This title of the popular School Smarts collection takes the mystery out of the writing process Girls will learn how to use words effectively in creative writing and in their schoolwork, with topics including how to find their voice, create characters, and tackle research papers A handy reference section provides quick access to commonly misspelled words, irregular verbs, punctuation rules, and Ten tear out Creative Sparks cards help combat writer s block and inspire stories


10 thoughts on “Writing Smarts: A Girl's Guide to Writing Great Poetry, Stories, School Reports, and More!

  1. Trina Marie Trina Marie says:

    LOVE this book It s so pretty and full of different writing inspiration American Girl is brilliant also found this at Goodwill


  2. Shae Pigarelli Shae Pigarelli says:

    This book is a helpful book on how to write better papers and great poetry Writing Smarts breaks down all the compounds of writing a paper into making a huge project bemanageable In this book it also helps you to catch grammar mistakes and to useexciting words to describe instead of words that are used all of the time Writing Smarts introduces two different types of poetry and explains how to write them It also gives many fun exercises to get you brain pumping full of ideas.Eve This book is a helpful book on how to write better papers and great poetry Writing Smarts breaks down all the compounds of writing a paper into making a huge project bemanageable In this book it also helps you to catch grammar mistakes and to useexciting words to describe instead of words that are used all of the time Writing Smarts introduces two different types of poetry and explains how to write them It also gives many fun exercises to get you brain pumping full of ideas.Even though this wasn t the most entertaining book I have ever read, I m very glad I chose to read this book After reading this book I think I will be able to improve my writing skills by usingdescriptive words and make my writingexciting I really enjoy poetry but I am not the best at writing it This book helped me get my brain moving and thinking about how I wanted to write in the future This book is definitely a must read to help with some basic writing techniques


  3. Juli Anna Juli Anna says:

    This was OK The prompts were fairly inventive, and editing info was solid, but the writing itself was somewhat vapid There is no hint anywhere that writing could possibly be a struggle whenever writing troubles are brought up, the advice is merely to just write it will be ok which isn t entirely helpful.


  4. Eliza Eliza says:

    not what i was expecting I guesss, and wrong age range Would be great for elementary students Loved the graphics tho


  5. Jen Jen says:

    This book really helps get your creative juices flowing There are all kinds of creative tips and tricks from this book that will surely be put to good use


  6. Rachel Rachel says:

    It was okay.


  7. Mary Foxe Mary Foxe says:

    This helped me as a child to learn how to write better.


  8. Marisa Marisa says:

    Good help for simple writing assignments in like middle school, though I ve caught myself looking at it during my early high school years.


  9. Sandra Lewis Sandra Lewis says:

    this is a very special book and educational too I plan to read it many time in the future.


  10. Darcy DeSpain Darcy DeSpain says:

    Geared for kids girls for writing in school Still helpful though for first starting off with writing.