Hand to Mouth : A Chronicle of Early Failure
by Paul Auster


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Paul Auster's "Hand to Mouth: A Chronicle of Early Failure" is a fascinating and often funny memoir about his early years as a writer struggling to be published, and to make enough money to survive. Leaving high school with "itchy feet" and refusing to play it safe, Auster avoided convention and the double life of steady office employment while writing.  Read more...


 
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Overview

Paul Auster's "Hand to Mouth: A Chronicle of Early Failure" is a fascinating and often funny memoir about his early years as a writer struggling to be published, and to make enough money to survive. Leaving high school with "itchy feet" and refusing to play it safe, Auster avoided convention and the double life of steady office employment while writing. From the streets of New York City, Dublin, and Paris to a surreal adventure in a dusty village in Mexico, Auster's account of living on next to nothing introduces an unforgettable cast of characters while examining what it means to be a writer.

 
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  • ISBN-13: 9780312422325
  • ISBN-10: 0312422326
  • Publisher: Picador USA
  • Publish Date: August 2003
  • Page Count: 169
  • Dimensions: 7.9 x 4.9 x 0.5 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 0.4 pounds


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