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What a writer needs

Author: Ralph J Fletcher
Publisher: Portsmouth, N.H. : Heinemann, ©1993.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Provides specific, practical strategies designed to help teachers improve and challenge their students' writing skills.
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Fletcher, Ralph J.
What a writer needs.
Portsmouth, N.H. : Heinemann, ©1993
(OCoLC)621831657
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ralph J Fletcher
ISBN: 0435087347 9780435087340
OCLC Number: 26218003
Description: x, 182 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Mentors --
Freezing to the face --
A love of words --
The art of specificity --
Creating a character --
Voice --
Beginnings --
Endings --
Tension --
A sense of place --
A playfulness with time --
Unforgettable language --
A significant thought --
Final thoughts.
Responsibility: Ralph Fletcher ; with a foreword by Donald M. Murray.

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