"Teach Yourself Creative Writing "is the ideal handbook for every aspiring author. It covers all the main forms of writing--articles, short stories, poetry, plays, novels, and nonfiction--and features up-to-date examples and exercises to motivate and inspire. Throughout the book, the author offers readers clear guidance on developing their talent, helping them acquire the essential skills for a successful writing career.
New chapters in this revised edition include subjects such as writing from experience, magazine short stories, research and the Internet, and more.
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A self-study guide to the processes involved in creative writing. Dianne Doubtfire examines all the main forms of writing, including articles, short stories, poetry, plays, novels and non-fiction, and the different techniques of writing for adults or children, radio or television.Review:
"A how-to book for beginners that does not talk down to its audience" "plenty of excellent advice" "equips the beginner to tackel a wide range of markets" (Writing Magazine - Jun/Jul 2003 issue 20030512)
"An ideal handbook for anyone new to the diverse world of creative writing...an essential read for the apprentice" (The New Writer - May/June 2003 20030514)
"the ideal practical handbook for any aspiring author" (Zing Review 20040401)
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Book Description McGraw-Hill, 2003. Paperback. Book Condition: New. 3. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0071419594