Advice to Writers

Advice to Writers

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ISBN Code : 9781862054400
Book Author : Jon Winokur
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Total Pages : 320

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In Advice to Writers, Jon Winokur, author of the bestselling The Portable Curmudgeon, gathers the counsel of more than four hundred celebrated authors in a treasury on the world of writing. Here are literary lions on everything from the passive voice to promotion and publicity: James Baldwin on the practiced illusion of effortless prose, Isaac Asimov on the despotic tenden

A Self-Publishers Companion

A Self-Publishers Companion

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ISBN Code : 9780936385112
Book Author : Joel Friedlander
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Total Pages : 481

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No matter what kind of book you want to publish, the advice, inspiration and down-to-earth tips in this book will help you get to your goal. Joel Friedlander, one of the leading advocates for self-publishing on the internet, draws on a lifetime of experience helping self-publishers launch their books. He demystifies book publishing and, in the process, answers your questio

Is There a Book in You?

Is There a Book in You?

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ISBN Code : 9780713679328
Book Author : Alison Baverstock
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Total Pages : 425

Is There a Book in You? Book Detail/ Review :

Many people feel they might have a book in them - but how do you know whether you have what it takes to be a writer, whether your writing is any good, what you should write about and whether you should dedicate proper time to begin your dream? This book asks pertinent questions of you via a questionnaire to help you discover whether there is a talented writer in you. Each

The Fourth Genre: Contemporary Writers Of/On Creative Nonfiction

The Fourth Genre: Contemporary Writers Of/On Creative Nonfiction

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ISBN Code : 9780321434845
Book Author : Robert L. Root Jr.
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Total Pages : 442

The Fourth Genre: Contemporary Writers Of/On Creative Nonfiction Book Detail/ Review :

This best-selling anthology is a comprehensive and indispensable introduction to the way creative nonfiction is written today. The Fourth Genre offers the most comprehensive, teachable, and current introduction available today to the cutting-edge, evolving genre of creative nonfiction. While acknowledging the literary impulse of nonfiction to be a fourth genre equivalent t

La fuga narrativa

La fuga narrativa

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Book Author : Tom Stafford
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Total Pages : 305

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Qual e il nostro rapporto con le storie? Come ce le raccontano e come le viviamo? Come ce le raccontiamo noi stessi?E quanto conta �la �storia� che ci raccontano o ci raccontiamo� nel definire le scelte che facciamo e nel guidare le decisioni che prendiamo?�E necessario descrivere il mondo per dargli un senso. Queste descrizioni diventano quindi simboli potenti�In un saggi

Writing the Doctoral Disseration

Writing the Doctoral Disseration

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ISBN Code : 9780812098006
Book Author : Gordon B. Davis
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Total Pages : 420

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Here is the first book a prospective doctoral candidate should read. Updated to reflect both modern technological advances and the realities of contemporary academia, it serves as an excellent overview of the dissertation process in most academic fields. Advice starts with selecting an advisor and a dissertation committee, then covers problems connected with selecting a di

The Writing of Fiction

The Writing of Fiction

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ISBN Code : 9780684845319
Book Author : Edith Wharton
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Total Pages : 364

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A rare work of nonfiction from Edith Wharton, The Writing of Fiction contains brilliant advice on writing from the first woman ever to win a Pulitzer Prize -- for her first novel The Age of Innocence.In The Writing of Fiction, Wharton provides general comments on the roots of modern fiction, the various approaches to writing a piece of fiction, and the development of for

Starting Your Career as a Freelance Writer

Starting Your Career as a Freelance Writer

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ISBN Code : 9781581153040
Book Author : Moira Allen
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Total Pages : 526

Starting Your Career as a Freelance Writer Book Detail/ Review :

For those who have what it takes to become writers, but are not sure where to start, this is the guide to launching a successful career. A 25-year veteran writer and editor covers every aspect of freelance writing, from clearing the where do I begin? confusion to negotiating publishing contracts.

The Situation and the Story: The Art of Personal Narrative

The Situation and the Story: The Art of Personal Narrative

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Book Author : Vivian Gornick
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Total Pages : 518

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A guide to the art of personal writing, by the author of Fierce Attachments and The End of the Novel of LoveAll narrative writing must pull from the raw material of life a tale that will shape experience, transform event, deliver a bit of wisdom. In a story or a novel the I who tells this tale can be, and often is, an unreliable narrator but in nonfiction the reader must

Writers Book of Matches: 1,001 Prompts to Ignite Your Fiction

Writers Book of Matches: 1,001 Prompts to Ignite Your Fiction

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ISBN Code : 9781582974118
Book Author : Fresh Boiled Peanuts
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Total Pages : 274

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Designed to help writers find inspiration anytime, anywhere, The Writers Book of Matches is both muse and exercise partner for beginning and professional writers. This dynamic title: Is jam-packed with 1,001 creative prompts - more than any other book on the market Provides a spectrum of prompts, including situational, dialogue oriented, and point-of-view changing exercis

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