Writing Fiction: An Introduction to the Craft

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"A jaunty, zestily written guide. Laugh-out-loud funny." -- Foreword

"Amusing and offbeat." -- Associated Press

"Shows a different side of Minnesota." -- NWA World Traveler

"Thoroughly researched . . .a hysterical read." -- Washington Post April 6, 2003

"Who knew that so many fun things are just a quick drive away?" -- Fitchburg Star May 1, 2003

About the Author:

Garry Disher grew up in rural South Australia and now lives near the Victorian Coast. In 1978 he was awarded a creative writing fellowship to Stanford University, California, where he wrote his first short-story collection. A full-time writer for many years, he is the author of novels, short story collections, writers' handbooks, anthologies, and books for children. His novel The Sunken Road (A+U 1996), was shortlisted for several major awards and nominated for the Booker Prize by his English publisher.

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