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6 edition of Writing to be read found in the catalog.

Writing to be read

by Ken Macrorie

  • 109 Want to read
  • 8 Currently reading

Published by Boynton/Cook Publishers in Upper Montclair, N.J .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English language -- Composition and exercises.,
  • Report writing.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementKen Macrorie.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPE1408 .M3326 1984
    The Physical Object
    Pagination287 p. ;
    Number of Pages287
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2852536M
    ISBN 100867091339
    LC Control Number84014922
    OCLC/WorldCa10949535

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    It's natural for young readers to confuse book reviews with book reports, yet writing a book review is a very different process from writing a book report. Book reports focus on the plot of the book. Frequently, the purpose of book reports is to demonstrate that the books were read, and they are . While I definitely recommend this book to other readers, I would recommend it to older teenagers, mainly because it will resonate better with them. The writing is tame enough that younger teens could also read it, but most of the characters are adults or on the verge of adulthood.

      To begin writing a book, start by coming up with a concept or story idea and any themes you want to touch on. You should also start thinking about the characters you want to include in your story. Then, outline your book so you have a roadmap to guide you through the writing process, including all of the major plot points, which are the 87%(70). Keep your notes with your book. Tuck a few sheets of paper or a notepad inside the book to record your ideas as you read. Share your informal writing with a friend. Trade notes/questions/reactions to the book. Write five-minute responses to one another about the reading. This can be done by e .


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