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You are currently browsing 31–39 of 39 new and published books in the subject of Creative Writing — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

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  1. Writing Short Stories

    By Ailsa Cox

    Ideal for those new to the genre or for anyone who wishes to improve their technique, Ailsa Cox’s guide will help readers achieve their full potential as a short story writer. The book encourages you to be inventive, to break writing habits and to try something new, by showing the diversity of the...

    Published July 27th 2005 by Routledge

  2. Writers Have No Age

    Creative Writing for Older Adults, Second Edition

    By Karen Updike, Jeri Mccormick, Lenore Mccomas Coberly

    Writers Have No Age: Creative Writing for Older Adults, Second Edition is a book for writers by writers. Unlike the first edition, which was aimed at teachers of writing, this edition is aimed at writers themselves. This book will help older writers value themselves and their potential, and...

    Published January 27th 2005 by Routledge

  3. Writing and Responsibility

    By Carl Tighe

    In a world where literary scandals often end up in court, the issue of responsibility in writing has never been more important. In this groundbreaking study, Carl Tighe asks the questions every writer needs to consider: *What is it that writers do? Are they responsible for all the uses to which...

    Published December 8th 2004 by Routledge

  4. Creative Writing and the New Humanities

    By Paul Dawson

    This book examines the institutional history and disciplinary future of creative writing in the contemporary academy, looking well beyond the perennial questions 'can writing be taught?' and 'should writing be taught?'.Paul Dawson traces the emergence of creative writing alongside the new criticism...

    Published December 8th 2004 by Routledge

  5. Playwriting

    A Practical Guide

    By Noël Greig

    Playwriting offers a practical guide to the creation of text for live performance. It contains a wealth of exercises for amateur and professional playwrights. Usable in a range of contexts, the book works as: a step-by-step guide to the creation of an individual play a handy resource for a teacher...

    Published October 27th 2004 by Routledge

  6. Writing Across Worlds

    Contemporary Writers Talk

    Edited by Susheila Nasta

    Writing Across Worlds brings together a selection of interviews with major international writers previously featured in the pages of the magazine. Conducted by a wide constituency of distinguished critics, writers and journalists, the interviews offer a unique insight into the views and work of a...

    Published July 22nd 2004 by Routledge

  7. Original Writing

    By Sue Morkane

    Series: Routledge A Level English Guides

    Original Writing:* provides students with the practical skills they need to write confidently and effectively for different purposes and audiences* examines the conventions and styles of different types of original writing, such as writing to entertain, writing to inform and writing to persuade*...

    Published March 17th 2004 by Routledge

  8. Writing in Action

    By Paul Mills

    Writing in Action provides a step-by-step, practical guide to the process of writing. Although the emphasis is on creative writing, fiction, poetry and drama, it also covers autobiographical writing, the writing of reports and essays. Because this is a book about process, rather than product,...

    Published November 29th 1995 by Routledge

  9. How to Write Critical Essays

    By David B. Pirie

    This invaluable book offers the student of literature detailed advice on the entire process of critical essay writing, from first facing the question right through to producing a fair copy for final submission to the teacher....

    Published June 19th 1985 by Routledge