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My mistake [electronic resource]. Daniel Menaker.

Menaker, Daniel. (Author).
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  • ISBN: 9780547794242 (electronic bk)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource
  • Date Published: 2013.

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Summary, etc.: A New York Times Book Review Editors' Choice "At the epicenter of literary New York, Menaker is an irreverent guide to the publishing world's inner workings . . . His own journey, compelled by his self-knowledge and sense of humor, elevates this memoir into more than witty chatter." — Chicago Tribune "Impossible to resist." — Jennifer Egan, author of A Visit from the Goon Squad In these pages Daniel Menaker brings us a "ruefully funny insider's tour of the publishing world" ( Haunted by a self-doubt sharpened by his role in his brother's unexpected death, he offers wry, hilarious observations on publishing, child-rearing, parent-losing, and the writing life. But as time passes, we witness a moving, thoughtful meditation on years well lived, well read, and well spent. Full of mistakes, perhaps. But full of effort, full of accomplishment, full of life. "Tender, smart and witty, this book is truly...
Reproduction Note: Electronic reproduction. Boston : Mariner Books, 2013. Requires OverDrive Read (file size: N/A KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 844 KB) or Amazon Kindle (file size: N/A KB).
Subject: Nonfiction.
Biography & Autobiography.
Genre: Electronic books.

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