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How To Be A Young #Writer

How To Be A Young #Writer
 

This book will get you started on your writing journey. It gives practical advice on beating the fear of the blank page, plot structuring, choosing a viewpoint, creating characters, writing killer openings and perfect endings. It will support you as you start writing and keep you... read full description below.

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ISBN 9780198376484
Barcode 9780198376484
Published 17 January 2017 by Oxford University Press (R)
Format Paperback
Author(s) By Dictionaries, Oxford
By Edge, Christopher
Illustrated by Mulholland, Padhraic
Availability Internationally sourced; usually ships 2-3 weeks

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ISBN-13 9780198376484
ISBN-10 0198376480
Stock Available
Status Internationally sourced; usually ships 2-3 weeks
Publisher Oxford University Press (R)
Imprint Oxford University Press
Publication Date 17 January 2017
International Publication Date 5 January 2017
Publication Country United Kingdom United Kingdom
Format Paperback
Author(s) By Dictionaries, Oxford
By Edge, Christopher
Illustrated by Mulholland, Padhraic
Category Language & Literature
Writers, Poets & Dramatists
Reference Works
Number of Pages 160
Dimensions Width: 184mm
Height: 240mm
Spine: 9mm
Weight 380g
Interest Age Children / Young Adults
Reading Age Children / Young Adults
NBS Text Children's General Non-Fiction
ONIX Text Children/juvenile;Primary and secondary/elementary and high school
Dewey Code 808.02
Catalogue Code 693136

Description of this Book

This is an authoritative book from the word experts at Oxford to get budding writers crafting brilliant stories. It will help you think about how to develop an idea into a gripping and powerful story, with examples and tips from the best known authors to show you how it's done. For children aged 11 and over, it covers all the key elements of plot, characterization, building a believable world, thinking about tone and style, weaving description into stories, through to endings and editing your work. Practical tips will get any struggling writer to beat the fear of the blank page and inspirational advice will help young authors to achieve their creative writing goals. It includes information on sharing stories and how to get people reading your work.

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Awards, Reviews & Star Ratings

UK Review Bertrams Star Rating: 3 stars (out of 5)

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