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Truth is stranger than fiction. "Writers Gone Wild" rips back the (book) covers and reveals the seamy underside of the writing life.
Bill Peschel is a lifelong reader whose five thousand-book library keeps his home in Hershey, Pennsylvania, firmly anchored to the earth. When not collecting weird and wild stories, he edits news articles and designs pages at the Harrisburg Patriot-News.
Table of Contents
|On the Job||p. 1|
|Dramatic Debuts||p. 3|
|Public Embarrassments||p. 15|
|Grub Street||p. 29|
|Censors and Editors||p. 40|
|Frauds and Hoaxes||p. 48|
|Off the Job||p. 67|
|Odd Jobs||p. 69|
|Crime and Punishment||p. 78|
|Unfortunate Encounters||p. 87|
|Fight Club||p. 97|
|Politics and Power||p. 125|
|Everything Else||p. 149|
|Bad Craziness||p. 151|
|The Lovers||p. 163|
|The Joy of Sex||p. 176|
|The End of the Affair||p. 189|
|Alcohol and Drugs||p. 202|
|The End||p. 212|
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