7 basic plots of storytelling


A whistle-stop tour of the entire canon of literature, revealing the seven basic plots behind all stories.

Christopher Booker has established a reputation as one of Britain’s most original writers and journalists. The founding editor of Private Eye, his books have ranged from The Neophiliacs to The Great Deception (2003) and the hugely successful Seven Basic Plots – Why We Tell Stories (2004) both published by Continuum.

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