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Noble's Book of Writing Blunders: And How to Avoid Them

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  • Title: Noble's Book of Writing Blunders: And How to Avoid Them
  • Author: William Noble
  • ISBN: 9781582974750
  • Page: 402
  • Format: Hardcover

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Noble's Book of Writing Blunders: And How to Avoid Them

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  1. I bought this when I d finished the other books I purchased on how to self edit Self editing for Fiction Writers, How to Write the D Good Novel It s summary had good ideas, things like Don t write for your eighty grade teacher, Don t complicate the obvious, Don t add adverbs and adjectives to prettify your prose Common sense reminders of what I should know but sometimes forget in the flurry of my own prose After spending an hour with it, I decided the best ideas were the list on the dustcover an [...]


  2. Writing Blunders and how to avoid them by William Noble is a collection of 29 essays on the most common writing mistakes.It s one of the better writing books I ve read Each essay is short around 6 pages This is helpful because the writer makes his point, gives examples, and explains how to correct the mistake.There are several great points about this book that impacted me Here they are 1 Writing is as much about hearing what you ve written as it is about seeing what you ve written In other words [...]


  3. Each of the 29 blunders was covered in a chapter of 4 7 pages, which was long enough to address the issue and not too long as to make me close the book and not pick it back up These blunders were basic, but the way he wrote about each one took it one step further He didn t only address point of view, slang, cliques, but also how each was perceived by the reader Many of the blunders in this book he blames on laziness by the writer, but I also think a beginning writer faces the challenges he lays [...]


  4. An old review salvaged from my blog archives Though the title makes it sound like a simple rule book, Noble s Book of Writing Blunders primarily deals with the issue of style, of cultivating a writer s personal voice The book encourages a liberal approach to traditional writing rules without disconnecting the reader it calls for writing that is creative but not confusing, innovative but not intrusive Noble accomplishes this by deliberating over twenty nine common blunders inexperienced writers m [...]


  5. I had to shelve this one because there are a lot of things in it that either 1 I know already or 2 I don t agree with oP There are much better writing resources out there Noble s Book of Writing Blunders seems like Writers Digest s attempt at producing their version of The 38 Most Common Fiction Writing Mistakes by Jack Bickham which is excellent, by the way.


  6. best little book about writing ever concise and to the point, the one book no aspiring writer should be without


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