Blazing Pencils: A Guide to Writing Fiction and Essays/With Writing Notebook 2nd Prntng Edition

1 customer review
ISBN-13: 978-0915924196
ISBN-10: 0915924196
Why is ISBN important?
This bar-code number lets you verify that you're getting exactly the right version or edition of a book. The 13-digit and 10-digit formats both work.
Scan an ISBN with your phone
Use the Amazon App to scan ISBNs and compare prices.
Have one to sell? Sell on Amazon
Buy used
Condition: Used: Acceptable
Comment: USED book, some wear from reading and creases. Qualifies for PRIME and FREE SHIPPING!
Access codes and supplements are not guaranteed with used items.
18 Used from $0.01
More Buying Choices
9 New from $11.00 18 Used from $0.01 1 Collectible from $9.96
Free Two-Day Shipping for College Students with Amazon Student Free%20Two-Day%20Shipping%20for%20College%20Students%20with%20Amazon%20Student

InterDesign Brand Store Awareness Textbooks

Editorial Reviews


Blazing Pencils: A Guide to Writing Fiction and Essays is a wonderfully clear "how-to" guide to writing fiction and essays. The more than 150 writing ideas in Blazing Pencils help the aspiring writer every step of the way in writing a complete story or essay. One of the great pieces of advice to young writers by their more experienced (and published) elders has been to "write, write and keep on writing". But like any other craft, writing has its own tips, tricks and techniques. Blazing Pencils will help shape and channel all that practice so ardently advocated to its most productive and rewarding end results. -- Midwest Book Review

Best Books of the Month
Best Books of the Month
Want to know our Editors' picks for the best books of the month? Browse Best Books of the Month, featuring our favorite new books in more than a dozen categories.

Product Details

  • Paperback: 129 pages
  • Publisher: Teachers & Writers; 2nd Prntng edition (January 1991)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0915924196
  • ISBN-13: 978-0915924196
  • Product Dimensions: 0.5 x 6 x 8 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 11.4 ounces
  • Average Customer Review: 3.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1 customer review)
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #3,754,987 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

More About the Authors

Discover books, learn about writers, read author blogs, and more.

Customer Reviews

5 star
4 star
3 star
2 star
1 star
See the customer review
Share your thoughts with other customers

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

2 of 6 people found the following review helpful By Marcus Aurelius on May 13, 2007
Format: Paperback Verified Purchase
Pick up one of the cheapest used copies. There's a great overview for lower level writers about the five paragraph essay. If your students are like mine, you'll use M. S. Willis's lesson every term. Some of the better students will get the idea of a thesis and topic sentences just from the one lesson. Others will neet a blazing pencil inserted under the fingernails. Ah, give it a shot.
Comment Was this review helpful to you? Yes No Sending feedback...
Thank you for your feedback. If this review is inappropriate, please let us know.
Sorry, we failed to record your vote. Please try again