"The ninety-five lessons in this book provide a wealth of information for teaching leads, character, endings, stronger verbs, and much more. This new edition reestablishes Craft Lessons as the crucial "desert island book" for harried writing teachers everywhere."--Jacket.
Introduction Setting the table for craft Craft lessons K-2 Craft lessons 3-4 Craft lessons 5-8 Questions and answers.
Includes bibliographical references (page 177). "Children's books": 167-171.