Plot and Structure

Plot and Structure : Techniques and Exercises for Crafting and Plot That Grips Readers from Start to Finish

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Craft an Engaging Plot How does plot influence story structure? What's the difference between plotting for commercial and literary fiction? How do you revise a plot or structure that's gone off course?

With Write Great Fiction: Plot & Structure, you'll discover the answers to these questions and more. Award-winning author James Scott Bell offers clear, concise information that will help you create a believable and memorable plot, including:

Techniques for crafting strong beginnings, middles, and ends
Easy-to-understand plotting diagrams and charts
Brainstorming techniques for original plot ideas
Thought-provoking exercises at the end of each chapter
Story structure models and methods for all genres
Tips and tools for correcting common plot problems

Filled with plot examples from popular novels, comprehensive checklists, and practical hands-on guidance, Write Great Fiction: Plot & Structure gives you the skills you need to approach plot and structure like an experienced pro.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 240 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 18mm | 395g
  • Writer's Digest Books
  • Ohio, United States
  • English
  • 5th edition
  • Illustrations, unspecified
  • 158297294X
  • 9781582972947
  • 18,559

About James Scott Bell

A former trial lawyer, James Scott Bell is an award-winning author and frequent speaker at writing conferences.
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