Friends of Writers Book Selection

Friends of Writers, Inc., a nonprofit organization dedicated to cultivating new and vital literary voices, has overseen the production of these seven anthologies from the faculty of the MFA Program for Writers at Warren Wilson College. All editors and contributors donate 100% of royalties to Friends of Writers' scholarship funds for MFA students and alumni. Malaprop's will also donate 10% of the sales of these titles and any other books or gift items sold through our website on your visit, to the general scholarship fund at Friends of Writers, Inc.  

More information on Friends of Writers can be found at friendsofwriters.org, while info on the Warren Wilson MFA program can be found at wwcmfa.org.

Bringing the Devil to His Knees: The Craft of Fiction and the Writing Life By Charles Baxter (Editor), Peter Turchi (Editor) Cover Image
By Charles Baxter (Editor), Peter Turchi (Editor)
$31.19
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ISBN: 9780472067749
Published: University of Michigan Press - June 4th, 2001

A Kite in the Wind: Fiction Writers on Their Craft By Andrea Barrett (Editor), Peter Turchi (Editor) Cover Image
By Andrea Barrett (Editor), Peter Turchi (Editor)
$19.95
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ISBN: 9781595340726
Published: Trinity University Press - March 1st, 2011

Poets Teaching Poets: Self and the World By Gregory Orr (Editor), Ellen Bryant Voigt (Editor) Cover Image
By Gregory Orr (Editor), Ellen Bryant Voigt (Editor)
$31.19
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ISBN: 9780472066216
Published: University of Michigan Press - April 3rd, 1996

The Story Behind the Story: 26 Stories by Contemporary Writers and How They Work By Andrea Barrett (Editor), Peter Turchi (Editor) Cover Image
By Andrea Barrett (Editor), Peter Turchi (Editor)
$18.95
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ISBN: 9780393325324
Published: W. W. Norton & Company - January 17th, 2004

Poet's Work, Poet's Play: Essays on the Practice and the Art By Daniel Tobin (Editor), Pimone Triplett (Editor) Cover Image
By Daniel Tobin (Editor), Pimone Triplett (Editor)
$24.95
ISBN: 9780472069972
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: University of Michigan Press - January 22nd, 2008

Hammer and Blaze: A Gathering of Contemporary American Poets By Ellen Bryant Voigt (Editor), Heather McHugh (Editor), Alan Williamson (Contribution by) Cover Image
By Ellen Bryant Voigt (Editor), Heather McHugh (Editor), Alan Williamson (Contribution by)
$34.97
ISBN: 9780820324166
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Published: University of Georgia Press - August 1st, 2002

The Rag-Picker's Guide to Poetry: Poems, Poets, Process By Eleanor Wilner (Editor), Maurice Manning (Editor) Cover Image
By Eleanor Wilner (Editor), Maurice Manning (Editor)
$34.94
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ISBN: 9780472052035
Published: University of Michigan Press - November 11th, 2013