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Writing radar: using your journal to snoop out and craft great stories

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"Bursting with practical tips and tricks, such as creating actual story-finding maps of your neighborhood, this book will help you build confidence and establish good writing habits as you learn to use a journal to snoop out plots full of action and emotion about yourself, your family, your friends, your neighbors, and your pets. As Jack shows you hot to shape your rough ideas, organize plots, and polish drafts to shiny perfection, he also shares his own missteps - and ultimate success - as a would-be writer in middle school."
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ISBN:
9780374304560
9781427291233
Reading Level:
MG
Level 6.1, 5 Points
Lexile measure:
940L
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title_display Writing radar : using your journal to snoop out and craft great stories
title_full Writing Radar Using Your Journal to Snoop Out and Craft Great Stories
Writing radar : using your journal to snoop out and craft great stories / Jack Gantos
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title_sub using your journal to snoop out and craft great stories
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Creative writing
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Juvenile Nonfiction
Language Arts
Vocational guidance