Shelf lives

February 1993
U.S. News & World Report;2/8/93, Vol. 114 Issue 5, p21
Presents advice from author William Novak to such would-be authors as former Secretary of State James Baker and White House spokesman Marlin Fitzwater. HarperCollins last week signed former Vice President Dan Quayle for a reported $1 million, and former First Lady Barbara Bush has snared at least $2 million. Do not assume your book will be timely; Candor counts; Do not be a boring person.


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