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Writing Fiction

Writing Fiction - 03 edition

ISBN13: 978-1582343303

Cover of Writing Fiction 03 (ISBN 978-1582343303)
ISBN13: 978-1582343303
ISBN10: 1582343306

Cover type: Paperback
Edition: 03
Copyright: 2003
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
Published: 2003
International: No

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Writing Fiction - 03 edition

ISBN13: 978-1582343303

Gotham Writers' Workshop

ISBN13: 978-1582343303
ISBN10: 1582343306

Cover type: Paperback
Edition: 03
Copyright: 2003
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
Published: 2003
International: No
Summary

Writing Fiction is the first in a series of writing guides by New York's acclaimed Gotham Writers' Workshop to be published by Bloomsbury. The book was written by Alexander Steele, Dean of Faculty and the following Gotham Writers' Workshop faculty members: Brandi Reissenweber, David Harris Ebenbach, Valerie Vogrin, Chris Lombardi, Allison Amend, Caren Gussoff, Hardy Griffin, Terry Bain, Peter Selgin, and Corene Lemaitre.

Table of Contents

Fiction: The What, How, and Why of It p. 1
Character: Casting Shadows p. 25
Plot: A Question of Focus p. 52
Point of View: The Complete Menu p. 77
Description: To Picture in Words p. 104
Dialogue: Talking It Up p. 126
Setting and Pacing: I'm Here Therefore I Am p. 150
Voice: The Sound of a Story p. 171
Theme: So What's Your Story Really About? p. 195
Revision: Real Writers Revise p. 213
The Business of Writing: Driving Yourself Nuts for Fun and Profit p. 237
Cheat Sheet p. 267
''Cathedral'' p. 271
Acknowledgments p. 285
Contributors p. 286
Index p. 288
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