Write This Book (Do-It-Yourself Mysteries) (Hardcover)
Little, Brown Books for Young Readers, 9780316207812, 275pp.
Publication Date: April 2, 2013
Here's a note from our fearless "author": "I feared this might happen. I knew reading was a dangerous business, but now it's not safe for writers either You see, the author of this book is missing. Well, maybe not "missing." ""A certain author whom I won't name (okay, me) has abandoned his book and has left his readers hanging out to dry. This is a crime, I admit, but there it is. Most of this book, well, I just haven't written it. And I'm not going to, either.""
""Why? Oh, I have my reasons. Big. Grown up. Author. Reasons. Unfortunately, I can't reveal them yet. Let's just say a life is at stake (mine) and leave it at that. So will you do it? Pretty please? You'll do it? Thank you But please hurry Time is of the essence and you can't wait any longer. You must WRITE THIS BOOK
About the Author
Gilbert Ford is the author and illustrator of Flying Lessons. He lives in Brooklyn, New York. You can visit him online at www.gilbertford.com.
Praise For Write This Book (Do-It-Yourself Mysteries)…
Praise for Write This Book:
"...A marvelous tutorial, covering everything from how to write effective dialogue to choosing perspective to genre to world-building...Writing a book has never been so much fun. A must-have where the "Secret" series is popular."
-School Library Journal