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Booknotes: America's Finest Authors on Reading, Writing, and the Power of Ideas by Brian Lamb - Hardcover - 3rd Printing. - 1997 - from KingChamp Books and Biblio.co.uk

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Booknotes: America's Finest Authors on Reading, Writing, and the Power of Ideas

by Brian Lamb

Condition: Very Good +/Very Good +


NY: Random House, 1997. Book. Very Good +. Cloth Tape & Boards. 3rd Printing.. 424 pp. Nearly new. Faint red line on top edge near spine. Previous owner's name on endpaper. A few checkmarks and a few words written on 3-4 pp. Otherwise clean. Binding firm. Scores of authors, reporters and political VIPs give colorful anecdotes about how they wrote one of their books or came up with the idea for the book. Material originally was presented in interview form on C-SPAN's "Booknotes" program. As a whole, the anthology shows there's no right or wrong way to write a book, only that it's usually a time-consuming feat. Size: 8vo -- 9.5 In.

Brian Lamb is the founding CEO of C-SPAN. He has been the host of C-SPAN's Booknotes since its debut in 1989, an experiment that quickly became an oasis of literary programming on television. The author is directing all of his royalties from the sale of this book to the not-for-profit C-SPAN Educational foundation.




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