How to Tell a Story: The Secrets of Writing Captivating Tales

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Writer's Digest Books, 1998 - Language Arts & Disciplines - 234 pages
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Drawing on Provost's proven philosophies, Rubie examines every facet of storytelling, from narrative hooks to fulfilling climaxes. Through advice, exercises and an outstanding array of examples, you'll learn to create gripping narratives powered by strong characters. You'll discover the secrets of sequencing, of weaving subplots into rich stories, of manipulating story pace to increase conflict, tension and surprise.

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The writing style flows, the tips are plenty. - Goodreads
A must read book for anyone who want to be a writer. - Goodreads
Especially if you want to be a fiction writer. - Goodreads

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A must read book for anyone who want to be a writer. Read full review

Review: How to Tell a Story: The Secrets of Writing Captivating Tales

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A must read book for anyone who want to be a writer. Read full review

Contents

TWO UNDERSTANDING GENRES
25
THREE HOOKS
47
FOUR PLOTTING
60
Copyright

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About the author (1998)

Peter Rubie is currently a partner in Perkins, Rabiner, Rubie & Associates, Literary Agents.

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