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  1. says:

    Good reference guides for fantasy writers are few and far between I know because I’ve pawed through most of the options I took a shot in the dark in purchasing Alchemy With Words volume one of The Complete GuideTM to Writing Fantasy Published by a small press and written by a collection of fantasy authors who haven’t much collective experience or acclaim among them the book has much to recommend it—and m

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    NOTE MY REVIEWS OFTEN CONTAIN SPOILERSI found this book to be excellent It brings together a variety of writers with different takes and views on how to write things Most of the writers are entertaining and make you want to keep reading as you learn about their ways of doing things I only found fault with one chapter in the book t

  3. says:

    Nice in breath guide I did not stop and plan after reading every chapter I read everything straight like reading a fiction and it was fun

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    It took me practically forever to work my way through this book In this case it was a good thing for it gave me many ideas on how to develop my world story and characters The Complete Guide To Writing Fantasy vol 1 was a really good introduction on the sorts of things that go into writing The topics the authors covered were a bit about writing 6 chapters worth and details of a typical fantasy world setting such as clothing food fighting

  5. says:

    It's a good book and it would be a higher rating except for the plethora of typos

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    To provide some background I'm an aspiring fantasysci fi writer and this is the first book I've read on writing in the fantasy genre Prior to this I also read two of the most famous general writing advice books out there On Writing A Memoir of the Craft by Stephen King and Bird by Bird Some Instructions on Writing and Life by Anne Lamott both of which I enjoyed tremendously for different reasons If you're looking for writing inspiration

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    The Complete Guide to Writing Fantasy is a non fiction title with numerous contributing writers written for writers It is a compendium that covers a broad range of material for writers of fantasy and will be useful to those writing in this genre The Cover The image is a good fit for a non fiction title geared towards writers and the uill l

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    This is a pretty good collection of tips and tricks for the modern day fantasy writer This is multiple articles by a multit

  9. says:

    A semi decent guide to writing fantasy literature Although there is a wealth of information and advice contained within this was all mostly things I learned through middlegrade and high school I felt it was just ok It's still a good resource and primer for writing your own fantasy novel but don't have high exp

  10. says:

    All around this is an excellent resource Even though my book isn't set in a medieval culture I found tips I plan on using I have the other two books in the set and am looking forward to reading them I highly recommend this volume to anyone writing in the fantasy genre

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Inary Written by new and established voices of Science Fiction and Fantasy Alchemy With Words offers something for writers at all levels Its sag. It took me practically forever to work my way through this book In this case it was a good thing for it gave me many ideas on how to develop my world story and characters The Complete Guide To Writing Fantasy vol 1 was a really good introduction on the sorts of things that go into writing The topics the authors covered were a bit about writing 6 chapters worth and details of a typical fantasy world setting such as clothing food fighting etc 9 chapters At the end there was a chapter on using humour and another on publishing One of the main features of this book was the stress on good research The authors repeated point out that the the writer makes their world believable and accessible the likely they are going to succeed on writing a good story I will admit there were parts of the book I skimmed over This is because I didn t have an interest in the topic at the time Despite that there were other chapters that I wish they would have gone into detail about It is still an invaluable source of inspiration and knowledge and deserves a place on my writers resources shelf

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Jeanine Berry FictionFactorcom author of Dayspring Dawning and Daysprint Destiny The Complete Guide lives up to its name and goes beyond the ord. NOTE MY REVIEWS OFTEN CONTAIN SPOILERSI found this book to be excellent It brings together a variety of writers with different takes and views on how to write things Most of the writers are entertaining and make you want to keep reading as you learn about their ways of doing things I only found fault with one chapter in the book that by Milena Benini in which I felt she wrote in a condescending manner contradicted other sources on her topic and included absolutely no source list for her chapter basically informing the reader there was nothing in writing beyond her opinion Fortunately her work was only used for one chapter of the book The rest of the book is highly entertaining and each chapter included a source list giving you the option to both double check facts included and have sources available to you if you wanted to go further in depth with researching a topic What s great about the book is it s both a compendium on writing and a place to start for basic research on writing a fantasy novel set in medieval times I especially liked the chapters on combat and the method of planning out fight scenes so that they re choreographed to seem realistic I learned many things about weapons food fighting styles religions and various other topics in reading this book It includes multiple methods on character creation and goes extremely in depth into world building I would definitely consider it a must read and were it not for that one chapter would have given the book 5 stars