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The Resource The getaway car : a Donald Westlake nonfiction miscellany, edited by Levi Stahl ; with a new foreword by Lawrence Block

The getaway car : a Donald Westlake nonfiction miscellany, edited by Levi Stahl ; with a new foreword by Lawrence Block

Label
The getaway car : a Donald Westlake nonfiction miscellany
Title
The getaway car
Title remainder
a Donald Westlake nonfiction miscellany
Statement of responsibility
edited by Levi Stahl ; with a new foreword by Lawrence Block
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Collection of published and unpublished gems: a memoir about learning to write, an imaginary interview between Westlake's various identities, essays on writing, introductions, and letters to writers like Stephen King and Brian Garfield. A true miscellany, this includes a piece by Abigail Westlake, a recipe for "May's Famous Tuna Casserole" and a 'Midnight snack'."--From the publisher
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Cataloging source
ICU/DLC
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Westlake, Donald E
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Stahl, Levi
  • Block, Lawrence
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  • Westlake, Donald E.
  • Authorship
  • Creative writing
Label
The getaway car : a Donald Westlake nonfiction miscellany, edited by Levi Stahl ; with a new foreword by Lawrence Block
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
  • Anything you say may be used against you: Interviews
  • Midnight snack: Gustatory notes from all over
  • Side jobs: Prison breaks, movie mobsters, and radio comedy
  • Signed confessions: Letters
  • Jobs never pulled: Title ideas
  • Death row
  • (Or, The happily ever afterlife): Letter to Ralph L. Woods
  • My second life: Fragments from an autobiography
  • Donald E. Westlake, aka. ...
  • So tell me about this job we're gonna pull: On genre
  • Ten most wanted: Ten favorite mystery books
  • Returning to the scene of the crime: On his own work
  • Lunch break: May's famous tuna casserole
  • The other guys in the string: Peers, favorites, and influences
  • Coffee break: Letter to Ray Broekel
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xix, 223 p.
Isbn
9780226121819
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2014003017
System control number
  • (OCoLC)869552506
  • (OCoLC)ocn869552506
  • 661043
Label
The getaway car : a Donald Westlake nonfiction miscellany, edited by Levi Stahl ; with a new foreword by Lawrence Block
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
  • Anything you say may be used against you: Interviews
  • Midnight snack: Gustatory notes from all over
  • Side jobs: Prison breaks, movie mobsters, and radio comedy
  • Signed confessions: Letters
  • Jobs never pulled: Title ideas
  • Death row
  • (Or, The happily ever afterlife): Letter to Ralph L. Woods
  • My second life: Fragments from an autobiography
  • Donald E. Westlake, aka. ...
  • So tell me about this job we're gonna pull: On genre
  • Ten most wanted: Ten favorite mystery books
  • Returning to the scene of the crime: On his own work
  • Lunch break: May's famous tuna casserole
  • The other guys in the string: Peers, favorites, and influences
  • Coffee break: Letter to Ray Broekel
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xix, 223 p.
Isbn
9780226121819
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2014003017
System control number
  • (OCoLC)869552506
  • (OCoLC)ocn869552506
  • 661043

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