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642 Things to Write (Young Writer Edition)
826 Valencia
Write a to-do list for a villain. Describe your dream tree house. Create a haiku about your shoes.

Young writers will get their creative juices flowing with this collection of smart, funny, and thought-provoking writing exercises. Kids can open to any page to find inspiration, express...

Item No. 9781452127842
$16.95
642 Things to Write About
San Francisco Writers' Grotto
This is a great book if your creative juices are running dry. -- Portland Book Review

A collection of 642 outrageous and witty writing prompts: Banish writer's block with 642 Things to Write, a fun and playful journal that invites inspiration with plenty of space to...

Item No. 9781452105444
$16.95
Compendium of Collective Nouns
Woop Studios
This illustrated guide compiles over 2,000 collective nouns and brings them to life in stunningly colorful, graphic artwork from the design dynamos at Woop Studios. Chock-full of treasures of the English language, the diversity of terms collected here covers topics from plants and animals (a parade...
Item No. 9781452108230
$35.00
Daemon Voices: On Stories and Storytelling
Pullman, Philip
From the internationally best-selling author of the His Dark Materials trilogy, a spellbinding journey into the secrets of his art--the narratives that have shaped his vision, his experience of writing, and the keys to mastering the art of storytelling.

One of the most highly...

Item No. 9780525521174
$30.00
Drawing Words & Writing Pictures
Madden, Matt

A gold mine of essential information for every aspiring comics artist. Highly recommended. --Scott McCloud

Drawing Words and Writing Pictures is a course on comic creation - for college classes or for independent study - that centers on storytelling and concludes with making a...

Item No. 9781596431317
$36.99
Magic Words: Writing Great Books for Children
Klein, Cheryl
This master class in writing children s and young adult novels will teach you everything you need to know to write and publish a great book."
Item No. 9780393292244
$18.95
Mastering Comics
Madden, Matt

A new course of material to accompany First Second's widely acclaimed 2008 comics textbook.

In their hotly anticipated follow-up to 2008's comics textbook Drawing Words...

Item No. 9781596436176
$39.99
Moser Book Plate & One Hundred Portraits - Hardcover
Moser, Barry

Free book plate autographed by Barry Moser with purchase.

Portraits by a master illustrator and engraver, Barry Moser.

Renowned for having illustrated over 200 books for children and adults, Barry Moser, a member of the National Academy of Design, has created a number of new engravings for this collection of greatest portraits.

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Item No. 9781567923667
$35.00
Side By Side
Marcus, Leonard S
A unique book by the author of A Caldecott Celebration, that focuses on howpicture books are put together by profiling some of the best in the business.Illustrations.
Item No. 9780802787781
$22.95
The Weighty Word Book
Guralnick, Elissa S

[The Weighty Word Book] will appeal to kids who want to sound as smart as they are. It offers a clever, funny way to introduce new words into the vocabulary. . . . There's one word for every letter of the alphabet--wait until you see what they do with dogmatic, juxtapose and zealot.--...

Item No. 9780826345554
$21.95
Writer to Writer
Levine, Gail Carson

Bestselling author of Ella Enchanted and fairy-tale master Gail Carson Levine shares her secrets of great writing in this companion to the popular Writing Magic.

Have you ever wanted to captivate readers with a great opening, create spectacular and fantastical creatures,...

Item No. 9780062275295
$6.99
Writing Magic
Levine, Gail Carson

Fairy-tale master Gail Carson, the bestselling author of Ella Enchanted, guides writers of all ages on how to develop their craft, with practical advice and heartfelt encouragement.

In Writing Magic, Newbery Honor author Gail Carson...

Item No. 9780062367174
$7.99