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  - Michele Cacano - Goodreads

Very useful guide to becoming a better writer. Breaks down 2 pulitzer prize winning stories and explains the nuts and bolts of craftsmanship. Read full review

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User Review  - Alena Naiden - Goodreads

"And then it happens. You load one more thing into your active memory and it displaces something else. The whole structure of the story, which seemed so clear at the beginning, cracks and falls into ... 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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