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Blurb your enthusiasm : an A-Z of literary persuasion / Louise Willder.

Willder, Louise,(author.).

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Eckhart PL - Main 808.02 WIL (Text) 840191003169882 New Items - Main Level Checked out 12/12/2022

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  • ISBN: 9780861542178
  • Physical Description: 352 pages ; 21 cm
  • Publisher: London : Oneworld, 2022.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 339-345).
Formatted Contents Note:
Introduction : 'Wonderful, imaginative lying' -- Cover stories : first impressions -- In the beginning was the blurb : a literary history -- Cracking good copy : writing rules -- Blurb spotting in the wild : book species -- Wild and whirling words : blurbs are us.
Summary, etc.:
This is the outside story of books. From blurbs to titles, quotes to (checks jacket) cute animal designs - via author feuds, writing tricks, classic literature, bonkbusters, plot spoilers and publishing secrets - discover why it's good to judge a book by its cover. Maybe even this one...
Subject: Authors and publishers.
Books > Marketing.

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