Sometimes you want to write, but don't know what to write about. Sometimes you know what to write about, but not how to make it work. This book will bring you a year's advice and inspiration to move your writing forward. Each two-page spread opens with learning points and advice, followed by interesting exercises to help you put this into practice.This book will help you to create believable characters, write realistic dialogue, find the factors that get a story going, choose the right tense and voice for your stories and work out which writing rules really matter - and how to follow them.
Based on a unique and award-winning format, this game contains 20 story-telling puzzle pieces printed on both sides. Each piece can be interchanged or flipped over to allow for all kinds of plot twists and turns, creating your own stories with some adventurous animals! Illustrated by Claudia...
The six pencils in this set all feature really un-motivational messages such as 'False hope is better than no hope'. All rather entertaining if not not very productive... 6 HB pencils in a themed box.Pack measures 19 x 6 x 1.5 cm.
Maybe it's you that's the smart ass. Maybe it's your friend, or your uncle, or your colleague. Either way, this is the journal for you. (Or them.) Featuring a soft-touch cover, a hand-sewn, lay-flat binding and plenty of space for all your very, very clever...
This revised edition of a bestselling title carries invaluable insight into a highly productive, dynamic sector of the publishing world. Featuring interviews with leading illustrators and publishers from across the world, it remains essential reading for arts and literature students, as well as aspiring children's...