THE CRIME INTERVIEWS: [BESTSELLING AUTHORS TALK ABOUT WRITING CRIME FICTION ning about how to write, how to be a writer, or about the writing life in general, what greater resource and pleasure than frank, revealing interviews with some of today's best-selling authors? Len Wanner's acclaimed interview series continues with VOLUME THREE, featuring in-depth interviews with tw..
LITERATURE: A INTRODUCTION TO FICTION, POETRY, DRAMA, AND WRITING, INTERACTIVE EDITION (12TH EDITION) on" automatically comes with MyLiteratureLab, Pearson's multimedia Web site. MyLiteratureLab icons are found in the margins of the text along with a list of media assets at the front of the anthology. The most popular Literature anthology continues to bring students the finest literature from fables..
WRITE AWAY: ONE NOVELIST'S APPROACH TO FICTION AND THE WRITING LIFE eorge has spent years teaching writing, and in Write Away she shares her knowledge of the creative process. George combines clear, intelligent, and functional advice on fiction writing with anecdotes from her own life, the story of her journey to publication, and inside information on how she meticu..
FROM WHERE YOU DREAM: THE PROCESS OF WRITING FICTION the Pulitzer Prize in Fiction, teaches graduate fiction at Florida State University — his version of literary boot camp. In From Where You Dream, Butler reimagines the process of writing as emotional rather than intellectual, and tells writers how to achieve the dreamspace necessary for composing ..
SUCH STUFF AS DREAMS: THE PSYCHOLOGY OF FICTION s when we do? Such Stuff as Dreams: The Psychology of Fiction explores how fiction works in the brains and imagination of both readers and writers.
-- Demonstrates how reading fiction can contribute to a greater understanding of, and the ability to change, ourselves
-- Informed by the latest psy..
MORE BRILLIANT THAN THE SUN: ADVENTURES IN SONIC FICTION ..
THE PHILOSOPHY OF SCIENCE FICTION FILM tains a remarkable hold on the imagination and enthusiasm of the filmgoing public, captivating large audiences worldwide and garnering ever-larger profits. Science fiction films entertain the possibility of time travel and extraterrestrial visitation and imaginatively transport us to worlds transfor..
SELF-EDITING FOR FICTION WRITERS: HOW TO EDIT YOURSELF INTO PRINT wanting to learn from pros how to polish fiction writing with panache."-- Library Journal..
CHARACTERS AND VIEWPOINT (ELEMENTS OF FICTION WRITING) aren't born: they have to be made.
This book is a set of tools: literary crowbars, chisels, mallets, pliers and tongs. Use them to pry, chip, yank and sift good characters out of the place where they live in your memory, your imagination and your soul.
Award-winning author Orson Scott Card ex..
PERVERTED BY LANGUAGE: FICTION INSPIRED BY THE FALL that taste of licorice, perverted sexual shenanigans in cramped office spaces, double-crossing Nazi apologists, bald-headed cultural subversives, and celebrity deer-culling—this is the wonderful and frightening world of Perverted by Language. Twenty-three writers choose a song by The Fall and use ..