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Extraordinary Short Story Writing

3.55 of 5 stars 3.55  ·  rating details  ·  11 ratings  ·  3 reviews
Presented in an easy-to-read format and filled with tips, hints, and suggestions, this guide helps students create imaginative, distinctive short stories. The first section of the guide looks at the process of writing short stories and offers creative alternatives for students to follow instead of taking the beaten path. The second segment offers chapters that focus projec...more
Paperback, 128 pages
Published March 1st 2006 by Children's Press(CT) (first published September 1st 2005)
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Kimberly Jackson
This was a pretty good book. I did not realize it was for kids until after I checked it out. The plus side is that my son started looking through it and expressed an interest in writing/designing comic books. Any book that can inspite that is awesome in my view.
Clifford 1-HunDredd  Brown
3 days 8 chapters and 128 pages later I completed reading the book,its impressive that it was a children's book on how to write a short story,the book was very explanatory and narrowed down professional approaches to short story writing. I already knew how to be imaginative and write stories since first grade but this book further legitimized great writers like Stephen King,Shakespeare,RL Stine etc. I checked it out of the children section of library and now returning it...book was great,though...more
Cal
I also didn't realize this was for kids until I checked it out. Very intro advice, common sense for anyone who has read a lot.. not for the serious author in a slump. Still the advice was good and I would recommend buying it for a kid just starting to show an interest in writing.
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