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REVIEW SUMMARY: An excellent book for writers of all levels, from beginner to seasoned veteran.
BRIEF SYNOPSIS: Best-selling author and social media maven Jeff VanderMeer shows how writers can both survive and thrive in today’s 24/7 interconnected world. From creating goals to managing social media platforms, VanderMeer uses his own experiences to demonstrate what works and what doesn’t, all while highlighting methods to keep your balance in both life and writing.
PROS: Concise, insightful, full of great advice which is based on real-world experience. Booklife has something to teach any writer.
CONS: A minor issue, but the book’s non-linear style would have benefited greatly from an index.
BOTTOM LINE: Even if it’s been years since you bothered reading a “how to” book related to writing, check out Booklife.