(Don’t) Stop Me if You’ve Heard This Before

(Don't) Stop Me if You've Heard This Before

and Other Essays on Writing Fiction

by Peter Turchi

Peter Turchi’s third book on the craft of fiction goes beyond the basics to explore the intricate mechanics of storytelling.

In (Don’t) Stop Me If You’ve Heard This Before, Peter Turchi combines personal narrative and close reading of a wide range of stories and novels to reveal how writers create the fiction that matters to us. Building on his much-loved Maps of the Imagination: The Writer as Cartographer, ...

  • Paperback
  • 9781595349767
  • Published: January 2023


  • eBook
  • 9781595349774
  • Published: January 2023


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