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Writing Group - Book Chat

When: Jan 24, 2023
7:00 pm
Where: Brigham City Public Library
26 E Forest St
Contact: (435) 723-5850

Steering the Craft by Ursula K. Le Guin

Join the book chat and discuss a book with other local writers. A limited number of copies are available for pick-up at the front desk or at writing group meetings, 13 Sep 2022 – 24 Jan 2023. No library card necessary!
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Book Summary:

Completely revised and rewritten to address the challenges and opportunities of the modern era, this handbook is a short, deceptively simple guide to the craft of writing. Le Guin lays out ten chapters that address the most fundamental components of narrative, from the sound of language to sentence construction to point of view. Each chapter combines illustrative examples from the global canon with Le Guin's own witty commentary and an exercise that the writer can do solo or in a group. She also offers a comprehensive guide to working in writing groups, both actual and online.

Masterly and concise, Steering the Craft deserves a place on every writer's shelf.