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Jon Winokur
Jon Winokur

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Jon Winokur is the author of The Rich Are Different. He lives in Pacific Palisades, California.

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Advice to Writers
A Compendium of Quotes, Anecdotes, and Writerly Wisdom from a Dazzling Array of Literary Lights
Written by Jon Winokur


Format: Trade Paperback, 240 pages
Publisher: Vintage
On Sale: May 9, 2000
Price: $15.00

In Advice to Writers, Jon Winokur, author of the bestselling The Portable Curmudgeon, gathers the counsel of more than four hundred celebrated authors in a treasury on the world of writing. Here are literary lions on everything from the passive voice to promotion and publicity: James Baldwin on the practiced illusion... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.

Advice to Writers
A Compendium of Quotes, Anecdotes, and Writerly Wisdom from a Dazzling Array of Literary Lights
Written by Jon Winokur


Format: eBook, 240 pages
Publisher: Vintage
On Sale: April 28, 2010
Price: $13.99

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