Writing Magic: Creating Stories That Fly by Gail Carson LevineWriting Magic: Creating Stories That Fly by Gail Carson Levine

Writing Magic: Creating Stories That Fly

byGail Carson Levine

Paperback | December 23, 2014

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Fairy-tale master Gail Carson, the bestselling author of Ella Enchanted, guides writers of all ages on how to develop their craft, with practical advice and heartfelt encouragement.

In Writing Magic, Newbery Honor author Gail Carson Levine shares her tricks of the trade. She shows how you can get terrific ideas for stories, invent great beginnings and endings, write sparkling dialogue, develop memorable characters—and much, much more.

She advises you about what to do when you feel stuck—and how to use helpful criticism. Best of all, she offers writing exercises that will set your imagination on fire.

With humor, honesty, and wisdom, Gail Carson Levine shows you that you, too, can make magic with your writing.

Gail Carson Levine's first book for children,Ella Enchanted, was a Newbery Honor Book. Levine's other books includeEver, aNew York Timesbestseller;Fairest, a Best Book of the Year forPublishers WeeklyandSchool Library Journal, and aNew York Timesbestseller;Dave at Night, an ALA Notable Book and Best Book for Young Adults;The Wish;The T...
Title:Writing Magic: Creating Stories That FlyFormat:PaperbackDimensions:176 pages, 7.62 × 5.12 × 0.35 inPublished:December 23, 2014Publisher:HarperCollinsLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:006236717X

ISBN - 13:9780062367174


Rated 5 out of 5 by from Very Helpful I got this book when I was a teenager and it helped me immensely. I recently graduated with a creative writing degree and realized that most of what I learned through my degree was discussed in this book. This is the book to buy if you want to get ahead in your writing or prepare for a creative writing degree.
Date published: 2018-05-01

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“Levine is a friendly mentor in these pages.”