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Television and Screen Writing: From Concept to Contract

Richard A Blum

"This book covers everything from story structure to pitching strategies and sample contracts." --- Hollywood Scriptwriter, April 2001 "What a great resource! I'm a screenwriter, a former development executive, and a teacher at a top communications... (read more)

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The Making of a Story: A Norton Guide to Creative Writing

Alice Laplante

A revised and updated guide to the essentials of a writer’s craft, presented by a brilliant practitioner of the art Completely revised and rewritten to address the challenges and opportunities of the modern era, this handbook is a short... (read more)

Writing as a Business
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Copywriting (Bullet Guides)

Tina Konstant

The perfect compact guide for learning to compose great copy that will engage your audience, persuade brilliantly, and build sales.... (read more)

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The Ode Less Travelled: Unlocking the Poet Within

Stephen Fry

Comedian and actor Stephen Fry?s witty and practical guide, now in paperback, gives the aspiring poet or student the tools and confidence to write and understand poetry. Stephen Fry believes that if one can speak and read English, one can write poetry... (read more)

Writing for Kids
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The Complete Idiot's Guide to Publishing Children's Books (Complete Idiot's Guides)

Harold D Underdown

“If you want to see your work published, this is the one book you absolutely must have. Why? Because Harold tells the truth about publishing for kids and teens; the good news, the hard news, and the information that will give your story a fighting... (read more)

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The Playwright's Guidebook: An Insightful Primer on the Art of Dramatic Writing

Stuart Spencer

An accessible, contemporary guide to the art of dramatic writing During the ten years that Stuart Spencer has taught playwriting, he has struggled to find an effective playwriting handbook for his courses. Although most of the currently popular handbooks... (read more)

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You Should Really Write a Book: How to Write, Sell, and Market Your Memoir

Regina Brooks

Even if you dont happen to be a celebrity, this book will teach you methods for striking publishing gold—conceptualizing, selling, and marketing a memoir—while dealing with the complicated emotions that arise during the creation of... (read more)

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