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Getting There From Here:
Basics for Beginning Writers
Julia Ecklar

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Author:  Julia Ecklar
Publisher: H&H Press 
Cover Design: Glossy white with antique blue   ink. 
ISBN: 0-9620790-06 
Publish Date: 1994 
No. of Pages: 48, saddle stapled 
Size: 8.5"x11" 
Cost: $7.00 

Whether you write short fiction or novels, Ecklar's advice will provide you with all you need to get started in creating publishable stories. Topics include tips on plotting, characterization, dialogue, point of view, and self-editing. A section on formatting and query letters provides practical samples to give your manuscript the professional look required in today's competitive markets.

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About the Author

Julia Ecklar is a freelance science fiction writer who has authored or co-authored nine books, including ReGenesis from Ace Books.  This novel, based on the popular Rahel Tovin stories first published in Analog, deals with issues of extinction and genetic recreation in the far future.  Other science fiction stories written by Ecklar include:  "A Sweet Disorder," "Burning Bridges," and "Promised Lives," all of which deal with the social disruptions that arise when future societies attempt to deal with problems of crime, cultural extinction, and overpopulation.  These and other stories won her the John W. Campbell Award for Best New Science Fiction Writer of the Year in 1991.  Ecklar has also written or co-written five Star Trek novels and one Alien Nation novel under the pen-name L.A. Graf for Pocket Books.

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Purchase From: C. J. Houghtaling,  H & H Press
Phone: 570-376-3361
Address: 980 Locey Creek Road
City: Middlebury Center
State: PA
Zip: 16935
Single orders are $7 plus $3.50 postage and handling.  Add $.50  p&h for each additional book.
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