Great short stories the Schaum's way
Write the kinds of stories that keep readers glued to the page from start to finish. Quickly and simply, this concise guide gives you clear explanations, proven tips and techniques--plus dozens of examples from well-known authors--that show you how to come up with dynamic ideas, create living, colorful characters, and develop a unique plot.
This simulating guide will help you to start confidently, write freely, finish strongly, and make the most of your talent.Look to Schaum's Quick Guides for
Excellent book for beginners, but a good reminder also for those of us who have been writing for years. Well done.Published 4 months ago by Reba Cross Seals
I have had eight items published, yet it has been 15 years since I had formal instruction or read any guide to the process. Read morePublished 16 months ago by David L. Brannon
This is a great resource for writing short stories. The writer is very thorough, yet sticks to the point. It includes exercises to keep you writing. Read morePublished 17 months ago by cmoye
Direct and to the point. Overall a very helpful book. The only thing that grates on the nerves is the grammatically awkward use of some random "she. Read morePublished 21 months ago by Atavismus des Glaubens
This book was pretty useful as a nuts 'n' bolts manual for the beginning or seasoned writer. On this level I would give it 4 out of 5 stars. Read morePublished on April 11, 2010 by David S. Wellhauser