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The Resource Wonderbook : the illustrated guide to creating imaginative fiction, Jeff VanderMeer ; art by Jeremy Zerfoss (and many others)

Wonderbook : the illustrated guide to creating imaginative fiction, Jeff VanderMeer ; art by Jeremy Zerfoss (and many others)

Label
Wonderbook : the illustrated guide to creating imaginative fiction
Title
Wonderbook
Title remainder
the illustrated guide to creating imaginative fiction
Statement of responsibility
Jeff VanderMeer ; art by Jeremy Zerfoss (and many others)
Title variation
Wonder book
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"This all-new definitive guide to writing imaginative fiction takes a completely novel approach and fully exploits the visual nature of fantasy through original drawings, maps, renderings, and exercises to create a spectacularly beautiful and inspiring object. Employing an accessible, example-rich approach, Wonderbook energizes and motivates while also providing practical, nuts-and-bolts information needed to improve as a writer. Aimed at aspiring and intermediate-level writers, Wonderbook includes helpful sidebars and essays from some of the biggest names in fantasy today, such as George R. R. Martin, Lev Grossman, Neil Gaiman, Michael Moorcock, Catherynne M. Valente, and Karen Joy Fowler, to name a few"--
Summary
"This all-new definitive guide to writing imaginative fiction takes a completely novel approach and fully exploits the visual nature of fantasy through original drawings, maps, renderings, and exercises to create a spectacularly beautiful and inspiring object. Employing an accessible, example-rich approach, Wonderbook energizes and motivates while also providing practical, nuts-and-bolts information needed to improve as a writer. Aimed at aspiring and intermediate-level writers, Wonderbook includes helpful sidebars and essays from some of the biggest names in fantasy today, such as George R. R. Martin, Lev Grossman, Neil Gaiman, Michael Moorcock, Catherynne M. Valente, and Karen Joy Fowler, to name a few"--
Award
Locus Award for Best Nonfiction/Related/Reference Book, 2014.
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10350846
Cataloging source
DLC
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VanderMeer, Jeff
Dewey number
808.3
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PE1404
LC item number
.V35 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • English language
  • Creative writing (Higher education)
  • REFERENCE / Writing Skills
  • LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES / Composition & Creative Writing
  • LITERARY COLLECTIONS / Essays
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the illustrated guide to creating imaginative fiction
Label
Wonderbook : the illustrated guide to creating imaginative fiction, Jeff VanderMeer ; art by Jeremy Zerfoss (and many others)
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
2012042807
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
xix, 323 pages
Isbn
9781419704420
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2012042807
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color)
Label
Wonderbook : the illustrated guide to creating imaginative fiction, Jeff VanderMeer ; art by Jeremy Zerfoss (and many others)
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
2012042807
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
xix, 323 pages
Isbn
9781419704420
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2012042807
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color)

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