Writers' Tricks Of The Trade

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Inspired by Morgan St. James' popular Writers Tricks of the Trade column, this book is like the appetizer table at a writing buffet. Packed with tips, techniques and tricks all written in lively, entertaining prose, it is a valuable addition to any aspiring or published writer's bookshelf.
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Overview

Inspired by Morgan St. James' popular Writers Tricks of the Trade column, this book is like the appetizer table at a writing buffet. Packed with tips, techniques and tricks all written in lively, entertaining prose, it is a valuable addition to any aspiring or published writer's bookshelf.
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Editorial Reviews

Carolyn Hayes Uber
“Getting lost somewhere between the twists and turns, red herrings, and the "invisible said"? Fiction writer Morgan St. James has been there, done that and she shares her best insider tips in Writers Tricks of the Trade. Every author needs a toolbox to help them get around corners, navigate tortured plots, and blast past the inevitable writer's block. An alphabet soup-to-nuts compendium of useful advice with no belabored prose, her tips get right to the point, so you can get on with the w
Linda Lou
"Comprehensive and accessible, Writers’ Tricks of the Trade goes far beyond the standard guides. The author shares real-life lessons and provides the foundation for success in an increasingly crowded market. An essential resource for writers at any stage in the publication process!"
~ Linda Lou, author of Bastard Husband: A Love Story
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780983779001
  • Publisher: Marina Publishing Group
  • Publication date: 8/1/2011
  • Pages: 234
  • Product dimensions: 5.50 (w) x 8.50 (h) x 0.53 (d)

Meet the Author

Morgan St. James is the author of award-winning Silver Sisters Mysteries series, two suspense novels, numerous short stories in anthologies (many award-winners.) She has written over 200 articles related to writing and frequently presents workshops and gives talks. In Writers' Tricks of the Trade: 39 Things You Need to Know About the ABCs of Writing she shares her wealth of knowledge in simple, easy-to-read prose. Her Writers' Tricks of the Trade blog (http://writerstricksofthetrade.blogspot.com) and newsletter of the same name are rapidly building a following. More information at www.morganstjames-author.com
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