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The Art of Creative Nonfiction : Writing and Selling the Literature of Reality
by Lee Gutkind


Overview - A complete guide to the art and craft of creative nonfiction--from one of its pioneer practitioners
The challenge of creative nonfiction is to write the truth in a style that is as accurate and informative as reportage, yet as personal, provocative, and dramatic as fiction.
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Overview
A complete guide to the art and craft of creative nonfiction--from one of its pioneer practitioners
The challenge of creative nonfiction is to write the truth in a style that is as accurate and informative as reportage, yet as personal, provocative, and dramatic as fiction. In this one-of-a-kind guide, award-winning author, essayist, teacher, and editor Lee Gutkind gives you concise, pointed advice on every aspect of writing and selling your work, including:
* Guidelines for choosing provocative--and salable--topics
* Smart research techniques--including advice on conducting penetrating interviews and using electronic research tools
* Tips for focusing and structuring a piece for maximum effectiveness
* Advice on working successfully with editors and literary agents

 
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  • ISBN-13: 9781630261832
  • ISBN-10: 1630261831
  • Publisher: Wiley
  • Publish Date: January 1997
  • Page Count: 222
  • Dimensions: 9 x 6 x 0.63 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 1.09 pounds


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