The Leading eBooks Store Online

for Kindle Fire, Apple, Android, Nook, Kobo, PC, Mac, BlackBerry...

New to eBooks.com?

Learn more
Browse our categories
  • Bestsellers - This Week
  • Foreign Language Study
  • Pets
  • Bestsellers - Last 6 months
  • Games
  • Philosophy
  • Archaeology
  • Gardening
  • Photography
  • Architecture
  • Graphic Books
  • Poetry
  • Art
  • Health & Fitness
  • Political Science
  • Biography & Autobiography
  • History
  • Psychology & Psychiatry
  • Body Mind & Spirit
  • House & Home
  • Reference
  • Business & Economics
  • Humor
  • Religion
  • Children's & Young Adult Fiction
  • Juvenile Nonfiction
  • Romance
  • Computers
  • Language Arts & Disciplines
  • Science
  • Crafts & Hobbies
  • Law
  • Science Fiction
  • Current Events
  • Literary Collections
  • Self-Help
  • Drama
  • Literary Criticism
  • Sex
  • Education
  • Literary Fiction
  • Social Science
  • The Environment
  • Mathematics
  • Sports & Recreation
  • Family & Relationships
  • Media
  • Study Aids
  • Fantasy
  • Medical
  • Technology
  • Fiction
  • Music
  • Transportation
  • Folklore & Mythology
  • Nature
  • Travel
  • Food and Wine
  • Performing Arts
  • True Crime
  • Foreign Language Books
Technique. Authorship

Most popular at the top

  • Narrative Formby Professor Suzanne Keen

    Palgrave Macmillan 2003; US$ 33.00

    This handbook concisely introduces narrative form to advanced students of fiction. Beginning with a survey of major theorists and approaches, and using clearly defined terms, Narrative Form explains critical vocabulary and offers a variety of strategies for analyzing the formal qualities of fiction. Keen suggests that interpretations of form can... more...

  • Story and Situationby Ross Chambers; Wlad Godzich

    University of Minnesota Press 1984; US$ 70.50

    Studies the relation between teller and listener in a set of French, English, and American short stories from the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. more...

  • How Ficta Follow Fictionby Alberto Voltolini

    Springer 2006; US$ 259.00

    Presents a theory of fictional entities which is syncretistic insofar as it integrates the work of previous authors. This work puts forward a metaphysical conception of the nature of these entities, according to which a fictional entity is a compound entity built up from both a make-believe theoretical element and a set theoretical element. more...

  • On Teaching and Writing Fictionby Wallace Stegner; Lynn Stegner

    Penguin Group US 2002; US$ 15.00

    Wallace Stegner founded the acclaimed Stanford Writing Program-a program whose alumni include such literary luminaries as Larry McMurtry, Robert Stone, and Raymond Carver. Here Lynn Stegner brings together eight of Stegner's previously uncollected essays-including four never-before-published pieces -on writing fiction and teaching creative writing.... more...

  • Dynamic Charactersby Nancy Kress

    F+W Media 2004; US$ 16.99

    Dynamic Characters A truly unforgettable story is defined by its characters. Their motivations, their changes, their actions compel us to read on, anxiously trying to discern what will happen next. In Dynamic Characters , award-winning author and Writer's Digest columnist Nancy Kress explores the fundamental relationship between characterization... more...

  • Writing Mysteriesby Sue Grafton

    F+W Media 2002; US$ 16.99

    Here's your ticket to the greatest mystery-writing workshop ever! In this extraordinary compilation, more than three dozen members of the Mystery Writers of America share insights and advice that can help make your writing dreams a reality. Writers will learn how to piece a perfect mystery together and create realistic stories that are taut,... more...

  • 3 AM Epiphanyby Brian Kiteley

    F+W Media 2005; US$ 15.99

    Discover Just How Good Your Writing Can Be If you write, you know what it's like. Insight and creativity - the desire to push the boundaries of your writing - strike when you least expect it. And you're often in no position to act: in the shower, driving the kids to school...in the middle of the night. The 3 A.M. Epiphany offers more than 200... more...

  • Heart and Craftby Valerie Parv

    Allen & Unwin 2009; US$ 22.71

    With contributions from some of the most successful romance writers, here is the ultimate 'how-to' book on romance writing, edited by Valerie Parv, author of The Art of Romance Writing . more...

  • Postmodern Approaches to the Short Storyby Farhat Iftekharrudin; Joseph Boyden; Joseph Longo

    ABC-CLIO 2003; US$ 105.00

    Postmodernism, as a mode of the contemporary short story, has been clearly established and recognized by short story theorists. But postmodern theory, as pervasive as it has become among academics in the last half century, has scarcely been applied to the short story genre in particular. Many contemporary scholars, nonetheless, are currently making... more...

  • Writers on Writingby Maurice A. Lee

    ABC-CLIO 2005; US$ 155.00

    Short stories have enjoyed a long and popular history, with many famous writers attempting the craft at some point or another. Here, Lee assembles a variety of writers who comment on the form itself and its many meanings and manifestations. Concentrating on the features and challenges of the short story, contributors from Amiri Baraka to Richard Ford... more...