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Why we write

Meredith Maran

Why we write

20 acclaimed American authors on what gets them started and what keeps them going

by Meredith Maran

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Published by Plume in New York .
Written in English

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  • Authorship

  • Edition Notes

    StatementMeredith Maran ; with Isabel Allende ... [et al.].
    ContributionsAllende, Isabel
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN165 .M37 2013
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25317100M
    ISBN 109780452298156
    LC Control Number2012018687

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