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Literary life

Larry McMurtry

Literary life

a second memoir

by Larry McMurtry

  • 141 Want to read
  • 4 Currently reading

Published by Simon & Schuster in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • McMurtry, Larry,
  • Authors, American -- 20th century -- Biography

  • Edition Notes

    StatementLarry McMurtry.
    GenreBiography
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3563.A319 Z46 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23654998M
    ISBN 109781439159934
    LC Control Number2009030724
    OCLC/WorldCa326649362

    These are hard and frightening times, but as public life comes to a halt because of the coronavirus pandemic, virtual literary communities are emerging in vital and unexpected ways, from Zoom to Instagram: book clubs, salons, readings, conversations Which is why we’re launching The Virtual Book Channel, to amplify those voices and provide the best possible platforms for Author: Jonny Diamond.   This post on creating the best literary life for children is sponsored by Flatiron Books, Publisher of American Dirt by Jeanine Cummins. También de este lado hay sueños. On this side too, there are dreams. Lydia Quixano Pérez runs a bookstore in the Mexican city of Acapulco. She has a son, Luca, and by and large, they live a fairly Author: Margaret Kingsbury.

    Buy one of our three Featured Selections and select any second book for $ and a third for only $ (Save over 40%) All pre-orders are available at the membership price or one Member Credit, and because they are shipped separately, pre-orders are not . About Nicole. Nicole is a writer, poet, book reviewer, and the founder/Editor-In-Chief of Magnolia started This Literary Life as a reading-as-a-writer project, but evolved into a place to share thoughts about books she loves, new and old.

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