Writing to Sell

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Writer's Digest Books, 1995 - Language Arts & Disciplines - 221 pages
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With this guide, writers can learn how to create good fiction and publish profitably, guided by the timeless advice of the man who built the legendary literary agency that still bears his name. Includes information on creating characters, plotting a novel, formatting the manuscript, deciphering a publishing contract, and more.

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User Review  - Nora - Goodreads

Good clearly written book on writing to sell. Read full review

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User Review  - Barbara Richardson - Goodreads

Easy to read in one sitting. Not so very enlightening. This classic gets three stars because it would be really informative for a new writer. I learned one new thing. Dialogue should make up 20% of a ... Read full review

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Scott Meredith has trained in a large variety of Asian and Western martial arts including Western boxing, Shaolin fighting systems, Russian Systema, Yiquan, Taikiken, and Taijiquan for more than forty years. He speaks fluent Mandarin Chinese and Japanese. He holds a Ph.D. from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and has worked for over 25 years as a Senior Researcher in speech technology, natural language processing, and artificial intelligence in user interface design at leading high-tech companies including IBM, Apple Computer, and Microsoft.

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