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6 edition of Writing Fiction found in the catalog.

Writing Fiction

A Guide to Narrative Craft

by Janet Burroway

  • 45 Want to read
  • 18 Currently reading

Published by Addison-Wesley Pub (Sd) .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Writing & editing guides,
  • Reference,
  • Creative Writing,
  • Language Arts / Linguistics / Literacy,
  • Narration (Rhetoric),
  • Technique,
  • Composition & Creative Writing - Fiction,
  • Writing Skills,
  • Authorship,
  • Fiction

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages380
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7669907M
    ISBN 100673523454
    ISBN 109780673523457

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