Writer's Notebook by Rebecca Langston-George, Heather E. Schwartz, Laura Purdie Salas, Nadia Higgins
  

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Writer's Notebook by Rebecca Langston-George, Heather E. Schwartz, Laura Purdie Salas, Nadia Higgins

Take the love of writing to the next level with these contemporary guides. Stellar skill-builders, killer tips, and dynamic writing prompts coax out every inner author. Sample texts and pro bios inform and inspire budding writers. Go beyond self expression and create compelling creative writing with Writers' Notebooks.

About the Author

Rebecca Langston-George is a middle school language arts teacher who also trains teachers in writing instruction. Her articles, poetry and puzzles have appeared in many children's magazines. When she's not at the keyboard Rebecca volunteers for the local chapter of the Society of Children's Book Writers and Illustrators (SCBWI). She is also a past president of the Kern Reading Association. The granddaughter of a fabulous flapper, Rebecca lives in Bakersfield, California. Heather E. Schwartz writes books for kids from her home in upstate New York. She loves writing because she loves learning new things, brainstorming creative ideas, and moving words around on a page. In her spare time, she runs a website for young writers (WriteintheMiddle.co). She also enjoys baking cookies in fun shapes, throwing holiday parties, walking in the woods, eating cider donuts, and spending time with her family. Laura Purdie Salas is the author of more than 100 books for kids and teens. Her work has received the Minnesota Book Award and other honors, including Bank Street Best Books of the Year, and NCTE Notables. She and her husband live in Minnesota and have two monsters of their own, Maddie and Annabelle. When Laura's not reading or writing, she likes to dance, play games, and work with the Minnesota Brass drum corps (which involves a lot of Counting, following Patterns, and creating Shapes on the field). She tries to eat More vegetables and Less brownies, but that is hard! Learn more about Laura at laursalas.com. Nadia Higgins is the author of more than 100 books for children and young adults. She has written about everything from ants to zombies, with many science topics in between. Nadia also loves to sing, especially in the car with her kids. She lives in Minneapolis, Minnesota.

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Format

Hardback
Contains 4 Hardbacks
256 pages
Interest Age: From 9

Author

Rebecca Langston-George, Heather E. Schwartz, Laura Purdie Salas, Nadia Higgins
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Publisher

Raintree an imprint of Capstone Global Library Ltd
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Publication date

8th October 2015

ISBN

9781474706285


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