On Writing by Stephen King

On Writing: A Memoir of the Craft is an autobiography and writing guide by Stephen King, published during 2000. It is a book about the prolific author's experiences as a writer. Although he discusses several of his books, one doesn't need to have read them or even be familiar with them to read On Writing.

The 99th greatest nonfiction book of all time


This book is on the following lists:

  1. - 8th on The Ideal Library (Book)
  2. - 21st on The New Classics - 100 Best Reads from 1983 to 2008 (Entertainment Weekly)
  3. - 64th on The 100 best books of the 21st century (The Guardian)
  4. - The 75 Best Books of the Past 75 Years (Parade Magazine)

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Name Binding Sales Rank Lowest New Lowest Used Published
Mientras Escribo / on Writing (Spanish Edition) Paperback 720529 $11.62 $14.25 2003
On Writing: 10th Anniversary Edition: A Memoir of the Craft Paperback 1404 $10.45 $5.16 2010
Mientras Escribo / on Writing (Spanish Edition) Paperback 8675236 $69.50
On Writing:A Memoir of the Craft (Chinese Edition) Paperback 9016375 $7.80 2016
First Words: Earliest Writing from Favorite Contemporary Authors Audible Audio Edition 64139 $19.95 2009
On Writing Mass Market Paperback 1148327 $16.50 $8.05
Mientras Escribo / on Writing (Spanish Edition) Paperback 3543437 $35.95 $91.24
On Writing: A Memoir Of The Craft Kindle Edition 6397 $10.84 2000
On Writing Mass Market Paperback 31664 $4.89 $2.83 2002
On Writing: A Memoir of the Craft (Scribner Classics) Hardcover 32870 $12.00 $11.93 2010
On Writing: A Memoir of the Craft Paperback 153315 $11.48 $0.56 2001
On Writing: A Memoir Of The Craft Audio CD 866874 $99.91 $32.85 2000
The Best of Barcelona INK Kindle Edition 635589 $3.99 2012
On Writing Publisher: Pocket Mass Market Paperback 1588833 $17.62 $5.52
On Writing: A Memoir of the Craft [ON WRITING -OS] Hardcover 242688 $16.40 $7.35 1999
On Writing a Memoir of the Craft Audio CD 1686649 $146.72 $59.16
Writing: The ultimate guide to writing well Kindle Edition 22431 $2.99 2014
By Stephen King On Writing: A Memoir of the Craft (Scribner Classics) (Classic Edition) Hardcover 846477 $42.40 $47.06 2010
Looking for The Proletariat: Socialisme ou Barbarie and the Problem of Worker Writing (Historical Materialism Book Series) Paperback 1999733 $25.20 2015
On Writing: A Memoir of the Craft Mass Market Paperback 1484063 $26.34 $5.67
The Best of Barcelona INK: the city's writing, volume 1 Paperback 5291817 $12.05 $11.78 2012
On Writing, a memoir of the Craft Paperback 405456 $14.92 $12.39 2010
On Writing: 10th Anniversary Edition (Turtleback School & Library Binding Edition) Library Binding 897775 $20.83 $22.04 2010