Getting There From Here:
Basics for Beginning Writers
|Author: Julia Ecklar
Publisher: H&H Press
Cover Design: Glossy white with antique blue ink.
Publish Date: 1994
No. of Pages: 48, saddle stapled
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
If you would like to review this book, please e-mail the publisher
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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