Everybody loves a good story, but how would you like to be able to write a story of your own? This guide provides writers with imaginative ideas on creating great stories for themselves. It helps you to choose a story genre and discover how to plan and write a successful thriller. Learn how to create an exciting opening, develop a convincing plot and lead up to an explosive ending.
Pie Corbett is a well-known poet and schools literacy advisor, and is one of the authors of the National Literacy Strategy. The many books he has written or consulted on include the popular Start Reading and Start Writing series from Belitha Press. He gave a sell-out performance at the 2001 Edinburgh Book Festival and will return in 2002, and regularly visits schools as a literacy advisor. Pie lives in Gloucestershire.