DETAILS: How to Become a Famous Writer Before You're Dead: Your Words in Print and Your Name in Lights, by Ariel Gore. Copyright 2007. Writing how-to, non-fiction
SUMMERY: Ariel Gore breaks down her advice for becoming a famous writer.
PROS: This book was sometimes funny and irreverent and it contained some good interviews with famous authors.
CONS: There was nothing really earth-shattering or new about this book. I was disappointed over all and I don't feel like I learned much.
BOTTOM LINE: I wouldn't recommend this except maybe for the author interviews. Two stars out of five.