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The Way to Write for Children
By Andrew Gross (contributor), James Patterson and Joan Aiken
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher St Martins Pr
Publication date January 1, 1983
Binding Paperback
Book category Adult Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9780312858407
ISBN-10 031285840X
Dimensions 0.50 by 5.50 by 8.25 in.
Weight 0.30 lbs.
Availability§ Publisher Out of Stock Indefinitely
Original list price $7.95
§As reported by publisher
Summaries and Reviews
Summary
The award-winning author offers an informative guide to writing books for children, discussing the juvenile audience, organization, plot, and characters and including a host of illustrative passages from classics of children's literature
Amazon.com description: Product Description: Revised and updated, this essential and practical guide by an award-winning children's author explains how to write books for children, from where to look to inspiration to practical advice on how to create characters and structure a plot.

Editions
This edition contains multiple works--typically stories or entire novels--that are found in different collections. Below find each work in this edition grouped by how you can find each.
Editions for the work The Way to Write for Children
Paperback
Book cover for 9780140272697 Book cover for 9780312200480 Book cover for 9780312858407
 
from Penguin Uk (June 1, 1999); titled "Way to Write for Children"
9780140272697 | details & prices | List price $16.95
Rep sub edition from Griffin (January 1, 1999)
9780312200480 | details & prices | 97 pages | 5.00 × 8.00 × 0.25 in. | 0.30 lbs | List price $17.99
About: In addressing "the way to write for children," Joan Aiken starts at the beginning.
The price comparison is for this edition
With James Patterson, Andrew Gross (other contributor) | from St Martins Pr (January 1, 1983)
9780312858407 | details & prices | 5.50 × 8.25 × 0.50 in. | 0.30 lbs | List price $7.95
This edition also contains 2nd Chance
About: The award-winning author offers an informative guide to writing books for children, discussing the juvenile audience, organization, plot, and characters and including a host of illustrative passages from classics of children's literature
Editions for the work 2nd Chance
Hardcover
Book cover for 9780070330412 Book cover for 9780316693202
 
With James Patterson | from Little Brown & Co (March 1, 2002)
9780316693202 | details & prices | 390 pages | 6.50 × 9.50 × 1.25 in. | 1.50 lbs | List price $31.99
About: Reconvening the Women's Murder Club after a little girl is shot in front of a San Francisco church, detective Lindsay Boxer and her companions are disturbed to discover that the killer may be a former police officer.
With J. Douglas Faires, James Patterson, Barbara T. Faires | from Random House Inc (February 1, 1989); titled "Calculus of One Variable"
9780075570660 | details & prices | List price $53.25
This edition also contains Calculus of One Variable
With Walter E. Jordan, James Patterson | from Shepards/McGraw-Hill (June 1, 1980); titled "Jury Selection"
9780070330412 | details & prices | List price $95.00
This edition also contains Jury Selection
Paperback
Book cover for 9780070249240 Book cover for 9780312858407 Book cover for 9780446612791 Book cover for 9780446696630
 
With James Patterson | Reissue edition from Grand Central Pub (May 20, 2005)
9780446696630 | details & prices | 390 pages | 5.25 × 8.00 × 1.00 in. | 0.72 lbs | List price $15.99
About: Originally published: Boston : Little, Brown, c2002.
With James Patterson | Reissue edition from Vision (February 1, 2003)
9780446612791 | details & prices | 417 pages | 4.25 × 6.50 × 1.25 in. | 0.45 lbs | List price $8.00
About: Reconvening the Women's Murder Club after a little girl is shot in front of a San Francisco church, detective Lindsay Boxer and her companions are disturbed to discover that the killer may be a former police officer.
With James Patterson, Gordon Groene, Janet Groene | from McGraw-Hill (January 1, 1993); titled "Living Aboard Your Rv"
9780070249011 | details & prices | List price $16.95
This edition also contains Living Aboard Your Rv
The price comparison is for this edition
With James Patterson, Joan Aiken | from St Martins Pr (January 1, 1983); titled "The Way to Write for Children"
9780312858407 | details & prices | 5.50 × 8.25 × 0.50 in. | 0.30 lbs | List price $7.95
This edition also contains The Way to Write for Children
About: The award-winning author offers an informative guide to writing books for children, discussing the juvenile audience, organization, plot, and characters and including a host of illustrative passages from classics of children's literature
With James Patterson, Melissa Leo (other contributor), Bernard Grob, Jeremy Piven (other contributor) | 4th edition from McGraw-Hill (June 1, 1977); titled "Mathematics Outline and Review Problems for Basic Electronics"
CD/Spoken Word
Book cover for 9781586212339 Book cover for 9781586212353
 
With James Patterson | from Gardners Books (December 3, 2009)
9780755375660 | details & prices | List price $20.95
With James Patterson, Melissa Leo (other contributor), Jeremy Piven (other contributor) | Abridged edition from Hachette Audio (March 1, 2002)
9781586212339 | details & prices | 5.50 × 6.00 × 1.00 in. | 0.40 lbs | List price $29.98
About: Reconvening the Women's Murder Club after a little girl is shot in front of a San Francisco church, detective Lindsay Boxer and her companions are disturbed to discover that the killer may be a former police officer.
With James Patterson, Melissa Leo (other contributor), Jeremy Piven (other contributor) | Unabridged edition from Grand Central Pub (March 1, 2002)
9781586212353 | details & prices | 5.25 × 5.75 × 1.00 in. | 0.50 lbs | List price $39.98
About: Reconvening the Women's Murder Club after a little girl is shot in front of a San Francisco church, detective Lindsay Boxer and her companions are disturbed to discover that the killer may be a former police officer.
Cassette/Spoken Word
Book cover for 9781586212322
 
With James Patterson, Melissa Leo (other contributor), Jeremy Piven (other contributor) | Abridged edition from Hachette Audio (March 1, 2002)
9781586212322 | details & prices | 4.25 × 7.00 × 1.00 in. | 0.30 lbs | List price $25.98
About: Reconvening the Women's Murder Club after a little girl is shot in front of a San Francisco church, detective Lindsay Boxer and her companions are disturbed to discover that the killer may be a former police officer.
Reinforced
With James Patterson | from Demco Media (August 30, 2004)
9780606298070 | details & prices | 417 pages | 4.25 × 6.75 × 1.50 in. | 0.60 lbs | List price $16.80
About: Reconvening the Women's Murder Club after a little girl is shot in front of a San Francisco church, detective Lindsay Boxer and her companions are disturbed to discover that the killer may be a former police officer.

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