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Writing Fiction, Tenth Edition
A Guide to Narrative Craft
Janet Burroway
with Elizabeth Stuckey-French and Ned Stuckey-French

“Scrupulously written by a first-rate novelist who gives tips, offers sensitive commentary, and exceptions to what may pass for ‘rules’ in writing.”—Los Angeles Times, praise for a previous edition  
“Marvelously clear-headed.”—Poets & Writers, praise for a previous edition
Paper $22.50


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Writing Abroad
A Guide for Travelers
Peter Chilson and Joanne B. Mulcahy
Winner, Best Travel Book Award, Peace Corps Worldwide
“Prepares us for observant travel to the mall or around the world to some exotic destination. The examples they use to highlight their tutorial discussions are excellent. Along the way, (Chilson and Mulcahy) challenge us with provocative prompts and writing exercises to help sharpen our awareness.”—Portland Book Review

Paper $22.50

 

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The Business of Being a Writer
Jane Friedman
“Destined to become a staple reference book for writers and those interested in publishing careers.”—Publishers Weekly
“An invaluable compendium of practical advice with encouragement for aspiring and seasoned writers alike.”—Library Journal, starred review
Paper $25.00


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Behind the Book
Eleven Authors on Their Path to Publication
Chris Mackenzie Jones
“Contains a treasure trove of advice for first-time writers.… What emerges from the accounts is that publishing a book is not easy or simple, yet it is ultimately rewarding. Budding authors should consider adding Behind the Book to their personal library.”—Journal of Electronic Publishing
Paper $20.00



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