Write This Way: Writing Notable Narrative Nonfiction, 1st Edition

  • Published By: Lerner Publications
  • ISBN-10: 1467782939
  • ISBN-13: 9781467782937
  • DDC: 808.02
  • Grade Level Range: 6th Grade - 8th Grade
  • 56 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2016 | Published/Released October 2017
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2016

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Have you ever wanted to write a true story? Maybe you have an interesting experience to share from your life or from someone in your family. Or perhaps you'd like to write about a famous person or a fascinating moment in history. This book will help you craft notable narrative nonfiction—appealing true stories. After you discover a topic, you'll move on to collecting facts and charting your course. Once you've written a rough draft, you'll learn how to revise your work and polish it into a great piece of writing. This book also offers examples, quotes, and short writing exercises to inspire you. Whether your goal is to tell your own story or someone else's, this book will help you bring the details to life.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Table of Contents.
1: Discover a Topic.
2: Collect the Facts.
3: Chart Your Course.
4: Write Something—Even If It's Bad!.
5: Review and Revise.
Writing for a Living.
Source Notes.
Selected Bibliography.
Further Information.
Photo Acknowledgments.
About the Author.