So, You Want to Be A Writer?

So, You Want to Be A Writer?

How to Write, Get Published, and Maybe Even Make It Big!

Book - 2012
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"Join a select group of authors--from Stephen King to Cameron Crowe--all of whom published their first works before turning eighteen. So, You Want to Be a Writer? is the only hip how-to book that walks you through every step of the process, from generating ideas to marketing a book. You'll learn: how to battle the dreaded writer's block. - exercises to improve your storytelling skills. - how to find an agent and get published. - the ins and outs of publishing. - how to promote your unique work. - and more! With a complete glossary of terminology used by publishers and agents, a step-by-step guide to writing and finishing your book, exclusive insights from famous authors, and a complete list of magazines, websites, contests, and book publishers on the lookout for new writers, So, You Wanna Be a Writer? can be your first and last stop to success!"-- Provided by publisher.
Publisher: New York, NY : Aladdin/Beyond Words, 2012.
ISBN: 9781582703534
1582703531
Call Number: 808.02 HAMBLETON
Characteristics: 186 p. ; 23 cm
Subjects: Authorship -- Vocational guidance.
Authorship -- Marketing.
Authorship.
Additional Contributors: Greenwood, Cathleen

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Vanessa_06
Jul 03, 2018

This book is amazing! I have taken it out so many times, and I feel like it's reall helped improve my writing. There are only a few sections I use, but they have helped me out a lot!

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black_panther_1845
Jun 02, 2018

This book helped me so much!!! It gave me a lot of ideas for my writing and I loved it! I would recommend this book to young writers (Ages 9-14).

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Spongebob1000
Feb 01, 2016

I love this book. It helped me improve my writing. I've always wanted to be an author. This book is for anyone who wants to be a writer.

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Love_Legolas_111
Dec 02, 2013

Helpful book for people who want their writing PUBLISHED not for people who are looking for tips to improve their writing style, etc. However, there was one swear using "Jesus" irreverently in one of the sample story selections.

TEYANI S ROSEBOROUGH Aug 21, 2012

This is the best book ever!!! It could actually help me improve my writing career!

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black_panther_1845
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black_panther_1845 thinks this title is suitable for between the ages of 9 and 14

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Dec 02, 2013

Love_Legolas_111 thinks this title is suitable for 9 years and over

TEYANI S ROSEBOROUGH Aug 22, 2012

TEYANI S ROSEBOROUGH thinks this title is suitable for All Ages

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black_panther_1845
Jun 02, 2018

Coarse Language: it has the A-word in it

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