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Product Description: Willis treats the writing of fiction as a natural process that anyone can do with pleasure. The book includes over 400 helpful writing assignments for all age levels. In addition, teachers will appreciate the appendixes on writing ideas according to age level, other books on writing, and magazines that publish student writing...read more

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9780915924622 | 2 revised edition (Teachers & Writers, April 1, 2000), cover price $40.00 | About this edition: Willis treats the writing of fiction as a natural process that anyone can do with pleasure.
9789990018325 | 2 revised edition (Teachers & Writers, June 1, 1981), cover price $0.02

By Robert Lyons (editor)

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9780195034011 | 2 sub edition (Oxford Univ Pr, February 23, 1984), cover price $49.95

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Product Description: Willis treats the writing of fiction as a natural process that anyone can do with pleasure. The book includes over 400 helpful writing assignments for all age levels. In addition, teachers will appreciate the appendixes on writing ideas according to age level, other books on writing, and magazines that publish student writing...read more

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9780915924134 | Teachers & Writers, November 1, 1984, cover price $13.95 | About this edition: Willis treats the writing of fiction as a natural process that anyone can do with pleasure.

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A book of creative writing exercises intended to stimulate the production of poems, proverbs, and descriptions, with examples.

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9780934678131 | New Victoria Pub, June 1, 1985, cover price $4.95 | About this edition: A book of creative writing exercises intended to stimulate the production of poems, proverbs, and descriptions, with examples.

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Product Description: Organized by the elements of fiction and comprised primarily of writing exercises, this text helps students hone and refine their craft with a practical, hands-on approach to writing fiction.

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9780321107176 | 2 sub edition (Longman Pub Group, December 1, 2003), cover price $56.80 | About this edition: Organized by the elements of fiction and comprised primarily of writing exercises, this text helps students hone and refine their craft with a practical, hands-on approach to writing fiction.
9780321026859 | 2nd edition (Addison-Wesley, May 1, 2000), cover price $22.01 | also contains In Deep With Stevie Ray Vaughan: The Ultimate Guide! | About this edition: Organized by the elements of fiction and comprised primarily of writing exercises, this text helps students hone and refine their craft with a practical, hands-on approach to writing fiction.
9780673990020 | Rev sub edition (Harpercollins College Div, January 1, 1997), cover price $36.00 | About this edition: An essential to any writer's library, What If?
9780823050055 | Rev exp edition (Watson-Guptill Pubns, January 1, 1995), cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Organized by the elements of fiction and comprised primarily of writing exercises, this text helps students hone and refine their craft with a practical, hands-on approach to writing fiction.
9780062720061 | Reissue edition (Harpercollins, November 1, 1991), cover price $13.99 | About this edition: What If?

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Product Description: 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. That means you must be willing to take risks and sometimes look the fool...read more

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9781884910005 | 1 edition (Story Pr, September 1, 1994), cover price $17.99 | About this edition: Shows how to use personal and family experiences to develop characters, plots, settings, and conversations

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9781555974442 | Graywolf Pr, April 27, 2006, cover price $16.00 | About this edition: 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.
9781884910371 | Story Pr, September 1, 1997, cover price $14.99 | About this edition: Shows how to use personal and family experiences to develop characters, plots, settings, and conversations

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Product Description: An illuminating guide to finding one's most powerful writing tool, Finding Your Writer's Voice helps writers learn to hear the voices that are uniquely their own. Mixing creative inspiration with practical advice about craft, the book includes chapters on:Accessing raw voiceListening to voices of childhood, public and private voices, and colloquial voicesWorking in first and third person: discovering a narrative personaUsing voice to create charactersShaping one's voice into the form of a storyReigniting the energy of voice during revisio...read more

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9780312114657 | 1 edition (St Martins Pr, October 1, 1994), cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Suggests exercises for finding one's natural writing voice, tells how to work with first- and third-person narration, and offers advice on revision

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9780312151287 | Griffin, January 1, 1997, cover price $18.99 | About this edition: An illuminating guide to finding one's most powerful writing tool, Finding Your Writer's Voice helps writers learn to hear the voices that are uniquely their own.

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Product Description: "Writer's Mind: Crafting Fiction" tells you in an entertaining yet authoritative manner all about the creative writing process: from imagining storylines to writing a first draft to publication.

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9780844258195 | Ntc Pub Group, November 1, 1994, cover price $36.76 | About this edition: "Writer's Mind: Crafting Fiction" tells you in an entertaining yet authoritative manner all about the creative writing process: from imagining storylines to writing a first draft to publication.

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9780844258645 | Ntc Pub Group, December 1, 1995, cover price $22.00 | About this edition: "Writer's Mind: Crafting Fiction" tells you in an entertaining yet authoritative manner all about the creative writing process: from imagining storylines to writing a first draft to publication.

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Product Description: 1 SOFTCOVER BOOK

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9780155014145 | Harcourt College Pub, January 1, 1995, cover price $57.95 | About this edition: 1 SOFTCOVER BOOK

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Product Description: The 60 excercises in Writing Without the Muse are designed to help writers get started on, and stick with, whatever they want to write. Many of these exercises are playful, because much creativity comes from play. Others introduce reliable writing habits that can help fuel the writing process...read more

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9781885266125 | Story Line Pr, October 1, 1995, cover price $8.00 | About this edition: The 60 excercises in Writing Without the Muse are designed to help writers get started on, and stick with, whatever they want to write.

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9780761800941 | Univ Pr of Amer, November 1, 1995, cover price $110.00

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9780761800958, titled "Creative Writing for Africans: How to Write Descriptions, News Reports, Explanations, Essays and Original Stories" | Univ Pr of Amer, November 1, 1995, cover price $62.99

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Covers the basic elements of narrative, including what makes a story move and what slows it down

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9780933377479 | Eighth Mountain Pr, April 1, 1998, cover price $22.95 | About this edition: Covers the basic elements of narrative, including what makes a story move and what slows it down

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9780933377462 | Eighth Mountain Pr, April 1, 1998, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Covers the basic elements of narrative, including what makes a story move and what slows it down

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Product Description: The Creative Writer's Craft is organized by genre into three sections - Poetry, Fiction, and Drama. It offers students the opportunity to explore and develop crafting skills for writing various types of poems, short stories, and one act plays...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780844257167 | Student edition (Glencoe/McGraw-Hill School Pub Co, August 1, 1998), cover price $10.68 | About this edition: The Creative Writer's Craft is organized by genre into three sections - Poetry, Fiction, and Drama.

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Book by Smith, Michael C.

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9780844259642 | Teacher edition (Ntc Pub Group, March 1, 1999), cover price $20.01

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9780844259635 | Ntc Pub Group, January 1, 1999, cover price $25.95 | About this edition: Book by Smith, Michael C.

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Product Description: The 60 excercises in Writing Without the Muse are designed to help writers get started on, and stick with, whatever they want to write. Many of these exercises are playful, because much creativity comes from play. Others introduce reliable writing habits that can help fuel the writing process...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9781885266736 | New sub edition (Story Line Pr, April 1, 1999), cover price $11.00 | About this edition: The 60 excercises in Writing Without the Muse are designed to help writers get started on, and stick with, whatever they want to write.

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Product Description: Make reading and modeling an integral part of your creative writing class with "Poetry Writing: Theme and Variations". Students will learn both the style and the substance of poetry by modeling their writing on professional poems...read more

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9780844203430 | Ntc Pub Group, July 1, 1999, cover price $51.50 | About this edition: Make reading and modeling an integral part of your creative writing class with "Poetry Writing: Theme and Variations".

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Product Description: Book by Walton, Todd, Toomay, Mindy

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9781580081603 | Ten Speed Pr, April 1, 2000, cover price $17.95 | About this edition: Book by Walton, Todd, Toomay, Mindy

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Product Description: For all its storied past and lofty reputation, poetry is really just the art of noticing, naming, and comparing the stuff of this world. Unlike the eye of modern science (which sees the world as a giant specimen for us to dissect), poetry fosters and nurtures life by finding wonder in the nooks and crannies of ordinary life...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9781885767660 | Canon Pr, June 1, 2000, cover price $15.00 | About this edition: For all its storied past and lofty reputation, poetry is really just the art of noticing, naming, and comparing the stuff of this world.

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Product Description: This guide to creative writing explores the two genres of poetry and fiction, and defines the basic elements of each. It offers a hands-on approach to writing, and includes essays from noted authors that enable readers to witness the creative evolution of poems and stories...read more

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9780131787858 | 2 edition (Longman Pub Group, January 13, 2005), cover price $128.20 | About this edition: This guide to creative writing explores the two genres of poetry and fiction, and defines the basic elements of each.
9780130260116 | Prentice Hall, July 1, 2000, cover price $44.20 | About this edition: For beginning and intermediate creative writing courses (General/Fiction/Poetry).
9789990868043 | Prentice Hall, July 1, 2000, cover price $0.02

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Product Description: Metro is a unique multi-genre creative writing book that provides exercises and prompts to help readers move beyond terms and concepts to active writing. By using "guided writing," the authors help the reader through the creative processes in fiction, poetry, drama, and creative nonfiction...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780321011329 | Longman Pub Group, July 1, 2000, cover price $134.00 | About this edition: Metro is a unique multi-genre creative writing book that provides exercises and prompts to help readers move beyond terms and concepts to active writing.
9789990862911 | Longman Pub Group, July 1, 2000, cover price $0.02

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Includes the author's writing techniques from his workshops using such methods as storytelling, visualization, spontaneous prose composition, and sketching. (view table of contents)

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9780195140422 | Oxford Univ Pr, September 13, 2001, cover price $55.00 | About this edition: Includes the author's writing techniques from his workshops using such methods as storytelling, visualization, spontaneous prose composition, and sketching.
9780756791636 | Diane Pub Co, January 30, 2001, cover price $22.00 | About this edition: This book is meant to be used by individuals & groups, in college classrooms, by the aspiring writer studying on his or her own, & by writing groups, whether teacherless or not.

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9780195140439 | Oxford Univ Pr on Demand, September 13, 2001, cover price $29.99 | About this edition: Includes the author's writing techniques from his workshops using such methods as storytelling, visualization, spontaneous prose composition, and sketching.

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Product Description: The most inclusive collection of creative nonfiction available, Contemporary Creative Nonfiction: The Art of Truth is the only anthology that brings together examples of all three of the main forms in the genre: the literary memoir, the personal essay, and literary journalism...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By Bill Roorbach (editor)

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9780195135565 | Oxford Univ Pr, January 4, 2001, cover price $76.95 | About this edition: The most inclusive collection of creative nonfiction available, Contemporary Creative Nonfiction: The Art of Truth is the only anthology that brings together examples of all three of the main forms in the genre: the literary memoir, the personal essay, and literary journalism.

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Product Description: [handle]As if Joseph Campbell composed a "How To" book on writing, the exercises in Writing Your Rhythm are designed to free the imaginative writer in everyone. Divided into five main sections, the book relates the act of writing to our understanding of nature, the way culture shapes expression, form itself, and the enduring role myths play in creativity...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9781586540067 | Story Line Pr, January 1, 2002, cover price $12.00 | About this edition: [handle]As if Joseph Campbell composed a "How To" book on writing, the exercises in Writing Your Rhythm are designed to free the imaginative writer in everyone.

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