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The Resource Steering the craft : a twenty-first century guide to sailing the sea of story, Ursula K. Le Guin

Steering the craft : a twenty-first century guide to sailing the sea of story, Ursula K. Le Guin

Label
Steering the craft : a twenty-first century guide to sailing the sea of story
Title
Steering the craft
Title remainder
a twenty-first century guide to sailing the sea of story
Statement of responsibility
Ursula K. Le Guin
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Presents advice on the basic elements of narrative prose, covering point of view, sentence length and complex syntax, indirect narration, grammar, punctuation, and the sound of writing
Cataloging source
YDXCP
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1929-
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Le Guin, Ursula K.
Dewey number
808/.02
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Authorship
  • Creative writing
  • Narration (Rhetoric)
Label
Steering the craft : a twenty-first century guide to sailing the sea of story, Ursula K. Le Guin
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
"Modernized, new edition"--back cover
Contents
The sound of your writing -- Punctuation and grammar -- Sentence length and complex syntax -- Repetition -- Adjectives and adverbs -- Verbs: person and tense -- Point of view and voice -- Changing point of view -- Indirect narration, or what tells -- Crowding and leaping -- Appendix: the peer group workshop -- Exercises: Being gorgeous ; Am I Saramago ; Short and long ; Again and again and again ; Chastity ; The old woman ; Points of view ; Changing voices ; Telling it slant ; A terrible thing to do
Control code
sky277027368
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
First Mariner Books edition.
Extent
xvii, 141 pages
Isbn
9780544611610
Lccn
bl2015033249
Label
Steering the craft : a twenty-first century guide to sailing the sea of story, Ursula K. Le Guin
Publication
Copyright
Note
"Modernized, new edition"--back cover
Contents
The sound of your writing -- Punctuation and grammar -- Sentence length and complex syntax -- Repetition -- Adjectives and adverbs -- Verbs: person and tense -- Point of view and voice -- Changing point of view -- Indirect narration, or what tells -- Crowding and leaping -- Appendix: the peer group workshop -- Exercises: Being gorgeous ; Am I Saramago ; Short and long ; Again and again and again ; Chastity ; The old woman ; Points of view ; Changing voices ; Telling it slant ; A terrible thing to do
Control code
sky277027368
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
First Mariner Books edition.
Extent
xvii, 141 pages
Isbn
9780544611610
Lccn
bl2015033249

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