So, You Want to Be a Writer?: How to Write, Get Published, and Maybe Even Make It Big! Be What You Want

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Designed to inspire creative expression and help aspiring young writers achieve their dreams, You Want to Be a Writer? takes readers through the fulfilling step-by-step process of becoming a professional writer, So, from learning how to generate ideas to getting published and promoting their work. Aspiring writers will learn how to tackle writer’s block, approach publishers, improve technique, and more.

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Spilling Ink: A Young Writer's Handbook

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Square Fish #ad - In spilling ink: a young writer's Handbook, you'll find practical advice in a perfect package for young aspiring writers. After receiving letters from fans asking for writing advice, accomplished authors Anne Mazer and Ellen Potter joined together to create this guidebook for young writers. Learn how to write like the experts, from the experts.

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Writing Magic: Creating Stories that Fly

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She advises you about what to do when you feel stuck—and how to use helpful criticism. Used book in Good Condition. Best of all, she offers writing exercises that will set your imagination on fire. With humor, and wisdom, honesty, too, Gail Carson Levine shows you that you, can make magic with your writing.

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A Writer's Notebook: Unlocking the Writer Within You

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HarperCollins #ad - Tap into your inner writer with this book of practical advice by the bestselling author of How Writers Work and the ALA Notable Book Fig Pudding. HarperCollins. They react. And they need a special place to record those reactions. Perfect for classrooms, a writer’s Notebook gives budding writers a place to keep track of all the little things they notice every day.

Young writers will love these useful tips for how to use notes and jottings to create stories and poems of their own. Writers are just like everyone else—except for one big difference. Used book in Good Condition. HarperTrophy. Most people go through life experiencing daily thoughts and feelings, noticing and observing the world around them.

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Rip the Page!: Adventures in Creative Writing

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Writer's Toolbox: Learn How to Write Letters, Fairy Tales, Scary Stories, Journals, Poems, and Reports

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Writer to Writer: From Think to Ink

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HarperCollins #ad - Trumpeter. HarperTrophy. Bestselling author of ella enchanted and fairy-tale master Gail Carson Levine shares her secrets of great writing in this companion to the popular Writing Magic. Have you ever wanted to captivate readers with a great opening, realize a dastardly villain, create spectacular and fantastical creatures, write an epic love story, make up an entire country, or make your characters leap off the page? If you answered yes to any of these questions, Gail Carson Levine can help you achieve your goals.

Newbery honor author gail carson Levine offers a behind-the-scenes take on writing and teaches you how to become a world-class author. If you're interested in writing prose and poetry or just want to be a better and more rounded writer, this book will help you on your creative journey. With her trademark humor and vast writing knowledge, Gail Carson Levine reveals the tricks of her trade, writer to writer.

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How to Be a Writer: Building Your Creative Skills Through Practice and Play

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. As a writer you need to do the same. HarperCollins. Whether you have dreams of writing a novel or a memoir or a collection of poems, or you simply want to improve your everyday writing, this innovative book will show you how to build your skills by way of practice. Through playful and purposeful exercises, strengthening your ability to come up with things to say, you'll develop your natural aptitude for communication, and your ability to get those things into the minds and the hearts of readers.

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Your Happiest You: The Care & Keeping of Your Mind and Spirit American Girl

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You already know a lot about caring for your body. HarperTrophy. But did you know that a little care and keeping are great for your mind and spirit, too? This book is full of expert know-how and fun ideas to help you bounce back from any setback, focus on what matters and tune out the rest.

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