Otis Chandler's Reviews > Vanity Fair's How a Book is Born: The Making of The Art of Fielding

Vanity Fair's How a Book is Born by Keith Gessen
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May 25, 12

bookshelves: publishing-industry, nonfiction
Recommended to Otis by: Patrick Brown
Recommended for: Anyone in publishing
Read in May, 2012

This is a fun quick read, but particularly well written, which makes it a great insight into the struggle an author takes to get published. I don't think I learned anything per se, but it's great to see it all put together and told fluidly and so that you empathize with the characters. It almost - almost - makes me want to read the Art of Fielding, despite my lack of love for Baseball.
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