Author(s): Joy Atkin
The perfect gift for every person who has ever made a New YearÃÂÃÂ¢ÃÂÃÂÃÂÃÂs Resolution to write a book ÃÂÃÂ¢ÃÂÃÂÃÂÃÂ¦ and then didnÃÂÃÂ¢ÃÂÃÂÃÂÃÂt, So WhatÃÂÃÂ¢ÃÂÃÂÃÂÃÂs TodayÃÂÃÂ¢ÃÂÃÂÃÂÃÂs Brilliant Excuset is a witty, down-to-earth self-coaching manual that lovingly supports the reader in overcoming self-doubt and fear. A complete self-help manual and writing guide in one, this book cleverly combines coaching techniques, exercises and a bonus WritersÃÂÃÂ¢ÃÂÃÂÃÂÃÂ Tool Kit. These are woven into a fictional account of the often-hilarious ÃÂÃÂ¢ÃÂÃÂÃÂÃÂ might we say bawdy - account of the writing of her first novel by an imaginary client named Lucy. This book has been reviewed in New Idea and on Channel 9's Today Show earlier this year (2006). Joy Atkin is an Australian author. 118 pp.