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Short Circuit: A Guide to the Art of the Short Story (Salt Guides for Readers and Writers) Paperback – 27 Oct 2009

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  • Paperback: 288 pages
  • Publisher: Salt Publishing (27 Oct. 2009)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 1844717240
  • ISBN-13: 978-1844717248
  • Product Dimensions: 15.6 x 1.5 x 23.4 cm
  • Average Customer Review: 4.9 out of 5 stars 11 customer reviews
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 542,512 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
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An essential read. Short Circuit is a collection of essays from writers who are passionate (and successfully!) about short fiction. A real gold mine of insights and ideas for aspiring writers and for those seeking a refresher. (The Bridport Prize)

About the Author

Vanessa Gebbie is a novelist and award-winning short story writer. Author of two collections: Words from a Glass Bubble and Storm Warning (Salt), her novel The Coward’s Tale (Bloomsbury UK/US) was selected as a UK Financial Times Book of the Year and Guardian readers’ book of the year. Her stories have been commissioned by literary journals, the British Council, for BBC Radio 3 and BBC Radio 4, and are widely anthologised. www.vanessagebbie.com

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