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For the Love of Books By Graham Tarrant

For the Love of Books by Graham Tarrant

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Summary

From banned books to feuding authors, from literary felons to rejected masterpieces, from tips for aspiring writers to stand-out book lists, this treasure trove of compelling facts, riveting anecdotes and extraordinary characters is every book-lover's dream: a book about books and the people who write them. Read all about it!

For the Love of Books Summary

For the Love of Books: A Celebration of the Written Word by Graham Tarrant

Do you know...

  • Which famous author died of caffeine poisoning?
  • Why Alice's Adventures in Wonderland was banned in China?
  • Who was the first British writer to win the Nobel Prize in Literature?

Banned books, feuding authors, literary felons, rejected masterpieces - it's all in these pages, along with tips for aspiring writers and lists of the most iconic works. A treasure trove of compelling facts, riveting anecdotes and extraordinary characters, this is every book-lover's dream: a book about books and the people who write them. Read on!

About Graham Tarrant

Graham Tarrant is a former publisher and the author of more than 30 books, on subjects ranging from cinema to cricket. He is also the editor of several anthologies. He lives in a Wiltshire village, near Bath.

Additional information

GOR009306743
9781786852700
1786852705
For the Love of Books: A Celebration of the Written Word by Graham Tarrant
Used - Very Good
Hardback
Summersdale Publishers
2018-04-12
240
N/A
Book picture is for illustrative purposes only, actual binding, cover or edition may vary.
This is a used book - there is no escaping the fact it has been read by someone else and it will show signs of wear and previous use. Overall we expect it to be in very good condition, but if you are not entirely satisfied please get in touch with us

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