The Art and Craft of Fiction has ratings and 12 reviews. Thomas said: This is one of the best primers on writing fiction I’ve read in a long while. S. Brief, practical, and wonderfully readable gives aspiring writers all they need-in under pages. Michael Kardos focuses on technique and presents fiction writing as a teachable (and learnable) art. With an organization built on methods and.
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He currently lives in Starkville, Mississippi, where he co-directs the creative writing program at Mississippi State and edits the literary journal Jabberwock Review.
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The Art and Craft of Fiction: A Writer’s Guide
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I’ve only just started writing, but this book will be my guide into future endeavors. I will admit that I did This is a text I’m mining for stuff to use in the Creative Writing class – frankly, it reads like a text and it’s dull.
Slender, accessible, and packed with great stories and wise advice: Also, the way in which the elements of fiction unfold throughout the book can get a little messy and unsystematic.
Kardps to read and understand. Feb 04, Sarah rated it really liked it. For any beginning writer or any teacher of writing, I highly recommend this guide.
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The Art and Craft of Fiction
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The Art and Craft of Fiction by Michael Kardos
Be the first to ask a question about The Art and Craft of Fiction. Jeff rated it liked it May 09, Rita Ciresi rated it it was amazing Nov 24, He currently lives in Starkville, Mississippi, where he co-directs the creative writing program at Mississippi State and edits the literary journal Jabberwock Review.
At the end of the day, I still believe the definition of good writing is subjective, but Kardos gave me many things to consider when it comes to my writing, and I was very pleased with the guide all in all.
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