Aspiring young writers will love this fun activity book full of hints, tips and handy tasks for writing breath-taking stories.
The first half of the book is full of writing tips, techniques and methods to make every story a masterpiece, with helpful activities on coming up with ideas, writing from different points of view and creating characters, settings and story lines. The second half of the book is full of story themes to write about, from murder mysteries to tales from outer space. With lots of lined space to fill, each activity comes with suggestions for characters, settings and objects to write into the story as well as questions to prompt the imagination.
Publisher: Usborne Publishing Ltd
Number of pages: 96
Weight: 460 g
Dimensions: 246 x 206 x 18 mm
'A writing workshop in book form.' - Bookfest
'A truly creative book that is bound to inspire the JK Rowlings and Jacqueline Wilsons of the future.' - tBk magazine
'Packed with ideas to get children's imaginations flowing, from tips on characters, settings and story starter, to word lists and hints on titles. There are also plenty of blank lines, just begging to be written on' - We Love This Book
'Full of inspiring ideas for all sorts of stories, from super power adventures to time-travel mysteries. Guidance on how to get started and help with all the things a budding writer needs to think about. By the end of the summer holidays you could have written the next Harry Potter!' - Baby and Me
'For all budding story tellers, this is a must-have book: from simple story plans to techniques for more elaborate stories, your storytelling skills will jump to a different league' - Angels and Urchins
'This is such a fantastic tool that I can't stop talking about it' - 5 Minutes Peace blog
'I wish I had had this fabulous book when I was young girl... an absolute gem for creative kids or for kids whose creativity needs a boost.' - Book Reviews for Mums
'Simply fantastic for encouraging budding young authors to write their very own masterpieces... a really superb and highly educational 'exercise' book which not only gives children a fascinating insight into story writing and creation, but also encourages them to have a go themselves. This is definitely a personal favourite' - First4Dads
'Another gem from Usborne... includes a number of different writing activities, hints, tips and handy tasks all of which help inspire and guide your child on their creative path and aid their writing journey' - The Little Book
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“For children who like to write”
A lovely, substantial, book for any child who enjoys writing stories. Lots of good ideas.
Brought for a present for my niece she loved it and is beginning her story.
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