On Writing Science Fiction: The Editors Strike Back!

On Writing Science Fiction: The Editors Strike Back!

by George H. Scithers, Darrell Schweitzer, John M. Ford
     
 

Here you will find the collective experience of three writers and editors distilled into a complete guide to writing science fiction. Separate chapters cover Idea, Plot, Character, Background, Science, Tragedy, and Comedy. Twelve stories, each a first sale by its author, illustrate the main points of the book. A foreword by Isaac Asimov gives an overall look at the…  See more details below

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Here you will find the collective experience of three writers and editors distilled into a complete guide to writing science fiction. Separate chapters cover Idea, Plot, Character, Background, Science, Tragedy, and Comedy. Twelve stories, each a first sale by its author, illustrate the main points of the book. A foreword by Isaac Asimov gives an overall look at the task of becoming an SF writer, and an appendix by the editors explains exactly how to prepare a manuscript for publication.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780913896198
Publisher:
Owlswick Press
Publication date:
09/01/1981
Pages:
240

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