Writing and Wrestling with the Heart

Writing and Wrestling with the Heart

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by Jan Karon
     
 
In this Penguin eSpecial, Jan Karon, the bestselling author of the Mitford and Father Tim novels, tells the personal story of her life as a writer. Illuminating the way in which faith has influenced both her life and her writing, Karon also discusses her calling as an author—a calling she received early but took years to answer. Only an incredible leap of faith

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In this Penguin eSpecial, Jan Karon, the bestselling author of the Mitford and Father Tim novels, tells the personal story of her life as a writer. Illuminating the way in which faith has influenced both her life and her writing, Karon also discusses her calling as an author—a calling she received early but took years to answer. Only an incredible leap of faith gave her the courage to give up all she had, risking everything to follow this call. Intimate, funny, and straight-from-the-heart, this eSpecial is a superb companion to Jan Karon’s novels, providing a revealing glimpse into the life of a novelist who has moved so many people with her words.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781440656729
Publisher:
Penguin Publishing Group
Publication date:
10/28/2008
Sold by:
Penguin Group
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
18
Sales rank:
134,874
File size:
320 KB

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Writing and Wrestling with the Heart 3.7 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 18 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
I really enjoyed this small book. It is Jan giving a talk on the Mitford books. Very interesting about how she became an author. Enjoyable fast read.
haniel More than 1 year ago
I bought this book to help me as i am writting about my own life as a Priest and I Love the Mitford stories, i am love the way in which Jan weaves the story without giving it away too early, trully enjoyable books, this is helping me to push forward
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
A nice personal talk from Jan Karon, the author of the heartwarming Mitford book, telling us of how she was inspired to write this series.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
This is a speech by Jan Karon. If you're really interested in her then buy the book. It's very short and left me wanting more.
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