Writing Stories: Fantastic Fiction from Start to Finish (Scholastic Guides Series)

Writing Stories: Fantastic Fiction from Start to Finish (Scholastic Guides Series)

by David L. Harrison
     
 


Inspiration and guidance for gathering story ideas, writing story outlines, revising, and all the secrets good writers use to make their stories shine.

Everything young writers need to know to improve their stories: how to start a story, suggestions to help with plot, character, voice, and setting, how to end a story, and questions to ask when the story is

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Inspiration and guidance for gathering story ideas, writing story outlines, revising, and all the secrets good writers use to make their stories shine.

Everything young writers need to know to improve their stories: how to start a story, suggestions to help with plot, character, voice, and setting, how to end a story, and questions to ask when the story is done to help make revisions. This guide includes practical suggestion from the author and many other writers throughout. There are chapters on the special needs of several popular genres including realistic fiction, fantasy, S/F, and historical fiction,
An appendix lists guidelines for peer editing.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780439519151
Publisher:
Scholastic, Inc.
Publication date:
05/18/2004
Series:
Scholastic Guide
Pages:
128
Product dimensions:
6.25(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.25(d)
Age Range:
8 - 12 Years

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