional Information
Subjects Authorship -- Anecdotes.
Creative writing.
Publisher New York :Rizzoli,2007
Contributors Crowe, Dan, 1972-
Oltermann, Philip, 1981-
Language English
Description 1 volume (unpaged) : illustrations ; 27 cm
ISBN 0847829421
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