Seize The Story: A Handbook for Teens Who Like To Write
Victoria Hanley, award-winning author of young adult fiction spills the secrets for bringing action, adventure, humor, and drama to characters. All the elements of fiction, from creating believable dialogue to exciting plots, are laid out clearly and illustrated with examples taken straight from story excerpts by excellent writers. The book is packed with writing exercises designed to encourage young people to tell the stories that are theirs alone.
In addition, Hanley interviews other published authors of teen literature who give their best insights about the writing life. Gain good advice from T.A. Barron, Joan Bauer, Hilari Bell, Chris Crutcher, David Lubar, Lauren Myracle, Todd Mitchell, Laura Resau, Denise Vega, and many more.
|Subject||LANGUAGE ARTS, General Language Arts|
|Grade Range||6 and up|