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Covering a range of genres – from science fiction and romantic novels, to illustrated children’s books and comedy – Teach Yourself’s Creative Writing series is packed with insider advice, exercises and tips for unlocking creativity and improving your writing, guiding you from your first draft through to final publication.
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This is an authoritative and engaging introduction to writing young adult fiction for the complete beginner. It will help you understand how the genre works, the big do’s and don’t’s – as well as giving you the inspiration and motivation you actually need to write. Written by a leading literary agent who knows what it takes to make it in this market, this book will give you the advice and tips you need to stand out. An essential book for anyone hoping to emulate the success and addictive qualities that characterize books like The Hunger Games, Twilight, Divergent and The Fault in Our Stars.
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Designed to take you from the moment you first put your pen to paper to pitching and selling your completed screenplay, this is one of the most inspiring books on screenwriting you’ll ever read.
Practical exercises will teach you the craft of writing for film and television, both mainstream and independent, the art of building your own plots, characters, dialogue and scenes. It gives you the skills you need to succeed and helps you critique your own work, meaning that at every step of the writing process you’ll be producing the best scripts you can.
This book is filled with essential writing tools, including techniques for overcoming writer’s block and how to find your unique voice. You will learn how to pitch and get your work optioned, how to work as part of a team and how to make the best use of social media – in all a comprehensive companion that you will keep coming back to as your career develops.
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