Great Source School to Work

Great Source School to Work

Student writer Benjamin Baker shares a lesson about self-worth in the following essay of experience. Look for details that create a sense of immediacy and bring the writer's experience to life. (Reprinted from the June 1992 ...

Author: Patrick Sebranek

Publisher: Great Source Education Group Incorporated

ISBN: 0669408786

Category: Education

Page: 304

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- MLA and APA documentation and research paper styles- Student models of critical college writing forms- Clear guidelines for citing print and electronic sources- Writing process and Proofreading Guides
Categories: Education

International Who s Who of Authors and Writers 2004

International Who s Who of Authors and Writers 2004

Poets and Writers Inc : 72 Spring St , New York , NY 10012. National non - profit information centre for those interested in contemporary American literature . Sponsors readings and workshops programme . Publ .

Author: Europa Publications

Publisher: Psychology Press

ISBN: 1857431790

Category: Biography & Autobiography

Page: 624

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Accurate and reliable biographical information essential to anyone interested in the world of literature TheInternational Who's Who of Authors and Writersoffers invaluable information on the personalities and organizations of the literary world, including many up-and-coming writers as well as established names. With over 8,000 entries, this updated edition features: * Concise biographical information on novelists, authors, playwrights, columnists, journalists, editors, and critics * Biographical details of established writers as well as those who have recently risen to prominence * Entries detailing career, works published, literary awards and prizes, membership, and contact addresses where available * An extensive listing of major international literary awards and prizes, and winners of those prizes * A directory of major literary organizations and literary agents * A listing of members of the American Academy of Arts and Letters
Categories: Biography & Autobiography

Fun Concrete Tools for Writing

Fun Concrete Tools for Writing

Teaching the Writing Process Cari Cornett ... To give them a look at several types of lead paragraphs, I provide the students with a resource from Patrick Sebranek entitled Writers Inc: A Guide to Writing, Thinking, and Learning.

Author: Cari Cornett

Publisher: AuthorHouse

ISBN: 9781434353887

Category: Education

Page: 32

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~Purpose and Audience, Idea Development and Support, Organization and Sentence Structure, Conventions of Language and Correctness~ These abstract skills can be mastered with concrete tools. Taking middle-school students through the writing process effectively may be challenging, but there are concrete ways to facilitate this journey with rewarding results. The best results include all students grasping writing skills while securing personal style and ownership in their pieces. Fun Concrete Tools for Writing provides teachers with unique step-by-step techniques to use in the classroom. These techniques target 7 specific challenges that teachers face. After reading this book, teachers will be fortified to present simplistic techniques to their students which will foster student voice and style as well as mastery of writing skills. Although this book is primarily meant for middle school level, it can easily be adapted to elementary and high school levels.
Categories: Education

Forthcoming Books

Forthcoming Books

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Author: Rose Arny


ISBN: UOM:39015038905579

Category: American literature


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Categories: American literature

Novel Short Story Writer s Market 2017

Novel   Short Story Writer s Market 2017

MOONLIGHT AND MAGNOLIAS WRITER'S CONFERENCE Georgia Romance Writers, 3741 Casteel Park Dr., Marietta GA 30064. Website: Estab. 1982. OZARK CREATIVE WRITERS, INC. CONFERENCE P.O. Box 9076, ...

Author: Rachel Randall

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 9781440347894

Category: Reference

Page: 508

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The best resource for getting your fiction published! Novel & Short Story Writer's Market 2017 is the only resource you need to get your short stories, novellas, and novels published. As with past editions, Novel & Short Story Writer's Market offers hundreds of listings for book publishers, literary agents, fiction publications, contests, and more. Each listing includes contact information, submission guidelines, and other essential tips. Novel & Short Story Writer's Market also includes valuable advice to elevate your fiction: • Discover creative ways to conquer writer's block. • Wield exposition and summary effectively in your story. • Amplify your author brand with 8 simple ingredients. • Gain insight from best-selling and award-winning authors, including Garth Stein, Patrick Rothfuss, and more. You also receive a one-year subscription to's searchable online database of fiction publishers, as well as a free digital download of Writer's Yearbook, featuring the 100 Best Markets: Includes exclusive access to the webinar "Create Edge-of-Your-Seat Suspense" by Jane K. Cleland.
Categories: Reference

Literary Market Place

Literary Market Place

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ISBN: UOM:39015054039105

Category: Book industries and trade

Page: 868

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Categories: Book industries and trade

Poets Writers

Poets   Writers



ISBN: UOM:39015066042824

Category: Authors, American


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Categories: Authors, American

National Directory of Woman Owned Business Firms

National Directory of Woman Owned Business Firms


Author: Thomas Johnson

Publisher: Business Research Services

ISBN: 0933527381


Page: 900

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A Directory of American Poets and Fiction Writers 2001 2002

A Directory of American Poets and Fiction Writers 2001 2002

Author: Poets & Writers, Inc

Publisher: Poets & Writers

ISBN: 0913734624

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 556

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This reference includes the names, contact information, and publication credits of over 7,400 contemporary American poets, fiction writers, and performance writers. The main listings are organized by state and country and include such information as the writers' willingness to travel and read and languages of fluency. A separate index lists writers by categories of self-identification, such as race, political interest, home, gender, and employment. The 2000-2001 edition includes more than 500 new listings and an index of literary agents. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines

The African American Writer s Handbook

The African American Writer s Handbook

WRITERS ORGANIZATIONS THE INTERNET FOR WRITERS Many w riters, frightened of the ... NY 10036 212-564-8350 International Associations of Grime Writers Inc. North American Branch JAF Box 1500 New York, NY 10016 212-243-8966 International ...

Author: Robert Fleming

Publisher: One World

ISBN: 9780307554161

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 352

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With African Americans writing and buying books in record numbers, the time is ripe for a comprehensive publishing guide tailored expressly to the needs of this vibrant, creative community. The African American Writers Handbook meets this challenge perfectly. Written by veteran journalist and published author Robert Fleming, this book gives writers the heart, the determination, and above all the crucial information to publish successfully in this highly competitive field. Knowing the inner workings of the publishing industry provides any writer, novice or veteran, with a much needed advantage in the quest to get into print. Inside you'll find - A complete, step-by-step guide to every aspect of the publishing process, from the germination of a winning idea to the nuts and bolts of book production - Tips on submitting proposals, query letters, and preparing manuscripts for submission - Advice on negotiating contracts that extend careers - How to use on-line resources for research and profit - Interviews with top editors, agents, publishing executives, and bookstore owners - Updated information on copyrights, subsidiary rights, sales and marketing - The trials and triumphs of self-publishing - The art of promoting your work and yourself to a wider audience - An insider's look at the economic realities of the book business - And much more! Here, too, are scores of inspiring interviews and capsule biographies of leading African American writers both past and present. How did Richard Wright become America's first bestselling black writer? How did Zora Neale Hurston break through the artistic boundaries of the Harlem Renaissance long after her death? What was Toni Cade Bambara doing before she sold her first book? Why should Ann Petry, William Gardner Smith, Nella Larson, and William Melvin Kelley be revered wherever African American literature is read? Blending practical information and fascinating anecdotes with a mini literary history of African American writing, this upbeat, savvy, essential guide is a publishing primer with soul.
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines