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Draft no. 4

John McPhee

Draft no. 4

on the writing process

by John McPhee

  • 356 Want to read
  • 16 Currently reading

Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Authorship,
  • Rhetoric,
  • Creation (Literary, artistic, etc.),
  • English language

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesDraft no. four, Draft number 4
    StatementJohn McPhee
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN149 .M43 2017
    The Physical Object
    Pagination208 pages
    Number of Pages208
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26886581M
    ISBN 100374142742
    ISBN 109780374142742
    LC Control Number2016059416

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[Draft No. 4 is] a well-wrought road map to navigating the twists and turns, thrills and pitfalls, and joys and sorrows of the writer's journey." ―Donna Marie Smith, Library Journal "Eight crisply instructive and drolly self-deprecating essays [are] gathered here in this exceptionally entertaining and illuminating book/5().

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The long-awaited guide to writing long-form nonfiction by the legendary author and teacher Draft No. 4 is a master class on the writer’s craft. In a series of playful, expertly wrought essays, John McPhee shares insights he has gathered over his career and has refined while teaching at Princeton University, where he has nurtured some of the most esteemed writers of recent s: Draft No.

4 is enriched by personal reflections on the life of a writer. McPhee recalls his early years at Time magazine, and describes his enduring relationships with the New Yorker and with his publisher, Farrar, Straus and Giroux. Everything in this luminous book is enlivened by his keen sense of writing as a way of being in the world.

McPhee’s much anticipated Draft No.4, On the Writing Process, is both deeply nostalgic and quirkily entertaining. For budding writers it offers an eclectic collection of anecdotes, touchstones and mud-maps, alongside earnest encouragement for those immersed in the sometimes brutal process of “knitting a novel”, writes Mike Larsen.

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[Draft No. 4 is] a well-wrought road map to navigating the twists and turns, thrills and pitfalls, and joys and sorrows of the writer's journey." —Donna Marie Smith, Library Journal "Eight crisply instructive and drolly self-deprecating essays [are] gathered here in this exceptionally entertaining and illuminating book.

Draft No. by: John McPhee. Biography, Non-Fiction. Number of Pages: Suggested By: Tim Ferriss. Reason Book Was Chosen: Tim Ferriss has suggested this book countless times on his podcast.

I've never read a John McPhee book but would like to start making my way through his books. This is the first one I'll be reading.

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