Youngblood Hawke Book by Herman Wouk

Youngblood Hawke Book by Herman Wouk

Youngblood Hawke

In this huge novel of nearly 600 pages from the author of The Caine Mutiny, Marjorie Morningstar, War and Remembrance, etc about an aspiring young author s assault on the citadel of New York publishing, Wouk s hero Youngblood Hawke launches his career with an oversized manuscript that becomes an instant success Toasted by critics and swept along on a tide of popularity, In this huge novel of nearly 600 pages from the author of The Caine Mutiny, Marjorie Morningstar, War and Remembrance, etc about an aspiring young author s assault on the citadel of New York publishing, Wouk s hero Youngblood Hawke launches his career with an oversized manuscript that becomes an instant success Toasted by critics and swept along on a tide of popularity, he gives himself over to the lush life that gilds artistic success It is a story of a young writer caught up in the glamour and intrigue of life at the top in New York, and suggests the life and career of Thomas Wolfe.The 1992 paperback was re issued in April 2004, and became widely available again in Britain, where it had enjoyed success in the early 1960s

Title : Youngblood Hawke
Author :  Herman Wouk
Language : English
Isbn : 0316955175
Format : Paperback
Pages : 783 pages

Rating: 4.6

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