'Twas a Dark and Stormy Night...: Why Writers Write

'Twas a Dark and Stormy Night...: Why Writers Write

by Jennifer Murray
     
 

What makes a great storyteller? Many writers have struggled to maintain a sense of whimsy despite rejection. Others have seemed inherently attuned to the pacing, plot, prose, psychology, and humor necessary to write meaningful and appealing stories. Short biographies examine the inspiration and trials of Lewis Carroll, Roald Dahl, J.K. Rowling, and other beloved

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What makes a great storyteller? Many writers have struggled to maintain a sense of whimsy despite rejection. Others have seemed inherently attuned to the pacing, plot, prose, psychology, and humor necessary to write meaningful and appealing stories. Short biographies examine the inspiration and trials of Lewis Carroll, Roald Dahl, J.K. Rowling, and other beloved authors.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780531155431
Publisher:
Scholastic, Inc.
Publication date:
01/01/2008
Series:
Shockwave Social Studies Series
Pages:
32
Product dimensions:
6.60(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.30(d)

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