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The Resource Been there, done that : writing stories from real life, edited by Mike Winchell

Been there, done that : writing stories from real life, edited by Mike Winchell

Label
Been there, done that : writing stories from real life
Title
Been there, done that
Title remainder
writing stories from real life
Statement of responsibility
edited by Mike Winchell
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Where do authors get their ideas? And how do they turn those ideas into stories? This anthology looks at the process of taking real-life experiences and turning them into works of engaging fiction. The collection features award-winning and bestselling middle-grade authors who provide both original fictional short stories as well as the nonfiction accounts that inspired them. The contributing authors include Julia Alvarez, Karen Cushman, Margarita Engle, Dee Garretson, Nathan Hale, Matthew Kirby, Claire Legrand, Grace Lin, Kate Messner, Linda Sue Park, Adam Rex, Gary Schmidt, Alan Sitomer, Caroline Starr Rose, Heidi Stemple, Rita Williams-Garcia, Tracy Edward Wymer, Lisa Yee, and Jane Yolen"--
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
813/.010806
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS648.S5
LC item number
B39 2015
Literary form
fiction
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Winchell, Mike
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  • Fiction
  • Authorship
Label
Been there, done that : writing stories from real life, edited by Mike Winchell
Instantiates
Publication
Note
A collection of short stories with the authors' notes on how they used their real-life experiences in them
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Follow the leader? The push and pull of peer pressure -- If only: dealing with regret, guilt, and sadness -- I can't believe you did that! Being surprised by what some people do -- Sacrifice: putting others first -- Why or why not? Asking questions about the world around you -- Things will never be the same: Dealing with change
Control code
ocn903763385
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
vii, 279 pages
Isbn
9780448486727
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2015026311
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)903763385
Label
Been there, done that : writing stories from real life, edited by Mike Winchell
Publication
Note
A collection of short stories with the authors' notes on how they used their real-life experiences in them
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Follow the leader? The push and pull of peer pressure -- If only: dealing with regret, guilt, and sadness -- I can't believe you did that! Being surprised by what some people do -- Sacrifice: putting others first -- Why or why not? Asking questions about the world around you -- Things will never be the same: Dealing with change
Control code
ocn903763385
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
vii, 279 pages
Isbn
9780448486727
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2015026311
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)903763385

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