The Plot Whisperer Workbook: Step-By-Step Exercises to Help You Create Compelling Stories
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Turn lackluster plots into irresistible stories!
When it comes to writing bestsellers, it's all about the plot. But creating a captivating storyline that mesmerizes your audience until the very end is easier said than done. With thousands of engaging books on the shelf, you'll need to set yours apart by developing unique scenarios that leave readers wondering what happens next.
In this writing workbook, celebrated writing teacher and author Martha Alderson covers everything from constructing spirited action and compelling characters to establishing an unforgettable ending. She also walks you through the development of a successful narrative with exercises that: Help build suspenseIncorporate effective subplots, tie up all the loose ends, keep the reader turning pages. Filled with essential advice and writing exercises, "The Plot Whisperer Workbook" will quickly become your go-to guide for crafting a tale worthy of the bestseller list!
- Date available: 03/05/2013
- Publication date: 08/18/2012
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Meet the Author: Martha Alderson, M.A.
Martha Alderson, M.A. is an international plot consultant and the founder of Blockbuster Plots for Writers. Her clients include best-selling authors, New York editors and Hollywood directors. She can help you, too, with plot. As a writing instructor, she has taught plot and scene development and historical novel writing at the University of California at Santa Cruz Extension, Learning Annex, writers conferences and workshops in the greater San Francisco Bay Area and in Washington State. She has written for The Writer magazine and Writer's Digest Magazine. Martha is available for plot consultations.