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Reader recommendation: If You Want to Write

Monitor readers share their favorite book picks.

By Dan Ziskind, Ballwin, Mo. / February 5, 2014

If You Want to Write, subtitled “A Book about Art, Independence, and Spirit” by Brenda Ueland is not your ordinary how-to book on writing.  Published 75 years ago, it will shake you up and be a uniquely positive instruction manual.

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