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How to Success!: A Writer's Guide to Fame and Fortune

How to Success!: A Writer's Guide to Fame and Fortune (Paperback)

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This sympathetically funny parody self-help book for writers is filled with hilariously misguided tips, factual-looking charts and other advice that knowingly pokes fun at writerly foibles while still cheering would be authors on. With this book, struggling writers can find suggestions for effective paragraph shapes, tips on where to find inspiration (in your reflection, in the shapes of gum stuck to the ground, in a consultation with your doctor), thoughtful poses for author photos, pull-out procrastination excuses, the Elements of Style (literary fashion tips), investment strategies for the super-rich and famous, and more. How to Success is filled with enough almost-helpful advice to keep aspiring writers amused, unblocked, and on their way.

Essays & WritingWriting GuidesWriting & editing guidesHealth & WellbeingHumourParodies & spoofs Publisher: Chronicle Books Publication Date: 28/02/2017 ISBN-13: 9781452143330  Details: Type: Paperback Format: Books
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Corinne Caputo is a writer and comedian who lives in New York City. This is her first book. She is, as a direct result, almost inconceivably famous and wealthy.

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