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How to Write Short Stories

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ISBN-10: 0671895680

ISBN-13: 9780671895686

Edition: 2nd 1994

Authors: Sharon Sorenson

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Writing short fiction is made easy with clearly written advice on plot, theme, character development, dialogue, and more. A model story is featured, and readers are asked to break it down into distinct parts. A practical exercise for any aspiring writer. Also includes tips on how to get into print.
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Book details

List price: $8.00
Edition: 2nd
Copyright year: 1994
Publisher: Peterson's
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 144
Size: 5.51" wide x 8.27" long
Weight: 0.352
Language: English

Defining and Characterizing the Short Storyp. 1
Determining the Themep. 9
Creating Charactersp. 13
Developing the Plotp. 23
Establishing the Settingp. 29
Selecting Point of Viewp. 33
Writing Dialoguep. 41
Using Descriptionp. 51
Beginning and Ending the Storyp. 59
Examining a Model Short Storyp. 65
Checking Your Storyp. 73
Analyzing a Masterp. 79
Breaking Into Printp. 111
Glossaryp. 129
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