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Cheryl B. Klein ↠ 6 review

A strong picture book manuscript Why the Harry Potter series was such a tremendous success Finding the emotional heart of your story Worksheets and checklists for building characters and bolstering plot The Annotated uery Letter from Hell And an Annotated uery Letter That Does It Right With its wit intelligence and practical tools for analyzing and revising your work Second Sight will be a first Cheryl Klein is one of the editors at Arthur A Levine books famous for taking on Harry Potter when nobody wanted it I ve read my share of books on writing and editing and this one struck a chord with me Don t know if it is because of the plain easy to understand language the great examples of working and polishing a first draft to a final one or the amount of knowledge this lady has For example the issue of Voice Most agentseditors describe it as something they are looking for can t tell you exactly what makes a voice stand out but they ll know it when they see it Ms Klein has five FIVE areas that she has compiled that describe exactly what voice is and how to find your own Must read for anybody who wants to write for childrenyoung adults Doctors, Ambassadors, Secretaries uery Letter from Hell And an Annotated Engendering Song uery Letter That Does It Right With its wit intelligence and practical tools for analyzing and revising your work Second Sight will be a first Cheryl Klein is one of the editors at Arthur A Levine books famous for taking on Harry Potter when nobody wanted it I ve read my share of books on writing and editing and this one struck a chord with me Don t know if it is because of the plain easy to Listening Woman by Tony Hillerman Summary & Study Guide understand language the great examples of working and polishing a first draft to a final one or the amount of knowledge this lady has For example the issue of Voice Most agentseditors describe it as something they are looking for can t tell you exactly what makes a voice stand out but they ll know it when they see it Ms Klein has five FIVE areas that she has compiled that describe exactly what voice is and how to find your own Must read for anybody who wants to write for childrenyoung adults

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Second Sight

Whether you dream of writing a book for children or young adults or you want to take a finished manuscript to the next level it always helps to get a fresh point of view Try a little Second Sight In this collection of talks a professional editor offers insights from the other side of the publishing desk on a wide range of writerly topics Terrific first lines and how they got that way What makes I found this book to be a little bit of a mixed bagOn the good sideIt s absolutely chock full of stellar advice Klein brings an obvious wealth of experience to the table and she shares in gems of solid detail instead of the often useless generalities found in similar books Almost everything she has to say is of worth to writers of all stripes not just YA writersOn the bad sideI found myself continually frustrated by the lack of organization in the presentation of the material The chapters are presented basically verbatim from blog posts and conference talks with little attempt to eliminate redundancies or coordinate subjects In the end however I ll both be keeping the book for my private library and recommending to others since its insights finally outweighed the aggravation of their presentation Engendering Song useless generalities found in similar books Almost everything she has to say is of worth to writers of all stripes not just YA writersOn the bad sideI found myself continually frustrated by the lack of organization in the presentation of the material The chapters are presented basically verbatim from blog posts and conference talks with little attempt to eliminate redundancies or coordinate subjects In the end however I ll both be keeping the book for my private library and recommending to others since its insights finally outweighed the aggravation of their presentation

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Resource for writers of children's and young adult fiction This book has not been endorsed or approved by J K Rowling or any of her publishers or representatives and all thoughts expressed here on all matters including the Harry Potter series are solely Cheryl B Klein's own and should not be taken as the official opinions intentions or interpretations of any of the writers or publishers mention UPDATE I have it now I love it it is what I said it would be and you should get it right now There I admit that I have not yet read this book IN AND OF ITSELF But Cheryl is one of my best friends and I have been reading her writing for years and have been party to the very wonderfully painstaking work she put into the production of this book It only takes knowing Cheryl to know that this is something that does exactly what it claims to do that it has true value that it is worth your time and money and that she wouldn t have it any other waySo there Get it Get it now


10 thoughts on “Second Sight

  1. says:

    I wrote this I'm proud of it and I'm going to give it five stars just because I can

  2. says:

    Second Sight is an instructive collection of blog posts and speeches given by editor Cheryl Klein at writer's conferences The book offers helpful examples and contains several writing exercises What sets this book apart fr

  3. says:

    I found this book to be a little bit of a mixed bagOn the good sideIt's absolutely chock full of stellar advice Kl

  4. says:

    For writers who really want to understand how stories work and how they can make theirs better this book is an essential resource It's a deeply intellectual analysis of many key aspects of fiction and it's also a practical guide offe

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    Sometimes it seems like I've read the entire internet on my uest for knowledge about writing I should have just read Cheryl Klein's book Second Sight tells you all the things all of them This book is a must have for any writer who is working on their craft and there are three distinct reasons why Please note I'm making a

  6. says:

    Cheryl Klein is one of the editors at Arthur A Levine books famous for taking on Harry Potter when nobody wanted it I've read my share of books on writing and editing and this one struck a chord with me Don't know if it is because of the plain easy to understand language the great examples of working and polishing a first draft to a final one or the amount of knowledge this lady has For example the issue of Voice Most agentsedit

  7. says:

    UPDATE I have it now I love it it is what I said it would be and you should get it right now There I admit that I have not yet read this book

  8. says:

    SECOND SIGHT is a must read for all writers I highly recommend this book I've already found Cheryl's tips and insight a huge help in my current round of revisions Just be sure to have a highlighter ready You'll want to make notes on every pa

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    NOTE This review was originally posted at The King of Elfland's 2nd Cousin on March 8th 2011 If you enjoy it check out my other reviews thereSeveral years ago The Professor my fiancée introduced me to children’s book edi

  10. says:

    If you've ever scoured Cheryl Kline's website this book may not be a big surprise But it is good to have her ta

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