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Seducing the Demon

Writing for My Life

by Erica Jong

  • 57 Want to read
  • 32 Currently reading

Published by Tarcher .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Biography And Autobiography,
  • Jong, Erica - Prose & Criticism,
  • Biography & Autobiography,
  • Biography / Autobiography,
  • Biography/Autobiography,
  • Literary,
  • Personal Memoirs,
  • Women,
  • Biography & Autobiography / Entertainment & Performing Arts

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages304
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8816599M
    ISBN 101585425141
    ISBN 109781585425143

    Publisher's Summary Kerilyn is nearly the last of her demon-hunter family, her parents and siblings killed by the creatures they resolved to destroy. Alone on Halloween, the one night spirits and demons escape the Netherworld to wreak havoc on the mortal world, Kerilyn tries to stay safe at home, protected by spells and weapons. Read "Seducing the Demon Writing for My Life" by Erica Jong available from Rakuten Kobo. Erica Jong's memoir-a national bestseller-was probably the most wildly reviewed book of Critics called it 2/5.

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    item 6 Seducing the Demon: Writing for My Life by Jong, Erica, Good Book 6 - Seducing the Demon: Writing for My Life by Jong, Erica, Good Book $ +$ shipping. Demonology: List of Demon Names, Devils, & Evil Spirits. Virtually all religions & cultures have various supernatural entities that are considered malevolent or even evil. In some cultures, these may be simply forces of nature like hurricanes. Sometimes they are entities with capabilities for destruction such as fertility gods/goddesses.


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Seducing the Demon by Erica Jong Download PDF EPUB FB2

The fact that the book is still read and selling tells us something about its appeal and the freedom it represents. Seducing the Demon: Writing for My Life earned four stars from me. I recommend it for other writers, especially those who simply enjoy knowing more about an individual writer's by: 2.

Seducing the Demon is a memoir/writing manual; it's unbelievably bourgeois, In university, I read Fear of Flying and, of course, adored it. I was young and on the cusp of pretension, playing with feminist philosophies I didn't even come close to understanding/5.

Seducing the Demon: Writing for My Life by Jong, Erica () Paperback on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Will be shipped from US. Used books may not include companion materials, may have some shelf wear, may contain highlighting/notes/5(34). Erica Jong is the author of nineteen books of poetry, fiction, and memoir, including Fear of Flying, which has more than 18 million copies in print worldwide.

Her most recent essays have appeared in The New York Times Book Review, and she is a frequent guest on television talk : Penguin Publishing Group.

Funny, brazen, and sly, Jong gossips, chronicles moments of personal folly, explicitly recounts sexual escapades, and characterizes her muse as a demon lover. Then, after seducing her readers into attentive submission, she delivers stinging commentary on our society's detrimental disinterest in literature, appetite for didacticism, sexual hypocrisy, and distrust of pleasure/5(33).

In SEDUCING THE DEMON she writes about her own process of writing, what it was like to become Seducing the Demon book for a novel, and about her own musings on other great writers. Along the way she talks about her mistakes, her achievements, and many of the interesting people she's met along the way.5/5(5).

Seducing the demon: writing for my life. [Erica Jong] -- Jong began this book as a guide for aspiring writers. It was to be a book full of practical advice, inspiring examples, and sage wisdom--but she quickly realized that writing such a book would be. This novella documents the give and take between demon hunter Kerilyn, who is determined to live on her own, and demon Arawn, who attempts to seduce her each Halloween.

The drama here involves Kerilyn’s desire to maintain her independence despite her fierce attraction to the beautiful, sexy warrior/5(2). Seducing the Demon Huntress book. Read 13 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Book info. from the author's website - iadavi /5.

Ap • Seducing the Demon, the latest book by novelist Erica Jong, received a bad review in The New York Times this past Sunday.

In the past, Jong says she would have curled up in bed. This is a rather light-hearted and feel good kinda book, which makes it a very suitable read after finishing plot-heavy book (TGCF). And it also has a TV seried with the name The Birth of The Drama King. The MC is sent on a mission to seduce the Demon Sect leader (ML) and to betray him when the time comes.

About Seducing the Demon. Erica Jong’s memoir-a national bestseller-was probably the most wildly reviewed book of Critics called it everything from “brutally funny,” “risqu. and wonderfully unrepentant,” and “rowdy, self-deprecating, and endearing” to “a car wreck.”*. Seducing the Demon: Writing for My Life Erica Jong, Author.

Penguin/Tarcher $ (p) ISBN one child and 20 books in the past four decades. Now in her 60s, she's well. This was the first book I've ever read by this author. It's only about 78 pages but I loved it. The two main characters are Kerilyn and Arawn.

Kerilyn is from a long line of demon hunters. Most of her family members are dead from fighting demons. She lives alone and one of the few visitors she has is Arawn/5(2). Rate this book. Clear rating. 1 of 5 stars 2 of 5 stars 3 of 5 stars 4 of 5 stars 5 of 5 stars.

Seducing the Demon: Writing for My Life (Paperback) Published April 1st by Tarcherperigee Paperback, pages Author(s): Erica Jong.

ISBN: Cited by: 2. Seducing the Demon doesn't say very much on that subject. If that's your reason for wanting to read the book, you can skip it.

Over her career, Ms. Jong has read a great deal and writes in the book knowledgeably about 20th century women writers and the constraints that each experienced/5(10).

I was in the mood for a PNR, and after interviewing the author, I wanted to give Seducing the Demon Huntress a read. I liked this novella, and would read more by Victoria Davies in the future.

Kerilyn is a demon hunter. She comes from a long line of demon hunters, much to her sorrow/5(2). style, SEDUCING THE DEMON offers an up-close-and-personal look into the life and words of a legendary literary demoness. According to Jong, SEDUCING THE DEMON was originally intended to be an instructional guide of sorts, complete with suggestions and tips on how best to hone the craft of writing.

Prior to publication, she. This Book was ranked at 4 by Google Books for keyword Biographies Memoirs Specific Groups novel.

Book ID of Seducing the Demon's Books is -qWirxcS1m0C, Book which was written byErica Jonghave ETAG "dZEx57vWqJA" Book which was published by Penguin since have ISBNs, ISBN 13 Code is and ISBN 10 Code is Seducing the Demon: Writing for My Life. Buy Now: Erica Jong's memoir-a national bestseller-was probably the most wildly reviewed book of Critics called it everything from "brutally funny," "risqué and wonderfully unrepentant," and "rowdy, self-deprecating, and endearing" to "a car wreck."*.

Her descriptive powers come to the fore in her account of living, loving and working in Venice. From time to time, Jong turns to the art of writing, describing her own character-driven approach to the novel; her techniques for summoning up the muse (or in her case, “seducing the demon” of creativity); and the importance of writing the truth.The information about Seducing the Demon shown above was first featured in "The BookBrowse Review" - BookBrowse's online-magazine that keeps our members abreast of notable and high-profile books publishing in the coming weeks.

In most cases, the reviews are necessarily limited to those that were available to us ahead of publication.Throughout her book tour, Jong was unflappably funny, and responded to her critics with a hilarious essay on NPR's All Things Considered, which is included in this paperback edition.

In addition to prominent review and feature coverage, Jong was a guest on Today and Real Time with Bill Maher.