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Offers charts, tips, and checklists to help writers improve their writing, including sections on creating characters, maintaining pace, writing believable dialogue, revising, and... Read more
Offers charts, tips, and checklists to help writers improve their writing, including sections on creating characters, maintaining pace, writing believable dialogue, revising, and working with agents and editors.
The Writer's Little Helper Paperback edition by James V. Smith
James V. Smith Jr. has published more than a dozen novels. His latest novels, the Delta Force series, appear under his pen name John Harriman. Smith is a former combat soldier, helicopter pilot, newspaper writer and editor, national award-winning columnist, and magazine editor. He is also the author of You Can Write a Novel (both 1st and 2nd editions).
Presents a simple, 10-step writing process that shows writers how to take their story's three most important scenes from brainstorm to final-draft perfection, providing them with the essential foundation for an entire novel.
Offers readers the information they need to create great characters, maintain a compelling pace, craft believable dialogue, expand their creativity, revise their work to perfection, attract the attention of agents and editors and more.
Offers guidance in short, easy checklists, questions and answers, and practical tools. This book gives you what you need to: maintain a compelling pace; craft believable dialogue; attract agent's and editor's attention; and more! It also includes useful tips on every page.
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