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Dear Ally, How Do You Write a Book

Dear Ally, How Do You Write a Book

From bestselling author Ally Carter, the definitive guide to writing a novel for the NaNoWriMo generation, including helpful tips from other YA stars.

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ISBN 9781338212266
Barcode 9781338212266
Published 26 March 2019 by Scholastic
Format Hardback
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Author(s) By Carter, Ally
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ISBN-13 9781338212266
ISBN-10 1338212265
Stock Available
Status Internationally sourced; ships 6-12 working days
Publisher Scholastic
Imprint Scholastic Press
Publication Date 26 March 2019
Publication Country
Format Hardback
Author(s) By Carter, Ally
Category Information Resources & Places Of Interest
Writers, Poets & Dramatists
Human Geography / Peoples Of The World
English Literature: Literary Criticism
Number of Pages 336
Dimensions Width: 145mm
Height: 208mm
Spine: 28mm
Weight 408g
Interest Age 13+ years
Reading Age 13+ years
Library of Congress Fiction - Authorship, Creation (Literary, artistic, etc.), Creative writing, Authorship - Vocational guidance
NBS Text Young Adult General Interest & Leisure
ONIX Text Children/juvenile
Dewey Code B
Catalogue Code 969244

Description of this Book

In this book consisting of real writing questions from real teens, in-depth answers in Ally's voice, and occasional, brief answers from guest authors, Ally Carter gives teens the definitive how-to guide on writing their first novel. From getting started, to creating conflict, all the way through to a guide to the publishing industry, Ally covers it all.

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Awards, Reviews & Star Ratings

NZ Review Praise for Not If I Save You First * A fun thriller with equal parts action and angst . . . Gripping and smart, this book will appeal to readers looking for a thrill-ride with some darker twists. -- Booklist Maddie's grit, humor, and cleverness make her an engaging action hero . . . Fans of survivalist fiction will be impressed by the well-researched, immersive Alaskan landscape and all its beauty and brutality. A tightly plotted thriller helmed by a firecracker that never loses her spark. -- Kirkus A tense romantic thriller . . . The characters are dynamic and engaging . . . the fast-paced thrills will keep readers up late. -- Publisher's Weekly

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Author's Bio

Ally Carter is the New York Times bestselling author of the Gallagher Girls, Heist Society, and Embassy Row series. Not If I Save You First is her first standalone novel. Her books have been published all over the world, in over 20 languages. She grew up on a farm in Oklahoma and has never caused an international incident (to her knowledge). You can visit her online at allycarter.com.

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