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Work in Progress: The First Steps on the Road to Becoming a Childrens Writer Barbara Godwin

Work in Progress: The First Steps on the Road to Becoming a Childrens Writer

Barbara Godwin

Published August 1st 2005
ISBN : 9781905290604
Paperback
308 pages
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 About the Book 

Many writers are coy, and would no more dream of showing you their early drafts than their royalty statements, writes Brian Stableford, course tutor, in his introduction - yet this is exactly what the childrens writers do in this book. First - orMoreMany writers are coy, and would no more dream of showing you their early drafts than their royalty statements, writes Brian Stableford, course tutor, in his introduction - yet this is exactly what the childrens writers do in this book. First - or even tenth - drafts are not the ones that are published. Here MA writing students display their unpolished creative pieces, alongside the not-always-complimentary assessments given by tutors, in the belief that these first faltering footsteps in a trackless wilderness will be of practical help to others who want to improve their self-critical skills.