If you've ever wondered about the creative process behind great writing, look no further than Richard Cohen's book, How to Write Like Tolstoy: A Journey into the Minds of Our Greatest Writers. Cohen, former publishing director of Hutchinson and Hodder & Stoughton, looks at the stories behind some of the world’s best writers, from Shakespeare to Stephen King.
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