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The Resource Janet Evanovich's how I write : secrets of a bestselling author, with Ina Yalof and Alex Evanovich

Janet Evanovich's how I write : secrets of a bestselling author, with Ina Yalof and Alex Evanovich

Label
Janet Evanovich's how I write : secrets of a bestselling author
Title
Janet Evanovich's how I write
Title remainder
secrets of a bestselling author
Statement of responsibility
with Ina Yalof and Alex Evanovich
Title variation
How I write
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Evanovich, Janet
Dewey number
808.3
Index
no index present
LC call number
PN3365
LC item number
.E83 2006
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1939-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Yalof, Ina L.
  • Evanovich, Alex
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Fiction
Label
Janet Evanovich's how I write : secrets of a bestselling author, with Ina Yalof and Alex Evanovich
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
Creating great characters -- The importance of research -- What's in a name -- Creating series characters -- The mechanics of writing -- Finding story ideas -- Showing vs. telling -- Setting and atmosphere -- Getting the facts right -- Finding the right point of view -- Dialogue -- Grammar -- Genre -- Humor -- Writing sex scenes -- Writing action scenes -- Writing violence -- Structuring the novel -- Plot -- Beginnings, middles, endings, cliffhangers, transitions -- Crafting the series: pros and cons -- Making revisions -- A rewriting checklist -- Critiquing the manuscript -- Getting published -- Self-publishing -- Copyright law -- Advice and encouragement -- Inspiration -- Self-discipline -- A day in the life of a writer -- Personal time -- Meeting deadlines -- Writer's block -- Rejection -- Book promotion -- The Website -- Resources and organizations -- Query letters and sample pages -- Author autobiographies
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xx, 240 p.
Isbn
9780312354282
Lccn
2006045812
Other control number
9780312354282
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm70122585
Label
Janet Evanovich's how I write : secrets of a bestselling author, with Ina Yalof and Alex Evanovich
Publication
Contents
Creating great characters -- The importance of research -- What's in a name -- Creating series characters -- The mechanics of writing -- Finding story ideas -- Showing vs. telling -- Setting and atmosphere -- Getting the facts right -- Finding the right point of view -- Dialogue -- Grammar -- Genre -- Humor -- Writing sex scenes -- Writing action scenes -- Writing violence -- Structuring the novel -- Plot -- Beginnings, middles, endings, cliffhangers, transitions -- Crafting the series: pros and cons -- Making revisions -- A rewriting checklist -- Critiquing the manuscript -- Getting published -- Self-publishing -- Copyright law -- Advice and encouragement -- Inspiration -- Self-discipline -- A day in the life of a writer -- Personal time -- Meeting deadlines -- Writer's block -- Rejection -- Book promotion -- The Website -- Resources and organizations -- Query letters and sample pages -- Author autobiographies
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xx, 240 p.
Isbn
9780312354282
Lccn
2006045812
Other control number
9780312354282
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm70122585

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