I bought this book mainly because I had an interest in developing a hard sci-fi story. I was looking for the type of practical advice that I wouldn't necessarily find in a generic... Read morePublished 8 months ago by Ken Brosky
I look forward to reading this as I do a little writing and some science fiction stories so it might come in handy.Published 9 months ago by Liza Kimball
Here are the essays -- the <i>old</i> essays -- everyone in the science fiction field references. Read morePublished 15 months ago by eiie
A different aproach to -How to write... - book, not by explaining how to actually write something but a series of essays where the authors explain how they write and what rules... Read morePublished 24 months ago by Consuelo Leal Garza
I would just take some time and google the subject as oposed to reading this collection of idea with little factual information backing it up.Published on August 3, 2012 by Rian J Heist
This book is a decent guide for writing in this genre. There is enough practical knowledge to give a jumpstart on writing in the Sci-Fi/Fantasy realm. It is a good read.Published on July 27, 2010 by T. L. Paige
I bought this book because I thought there would be more material concerning fantasy. Aside from the chapter "Turtles all the Way Down" there is little to do with fantasy, some... Read morePublished on August 8, 2004 by Kasnen
As some other reviewers have pointed out, this is not a cohesive, straight through guide to writing by a single author. Read morePublished on June 7, 2004 by "tw_runner"