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Orson Scott Card shares his advice on how to break into this field, how to develop fantastic story ideas, and evolve fresh plots.

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Winifred, September 28, 2006 (view all comments by Winifred)
My only complaint is that this tremendously useful book isn't longer. Practical, helpful advice for writing good science fiction (and fantasy, although the emphasis is on science fiction) - as well as what not to do, finding writing groups, finding critics and agents, and getting published. The most helpful parts of this book are how to look at world creation, character creation (and viewpoint), and plot development.
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Product Details

ISBN:
9780898794168
Author:
Card, Orson Scott
Publisher:
Writer's Digest Books
Location:
Cincinnati, Ohio :
Subject:
Writing Skills
Subject:
Science fiction
Subject:
Authorship
Subject:
Creative writing
Subject:
Composition & Creative Writing - Genre Fiction
Subject:
Technique
Subject:
Fantasy literature
Copyright:
Edition Number:
1st ed.
Edition Description:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Series:
Genre writing series
Series Volume:
9311, 9381
Publication Date:
c1990
Binding:
Trade Cloth
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
140 p.
Dimensions:
9.29x6.20x.63 in. .66 lbs.

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