RT Web Page DB /z-wcorg/ DS http://worldcat.org ID 767502109 LA English UL http://public.eblib.com/EBLPublic/PublicView.do?ptiID=791130 T1 Elements of The Writing Craft More Than 150 Lessons for Fiction and Nonfiction Writers. A1 Olmstead, Robert., PB F+W Media PP Cincinnati YR 2011 SN 9781599635002 1599635003 AB Great narratives are built piece by piece, through myriad small tasks and careful moves. In this landmark book, Robert Olmstead shows how distinguished writers past and present have built their fiction and nonfiction. Through this writer's-eye analysis of more than 150 of literature's most finely crafted passages, you'll learn to read like a writer. Then, more than 500 innovative exercises challenge you to experiment with - and expand upon - the techniques of the masters, so you can use them for great narratives of your own.