NMC Library

Steering the craft : a twenty-first-century guide to sailing the sea of story / Ursula K. Le Guin.

By: Le Guin, Ursula K, 1929-2018
Publisher: Boston : Mariner Books/Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2015Copyright date: 1998Edition: First Mariner Books edition ; modernized, new editionDescription: xvii, 141 pages ; 21 cmContent type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 0544611616; 9780544611610Subject(s): Authorship -- Problems, exercises, etc | Creative writing -- Problems, exercises, etc | Narration (Rhetoric) -- Problems, exercises, etcLOC classification: PN212 | .L44 2015
Contents:
The sound of your writing -- Punctuation and grammar -- Sentence length and complex syntax -- Repetition -- Adjectives and adverbs -- Verbs: person and tense -- Point of view and voice -- Changing point of view -- Indirect narration, or what tells -- Crowding and leaping -- Appendix: the peer group workshop.
Summary: Presents advice on the basic elements of narrative prose, covering point of view, sentence length and complex syntax, indirect narration, grammar, punctuation, and the sound of writing.
List(s) this item appears in: Creative Nonfiction
Item type Current location Shelving location Call number Copy number Status Date due Barcode
Book Book NMC Library
Stacks PN212 .L44 2015 (Browse shelf) 1 Available 33039001487601

Previous edition: 1998.

The sound of your writing -- Punctuation and grammar -- Sentence length and complex syntax -- Repetition -- Adjectives and adverbs -- Verbs: person and tense -- Point of view and voice -- Changing point of view -- Indirect narration, or what tells -- Crowding and leaping -- Appendix: the peer group workshop.

Presents advice on the basic elements of narrative prose, covering point of view, sentence length and complex syntax, indirect narration, grammar, punctuation, and the sound of writing.

There are no comments on this title.

to post a comment.

Powered by Koha