Consider This: Moments in My Writing Life after Which Everything Was Different

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Little, Brown Book Group, 9. jan. 2020 - 288 síğur

Renowned, bestselling novelist Chuck Palahniuk takes us behind the scenes of the writing life, with postcards from decades on the road and incredible examination of the power of fiction and the art of storytelling.

In this spellbinding blend of memoir and insight, bestselling author Chuck Palahniuk shares stories and generous advice on what makes writing powerful and what makes for powerful writing.

With advice grounded in years of careful study and a keenly observed life, Palahniuk combines practical advice and concrete examples from beloved classics, his own books, and a "kitchen-table MFA" culled from an evolving circle of beloved authors and artists, with anecdotes, postcards from the road, and much more.

Clear-eyed, sensitive, illuminating, and knowledgeable, Consider This is Palahniuk's love letter to stories and storytellers, booksellers and books themselves. Consider it a classic in the making.

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Umsögn notanda  - DonnaEverhart - LibraryThing

I loved the insight on writing dos and don'ts, but I think I loved his personal stories best. (And some of them were jaw dropping.) I've read other books on writing and loved them all. The first one ... Read full review

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Umsögn notanda  - BenKline - LibraryThing

This is the most tolerable Chuck Palahniuk has been for me in a while. I found Adjustment Day absolutely horrible and could barely get through it - took me two years to read it. Nothing will probably ... Read full review

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Chuck Palahniuk has been a nationally bestselling author since his first novel, 1996's Fight Club, was made into the acclaimed David Fincher film of the same name. Palahniuk's work has sold millions of copies worldwide. He lives outside Portland, Oregon.

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