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Spilling Ink: A Young Writer's Handbook

Spilling Ink: A Young Writer's Handbook

by Ellen Potter, Anne Mazer Illustrated by Matt Phelan
Learn how to write like the experts, from the experts. Practical advice in a perfect package for young aspiring writers.

After receiving letters from fans asking for writing advice,accomplished authors Anne Mazer and Ellen Potter joined together to create this guidebook for young writers. The authors mix inspirational anecdotes with practical guidance on how to find a voice, develop characters and plot, make revisions, and overcome writer's block. Fun writing prompts will help young writers jump-start their own projects, and encouragement throughout will keep them at work.
Ages
11, 12, 13
Interest Level
Grades 6 - 8
Lexile Measure
830L
DRA
50
Guided Reading
T
Number of Pages
288
Genre
Functional and How-To, Informational Text

About the Authors and Illustrator

Ellen Potter
Contributor Image Alt Tag Anne Mazer Anne Mazer, the author of more than thirty-five books for young readers.
Matt Phelan Matt Phelan

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