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Whether you're writing an argument, a love scene, a powwow among sixth graders or scientists in a lab, this book demonstrates how to write dialogue that sounds authentic and original.

You'll learn ways to find ideas for literary discussions by tuning in to what you hear every day. You'll learn to use gestures instead of speech, to insert silences that are as effective as outbursts, to add shifts in tone, and other strategies for making conversations more compelling. Nuts and bolts are covered, too - formatting, punctuation, dialogue tags - everything you need to get your characters talking.

Synopsis:

Whether it's an argument, a love scene or a kids' powwow, Chiarella demonstrates how to write exchanges that sound realistic.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781884910326
Author:
Chiarella, Tom
Publisher:
Story Press Books
Location:
Cincinnati, Ohio :
Subject:
Fiction
Subject:
Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Subject:
Drama
Subject:
History & Criticism *
Subject:
Authorship
Subject:
Composition & Creative Writing - Fiction
Subject:
Dialogue
Subject:
Reference/Writing
Series Volume:
no. 44
Publication Date:
19980231
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
176
Dimensions:
9.16x5.90x.52 in. .58 lbs.

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