A Broom of One's Own

A Broom of One's Own

Words on Writing, Housecleaning, and Life

Book - 2008
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"In A Broom of One's Own, Nancy Peacock, whose first novel was selected by the New York Times as a Notable Book of the Year, explores with warmth, wit, and candor what it means to be a writer. An encouragement to all hard-working artists, no matter how they make a living, Peacock's book provides valuable insights and advice on motivation, craft, and criticism while offering hilarious anecdotes about the houses she cleans" -- back cover.
Publisher: New York : Harper Perennial, c2008.
Edition: 1st ed.
ISBN: 9780061357879
0061357871
Branch Call Number: 808.02 Pea
Characteristics: 169, 20 p. : port. ; 21 cm.

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What a gem! Read this in one sitting.

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I really enjoyed this book and it was very inspiring.

Stoneangel Sep 27, 2009

I found this to be honest, amusing, inspiring and a just plain enjoyable read.

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