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Want and Need in Nonfiction

It’s great to see more people writing about storytelling technique in reference to nonfiction. 

I’ve just finished Shawn Coyne’s book on storytelling which although aimed at authors is still useful for the nonfiction storyteller. Here he discusses how a fiction requirement - character wants and needs - can be transferred to nonfiction stories. 

Filed under storytelling shawn coyne adam westbrook story grid narrative malcolm gladwell reading books