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Writing for Pleasure and Profit

By Michael Legat

ISBN: 9780709052616
PUBLISHED: 01/06/1993
PAGES: 176
BINDING: Paperback
SIZE: 213x135 mm

If you want to be a writer this is the book for you! Following the success of 'An Author's Guide to Publishing', Michael Legat has now produced a truly practical guide to the craft of writing.

Brimming with useful advice and tips, it warns against common pitfalls and teaches you how to adopt a professional attitude towards your work. Chapters cover such aspects of writing as the novel, short stories, non-fiction, articles, poetry, plays, radio and television scripts - even children's books. A detailed look at how to prepare a typescript, where and how to submit it and a discussion on the rewards of writing conclude this invaluable book.

Whether you are a beginner or a more experienced writer, you will enjoy Michael Legat's lively anecdotes and down-to-earth approach. This is the most comprehensive and helpful guide to the business of writing that has yet been published.

RRP: £6.99

Site Price: £5.59

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