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CONTENTS How to use this book 4-5 CHAPTER 1 - Getting Started First things first 6-7 Creating the writing habit 8-9 CHAPTER 2 - Setting the Scene Magical Worlds 10-11 Masters of their arts 12-13 Finding Story Ideas 14-17 Magical Lands 18-19 Wonderful Worlds in Words 20-21 CHAPTER 3 - Characters So Who's Your Hero? 22-23 Creating your Villan 24-25 Netting Your Cast 26-27 CHAPTER 4 - Viewpoint Who's Speaking? 28-29 CHAPTER 5 -Synopses and Plot Once Upon a Time There was a Story 30-33 Good Beginnings 34-35 Unmuddled Middles 36-37 Happily Ever After? 38-39 CHAPTER 6 - Wizard Words Making Words Work 40-41 CHAPTER 7 - Spellbound Speech Dramatic Dialogue 42-47 CHAPTER 8 - Hints and Tips Bad Writing Spells 48-49 More Tricks of the Trade 50-51 CHAPTER 9 - The Next Step You've Finished Your Story - Where Next? 52-53 Words from the Stars 54-55 How to Reach Your Audience 56-57 The World of Publishing 58-59 CHAPTER 10 - Find out more Glossary of Writing Terms 60-61 Further Information 62-63 Index 64
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Science fiction -- Authorship -- Juvenile literature.