How to Read A Novelist

How to Read A Novelist

eBook - 2013
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National book critic John Freeman pulls together his very best profiles (many of them new or completely rewritten for this volume) of the very best novelists of our time, including such international stars as Doris Lessing, Haruki Murakami, Salman Rushdie, and Mo Yan, to established American lions such as Don DeLillo, Norman Mailer, Toni Morrison, Marilynne Robinson, Philip Roth, John Updike, and David Foster Wallace, to the new guard of Edwidge Danticat, Dave Eggers, Jonathan Franzen, and more.
Publisher: New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2013
Edition: First American edition
ISBN: 0374710570 (electronic bk.)
9780374710576 (electronic bk.)
Branch Call Number: eBOOK 808.3 FRE
Characteristics: text file,rda
1 online resource (ix, 372 pages) : illustrations

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BCD2013 May 06, 2014

Profiles of heavy hitters including Lessing, Murakami, Rushdie and Morrison.

ser_library Dec 14, 2013

i like the biographical summaries and the style, also learning about new to me authors.

ontherideau Dec 04, 2013

A book to read now and then- a little glimpse into author style and personality

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