On Writing: A Memoir of the Craft

July 6, 2010|
On Writing: A Memoir of the Craft by Stephen King
$23.00
Paperback
Earn 115 plum® points
Ships free on orders over $35

Ships within 1-2 weeks

Available in stores

To see store inventory,
Prices and offers may vary in store

about

Immensely helpful and illuminating to any aspiring writer, this special edition of Stephen King’s critically lauded, million-copy bestseller shares the experiences, habits, and convictions that have shaped him and his work.

“Long live the King” hailed Entertainment Weekly upon publication of Stephen King’s On Writing. Part memoir, part master class by one of the bestselling authors of all time, this superb volume is a revealing and practical view of the writer’s craft, comprising the basic tools of the trade every writer must have. King’s advice is grounded in his vivid memories from childhood through his emergence as a writer, from his struggling early career to his widely reported, near-fatal accident in 1999—and how the inextricable link between writing and living spurred his recovery. Brilliantly structured, friendly and inspiring, On Writing will empower and entertain everyone who reads it—fans, writers, and anyone who loves a great story well told.
Stephen King was born in Portland, Maine, on September 21, 1947. After graduating with a Bachelor's degree in English from the University of Maine at Orono in 1970, he became a teacher. His spare time was spent writing short stories and novels. King's first novel would never have been published if not for his wife. She removed the firs...
Loading
Title:On Writing: A Memoir of the CraftFormat:PaperbackProduct dimensions:288 pages, 8.44 X 5.5 X 0.8 inShipping dimensions:288 pages, 8.44 X 5.5 X 0.8 inPublished:July 6, 2010Publisher:ScribnerLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1439156816

ISBN - 13:9781439156810

Appropriate for ages: All ages

Look for similar items by category: