The Art & Craft of Novel Writing

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Like a muse for the writer, Oakley Hall thoughtfully leads us past the sinkholes of cliches, flat prose, and self-conscious writing and guides us toward the magic of vivid and original storytelling. ...An essential resource for any writer -- beginning, published, or just plain stuck. -- Amy TanOakley Hall cites the works and methods of such great novelists as John Steinbeck, Joyce Carol Oates, Leo Tolstoy, Agatha Christie and Milan Kundera to show readers what works in the novel, and why. This book features advice on taking ...

The Art and Craft of Novel Writing 1995, Story Press Books, Cincinnati, OH

ISBN-13: 9781884910029

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The Art & Craft of Novel Writing 1994, Story Press Books

ISBN-13: 9781884910531

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The Art & Craft of Novel Writing 1989, Writer's Digest Books

ISBN-13: 9780898793468

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