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  - Rena - Goodreads

After going through a year in a very good writing program, I saw this book and was completely dumbfounded why I'd never heard of it. Of all the books I've read on writing, this one may prove the most ... Read full review

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

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PREFACE
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The New School for Writers
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The Outline
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