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takes its title from Hamlet: "Though this be madness, yet there is method in't." Comprehensive and accessible, it provides guidelines to all aspects of fiction writing, from generating ideas to getting published. With a wealth of imaginative yet practical exercises and 39 stories--the most in any guide to fiction writing-- offers friendly, down-to-earth instruction in the art and craft of fiction.

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A fresh, inspiring guide to writing fiction.

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teaches creative writing at San Francisco State University and Stanford University, where she is a former Wallace Stegner Fellow. Her fiction has been published in the , , and , and her nonfiction has been published in , , and the , among other publications. She lives in Palo Alto, California.

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ISBN:
9780393928174
Author:
Laplante, Alice
Publisher:
W. W. Norton & Company
Author:
La Plante, Alice
Subject:
English language
Subject:
Rhetoric
Subject:
Semiotics & Theory
Subject:
Theory
Subject:
English language -- Style.
Subject:
Creative writing (Higher education)
Subject:
Composition & Creative Writing - Fiction
Subject:
Writing Skills
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Reference/Writing
Publication Date:
20090331
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TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
College/higher education:
Language:
English
Pages:
620
Dimensions:
9.2 x 6.6 x 1.1 in 1.85 lb

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