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How to be a Young #Writer by Oxford Dictionaries, Christopher Edge

How to be a Young #Writer

Written by Oxford Dictionaries, Christopher Edge
Illustrated by Padhraic Mulholland

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How to be a Young #Writer by Oxford Dictionaries, Christopher Edge

This is an authoritative book from the word experts at Oxford to get budding writers crafting brilliant stories. It will help you think about how to develop an idea into a gripping and powerful story, with examples and tips from the best known authors to show you how it's done. For children aged 11 and over, it covers all the key elements of plot, characterization, building a believable world, thinking about tone and style, weaving description into stories, through to endings and editing your work. Practical tips will get any struggling writer to beat the fear of the blank page and inspirational advice will help young authors to achieve their creative writing goals. It includes information on sharing stories and how to get people reading your work.

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160 pages


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5th January 2017



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