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A Field Guide for Immersion Writing: Memoir, Journalism, and Travel

Robin Hemley

For centuries writers have used participatory experience as a lens through which to better see the world at large and as a means of exploring the self. Considering various types of participatory writing as different strains of one style—immersion... (read more)

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Crosscurrents: Reading in the Disciplines

Eric Carl Link

Underscoring the essential skills of reading and writing in multiple fields of knowledge, Crosscurrents is a thematic reader that connects ideas and texts from across the disciplines. With its rich variety of readings that span the major college... (read more)

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The Travel Writer's Handbook: How to Write - And Sell - Your Own Travel Experiences (Travel Writer's Handbook: How to Write-And Sell-Your Own Travel Experiences)

Jacqueline Harmon Butler

Veteran travel writer Jacqueline Harmon Butler shows readers, one step at a time, how to research, write, and sell travel articles--but most importantly, she details what makes a travel article a winner. In this new edition, Butler updates her... (read more)

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Art of Dramatic Writing: Its Basis in the Creative Interpretation of Human Motives

Lajos Egri

If you begged me to give you the title of one "how-to" book on the topic of screenwriting and wouldn't give up until I told you, then it would have to be this classic introduction to the craft. Often used as a textbook in screenwriting classes, Lajos... (read more)

Writing as a Business
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Troll Easy-To-Read Mystery #46: The Biomedical Discussion Section in Context

Betty Lou Dubois

Introduction Independent Clause Content Analysis Cycle and Move Analysis Forms of the Paragraph Paragraph Analysis Overall Organization and Genre Considerations References Author Index Subject Index... (read more)

Writing for Kids
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Book Markets for Children's Writers (Book Markets for Children's Writers)

Marni Mcniff

The difference between a writer's success and failure is often found in simply knowing the answers to these three questions: 1. Who are the right editors to submit to at each publication? 2. Where are they currently located? 3. What's the best way to... (read more)

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The Key: How to Write Damn Good Fiction Using the Power of Myth

James N. Frey

Myths, says James N. Frey, are the basis of all storytelling, and their structures and motifs are as powerful for contemporary writers as they were for Homer. In The Key, novelist and fiction-writing coach Frey applies his popular "Damn Good" approach to... (read more)

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Your Screenplay Sucks!: 100 Ways to Make It Great

William M Akers

A lifetime member of the Writer's Guild of America who has had three feature films produced from his screenplays, Akers offers beginning writers the tools they need to get their screenplay noticed.... (read more)

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