Creative Writer's Notebook

20 Great Authors & 70 Writing Exercises

Creative Writer's Notebook
Format: Paperback / softback, 192 Pages
ISBN: 9780857625816
Publisher: Quad Books
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Creative Writer's Notebook is a guided journal for aspiring authors in need of a creative workout. It contains 70 writing exercises for inspiration and stimulation, tackling different aspects of action writing, from perfecting dialogue and characterisation to experimenting with structure and language. Includes profiles of 20 great modern writers, with analysis of what makes their style unique and what lessons you can take from their work.

The author

John Gillard is a writer and designer who lives and works in Brighton, England. John has a BA (Hons) in modern history from Birmingham University, where he developed a particular interest in the creative writing process and the history of experimental writing. He now runs creative writing workshops, performs his own works of short fiction and poetry.

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Format: Paperback / softback, 192 Pages
ISBN: 9780857625816
Illustrations: 40
Size: 6.102 in x 8.189 in / 155 mm x 208 mm