Wonderbook: The Illustrated Guide to Creating Imaginative Fiction by Jeff VanderMeer

Wonderbook: The Illustrated Guide to Creating Imaginative Fiction

Jeff VanderMeer with Jeremy Zerfoss (Illustrator), John Coulthart (Illustrator)

332 pages first pub 2013 (editions)

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Wonderbook has become the definitive guide to writing science fiction and fantasy by offering an accessible, example-rich approach that emphasizes the importance of playfulness as well as pragmatism. It also exploits the visual nature of genre cul...

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Moods

informative 88%
inspiring 74%
reflective 34%
funny 30%
challenging 23%
lighthearted 20%
adventurous 16%
hopeful 6%
mysterious 2%
relaxing 2%

Pace

medium 61%
slow 28%
fast 10%

Average rating

4.29

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