Plot & structure: techniques and exercises for crafting a plot that grips readers from start to finish
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Cincinnati, Ohio : Writer's Digest Books, [2004].
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9781582972947, 158297294X
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234 pages ; 23 cm.
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Bennett - Adult Nonfiction
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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 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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Includes index.
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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 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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Bell, J. S. (2004). Plot & structure: techniques and exercises for crafting a plot that grips readers from start to finish. Cincinnati, Ohio: Writer's Digest Books.

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Bell, James Scott. 2004. Plot & Structure: Techniques and Exercises for Crafting a Plot That Grips Readers From Start to Finish. Cincinnati, Ohio: Writer's Digest Books.

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Bell, James Scott, Plot & Structure: Techniques and Exercises for Crafting a Plot That Grips Readers From Start to Finish. Cincinnati, Ohio: Writer's Digest Books, 2004.

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Bell, James Scott. Plot & Structure: Techniques and Exercises for Crafting a Plot That Grips Readers From Start to Finish. Cincinnati, Ohio: Writer's Digest Books, 2004. Print.

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