The Resource Comedy writing secrets : the best-selling guide to writing funny & getting paid for it, Mark Shatz with Mel Helitzer, (ebook)

Comedy writing secrets : the best-selling guide to writing funny & getting paid for it, Mark Shatz with Mel Helitzer, (ebook)

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Comedy writing secrets : the best-selling guide to writing funny & getting paid for it
Title
Comedy writing secrets
Title remainder
the best-selling guide to writing funny & getting paid for it
Statement of responsibility
Mark Shatz with Mel Helitzer
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Language
eng
Summary
The Must-Have Guide to Humor Writing Bring on the funny! With Comedy Writing Secrets 3rd Edition, you can discover the secrets of humor writing that will keep your readers rolling in their seats. Learn the basics of joke construction, as well as in-depth comedy-writing techniques that you can apply to a variety of print and online markets. If your aim is to make 'em laugh--and make a career in comedy writing--then look no further. In this completely revised and refreshed edition, you'll discover:Hundreds of updated one-liners, anecdotes, and bits from top comedians like Louis C.K., Conan O'Brien, Tina Fey, Amy Schumer, Rodney Dangerfield, Jon Stewart, Steve Martin, Ellen DeGeneres, Jimmy Fallon, George Carlin, Zach Galifianakis, Stephen Colbert, Erma Bombeck, and more.Exclusive tips for injecting humor into articles, speeches, advertisements, greeting cards, and more.New instruction on writing for online markets and social media.Advice on brainstorming and editing to beat writer's block and generate new material.Exercises and expanded instructions for exaggeration, reverses, word play and more to practice and refine your writing skills.For more than twenty years, Comedy Writing Secrets has helped humor writers of all skill levels write and sell their work. With Comedy Writing Secrets 3rd Edition, you'll be laugh-out-loud funny and leave readers wanting more
Cataloging source
Midwest
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1955-
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Shatz, Mark
Dewey number
808.7
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Helitzer, Melvin
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  • Wit and humor
  • Electronic books
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adult
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Comedy writing secrets : the best-selling guide to writing funny & getting paid for it, Mark Shatz with Mel Helitzer, (ebook)
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multicolored
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text
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txt
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rdacontent
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unknown
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1 online resource
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  • online
  • electronic
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Digital content provided by hoopla
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9781599639635
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(electronic bk.)
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computer
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rdamedia
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c
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MWT12030334
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12030334
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MWT12030334
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Comedy writing secrets : the best-selling guide to writing funny & getting paid for it, Mark Shatz with Mel Helitzer, (ebook)
Link
Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781599639635
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Publisher number
MWT12030334
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
12030334
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MWT12030334
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Mode of access: World Wide Web

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