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One Writers Beginnings
4.03
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Jul 01, 2008
 
Eats, Shoots & Leaves: The Zero Tolerance Approach to Punctuation
3.84
Read at Pitchfork because I'm that kind of nerd. I loved it more than I loved most of the music.
Jun 25, 2006
Jul 16, 2007
 
The Faith of a Writer: Life, Craft, Art
3.83
I have no memory of reading this book, though I know that it gave me a very different impression of Joyce Carol Oates than I'd had based on reading he...more
Jun 20, 2004
Jul 16, 2007
 
Great Books: My Adventures with Homer, Rousseau, Woolf, and Other Indestructible Writers of the Western World
3.80
This book challenged and affirmed my thoughts on the Western Canon – the much-maligned, desperately loved canon. From my blog:

A review from Amazon: "A...more
Sep 14, 2003
Jul 16, 2007
 
For the Love of Books
3.53
From my blog:

I'm really enjoying the informality - the way each contributor has his or her own voice - how we find out not only the works that are sup...more
Feb 2004
Oct 21, 2010
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