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The Resource Research, Philip Kerr

Research, Philip Kerr

Label
Research
Title
Research
Statement of responsibility
Philip Kerr
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Language
eng
Summary
A former advertising copywriter, Sam Houston, is a leading British thriller writer whose books sell in their millions. He lives in luxury in Monaco. Houston estimates that he earns royalties on one out of every 25 hardcover books published in the world. In fact, Houston publishes so many best sellers, in so many different genres, that he cannot possibly write them all. So he farms many of his books out to a factory: a team of co-authors who work from Houston-supplied outlines and stick closely to the no-frills formula: short chapters, short paragraphs, short sentences, short words. But Sam has had enough of being a book factory. He wants to get back to his roots, and write something himself again - a novel that will win prizes and praise from the critics. But if the book-writing machine stops, many people stand to lose out, and Sam's extensive research has left him with some powerful secrets to keep
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Kerr, Philip
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Literary form
fiction
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  • Authors' spouses
  • Murder
  • Authors
  • Ghostwriters
  • Wives
Target audience
adult
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Research, Philip Kerr
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Publication
Carrier category
volume
Content category
text
Control code
000053046385
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
373 pages
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9781782065784
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Label
Research, Philip Kerr
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Content category
text
Control code
000053046385
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
373 pages
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9781782065784
Isbn Type
(paperback)

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