|03-12-2012, 09:15 AM||#1|
Join Date: Mar 2010
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Free (Kindle/Nook) On Writing Fiction by David Jauss [Creative Self-Help]
On Writing Fiction: Rethinking conventional wisdom about the craft by David Jauss, is a self-help guide to exactly what it says in the title, free courtesy of publisher Adams Media's Writers Digest imprint.
Currently free @ Amazon (available to Canadians and in the UK). Adams Media books usually also show up at B&N, but this one looks like it's being stubborn and may drop later.
Possibilities and Paradoxes in the Craft of Fiction
The pieces of a satisfying novel or story seem to fit together so effortlessly, so seamlessly, that it's easy to find yourself wondering, "how on earth did the author do this?" The answer is simple: He sat alone at his desk, considered an array of options, and made smart, careful choices.
In On Writing Fiction, award-winning author and respected creative writing professor David Jauss offers practical information and advice that will help you make smart creative and technical decisions about such topics as:
|03-12-2012, 09:29 AM||#2|
Join Date: Jan 2007
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David Jauss was my writing instructor at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock (UALR).
I learned more from him than from any other writer.
|03-17-2012, 06:39 PM||#4|
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Are you sure it's not fiction ?
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