Wonderbook: The Illustrated Guide to Creating Imaginative Fiction

Jeff VanderMeer
non-fiction
Wonderbook: The Illustrated Guide to Creating Imaginative Fiction - Jeff VanderMeer

This all-new definitive guide to writing imaginative fiction takes a completely novel approach and fully exploits the visual nature of fantasy through original drawings, maps, renderings, and exercises to create a spectacularly beautiful and inspiring object. Employing an accessible, example-rich approach, Wonderbook energizes and motivates while also providing practical, nuts-and-bolts information needed to improve as a writer. Aimed at aspiring and intermediate-level writers, Wonderbook includes helpful sidebars and essays from some of the biggest names in fantasy today, such as George R. R. Martin, Lev Grossman, Neil Gaiman, Michael Moorcock, Catherynne M. Valente, and Karen Joy Fowler, to name a few.

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Release date: October 2013
Genres: non-fiction
Tags: locus award
Updated: May 25, 2022
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