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Hooked: Write Fiction That Grabs Readers at Page One & Never Lets Them Go

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Most Helpful Favorable Review

3 out of 3 people found this review helpful.

Highly recommended

Have read this book twice and on my third reading; find new things to apply to my writing every reading!!! A must have for every creative writer's resource library.

posted by Mimi828 on August 11, 2011

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1 out of 2 people found this review helpful.

An Important Perspective overstate.

Edgerton presents his basic premise in the first few pages. It's worth the cost of the book. After that he needlessly reiterates his points in a folksy ramble. Included is a dismissal of Melodrama that belies his appeal to the importance of current taste and dramatic...
Edgerton presents his basic premise in the first few pages. It's worth the cost of the book. After that he needlessly reiterates his points in a folksy ramble. Included is a dismissal of Melodrama that belies his appeal to the importance of current taste and dramatic development. The book claims to be the only work focused exclusively on the beginnings of written works. It's not. Noah Lukeman's The First Five Pages is in a class by itself: the crafted ruminations of an actual editing professional.

posted by WriteRight on November 20, 2011

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