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How to Write a Great Script with Final Draft 9
How to Write a Great Script with Final Draft 9
by Wallace Wang
Edition: Paperback
Price: £10.17

5.0 out of 5 stars then you may find this approach annoying; however if you want a simple and clear ..., 22 Nov. 2014
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This book is written more as a guide to writing scripts, with the use of FD9 almost as an incidental element. So if you are an experienced writer and just want a straightforward guide and reference manual for FD9, then you may find this approach annoying; however if you want a simple and clear guide to script writing while learning FD9 at the same time, then this book does a great job.


What We Did On Our Holiday [DVD]
What We Did On Our Holiday [DVD]
Dvd ~ Rosamund Pike
Price: £6.99

4 of 9 people found the following review helpful
3.0 out of 5 stars I like 'Outumbered' and so came to this film with high ..., 22 Nov. 2014
I like 'Outumbered' and so came to this film with high expectations. Perhaps because of this I found it disappointing - yes, there are some amusing elements, but it manages to be both formulaic and contrived and lacks the charm and reality of 'Outnumbered'.


How to write a book in 90 days.(Extended)(A tried and tested system by a prolific author) (Soft Target Series)
How to write a book in 90 days.(Extended)(A tried and tested system by a prolific author) (Soft Target Series)
Price: £1.70

1 of 2 people found the following review helpful
2.0 out of 5 stars Very disappointing, 30 Mar. 2013
The author states that he started writing as a career choice and this book reflects the same mechanical approach to writing. That would be fine in so far as it goes, but this is a not a book but more like a simple article one might find in a magazine. The content is okay but there is just very little to it. If you want a guide like this then I suggest you get "Rock the Plot" instead.


SCRIPTWRITING: THE MECHANICS
SCRIPTWRITING: THE MECHANICS
Price: £7.46

5.0 out of 5 stars Highly recommended, 21 Feb. 2013
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An excellent little guide to scriptwriting. Guy Meredith states in his introduction that many guides on this subject are either too vague or too prescriptive. I would agree with this assessment and think that he has done a good job at steering a middle path between these two extremes. It is probably the most useful resource I have read on this subject.


NIV Alpha Bible In One Year (Bible Niv)
NIV Alpha Bible In One Year (Bible Niv)
Price: £6.99

1 of 2 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars An excellent resource, 21 Feb. 2013
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The NIV in One Year is well organised and well formatted for use on a digital device. That would deserve five stars on its own, but this version is particularly good value as it comes with the ability to receive daily reading notes by email which I have found very helpful. As a translation, the NIV is certainly not without its faults, but overall is still probably the best choice for daily reading.


Your Sitcom Mission... Should You Choose To Accept It
Your Sitcom Mission... Should You Choose To Accept It
Price: £4.62

5.0 out of 5 stars Essential reading for the aspiring sitcom writer, 18 Jan. 2013
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I have read many books about writing sitcoms. They have all been useful to some extent, but this book has without doubt been the most helpful. It draws together all of the key considerations involved in sitcom writing in a clear and logical way and is full of practical advice. This is hardly surprising given the deep involvement that Simon and Declan have with grass root sitcom writers. The book includes an addendum written by John Vorhaus. Although this is also very helpful, ideally the book would incorporate this material into a single work, since to some extent the two parts inevitably address some of the same issues but in different ways. This would make the book even more helpful. However, it would be churlish to knock off half a star for this rather picky point.


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