How do you turn a good essay into a great one?
First, by mastering the art of the traditional five-part essay you learned in school, and then, by bending the rules. With a little originality and resourcefulness, your writing can go from commonplace to compelling in no time.
Too often, high school students know the nuts and bolts of writing, but they don;t know the finer points that will make their work stand out. Essay Writing Step-by-Step takes you through the steps of writing an essay, whether it's for a college application or an in-class assignment.
Includes: Details on the stages of the essay-writing process Sample essays In-depth advice for descriptive, narrative, persuassive, and personal essays Bonus section on writing for school newspapers