Thrice Told Tales: Three Mice Full of Writing Advice

By LEWIS, Catherine

 Not Rated. Be the first to rate this product!

ISBN
978-1-4169-5784-3
Publisher
S & S Atheneum


REVIEWS

School Library Journal

Starred Review on September 1, 2013  |  Nonfiction

Gr 8 Up—Lewis offers a witty and whimsical guide for burgeoning scribes that includes definitions of common literary terms as well as writing advice. With a page or two devoted to each, elements such as intertextuality, farce, foreshadowing, and leitmotif are explained using the nursery rhyme about three blind mice. The author has created a background story for...Log In or Sign Up to Read More

Junior Library Guild

Reviewed on September 1, 2013

A helpful, approachable reference that addresses nearly a hundred literary terms using playful language and reoccurring jokes between three blind mice. Catherine Lewis creatively teaches concepts and demonstrates how to apply them. For example, the page defining sentimentality is set up as a publisher’s rejection letter to Pee Wee mouse. He is asked to embrace “ambiguity, tension,...Log In or Sign Up to Read More

Become a Pro


This feature is only available to Pro subscribers. Please log in, or upgrade your subscription.

Add To My List

cover
by

This feature is only available to Pro subscribers. Please log in, or upgrade your subscription.

Export


This feature is only available to Pro subscribers. Please log in, or upgrade your subscription.

Save List Search Query


This feature is only available to Pro subscribers. Please log in, or upgrade your subscription.

Follow Lists


This feature is only available to Pro subscribers. Please log in, or upgrade your subscription.