Writing for story: craft secrets of dramatic nonfiction by a two-time Pulitzer Prize winner

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New American Library, May 5, 1987 - Language Arts & Disciplines - 284 pages
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It's the new nonfiction: the creative hybrid combining the readability and excitement of fiction with the best of expository prose; the innovative genre that has been awarded virtually every Pulitzer Prize for literary journalism since 1979. In this book, an undisputed master of the great American nonfiction short story shares his secrets.

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Review: Writing for Story: Craft Secrets of Dramatic Nonfiction

User Review  - Andrea Badgley - Goodreads

This book slipped into my writing bag when I needed it most - when, frustrated by my inability to find the story in my stories, I decided to begin a self-directed apprenticeship. In this book, Jon ... Read full review

Review: Writing for Story: Craft Secrets of Dramatic Nonfiction

User Review  - Keith Cochran - Goodreads

Great book on how to focus on the story. I love the way Franklin discusses how to outline and talks about structure. Great book every author should read. Read full review

Contents

PREFACE
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The New School for Writers
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The Outline
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