Dear Ally, How Do You Write a Book (Hardcover)
Full of advice, tips, humor, and more advice, Dear Ally is the perfect primer not just for young writers, but writers of any age! Tackling every stage of the writing process Carter pulls not only on her experience but also that of numerous other Young Adult writers, to come up with an comprehenisve and immenitely readable primer for any aspiring writer.— Melissa Fox
Whether you're writing for fun or to build a career, bestselling author Ally Carter is ready to help you make your work shine. With honesty, encouragement, and humor, Ally's ready here to answer the questions that writers struggle with the most.
Filled with practical tips and helpful advice, Dear Ally is a treasure for aspiring writers at any stage of their careers. It offers a behind-the-scenes look at how books get made, from idea to publication, and gives you insight into the writing processes of some of the biggest and most talented YA authors writing today.
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* "A fun thriller with equal parts action and angst . . . Gripping and smart, this book will appeal to readers looking for a thrill-ride with some darker twists." -- Booklist
"Maddie's grit, humor, and cleverness make her an engaging action hero . . . Fans of survivalist fiction will be impressed by the well-researched, immersive Alaskan landscape and all its beauty and brutality. A tightly plotted thriller helmed by a firecracker that never loses her spark." -- Kirkus Reviews
"A tense romantic thriller . . . The characters are dynamic and engaging . . . the fast-paced thrills will keep readers up late." -- Publishers Weekly