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  • The Rules of Good Style: Teach Yourselfby Katherine Lapworth

    Hodder & Stoughton 2012; US$ 16.56

    Whether you are writing for personal or professional reasons, this book contains not only the eternal rules of fluent style, but also the latest rules for writing in the internet age. more...

  • 10 Rules of Writingby Elmore Leonard

    Orion 2012; US$ 14.34

    "These are rules I've picked up along the way to help me remain invisible when I'm writing a book, to help me show rather than tell what's taking place in the story." - Elmore Leonard For aspiring writers and lovers of the written word, this concise guide breaks down the writing process with simplicity and clarity. From adjectives and exclamation... more...

  • Writer's Little Helperby Jim Smith

    F+W Media 2005; US$ 14.99

    Big Fiction Advice from a Little Book There is nothing little about the dynamic fiction-writing advice inside The Writer's Little Helper . With big ideas, time-saving tips, and revision-made-easy charts, James V. Smith, Jr. offers effective guidance in short, easily checklists, Q&As, and practical tools. This book gives you everything you need... more...

  • Style & Circumstanceby Phineas J. Caruthers

    F+W Media 2012; US$ 14.95

    Stressed over syntax? Unsure about noun/verb agreement? Afraid to commit a grammatical faux pas? Fear not, dear reader. You have found yourself the perfect guide to proper grammar and style. This refresher on the modern rules of writing will help you regain your masterful grip of the English language. With plenty of instruction as well as a little... more...

  • The Banned Listby John Rentoul

    Elliott & Thompson 2012; US$ 7.99

    A manifesto for clear writing and an indictment of the damage done to the English language by the use of jargon   John Rentoul examines how poor writing and a reliance on jargon have damaged our ability to communicate with each other and makes the case for the use of clear English. He addresses the verbification of nouns, the use of waffle... more...

  • Fiction Writer's Workshopby Josip Novakovich

    F+W Media 1995; US$ 17.99

    Master the Elements of the Writing Workshop The great paradox of the writing life is that to be a good writer, you must be both interested in the world around you and comfortable working in solitude for hours on end. Fiction Writer's Workshop is designed to help you foster a strong sense of independence–of being and thinking on your own,... more...

  • For the Love of Lettersby Samara O'Shea

    HarperCollins 2009; US$ 15.99

    Have you ever wanted to write a thank-you note and suffered writer's block? Considered penning a passionate letter to your beloved, but had no idea where to begin? Needed to send a sympathy message, but couldn't find the right words? Fear not. Professional letter writer Samara O'Shea is here to spark your creativity and answer all your letter-writing... more...

  • Write for Your Lifeby Lawrence Block

    HarperCollins 2009; US$ 11.99

    Based on Lawrence Block's extremely popular seminar for writers. Discover Block's tips for overcoming writer's block and unleashing your creativity. more...

  • How Not to Write a Novelby Howard Mittelmark; Sandra Newman

    HarperCollins 2009; US$ 12.99

    "What do you think of my fiction book writing?" the aspiring novelist extorted. "Darn," the editor hectored, in turn. "I can not publish your novel! It is full of what we in the business call 'really awful writing.'" "But how shall I absolve this dilemma? I have already read every tome available on how to write well and get published!" The writer... more...

  • How to Not Write Badby Ben Yagoda

    Penguin Group US 2013; US$ 12.99

    Ben Yagoda's How to Not Write Bad illustrates how we can all write better, more clearly, and for a wider readership. He offers advice on what he calls "not-writing-badly," which consists of the ability, first, to craft sentences that are correct in terms of spelling, diction (word choice), punctuation, and grammar, and that also display clarity,... more...