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by James N. Frey

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How to Write to a simple formula. Not horrible, but not especially helpful, either. ( )
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I thoroughly enjoyed this book and it gives some very practical advice and techniques. ( )
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Amazon.com Product Description (ISBN 0333907590, Paperback)

From the author of "How to Write a Damn Good Novel", this book offers powerful advanced techniques in fiction writing - how to build suspense, create fresher, more interesting characters, and achieve greater reader sympathy, empathy and identification. Quoting a range of writers from Stephen King and Kafka to Peter Benchley and Stephen Crane, this is a practical, readable, down to earth and concise book which analyses what makes good (and commercial) fiction work and shows how to apply this understanding in an author's own writing. It is a must for any serious writer.

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