The Plot Thickens 8 Ways to Bring Fiction to Life

As a literary agent, Noah Lukeman hears thousands of book pitches a year. Often the stories sound great in concept, but never live up to their potential on the page.

The Plot Thickens  8 Ways to Bring Fiction to Life

The Plot Thickens 8 Ways to Bring Fiction to Life

As a literary agent, Noah Lukeman hears thousands of book pitches a year. Often the stories sound great in concept, but never live up to their potential on the page. Lukeman shows beginning and advanced writers how to implement the fundamentals of successful plot development, such as character building and heightened suspense and conflict. Writers will find it impossible to walk away from this invaluable guide---a veritable fiction-writing workshop---without boundless new ideas. “One of the best-ever books about the craft of writing. It is a book that can change the world of every writer who embraces Lukeman's ideas. His classroom on paper should be on every writer's shelf to be read again and again.” --Authorlink

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The Plot Thickens: 8 Ways to Bring Fiction to Life
Language: en
Pages: 250
Authors: Noah Lukeman
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-04-12 - Publisher: Noah Lukeman

As a literary agent, Noah Lukeman hears thousands of book pitches a year. Often the stories sound great in concept, but never live up to their potential on the page. Lukeman shows beginning and advanced writers how to implement the fundamentals of successful plot development, such as character building and
The Plot Thickens
Language: en
Pages: 256
Authors: Jeffrey Fraenkel
Categories: Photography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-11-30 - Publisher:

Published to mark the esteemed Fraenkel Gallery's 35th year, "The Plot Thickens" is an eye-opening expedition through the history of the medium, with approximately 90 wide-ranging photographs by artists as diverse as Diane Arbus, Christian Marclay, Robert Adams, Bernd & Hilla Becher, Mel Bochner, Walker Evans, Sol LeWitt, Lee Friedlander,
Friday Barnes 5: The Plot Thickens
Language: en
Pages: 256
Authors: R.A. Spratt
Categories: Juvenile Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-01-07 - Publisher: Random House Australia

Friday Barnes is being attacked on all fronts! When Friday Barnes gets involved in her frenemy Ian Wainscott's family dispute, it appears her knack for uncovering the truth may ruin their friendship once and for all. Highcrest Academy is no longer a fun place to be. Ian has declared war
The Plot Thickens
Language: en
Pages: 350
Authors: Mary Elizabeth Leighton, Lisa Surridge
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-12-17 - Publisher: Ohio University Press

In the early 1800s, books were largely unillustrated. By the 1830s and 1840s, however, innovations in wood- and steel-engraving techniques changed how Victorian readers consumed and conceptualized fiction. A new type of novel was born, often published in serial form, one that melded text and image as partners in meaning-making.
Mary Higgins Clark Presents The Plot Thickens
Language: en
Pages: 271
Authors: Mary Higgins Clark
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2000 - Publisher: Center Point Pub

An anthology of stories featuring the same three significant elements--a thick fog, a thick book, and a thick steak--includes contributions from Lawrence Block, Edna Buchanan, Janet Evanovich, Nancy Pickard, and Donald Westlake.

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