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Dynamic Dialogue

Dynamic Dialogue

(2014)
(The fourth book in the Red Sneaker series)
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Dynamic dialogue can turn an otherwise ordinary novel into a delightful read, but dull, uninspired dialogue will cause readers to lose interest and try something else. In this book, bestselling author William Bernhardt, renowned for his handling of dialogue, explains his techniques for making characters come to life through their words. He explains the importance of matching character and dialogue, of avoiding dialogue that's "on-the-nose," and the value of using dialogue to suggest what no one will say aloud. Bernhardt explains how to enrich your story and quicken the pace with dramatic and clever dialogue exchanges, skillful use of dialogue beats, and subtext. The book also includes exercises designed to help writers apply these ideas to their own writing. William Bernhardt is the bestselling author of more than thirty books, including the blockbuster Ben Kincaid novels and Nemesis: The Final Case of Eliot Ness, currently in production as an NBC miniseries. Bernhardt is also one of the most sought-after writing instructors in the nation. He is the only person to have received the Southern Writers Gold Medal Award, the Royden B. Davis Distinguished Author Award (U Penn) and the H. Louise Cobb Distinguished Author Award (OSU), which is given "in recognition of an outstanding body of work that has profoundly influenced the way in which we understand ourselves and American society at large." The Red Sneaker Writing Center is dedicated to helping writers achieve their literary goals. What is a red sneaker writer? A committed writer seeking useful instruction and guidance rather than obfuscation and attitude. Red sneakers get the job done and so do red sneaker writers, by paying close attention to their art and craft, committing to hard work, and never quitting. Are you a red sneaker writer? If so, this book is for you.

 
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Paperback Editions

February 2014 : USA Paperback
Title: Dynamic Dialogue: Letting Your Story Speak (The Red Sneaker Writers Books Series)
Author(s): William Bernhardt
ISBN: 0-9893789-4-2 / 978-0-9893789-4-9 (USA edition)
Publisher: Babylon Books
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   

Audio Editions

March 2014 : USA Audio edition
Title: Dynamic Dialogue: Letting Your Story Speak (Red Sneaker Writers Book)
Author(s): William Bernhardt
Publisher: Babylon Books
Availability: Amazon   

March 2014 : UK Audio edition
Title: Dynamic Dialogue: Letting Your Story Speak (Red Sneaker Writers Book)
Author(s): William Bernhardt
Publisher: Babylon Books
Availability: Amazon UK   

Kindle Editions

February 2014 : USA, Canada, UK Kindle edition
Title: Dynamic Dialogue: Letting Your Story Speak (Red Sneaker Writers Book Series 4)
Author(s): William Bernhardt
Publisher: Babylon Books
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   



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