Writing Short Stories

Writing Short Stories: A Writers' and Artists' Companion

Non-Fiction, Creative Writing, Languages & Reference, English Language, Dictionaries & Reference
Paperback Published on: 18/12/2014
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Synopsis

Writing Short Stories: A Writers' and Artists' Companion is an essential guide to writing short fiction successfully.

PART 1 explores the nature and history of the form, personal reflections by the editors, and help getting started with ideas, planning and research.

PART 2 includes tips by leading short story writers, including: Alison Moore, Jane Rogers, Edith Pearlman, David Vann, Anthony Doerr, Vanessa Gebbie, Alexander MacLeod, Adam Thorpe and Elspeth Sandys.

PART 3 contains practical advice - from shaping plots and exploring your characters to beating writers' block, rewriting and publishing your stories.

  • Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
  • ISBN: 9781408130803
  • Number of pages: 304
  • Weight: 284g
  • Dimensions: 198 x 129 mm

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