Engaging and easy to understand, this beautiful and helpful book explains the approach students must undertake to achieve high marks in creative writing.
The importance of being specific
Focusing on setting
Using the senses
Using language devices
Showing not telling
The power of images
Starting in the middle
Using memories/interior thoughts
The importance of structure
The book also features writing samples, exercises and extracts from some of the greatest short stories ever written. Each page is able to be photocopied and handed out to students.
How to get top marks in Creative Writing
by Mandy Newman
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