Writing Smarts: A Girl's Guide to Writing Great Poetry, Stories, School Reports, and More!

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  • Title: Writing Smarts: A Girl's Guide to Writing Great Poetry, Stories, School Reports, and More!
  • Author: Kerry Madden Tracy McGuinness
  • ISBN: 9781584855057
  • Page: 450
  • Format: Paperback

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Writing Smarts: A Girl's Guide to Writing Great Poetry, Stories, School Reports, and More!

About Author

  1. Kerry Madden writes under both Kerry Madden and Kerry Madden Lunsford She has written plays, screenplays, journalism Los Angeles Times, Washington Post, Birmingham News, Salon, Southern Women s Review, Shenandoah, Carve Magazine, and Sierra Club Magazine , and published seven books including OFFSIDES, a New York Library Pick for 1997, and now just out as an ebook with FOREVERLAND PRESS Her book, WRITING SMARTS, was inspired by the writing workshops she s led with young writers for years and is a guide to sparking stories for kids American Girl Company In 2005 she turned her hand to children s fiction with GENTLE S HOLLER, the first installment in what became the award winning Maggie Valley Trilogy set in the Smoky Mountains of Appalachia It earned starred reviews in both Kirkus and Publisher s Weekly, was included in the New York and the Chicago Public Libraries best books for 2005, and was the featured children s book of North Carolina at the National Book Festival in 2008 It is the genuine article, wrote Rosemary Wells of GENTLE S HOLLER Its heroine is as bone real and endearing as Opal in Because of Winn Dixie The next book in the trilogy, LOUISIANA S SONG 2007 was equally well received, being named a Bank Street College Book of the Year and a finalist for several other awards The third book, JESSIE S MOUNTAIN, was published in 2008 to strong reviews Her biography of Harper Lee, published in Viking s UpClose Series, was a Booklist and Kirkus Pick of 2009 Her picture book, NOTHING FANCY ABOUT KATHRYN CHARLIE, illustrated by her daughter, Lucy Madden Lunsford was published by Mockingbird Publishers, and in the summer of 2013, Kerry and Lucy went on a book tour to rural Alabama libraries to do art and writing workshops with children across the state Kerry received B.A and M.F.A degrees from the University of Tennessee and has been honored as a Tennessee Williams Scholar and a Walter E Dakin Fellow at the Sewanee Writers Conference She has taught creative writing at Ningbo University in China, UCLA, and has visited schools across the country as a guest author doing writing workshops for young authors She is an associate professor of creative writing at the University of Alabama in Birmingham and editor of PMS, Poem Memoir Short Story, at UAB.Her new book, FIFTH GRADE, WEREWOLVES, HAMLET ME is out with publishers for consideration, and she is at work on a new novel, HOP THE POND, drawing from her time in Manchester, England as an exchange student.

One thought on “Writing Smarts: A Girl's Guide to Writing Great Poetry, Stories, School Reports, and More!

  1. LOVE this book It s so pretty and full of different writing inspiration American Girl is brilliant also found this at Goodwill


  2. This book is a helpful book on how to write better papers and great poetry Writing Smarts breaks down all the compounds of writing a paper into making a huge project be manageable In this book it also helps you to catch grammar mistakes and to use exciting words to describe instead of words that are used all of the time Writing Smarts introduces two different types of poetry and explains how to write them It also gives many fun exercises to get you brain pumping full of ideas.Even though this [...]


  3. This was OK The prompts were fairly inventive, and editing info was solid, but the writing itself was somewhat vapid There is no hint anywhere that writing could possibly be a struggle whenever writing troubles are brought up, the advice is merely to just write it will be ok which isn t entirely helpful.


  4. not what i was expecting I guesss, and wrong age range Would be great for elementary students Loved the graphics tho


  5. This book really helps get your creative juices flowing There are all kinds of creative tips and tricks from this book that will surely be put to good use




  6. Good help for simple writing assignments in like middle school, though I ve caught myself looking at it during my early high school years.





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