Master Class in Fiction Writing: Techniques from Austen, Hemingway, and Other Greats by Adam Sexton
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Master Class in Fiction Writing: Techniques from Austen, Hemingway, and Other Greats
By Adam Sexton

Master Class in Fiction Writing: Techniques from Austen, Hemingway, and Other Greats

Lessons from the All-Star Writer's Workshop

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Master Class in Fiction Writing: Techniques from Austen, Hemingway, and Other Greats by Adam Sexton

Book Description

What aspiring writers can learn from the worlds masters of fiction - a truly 'novel' approach to storytelling. "Master Class in Fiction Writing" lets you learn the craft of writing from the best storytellers of the past two centuries. Under the direction of renowned creative writing coach Adam Sexton, they'll learn point of view from Toni Morrison, description from Vladimir Nabokov, characterization from Jane Austen, and plot construction from Joseph Conrad, to name just a few. Over the course of just ten chapters you can master all the components of great short story and novel writing. "Adam Sexton taught me how to read like a writer - and, in a way, how to write like a reader. For without first considering the experience of reading stories - seriously, thoroughly, the way Sexton does - you can't possibly write one worth reading". (Tara McCarthy, author, "Love Will Tear Us Apart").

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780071448772
ISBN-10: 0071448772
Format: Paperback
(213mm x 142mm x 15mm)
Pages: 256
Imprint: McGraw-Hill Contemporary
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education - Europe
Publish Date: 1-Nov-2005
Country of Publication: United States

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Author Biography - Adam Sexton

Adam Sexton teaches writing at the New School and New York University. He has also written on arts and entertainment for the New York Times, the Village Voice, and the Boston Phoenix.

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