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Creative writing & creative writing guides books

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Grassroots with Readings The Writer's Workbook by Susan (Bronx Community College) Fawcett Grassroots with Readings The Writer's Workbook

Want to learn the skills that colleges value and employers want? You can, with GRASSROOTS, 12th Edition and its digital learning tools. Author Susan Fawcett has successfully guided over three million students to become better writers, helping them in turn...
Format: Paperback - Released: 17/11/2017

The Artist's Way Morning Pages Journal A Companion Volume to The Artist's Way by Julia Cameron The Artist's Way Morning Pages Journal A Companion Volume to The Artist's Way

In the classic The Artist's Way, Julia Cameron outlined the practice of Morning Pages as one of the key practices for unlocking and developing creativity. This daily writing, coupled with the twelve-week programme outlined in The Artist's Way, will help...
Format: Paperback - Released: 07/11/2017

Creative Writing for Critical Thinking Creating a Discoursal Identity by Helene Edberg Creative Writing for Critical Thinking Creating a Discoursal Identity

The author examines the learning trajectories of several students as they engage in learning to think critically through a new approach to creative writing, and details how learning through writing is linked to new discoursal identities which are trialled in...
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/11/2017

We Need to Talk A New Method for Evaluating Poetry by Michael Theune, Bob Broad We Need to Talk A New Method for Evaluating Poetry
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We evaluate poems constantly: as workshop leaders, competition judges and journal editors. But how do we judge the success of verse in these contexts? The authors propose an innovative method by which anyone involved in the assessment of poetry can...
Format: Hardback - Released: 31/10/2017

Changing Creative Writing in America Strengths, Weaknesses, Possibilities by Graeme Harper Changing Creative Writing in America Strengths, Weaknesses, Possibilities

In this compelling collection of essays contributors critically examine Creative Writing in American Higher Education. Considering Creative Writing teaching, learning and knowledge, the book recognizes historical strengths and weaknesses. Most of all it explores the possibilities for the future of...
Format: Paperback - Released: 31/10/2017

Changing Creative Writing in America Strengths, Weaknesses, Possibilities by Graeme Harper Changing Creative Writing in America Strengths, Weaknesses, Possibilities

In this compelling collection of essays contributors critically examine Creative Writing in American Higher Education. Considering Creative Writing teaching, learning and knowledge, the book recognizes historical strengths and weaknesses. Most of all it explores the possibilities for the future of...
Format: Hardback - Released: 31/10/2017

Fusion Integrated Reading and Writing, Book 2 by Verne (Write Source, UpWrite Press, and Thoughtful Learning) Meyer, Patrick (Write Source, UpWrite Press, and Thought Sebranek Fusion Integrated Reading and Writing, Book 2
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FUSION: INTEGRATED READING AND WRITING, Book 2 connects the reading and writing processes, showing how they reinforce one another. By reading high-interest professional and student writing models, you'll learn the vital reading skills to comprehend college-level content. The book will...
Format: Paperback - Released: 20/10/2017

Workshopping the New Play A Guide for Playwrights, Directors, and Dramaturgs by George Sapio Workshopping the New Play A Guide for Playwrights, Directors, and Dramaturgs

Workshopping the New Play is a guide for playwrights, directors, dramaturgs, and other theater professional and students. The book begins with an overview of the basics of playwriting and goes on to cover all aspects of the new-play workshopping process
Format: Paperback - Released: 17/10/2017

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The Right to Write An Invitation and Initiation into the Writing Life by Julia Cameron The Right to Write An Invitation and Initiation into the Writing Life

In The Right to Write, Julia Cameron's most revolutionary book, the author asserts that conventional writing wisdom would have you believe in a false doctrine that stifles creativity. This book is about using writing to bring clarity and passion to...
Format: Paperback - Released: 05/12/2017

A Straightforward Guide To The Crime Writers Casebook by Stephen Wade, Stuart Gibbon A Straightforward Guide To The Crime Writers Casebook
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Format: Paperback - Released: 14/12/2017

The Geek's Guide to the Writing Life An Instructional Memoir for Prose Writers by Stephanie (Professor, Director, Arkansas Writer's MFA Workshop, University of Central Arkansas, USA) Vanderslice The Geek's Guide to the Writing Life An Instructional Memoir for Prose Writers
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The desire to create, to write, to fulfil our artistic dreams is a powerful human need. Yet the number of people who make a living solely by their pen is actually quite small. What does that mean for the rest...
Format: Hardback - Released: 14/12/2017

The Imaginative Argument A Practical Manifesto for Writers by Frank L. Cioffi The Imaginative Argument A Practical Manifesto for Writers

More than merely a writing text, The Imaginative Argument offers writers instruction on how to use their imaginations to improve their prose. Cioffi shows writers how they can enliven argument--the organizing rubric of all persuasive writing--by drawing on emotion, soul,...
Format: Paperback - Released: 19/12/2017

Poetry A Writers' Guide and Anthology by Amorak (Grand Valley State University, Michigan, USA) Huey, W. Todd (Grand Valley State University, Michigan, USA) Kaneko Poetry A Writers' Guide and Anthology
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Poetry: A Writers' Guide and Anthology is a complete introduction to the art and craft of writing poetry. The authors map out more than 25 key elements of poetry including image, lyric, point of view, metaphor, and movement and use...
Format: Hardback - Released: 11/01/2018

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Format: Paperback - Released: 19/01/2018

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Format: Paperback - Released: 19/01/2018

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Format: Paperback - Released: 19/01/2018

Doing Time, Writing Lives Refiguring Literacy and Higher Education in Prison by Patrick W. Berry Doing Time, Writing Lives Refiguring Literacy and Higher Education in Prison

Offers a much-needed analysis of the teaching of college writing in US prisons. Through the examination of a college-in-prison program that promotes the belief that higher education in prison can reduce recidivism and improve life prospects, Patrick W. Berry exposes...
Format: Paperback - Released: 24/01/2018

The Very Short Story Starter 101 Flash Fiction Prompts for Creative Writing by John Gillard The Very Short Story Starter 101 Flash Fiction Prompts for Creative Writing

With creative writing prompts, tips, and just the right amount of space to write, this journal is the ultimate companion to composing very short stories (a.k.a. 'flash fiction').
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/02/2018

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Points of Departure Rethinking Student Source Use and Writing Studies Research Methods by Tricia Serviss Points of Departure Rethinking Student Source Use and Writing Studies Research Methods


Format: Paperback - Released: 16/10/2017

The Joy of Mindful Writing Notes to inspire creative awareness by Joy Kenward The Joy of Mindful Writing Notes to inspire creative awareness

Receive truly enlightening insight into the rich potential of conscious creativity and mindfulness as you lose track to time while writing.
Format: Hardback - Released: 05/10/2017

Toward an Inclusive Creative Writing Threshold Concepts to Guide the Literary Writing Curriculum by Janelle Adsit Toward an Inclusive Creative Writing Threshold Concepts to Guide the Literary Writing Curriculum

The creative writing workshop has existed since the early part of the 20th century, but does it adequately serve the students who come to it today? While the workshop is often thought of as a form of student-centered pedagogy, it...
Format: Hardback - Released: 05/10/2017

Pep Talks for Writers 52 Insights and Actions to Boost Your Creative Mojo by Grant Faulkner Pep Talks for Writers 52 Insights and Actions to Boost Your Creative Mojo

Have writer's block? Time for a pep talk! For any writer who's gotten stuck or needed a little encouragement, here comes the ultimate handbook to keep the creative juices flowing year round.
Format: Hardback - Released: 03/10/2017

Telling Stories The Craft of Narrative and the Writing Life by Lee Martin Telling Stories The Craft of Narrative and the Writing Life

A prolific and award-winning writer, Lee Martin has put pen to paper to offer his wisdom, honed during thirty years of teaching the oh-so-elusive art of writing. Telling Stories is intended for anyone interested in thinking more about the elements...
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/10/2017

102 Haiku Journal 17 Syllables to Say It All by Lisa Markuson, Daniel Zaltsman, Erick Szentmiklosy 102 Haiku Journal 17 Syllables to Say It All
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A creative twist on self-reflection, this journal guides you through the process of writing 102 haiku inspired by your own life and the world around you.
Format: Notebook / blank book - Released: 05/09/2017

Writing Diverse Characters For Fiction, Tv Or Film by Lucy V. Hay Writing Diverse Characters For Fiction, Tv Or Film


Format: Paperback - Released: 24/08/2017

Being a Writer Advice, Musings, Essays and Experiences From the World's Greatest Authors by Travis Elborough Being a Writer Advice, Musings, Essays and Experiences From the World's Greatest Authors

Being a Writer is an inspiring assemblage of wit, wisdom and hard-won practical advice from some of the world's greatest authors musing on the art of writing and how they came to define themselves as writers.
Format: Hardback - Released: 23/08/2017

What Are You Laughing At? How to Write Humor for Screenplays, Stories, and More by Brad Schreiber, Chris Vogler What Are You Laughing At? How to Write Humor for Screenplays, Stories, and More
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? People have forgotten how to be funny, says Chris Vogler in his foreword to What Are You Laughing at? Luckily, experienced and award-winning humor writer Brad Schreiber is here to remind us all how it's done. If laughter is...
Format: Paperback - Released: 22/08/2017

The Real CSI A Forensics Handbook for Crime Writers by Kate Bendelow The Real CSI A Forensics Handbook for Crime Writers

Who is allowed access to a crime scene? What happens when a body is discovered? Will a blood transfusion alter DNA? How can the distribution of gunshot residue inform your plot? The Real CSI - A Forensic Handbook for Crime...
Format: Paperback - Released: 11/08/2017

How to Write Like a Bestselling Author Secrets of Success from 50 of the World's Greatest Writers by Tony Rossiter How to Write Like a Bestselling Author Secrets of Success from 50 of the World's Greatest Writers

Illuminating the best-known works of 50 celebrated authors, writing coach Tony Rossiter shows you how they achieved their phenomenal success. He explains how each author began writing, and examines their style, techniques and routine for creative insights. If you want...
Format: Paperback - Released: 10/08/2017

Inspiration for Writers by Emily Darcy Inspiration for Writers

`Look into thy heart and write.' Philip Sidney Uncover a wealth of inspiring words in this rousing little book. Filled with the wit and wisdom of some of the world's most renowned authors, it's sure to spark your creativity and...
Format: Hardback - Released: 10/08/2017

642 Lists to Write by 642 Lists to Write

Capturing the quirky essence of 642, this new installment in the bestselling series provides list-lovers and creative writers with oodles of fun and inspiration.
Format: Notebook / blank book - Released: 01/08/2017

Writing Program Architecture Thirty Cases for Reference and Research by Bryna Siegel Finer Writing Program Architecture Thirty Cases for Reference and Research


Format: Paperback - Released: 01/08/2017

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