David Madden, "Revising Fiction: A Handbook for Writers"
Plume | 1988 | ISBN: 0452260884 | 336 pages | siPDF | 5.6 MB
185 practical techniques for improving your story or novel
This is a nuts-and-bolts approach to the craft of composition that reminds us nonetheless of the magic in the enterprise, the music in the gears. Produced by a practitioner who knows whereof he writes, and how he writes, and why he writes—and with examples culled from the wonderful warehouse of fiction. For apprentice authors at every stage of our common apprenticeship, a first-rate work of words.