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Writing fiction : a practical guide from New York's acclaimed creative writing school

Author: Gotham Writers' Workshop.
Publisher: London : A. & C. Black, 2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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'The strength of this book is its accessibility: it explains writing fiction in a simple, easy-to-understand manner that doesn't intimidate.' The Writer. Once you've read - and written - your way  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Gotham Writers' Workshop.
ISBN: 9781408101315 1408101319
OCLC Number: 226975283
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Contents: Fiction: the what, how, and why of it / Alexander Steele --
Character: casting shadows / Brandi Reissenweber --
Plot: a question of focus / David Harris Ebenbach --
Point of view: the complete menu / Valerie Vogrin --
Description: to picture in words / Chris Lombardi --
Dialogue: talking it up / Allison Amend --
Setting and pacing: I'm here therefore I am / Caren Gussoff --
Voice: the sound of a story / Hardy Griffin --
Theme: so what's your story really about? / Terry Bain --
Revision: real writers revise / Peter Selgin --
The business of writing: driving yourself nuts for fun and profit / Corene Lemaitre.
Responsibility: by Gotham Writers' Workshop.

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"One of the most accessible books I've read on the craft of writing" My Favourite Books Blog, August 2008 " A very practical guide to getting the right words on paper " Writing Magazine, December Read more...

 
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