Letters to a Young Novelist

Letters to a Young Novelist

Mario Vargas Llosa


Mario Vargas Llosa condenses a life of writing, analyzing, and proposal into a necessary guide for aspiring writers. Drawing at the tales and novels of writers from round the globe-Borges, Bierce, Céline, Cortázar, Faulkner, Kafka, Robbe-Grillet-he lays naked the internal workings of fiction, the entire whereas urging younger novelists to not lose contact with the fundamental urge to create. Conversational, eloquent, and without problems erudite, this little booklet is destined to be learn and re-read through younger writers, previous writers, would-be writers, and all these with a stake on the planet of letters.

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