ISBN 9789966846839
Pages 130
Dimensions 210 x 148 mm
Published 2009
Publisher University of Nairobi Press, Kenya
Format Paperback

Creative Writing In Prose

by Marjorie Oludhe Macgoye

Creative Writing In Prose is centered on novel writing but touches on other prose forms. It covers the process from the germination of the story to the submission of the manuscript for publication. Plot, narrative methods, the recording of dialogue and the subtle relationship between story and theme are all examined.

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About the Author

Marjorie Oludhe Macgoye

Marjorie Oludhe Macgoye is one of Africa's most prolific writers of novels, short stories and children's books. She has won The Sinclair Prize for Fiction and second place in the Jomo Kenyatta Prize for Literature. She has also worked as a bookseller in East Africa.