Give It All, Give It Now: One of the Few Things I Know About Writing

For anyone who has ever feared the best isn't yet to come, Give It All, Give It Now is an inspiration. Originally intended to inspire writers and aspiring writers, Pulitzer-Prize-winning author Annie Dillard's words are empowering and energizing, making this book the perfect gift for anyone undertaking a creative endeavor, including someone beginning a new career, turning over a new leaf, or celebrating a milestone.

The message of this surprising little book is brought to life by the remarkable artistry of Sam Fink. His astonishing calligraphy and full-color illustrations brilliantly complement the passion of Dillard's text.

Featuring an introduction by bestselling author Susan Cheever, this distinctive accordion-page book contains 20 color illustrations and is enclosed in a slip case. It is a gift book for all occasions, one that will be revisited time and again for inspiration and encouragement.

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By Andi (Lovingston, VA) · ★★★★★ · January 04, 2010
For Christmas, my parents got me this beautifully illustrated and absolutely inspiring book by Annie Dillard entitled Give It All Give It Now: One of the Few Things I Know about Writing. The book is a simple, honest set of instructions that include “Do not hoard what seems good for a later place... ...more
By Pattie · ★★★★☆ · November 28, 2011
This is a beautiful gift book. I am glad I saw it at the store; I would have been disappointed if I'd purchased it before seeing that it was a short gift book. The artwork is amazing, though. ...more