The Art of War for Writers

The Art of War for Writers

Fiction Writing Strategies, Tactics, and Exercises

Book - 2009
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Strategies and Tactics for the Master Novelist

Successfully starting and finishing a publishable novel is often like fighting a series of battles. You not only have to work hard to shape memorable characters, develop gripping plots, and craft dazzling dialogue, but you also have to fight against self-doubts and fears. And then there's the challenge of learning to navigate the ever-changing publishing industry.

That's why best-selling novelist James Scott Bell , author of the Write Great Fiction staples Plot & Structure and Revision & Self-Editing , came up with the ultimate novel-writing battle plan: The Art of War for Writers .

You'll find tactics and strategies for idea generation and development, character building, plotting, drafting, querying and submitting, dealing with rejection, coping with unrealistic expectations, and much more.

With timeless, innovative, and concise writing reflections and techniques, The Art of War for Writers is your roadmap to victory.
Publisher: Cincinnati, Ohio :, Writer's Digest Books,, [2009]
Edition: First edition.
Copyright Date: ©2009
ISBN: 9781582975900
Branch Call Number: 808.3 BE
Characteristics: 263 pages : illustrations ; 18 cm


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context, context, context. without it, there can be no work of art. i'll say it again: God is a concept, by which we measure our pain.


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