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The Resource Wired for story : the writer's guide to using brain science to hook readers from the very first sentence, Lisa Cron

Wired for story : the writer's guide to using brain science to hook readers from the very first sentence, Lisa Cron

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Wired for story : the writer's guide to using brain science to hook readers from the very first sentence
Title
Wired for story
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the writer's guide to using brain science to hook readers from the very first sentence
Statement of responsibility
Lisa Cron
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"This guide reveals how writers can take advantage of the brain's hard-wired responses to story to captivate their readers' minds through each plot element"--Provided by publisher
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Cron, Lisa
Dewey number
808.036
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • English language
  • Fiction
  • Narration (Rhetoric)
  • Creative writing
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Wired for story : the writer's guide to using brain science to hook readers from the very first sentence, Lisa Cron
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 239-250) and index
Contents
How to hook the reader -- How to zero in on your point -- I'll feel what he's feeling -- What does your protagonist really want? -- Digging up your protagonist's inner issue -- The story is in the specifics -- Courting conflict, the agent of change -- Cause and effect -- What can go wrong, must go wrong -- and then some -- The road from setup to payoff -- Meanwhile, back at the ranch -- The writer's brain on story
Control code
000048209039
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
262 p.
Isbn
9781607742456
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Label
Wired for story : the writer's guide to using brain science to hook readers from the very first sentence, Lisa Cron
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 239-250) and index
Contents
How to hook the reader -- How to zero in on your point -- I'll feel what he's feeling -- What does your protagonist really want? -- Digging up your protagonist's inner issue -- The story is in the specifics -- Courting conflict, the agent of change -- Cause and effect -- What can go wrong, must go wrong -- and then some -- The road from setup to payoff -- Meanwhile, back at the ranch -- The writer's brain on story
Control code
000048209039
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
262 p.
Isbn
9781607742456
Isbn Type
(pbk.)

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