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The Art & Craft of Playwriting

Jeffrey Hatcher

Jeffrey Hatcher knows the nuts and bolts of writing for the theater. Here, he shares his views on it all - from building tension and plotting a scene, right down to moving a character from one side of the stage to the other. From crafting an intriguing... (read more)

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Writers Guide To Everyday Life in Colonial

Dale Taylor

Describes characteristics of life in Colonial America for writers constructing stories set in Colonial times, and for anyone interested in the details of the early English settlements in the Northeast, Mid- Atlantic, and Southeast regions of America... (read more)

Writing for Kids
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How to Write a Children's Book and Get It Published

Barbara Seuling

An Alternate Selection of the Literary Guild Here is everything the aspiring children's author needs to know about the five essential steps to publication: researching the current marketplace, developing story ideas, strengthening writing skills and... (read more)

Writing as a Business
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Kaplan Technical Writing: A Comprehensive Resource for Technical Writers at All Levels (Kaplan Technical Writing: A Comprehensive Resource for)

Diane Martinez

Fully revised and updated, Kaplan Technical Writing is a comprehensive resource for technical writers at all levels, from student to professional A fully revised and updated guide for one of the best jobs in America, according to CNN Money. “’... (read more)

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The Art of Character: Creating Memorable Characters for Fiction, Film, and TV

David Corbett

The ultimate guide for creating captivating characters Former private investigator and New York Times Notable author David Corbett offers a unique and indispensable toolkit for creating characters that come vividly to life on the page and linger in... (read more)

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Self Evaluation in European Schools: A Story of Change

John W. Macbeth

In a political and economic climate in which school performance is made public, performance tables and inspectors' reports can only tell a partial story. This is a unique book. It tells the story of one school seen through the eyes of a pupil, a parent... (read more)

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Follow the Story: How to Write Successful Nonfiction

James B Stewart

James Stewart is the journalist every journalist would like to be.... (read more)

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