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Wired for story: the writer's guide to using brain science to hook readers from the very first sentence
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Berkeley : Ten Speed Press, [2012].
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262 pages ; 21 cm
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"This guide reveals how writers can take advantage of the brain's hard-wired responses to story to captivate their readers' minds through each plot element"--Provided by publisher.

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9781607742456, 1607742454

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Includes bibliographical references and index.
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"This guide reveals how writers can take advantage of the brain's hard-wired responses to story to captivate their readers' minds through each plot element"--Provided by publisher.
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Cron, L. (2012). Wired for story: the writer's guide to using brain science to hook readers from the very first sentence. First edition. Berkeley: Ten Speed Press.

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Cron, Lisa. 2012. Wired for Story: The Writer's Guide to Using Brain Science to Hook Readers From the Very First Sentence. Berkeley: Ten Speed Press.

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Cron, Lisa, Wired for Story: The Writer's Guide to Using Brain Science to Hook Readers From the Very First Sentence. Berkeley: Ten Speed Press, 2012.

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Cron, Lisa. Wired for Story: The Writer's Guide to Using Brain Science to Hook Readers From the Very First Sentence. First edition. Berkeley: Ten Speed Press, 2012. Print.

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