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Write for Your Life by [Block, Lawrence]
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About the Author

Lawrence Block has been writing award-winning mystery and suspense fiction for half a century. His most recent novels are THE BURGLAR WHO COUNTED THE SPOONS, featuring Bernie Rhodenbarr; HIT ME, featuring philatelist and assassin Keller; and A DROP OF THE HARD STUFF, featuring Matthew Scudder, who will be played by Liam Neeson in the forthcoming film, A WALK AMONG THE TOMBSTONES. Several of his other books have also been filmed, although not terribly well. He's well known for his books for writers, including the classic TELLING LIES FOR FUN & PROFIT, and THE LIAR'S BIBLE; for fourteen years he wrote a popular column on fiction writing for Writer's Digest Magazine. In addition to prose works, he has written episodic television (TILT!) and the Wong Kar-wai film, MY BLUEBERRY NIGHTS. He is a modest and humble fellow, although you would never guess as much from this biographical note.

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  • Format: Kindle Edition
  • File Size: 412 KB
  • Print Length: 208 pages
  • Publisher: HarperCollins e-books (17 Mar. 2009)
  • Sold by: Amazon Media EU S.à r.l.
  • Language: English
  • ASIN: B000GCFX9U
  • Text-to-Speech: Enabled
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  • Enhanced Typesetting: Enabled
  • Average Customer Review: 4.3 out of 5 stars 6 customer reviews
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: #298,069 Paid in Kindle Store (See Top 100 Paid in Kindle Store)
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I am not a writer at all, but a fashion designer but have been struggling for the past year or so on 'getting on' with designing - similar to writers block. This book has been so applicable to me and other areas of my life and helped get to the bottom of my own troublesome personal law which has been holding be back for years and which I have been trying to solve for ages (but hadn't even been able to identify the problem until reading this book). The book is simple but highly effective!!
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I like all things 'Block'. This was interesting, but was as much (or more) about psychology as writing. Elements are old-fashioned but still relevant. Not quite as good as 'writing lies for fun and profit'. Well worth a read for those who lack confidence.
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