How to Write Short Stories

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Thomson Peterson's, 2002 - Fiction - 135 pages
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Writing short fiction is made easy with clearly written advice on plot, theme, character development, dialogue, and more. A model story is featured, and readers are asked to break it down into distinct parts. A practical exercise for any aspiring writer. Also includes tips on how to get into print.

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User Review  - AndrewBlackman - LibraryThing

This is a very useful basic guide to writing short stories. Most of it I have read or heard elsewhere (e.g. "show, don't tell" - ever heard that one before?), but what I found useful was the examples ... Read full review

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User Review  - zette - LibraryThing

How to Write Short Stories by Sharon Sorenson (ISBN 2189862201) I picked up this book from my shelf because I wanted to reacquaint myself with how others approach the writing of short stories. I ... Read full review

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