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The book that changed my life: 71 remarkable writers celebrate the books that matter most to them
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New York, N.Y. : Gotham Books, c2006.
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xvii, 197 pages ; 20 cm.
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Coady, R. J., & Johannessen, J. (2006). The book that changed my life: 71 remarkable writers celebrate the books that matter most to them. New York, N.Y.: Gotham Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Coady, Roxanne J and Joy. Johannessen. 2006. The Book That Changed My Life: 71 Remarkable Writers Celebrate the Books That Matter Most to Them. New York, N.Y.: Gotham Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Coady, Roxanne J and Joy. Johannessen, The Book That Changed My Life: 71 Remarkable Writers Celebrate the Books That Matter Most to Them. New York, N.Y.: Gotham Books, 2006.

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Coady, Roxanne J., and Joy Johannessen. The Book That Changed My Life: 71 Remarkable Writers Celebrate the Books That Matter Most to Them. New York, N.Y.: Gotham Books, 2006. Print.

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