The Truth About Fiction

The Truth About Fiction

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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.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 121 pages
  • 149.86 x 226.06 x 10.16mm | 204.12g
  • Longman Inc
  • New Jersey, United States
  • English
  • illustrations, glossary, index
  • 0130257710
  • 9780130257710

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.
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