Writing with Rosie: You Can Write a Story Too

Writing with Rosie: You Can Write a Story Too

by Patricia Reilly Giff


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Two-time Newbery Honor-winning author PATRICIA REILLY GIFF shares her best tips for writing fiction with aspiring young writers.

In a humorous and entertaining guide, two-time Newbery Honor-winning author PATRICIA REILLY GIFF breaks down the process of writing fiction into steps, all while trying to cope with the constant distractions from her exuberant seventy-pound golden retriever puppy, Rosie. Citing examples from her award-winning novels she explains how to proceed with each step in chapter sections titled "Can You See What I Did?" Young writers can find the inspiration and tips they need to try their hand in sections called "Your Turn." Anecdotes from her writing life and hilarious adventures with her high-energy pet provide entertainment and encouragement.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780823438822
Publisher: Holiday House
Publication date: 07/17/2018
Pages: 80
Sales rank: 995,510
Product dimensions: 5.80(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.40(d)
Age Range: 8 - 12 Years

About the Author

PATRICIA REILLY GIFF is the author of many highly acclaimed books for children, including Lily's Crossing, a Newbery Honor Book and Boston Globe-Horn Book Honor Book, and Pictures of Hollis Woods, a Newbery Honor Book. Her works for younger readers include the best-selling Kids of the Polk Street School series and the Hunter Moran books.

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