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  • The Writing of Fictionby Edith Wharton

    Scribner 2014; US$ 12.99

    A rare work of nonfiction from Edith Wharton, The Writing of Fiction contains brilliant advice on writing from the first woman ever to win a Pulitzer Prize -- for her first novel The Age of Innocence. In The Writing of Fiction, Wharton provides general comments on the roots of modern fiction, the various approaches to writing a piece of fiction,... more...

  • Mastering the Craft of Writingby Stephen Wilbers

    F+W Media 2014; US$ 19.99 US$ 16.39

    Make Every Word Memorable! To be remembered for your words, you need to write with skill and style. Whether you're crafting a novel, composing an e-mail, or creating a technical report, Mastering the Craft of Writing presents 52 practical techniques to improve your prose. Spend a week with each technique, or use this book as a go-to reference.... more...

  • The Art of Time in Memoirby Sven Birkerts

    Graywolf Press 2014; US$ 12.99

    The Art Of series is a new line of books reinvigorating the practice of craft and criticism. Each book will be a brief, witty, and useful exploration of fiction, nonfiction, or poetry by a writer impassioned by a singular craft issue. The Art Of volumes will provide a series of sustained examinations of key but sometimes neglected aspects of creative... more...

  • No Plot? No Problem! Revised and Expanded Editionby Chris Baty

    Chronicle Books LLC 2014; US$ 11.99

    Chris Baty, founder of the wildly successful literary marathon known as National Novel Writing Month, has completely revised and expanded his definitive handbook for extreme noveling. Chris pulls from over 15 years of results-oriented writing experience to pack this compendium with new tips and tricks, ranging from week-by-week quick reference guides... more...

  • Depraved Englishby Peter Novobatzky; Ammon Shea

    St. Martin's Press 2014; US$ 8.99

    From aboiement to zooerastia , a guided tour of the lantrified underbelly of the English language This unusual, un-put-downable little volume by Peter Novobatzky and Ammon Shea collects more than three hundred of the English language's most disgusting, offensive, and obscene words--words that have fallen out of common usage but will no doubt delight,... more...

  • Compass Pointsby Suzanne Ruthven

    John Hunt Publishing 2014; US$ 5.99

    The essential guide to sharpening dialogue. more...

  • Writing New Adult Fictionby Deborah Halverson

    F+W Media 2014; US$ 17.99 US$ 14.75

    Join the New Adult Fiction revolution! From Sylvia Day's Bared to You to Jamie McGuire's Beautiful Disaster , new adult fiction has arrived--and it's hotter than ever. But there's more to this category than its 18-to-26-year-old characters: The success of your story depends on authentically depicting the transition of your young protagonists... more...

  • Schaum's Easy Outline of Writing and Grammarby William Spruiell; Dorothy Zemach

    McGraw-Hill Education 2001; US$ 13.00 US$ 10.66

    Boiled-down essentials of the top-selling Schaum's Outline series for the student with limited time What could be better than the bestselling Schaum's Outline series? For students looking for a quick nuts-and-bolts overview, it would have to be Schaum's Easy Outline series. Every book in this series is a pared-down, simplified, and tightly focused... more...

  • ¡Quiero publicar mi libro!by Juan Triviņo Guirado

    Tyndale House Publishers, Inc. 2015; US$ 10.99

    Ya lo has conseguido: batallaste contra los elementos y contra tus limitaciones, y has conseguido terminar de escribir ese libro con el que llevabas soñando tanto tiempo. Lo miras con orgullo de padre y todo lo que te invade es la ilusión del logro conseguido. Derepente, una pregunta te cruza la mente: ¿Y ahora qué? Como escritor,... more...

  • The Art of Descriptionby Mark Doty

    Graywolf Press 2014; US$ 11.99

    "It sounds like a simple thing, to say what you see," Mark Doty begins. "But try to find words for the shades of a mottled sassafras leaf, or the reflectivity of a bay on an August morning, or the very beginnings of desire stirring in the gaze of someone looking right into your eyes . . ." Doty finds refuge in the sensory experience found in poems... more...