The Truth About Fiction
For undergraduate courses in introductory creative writing. This current text treats creative writing as a practical skill-building course with actual applications. It presents comprehensive coverage of the elements of fiction and real-world writing techniques--such as sensory detailing, character construction, and cause and effect plotting--that students can put to immediate use.
- Paperback | 121 pages
- 149.86 x 226.06 x 10.16mm | 204.12g
- 26 Dec 1999
- Pearson Education (US)
- Longman Inc
- New Jersey, United States
- illustrations, glossary, index
Table of contents
1. Lying 101. 2. Details. 3. Character. 4. Plot. 5. Story Structure. 6. Dialogue. 7. Point of View. 8. Style. Appendices. Glossary. Index.