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Turning Life into Fiction
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Story Pr
Publication date September 1, 1994
Pages 193
Binding Hardcover
Edition 1
Book category Adult Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9781884910005
ISBN-10 1884910009
Dimensions 0.75 by 6.50 by 9.50 in.
Weight 1 lbs.
Availability§ Out of Print
Original list price $17.99
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Summary
Shows how to use personal and family experiences to develop characters, plots, settings, and conversations
Amazon.com description: Product Description: Creative writing professor Robin Hemley shows writers how to turn journal entries into fiction; find good story material within themselves; identify the memories ripest for development; take license with fact; gain psychic distance from personal experience; distinguish between memoir and fiction, and more.

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Hardcover
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1 edition from Story Pr (September 1, 1994)
9781884910005 | details & prices | 193 pages | 6.50 × 9.50 × 0.75 in. | 1.00 lbs | List price $17.99
About: Shows how to use personal and family experiences to develop characters, plots, settings, and conversations
Paperback
Book cover for 9781555974442 Book cover for 9781884910371
 
from Graywolf Pr (April 27, 2006)
9781555974442 | details & prices | 327 pages | 6.25 × 9.00 × 1.25 in. | 1.15 lbs | List price $16.00
About: A highly entertaining and indispensable manual on how to write good fictionIf you want to write at all, whether from real life or not, you must be willing and able to use your imagination.
from Story Pr (September 1, 1997)
9781884910371 | details & prices | 6.25 × 9.25 × 0.75 in. | 0.75 lbs | List price $14.99
About: Shows how to use personal and family experiences to develop characters, plots, settings, and conversations

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