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Christopher Booker
The Seven Basic Plots: why we tell stories
Continuum International Publishing Group Ltd 2005

I was attracted to this book for a number of reasons, not least by the fact that its title told you exactly what it was about, reinforced by the witty cover by photographer Jonathan Ring showing a pile of books reflected in a metal film canister. 796 more words

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The seven basic plots.

I enjoy reading both fiction and non-fiction, and sometimes I like to read non-fiction about fiction. I loved reading ‘The Seven Basic Plots’ by Christopher Booker. 445 more words

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