Writing Public Prose: How to Write Clearly, Crisply, and Concisely

Writing Public Prose: How to Write Clearly, Crisply, and Concisely

by Robert M. Knight
     
 

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Offering aspiring authors dependable skills beyond the high school classroom, this reference covers the essentials of composing superior prose. Clear instructions on all aspects are featured, including approaching a topic, penning a solid introduction, bringing a story together, and editing for precision. Guaranteed to make every word count and maintain an

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Offering aspiring authors dependable skills beyond the high school classroom, this reference covers the essentials of composing superior prose. Clear instructions on all aspects are featured, including approaching a topic, penning a solid introduction, bringing a story together, and editing for precision. Guaranteed to make every word count and maintain an appropriate energy level, this expert handbook is also filled with real-world examples of published writing—both good and bad—providing quick and humorous advice for all writers looking to showcase their work in speeches, broadcasting, or on the internet.

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"The style guide at the end is a fine capper to a lovely little handbook that any student or writer would find useful."  —The Washington Independent Review of Books

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ISBN-13:
9781936863013
Publisher:
Marion Street Press, LLC
Publication date:
05/01/2012
Pages:
108
Sales rank:
1,345,760
Product dimensions:
4.50(w) x 6.80(h) x 0.30(d)

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