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How to Write & Illustrate Children's Books and Get Them Published!

Treld Pelk Bicknell

Some of the finest talents in children's publishing provide readers with the basics of constructing a story to approaching publishers.... (read more)

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Playwriting for Dummies (For Dummies)

Angelo Parra

The easy way to write a play and get it produced Getting a play written and produced is a daunting process. From crystallizing story ideas, formatting the script, understanding the roles of your theatre collaborators, to marketing and financing your... (read more)

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The Hollywood Standard 2nd Edition

Christopher Riley

The Hollywood Standard describes in clear, vivid prose and hundreds of examples how to format every element of a screenplay or television script. A reference for everyone who writes for the screen, from the novice to the veteran, this is the dictionary... (read more)

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The Art of the Personal Letter: A Guide to Connecting Through the Written Word

Margaret Shepherd

When was the last time you wrote a letter? Or received one in the mail? These days, its so easy to dash off a quick e-mail or text message or make a cell- phone call while youre on the run that you may rarely make time for letter writing. But letters are... (read more)

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Weekend Novelist 2ND Edition

Robert J Ray

Who doesn't dream of writing a novel while holding on to a day job? Robert J. Ray and coauthor Bret Norris can help readers do just that, with this proven practical and accessible step-by-step guide to completing a novel in just a year's worth of... (read more)

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Armed and Dangerous: A Writer's Guide to Weapons

Michael Newton

Describes weapons used by criminals, police, soldiers, terrorists, and hunters, and briefly traces the development of firearms and explosives.... (read more)

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Writer's Workbook (04 Edition)


Whether you are taking a course in creative writing or making your first solitary steps in fiction, poetry or drama, this is the book you need. The Writer's Workbook, now in its second edition, provides a concise introduction to the terrain, with... (read more)

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A Poet's Craft: A Comprehensive Guide to Making and Sharing Your Poetry

Annie Finch

A Poet's Craft transcends the limitations of current books, combining the best of three types of poetry-writing guides: textbooks for academic use, general guides to writing poetry, and guides to writing in form. Like textbooks, it includes poetry... (read more)

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