One of Cook's five must reads on the writing life, as told to The Daily Beast:
A Sport and a PastimeRead about the other titles on the list.
by James Salter
The best books about writing are books that are well written, so what could be better than a passionate and sensual love story that is also a blueprint for how to pace and control a novel?
A Sport and a Pastime is one of Adam Ross's favorite books under 200 pages.