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  • The Anatomy of Story by John Truby
    The Anatomy of Story (English, Paperback) John Truby

    One of the most respected and sought-after story consultants in the film industry delivers his long-awaited first book, and shares all of his secrets for writing a compelling script.

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  • Into The Woods by John Yorke
    Into The Woods (Paperback) John Yorke

    Takes us on a journey to the heart of storytelling, revealing that there truly is a unifying shape to narrative forms - one that echoes the fairytale journey into the woods and, like any great art, comes from deep within.

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  • Save the Cat! by Blake Snyder
    Save the Cat! (English, Paperback) Blake Snyder

    Here's what started the phenomenon: the best seller, for over 15 years, that's been used by screenwriters around the world! Blake Snyder tells all in this fast, funny and candid look inside the movie business. ?Save the Cat? is just one of many ironclad rules for making your ideas more marketable and your script more satisfying, including:The four elements of every winning loglineThe seven...

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  • On Writing Well by William Zinsser
    On Writing Well (English, Paperback) William Zinsser

    Warns against common errors in structure, style, and diction, and explains the fundamentals of conducting interviews and writing travel, scientific, sports, critical, and humorous articles. Reprint.

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  • Being a Playwright by Chris Foxon
    Being a Playwright (English, Paperback) Chris Foxon

    This straightforward and accessible book discusses the opportunities and pitfalls of life as a playwright. Whether you're an aspiring writer wondering how to break into the industry, or a working playwright looking to land bigger commissions, this is your insider road map to navigating the world of professional theatre.

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  • Writing Picture Books by Ann Whitford Paul
    Writing Picture Books (English, Paperback) Ann Whitford Paul

    Teaches writers the writing and revision process that can lead them to creating salable picture book manuscripts. This book covers researching the picture books market, creating characters, point of view, plotting, tips on writing rhyme, and more.

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  • Stein On Writing by Sol Stein
    Stein On Writing (English, Paperback) Sol Stein

    Professional secrets from a renowned editor, prize-winning author, and award-winning instructor make this book the #1 practical choice for fiction and nonfiction writers of all levels of experience.

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  • The Writer's Journey by Christopher Vogler
    The Writer's Journey (English, Paperback) Christopher Vogler

    This updated and revised third edition provides new insights and observations from Vogler's ongoing work on mythology's influence on stories, movies, and man himself. The previous two editons of this book have sold over 180,000 units, making this book a 'classic' for screenwriters, writers, and novelists

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  • Art Of Dramatic Writing by Lajos Egri
    Art Of Dramatic Writing (English, Paperback) Lajos Egri

    Amid the hundreds of 'how-to' books that have appeared in recent years, there have been very few which attempted to analyze the mysteries of play-construction. This book does just that.

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  • Writing Down The Bones by Natalie Goldberg
    Writing Down The Bones (English, Paperback) Natalie Goldberg

    Presents advice on how to write creatively, discussing the importance of discipline and offering a series of writing exercises.

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  • Writing Better Lyrics by Pat Pattison
    Writing Better Lyrics (English, Paperback) Pat Pattison

    Writing Better Lyrics has been a staple for songwriters for nearly two decades. Now this revised and updated 2nd Edition provides effective tools for everything from generating ideas, to understanding the form and function of a song, to fine-tuning lyrics.

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  • Negotiating with the Dead by Margaret Atwood
    Negotiating with the Dead (English, Paperback) Margaret Atwood

    Margaret Atwood examines the metaphors which writers of fiction and poetry have used to explain their activities, looking at what costumes they have seen fit to assume, what roles they have chosen to play. In her final chapter she takes up the challenge of the book's title: if a writer is to be seen as 'gifted', who is doing the giving and what are the terms of the gift?

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  • The Art Of Character by David Corbett
    The Art Of Character (English, Paperback) David Corbett

    Former private investigator David Corbett offers a unique and indispensable toolkit for creating characters that come vividly to life on the page and linger in memory. Corbett provides an inventive, inspiring and vastly entertaining blueprint to all the elements of characterisation from initial inspiration to realisation with special insights into the power of secrets and contradictions, the...

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  • 52: Write a Poem a Week. Start Now. Keep Going by Jo Bell
    52: Write a Poem a Week. Start Now. Keep Going (Paperback) Jo Bell

    The 52 project started with a simple idea: Write a poem a week. Start now. Keep going. It became a phenomenon. Hundreds of poets took up the challenge and their poems swept the board of poetry prizes, publications and personal successes....

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  • The Making of Planet of the Apes by J. W. Rinzler
    The Making of Planet of the Apes (English, Hardback) J. W. Rinzler

    FOREWORD BY FRASER HESTON...

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  • The Creative Writing Coursebook by Julia Bell
    The Creative Writing Coursebook (English, Paperback) Julia Bell

    A comprehensive guide for improving your creative writing, including contributions from David Lodge, Nell Dunn, Malcolm Bradbury, Maureen Freely and Patricia Duncker.

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  • Wired For Story by Lisa Cron
    Wired For Story (English, Paperback) Lisa Cron

    Explains how writers can use cognitive storytelling strategies to create plot elements, outlining twelve methods to create relatable protagonists and compelling storylines.

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  • The Comedy About a Bank Robbery by Henry Lewis
    The Comedy About a Bank Robbery (English, Paperback) Henry Lewis, Jonathan Sayer

    "First published 2016. This version of the script updated 2017"--Colophon.

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  • Smythe Sewn Address Books Foiled Mini by Paperblanks Book Co
    Smythe Sewn Address Books Foiled Mini (English, Address book) Paperblanks Book Co, Paperblanks $13.03
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  • Reading Like a Writer by Francine Prose
    Reading Like a Writer (Paperback) Francine Prose

    In her entertaining and edifying New York Times bestseller, acclaimed author Francine Prose invites you to sit by her side and take a guided tour of the tools and tricks of the masters to discover why their work has endured.

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