The Writer's Craft by Valerie Thornton


The Writer's Craft by Valerie Thornton

This book delivers the requirements of The Writer's Craft and Knowledge About Language strands within the National Guidelines for 5-14 English Language in Scotland (Levels D, E and F). In particular, it will: a) increase pupils' conscious awareness of how writers achieve their effects; b) enable young writers to assimilate and replicate these techniques themselves; c) provide inspiring examples of well-crafted writing.

About the Author

Valerie Thornton is a Creative Writing tutor to schools, the editor of New Writing Scotland and of annual anthologies of children's writing for Renfrewshire Libraries.

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176 pages
Interest Age: 11-14


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Publication date

30th June 2006



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