See Jane Write

See Jane Write

A Girl's Guide to Writing Chick Lit

Book - 2006
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Baker & Taylor
A guide to writing chick lit novels, including developing an idea, making the characters likeable, learning the basics of plotting, pacing, and conflict, and finding an agent.

Hachette Book Group
With chick lit novels popping up on every bestseller list, millions of readers are all thinking the same thing: I could write this stuff. I could write a bestseller and never go back to the office again!
 
And here’s the guide that will show you how. Bestselling novelist Sarah Mlynowski and veteran chick lit editor Farrin Jacobs cover every stage of developing and selling your soon-to-be bestselling novel, with information on
 
     •  developing an idea     
     •  learning the basics of plotting
     •  deciding on a point of view     
     •  pacing, and conflict
     •  making your characters likable    
     •  finding an agent
 
—and much more, including humorous tips and advice from scores of established writers (from Meg Cabot and Marian Keyes to Emily Giffin and Sophie Kinsella). If you’ve got stories to tell, See Jane Write will take care of the rest!

Publisher: Phiadelphia : Quirk Books, c2006
ISBN: 9781594741159
1594741158
Characteristics: 191 p. : col. ill. ; 21 cm
Additional Contributors: Jacobs, Farrin

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Dec 27, 2010

So ya wanna write?
Here is a most excellent guide - that can apply to most any genre of writing. Very easy to follow and is motivating and encouraging.

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