Essentially Writing exposes budding young writers to various styles of writing. Students have the opportunity to explore creative and formal writing in lots of different forms. It also contains fun sources of inspiration for the person who believes that that they have nothing to say, and great structuring techniques for the person who knows that they have too much to say! Look out for the highly innovative Story Starter Cards which can initiate literally thousands of possible story ideas. For the student beginning to write in formal structures, easy to follow chapters on Essay Writing, Instructional Writing and Persuasive Writing will help overcome those early nerves.