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TitleGet Started in Writing Young Adult Fiction
AuthorJuliet Mushens
ISBN-
ImprintJuliet Mushens Ltd
Rating
Sales rank4.5
LanguageEnglish
FormatPaperback
Pages224

Description

Practical guidance, advice and tips to make your Young Adult Fiction writing stand out and get noticed.This is an authoritative and engaging introduction to writing young adult fiction for the complete beginner It will help you understand how the genre works, the big do s and don t s as well as giving you the inspiration and motivation you actually need to write Written by a leading literary agent who knows what it takes to make it in this market, this book will give you the advice and tips you need to stand out An essential book for anyone hoping to emulate the success and addictive qualities that characterize books like The Hunger Games, Twilight, Divergent and The Fault in Our Stars.

Reviews

Laura Lam

Get Started in Writing Young Adult Fiction By Juliet Mushens

My agent wrote this She is awesome and knows her stuff.Re read late in 2017 as a refresher for the YA module I m teaching at the Napier Creative Writing MA.


Monica

Get Started in Writing Young Adult Fiction By Juliet Mushens

4.5 stars I can t fully give it a 5 stars just because I read it all through first without doing the workshops Once I complete all the workshops I ll have a better understanding of whether this book works well or not But, despite not completing everything, the book was still packed with useful infor... (Sign in to see more)


Wren [t(he)y]

Get Started in Writing Young Adult Fiction By Juliet Mushens

This review can also be found at received this book in a Goodreads first reads giveaway In this book, Juliet Mushens, a professional literary agent, gives authors advice on writing young adult fiction Covering everything from a novel s characters to the publishing process, this teach yourself guide ... (Sign in to see more)


Krissy Lloyd

Get Started in Writing Young Adult Fiction By Juliet Mushens

BOOK RECOMMENDATION Just finished this and would highly recommend it Though the title suggest it s for YA writers don t be put off if that s not what you are working on, the information and advice is applicable for all fiction genres It covers the whole process from developing an idea, planning your... (Sign in to see more)


Kayla Roy

Get Started in Writing Young Adult Fiction By Juliet Mushens

An excellent read for people who have an idea for a book to write but have nowhere to start in the planning process Mushens lays it out step by step to make sure all of your bases are covered and over the course of the exercises, workshops and edits, you have a pretty solid plan and foundation for s... (Sign in to see more)


Heidi Coles

Get Started in Writing Young Adult Fiction By Juliet Mushens

Excellent starting pointYou won t go wrong with this book if you are starting out Covers some of the key areas I had to search for months to find answers to.If you re a little further along really helps with the submission process particularly the synopsis and covering letter elements.


Shyla Colt

Get Started in Writing Young Adult Fiction By Juliet Mushens

If you re looking for a book that will get you started on writing your first novel, this is wonderful However, if you re seeking insight on YA specifically, this only briefly brushes on genre specific topics.


Luke

Get Started in Writing Young Adult Fiction By Juliet Mushens

I think Get Started in Writing Young Adult Fiction is an informative read if you want to pursue writing YA stories The exercises are helpful with helping to develop or discover your style And the author uses her own experience as a literary agent to give helpful advice so writers know what to... (Sign in to see more)


John

Get Started in Writing Young Adult Fiction By Juliet Mushens

Both my daughters love to write and found this book very helpful Great job I won this great book on GoodReads and like I do with most my wins I will be paying it forward by giving my win either to a friend or library to enjoy.


Kirsty

Get Started in Writing Young Adult Fiction By Juliet Mushens

I won this book for free through Goodreads First Reads Review to follow.


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