Writing Fiction: A Hands-On Guide for Teens

US Edition

by Heather Wright



Book Details

Language : English
Publication Date : 8/20/2010

Recognition Programs

Format : E-Book
Dimensions : N/A
Page Count : 72
ISBN : 9781450240703
Format : Softcover
Dimensions : 8.25x11
Page Count : 72
ISBN : 9781450240697

About the Book

How do I begin my novel? How do I write convincing dialogue? Where can I get an idea for a story? How do I keep motivated?

If you’re a young writer, answers to these questions and more can be found in Writing Fiction: A Hands-On Guide for Teens. Written by a writer for writers, this book was created just for you by someone who believes in young writers and who also likes to have some fun along the way. Here’s a sample of what you’ll find inside.

• Stuck for a Story Idea?
• Who, What, Where, When
– Who: Your Characters
– What: Your Plot
– Where and When: Your Setting
• Ways to Start a Story with Character, Action or Setting
• Writing Description That Even You Will Want to Read
• Connecting With Other Writers

And much more…

About the Author

Heather Wright is a teacher and writer living in Canada. Her work can be found in local and national publications and on the Web. She is a member of the American Society for Children’s BookWriters and Illustrators, the Professional Writers Association of Canada and CANSCAIP.