The Truth About Lisa Jewell

The Truth About Lisa Jewell

Non-Fiction, Biography & Memoir, Literary Biography & Memoir
Paperback Published on: 09/06/2022
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Synopsis

Have you ever thought about what it takes to become a bestselling writer? If so, The Truth About Lisa Jewell is the book for you. It is the story of how a novel is written, from before the start to after the finish; it's an in-depth analysis of how that novel fits into a bestselling author like Lisa Jewell's career and her previous work, and what her style shares with authors from James Joyce to Martin Amis. But this is more than just a study of an author at the top of her game. Like Lisa Jewell's much-loved novels, it's also the story of a relationship - between the bestselling author and the professor of cultural studies who has made her his muse - evolving slowly as the world comes gradually out of Covid. It's the story of two very different writers getting to know each other gradually through words; two complete strangers becoming something more like friends. A must-have for fans of Lisa Jewell, for aspiring authors who are interested in the path to success - and a testament to the way books can bring us together.

  • Publisher: Cornerstone
  • ISBN: 9781529136029
  • Number of pages: 304
  • Weight: 303g
  • Dimensions: 216 x 135 x 22 mm

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The Truth About Lisa Jewell
Unique insight into an enduringly popular author that is effortless and fascinating to read
I’ll start this review by saying that I’m not a big non-fiction reader these days. However, I have previously been a huge consumer of biographies. Therefor... READ MORE
Stu Cummins