The Plot Whisperer

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The Plot Whisperer

Secrets of Story Structure Any Writer Can Master

By Martha Alderson

Adams Media Corporation, Paperback, 9781440525889, 256pp.

Publication Date: October 15, 2011


When it comes to writing bestsellers, it's all about the plot. Trouble is, plot is where most writers fall down--but you don't have to be one of them. With this book, you'll learn how to create stories that build suspense, reveal character, and engage readers--one scene at a time.

Celebrated writing teacher and author Martha Alderson has devised a plotting system that's as innovative as it is easy to implement. With her foolproof blueprint, you'll learn to devise a successful storyline for any genre. She shows how to: Use the power of the Universal Story Create plot lines and subplots that work togetherEffectively use a scene tracker for maximum impactInsert energetic markers at the right points in your storyShow character transformation at the book's climax

This is the ultimate guide for you to write page-turners that sell.

About the Author
MARTHA ALDERSON is known as the Plot Whisperer for her books on plot: "The Plot Whisperer", "The Plot Whisperer Workbook", "The Plot Whisperer Book of Writing Prompts", and the forthcoming "Writing Blockbuster Plots