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- Andrews UK 2013; US$ 2.49
This concise guide tells you how to write a novel by using a systematic approach to writing.This guide is written by an author not a 'guru'.A simple step by step breakdown of how to plan each day.No fillers and no theory, just the hard facts in a concise guide.There are many guides about writing novels on the market but how many of them are... more...
- Hay House 2012; US$ 4.99
Studies have shown it takes only 21 days for a new habit to take root. If there's a spiritual interest you've always wanted to take advantage of, the answer is only 21 days away with the 21 Days to Mastery Series.How do you sustain your ideas and overcome self-doubt in your talents? How do you transmit your ideas so that the world will take... more...
- Hodder & Stoughton 2012; US$ 12.75
There is a saying that 'everyone has a book in them'. But not many people are able to get it out. This practical and inspiring guide will help guide you through every step of the process, including:. * First thoughts - Why do you want to write, and how can you do it?. * Genres - Understanding the conventions of writing. * Generating ideas -... more...
- Hodder & Stoughton 2012; US$ 17.39
Commissioning editors say good dialogue is one of the first things that make a book stand out from the crowd - and similarly, that clunky direct speech is one of the first things that will send a book straight from the slushpile to the rejections bin. But while many other aspects of writing are pored over in intense detail, there have been very few... more...
- Skyhorse Publishing 2014; US$ 22.95
A true and touching human tale of survival and achievement. When John Stoessinger was ten years old, Adolf Hitler annexed his homeland of Austria, ripping the boy from his home and his friends in Vienna. His grandparents encouraged his mother and stepfather to take young John somewhere safe. “You must have a future,? his grandfather told him before... more...
- transcript 2014; US$ 40.44
Dass die récriture, die Rekonstruktion eines fiktionalen Textes in einem neuen, mehr ist als die bloße literarische Aneignung oder Abgrenzung von Vorbildern, zeigt sich par excellence am Gegenwartsroman aus Québec. Die in diesem Buch untersuchten Spielarten der récriture aus der ehemaligen französischen und britischen Kolonie veranschaulichen die Komplexität... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 135.00
In many fictional narratives, the progression of the plot exists in tension with a very different and powerful dynamic that runs, at a hidden and deeper level, throughout the text. In this volume, Dan Shen systematically investigates how stylistic analysis is indispensable for uncovering this covert progression through rhetorical narrative criticism.... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 130.00
First published in 1992, Narrative Exchanges shows how a general model of communicative exchanges can be refined to deal with the complexities of narrative fiction. Going beyond the two-way structure of reciprocity, it gives particular attention to the processes of framing, substitution and dispossession by which written texts generate meaning.... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 53.99
Media Studies: Texts, Production, Context, 2nd Edition is a comprehensive introduction to the various approaches in the field. From outlining what media studies is to encouraging active engagement in research and analysis, this book advocates media study as a participatory process and provides a framework and set of skills to help you develop critical... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 88.99
In this book, Mary Talbot shows how fiction works in the constitution and reproduction of social life. She discusses both `high' and `low' fiction, combining discussion of social context with language analysis. Examples are taken from children's tales, romance, horror and science in her language analysis. more...