A Writer's Guide to Nonfiction

A Writer's Guide to Nonfiction

Book - 2003
Rate this:
Don't get lost on the path. Just forge ahead with the Writer's Compass. Drawing on decades of professional experience as an author, editor, writing instructor, mentor, and marketing consultant, Elizabeth Lyon helps you navigate the art and craft of writing - with clear, easy-to-follow directions.

North
Getting your bearings
Understanding your purpose and your audience; learn to refine your ideas, select effective titles, and find the best method of organisation for any piece

South
Trouble-shooting
Use checklists and guidelines to spot weaknesses and problems in leads, organisation, conclusions, and style - and find out how to correct them

East
Learning to Market
Map a successful cover letter, query letter, or proposal, and discover a four-step process to facilitate publication and sales

West
Refining Your Vision
Brainstorming to gain perspective on your writing - and how it fits with your values, goals, and dreams

Publisher: New York : Berkley, c2003
ISBN: 9780399528675
0399528679
Branch Call Number: 808 .02 LYO
Characteristics: xiv, 225 p. ;,21 cm

Opinion

From the critics


Community Activity

Comment

Add a Comment

There are no comments for this title yet.

Age Suitability

Add Age Suitability

There are no age suitabilities for this title yet.

Summary

Add a Summary

There are no summaries for this title yet.

Notices

Add Notices

There are no notices for this title yet.

Quotes

Add a Quote

There are no quotes for this title yet.

Explore Further

Browse by Call Number Get NoveList Reading Recommendations

Subject Headings

  Loading...

Find it at PMPL

  Loading...
[]
[]
To Top