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The Resource Now write! science fiction, fantasy and horror : speculative genreexercises from today's best writers and teachers, edited by Laurie Lamson

Now write! science fiction, fantasy and horror : speculative genreexercises from today's best writers and teachers, edited by Laurie Lamson

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Now write! science fiction, fantasy and horror : speculative genreexercises from today's best writers and teachers
Title
Now write! science fiction, fantasy and horror
Title remainder
speculative genreexercises from today's best writers and teachers
Statement of responsibility
edited by Laurie Lamson
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Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Featuring speculative fiction-writing exercises from Harlan Ellison (R), Piers Anthony, Ramsey Campbell, Jack Ketchum, screenwriters of The Twilight Zone and Star Trek: The Next Generation, and many more. The fifth volume in the acclaimed Now Write! writing-guide series offers a full toolbox of advice and exercises for speculative fiction writers hoping to craft an engaging alternate reality, flesh out an enthralling fantasy quest, or dream up a bloodcurdling plot twist, including: -Harlan Ellison (R), on crafting the perfect story title -Jack Ketchum, on how economy of language helps create a truly frightening tale -Piers Antony, on making fantastical characters feel genuine and relatable This collection of storytelling secrets from top genre writers-including winners of Nebula, Hugo, Edgar, and Bram Stoker awards-is essential for any writer looking to take a leap beyond the ordinary"--
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808.3/8762
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no index present
LC call number
PN3377.5.S3
LC item number
L35 2014
Literary form
non fiction
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Lamson, Laurie
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  • Science fiction
  • Fantasy fiction
  • Horror tales
  • English language
  • LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES / Composition & Creative Writing
  • REFERENCE / Writing Skills
  • LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES / General
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Now write! science fiction, fantasy and horror : speculative genreexercises from today's best writers and teachers, edited by Laurie Lamson
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ftp://ppftpuser:welcome@ftp01.penguingroup.com/BooksellersandMedia/Covers/2008_2009_New_Covers/9780399165559.jpg
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Publication
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2013037258
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
xvi, 367 p.
Isbn
9780399165559
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(pbk.)
Lccn
2013037258
Label
Now write! science fiction, fantasy and horror : speculative genreexercises from today's best writers and teachers, edited by Laurie Lamson
Link
ftp://ppftpuser:welcome@ftp01.penguingroup.com/BooksellersandMedia/Covers/2008_2009_New_Covers/9780399165559.jpg
Publication
Control code
2013037258
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
xvi, 367 p.
Isbn
9780399165559
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2013037258

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