1st Ed., 1st Printing, HB/DJ, new, 134 pp. SIGNED by Author. The author explores the influences that led her to become a writer including the importance of inspiration. Author's biography up to 1995; winner of 1987 Newbery Honor Award for "On My Honor.". Bookseller Inventory # 700
Synopsis: In a companion book to "What's Your Story? A Young Person's Guide to Writing Fiction," award-winning novelist Marion Dane Bauer explores the conscious and unconscious ways in which her life experiences and emotions have influenced her writing. This vivid, personal account is a fascinating true story of inspiration, thought, research, and hours of hard work. "A Writer's Story" will intrigue and inspire young people who think they might like to become writers themselves. Index of stories and novels discussed.
About the Author:
Marion Dane Bauer has written more than one hundred children's books, including picture books, easy readers, early chapter books, and novels. She won a Newbery Honor for On My Honor, a middle grade coming-of-age story. She lives in St. Paul, Minnesota. www.mariondanebauer.com.
Title: Writer's Story : From Life to Fiction
Publisher: Clarion Books
Publication Date: 1995
Binding: Hard Cover
Book Condition: New
Dust Jacket Condition: New
Signed: Signed by Author
Edition: First Edition
Book Description Clarion Books, New York, 1995. Softback. Book Condition: Very Good + +. No Jacket. First Edition. This 134 pp. book is the author's "story" of her stories. She has written numerous fictional pieces. This is a self-literary critique for the bibliophiles amongst us. Genuinely inscribed and signed by the author on the half-title page, and flat signed by her on the title page. Photos upon request. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Inscribed By Author. Bookseller Inventory # 42322