On Writing: A Memoir of the Craft by Stephen King

On Writing: A Memoir of the Craft

Stephen King

351 pages first pub 2000 (editions)

nonfiction memoir emotional funny informative medium-paced


Twentieth Anniversary Edition with Contributions from Joe Hill and Owen KingPart memoir, part masterclass by one of the bestselling authors of all time, this superb volume is a revealing and practical view of the writer’s craft, comprising the bas...

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informative 93%
inspiring 69%
reflective 57%
funny 42%
emotional 16%
hopeful 14%
lighthearted 14%
relaxing 8%
challenging 5%
adventurous 2%
dark 2%


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fast 22%
slow 12%

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