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  • Well-Spoken Thesaurusby Tom Heehler

    Sourcebooks, Inc. 2011; US$ 12.99

    The Ultimate Guide to Powerful Language more...

  • Successful Science Communicationby David J. Bennett; Richard C. Jennings; Walter Bodmer

    Cambridge University Press 2011; US$ 36.00

    Practical guide providing background, know-how and working examples of successful communication for practising scientists, courses and professionals at all levels. more...

  • Oxford Guide to Effective Writing and Speakingby John Seely

    Oxford University Press 2013; US$ 24.99

    The Oxford Guide to Effective Writing and Speaking is the essential guide for everyone who needs to communicate in clear and effective English, both written and spoken. John Seely looks at the key factors to consider in tailoring your material so that you get your message across, such as understanding the demands of particular audiences, subjects,... more...

  • Aristotle's Poetics for Screenwritersby Michael Tierno

    Hyperion 2012; US$ 25.94

    An insightful how-to guide for writing screenplays that uses Aristotle's great work as a guide. Long considered the bible for storytellers, Aristotle's Poetics is a fixture of college courses on everything from fiction writing to dramatic theory. Now Michael Tierno shows how this great work can be an invaluable resource to screenwriters or anyone... more...

  • The Creative Writer's Workshop, 5th Editionby Cathy Birch

    Constable & Robinson 2012; US$ 10.19

    This book aims to get you writing and keep you writing - and help you enjoy your writing to the full. It will show you how to free your own unique voice and create original, individual work. It is packed with exercises, visualisation techniques, flow charts, dream-work and word webs that will enable you to explore the treasures of your subconscious,... more...

  • The Situation and the Storyby Vivian Gornick

    Farrar, Straus and Giroux 2002; US$ 15.99

    A guide to the art of personal writing, by the author of Fierce Attachments and The End of the Novel of Love All narrative writing must pull from the raw material of life a tale that will shape experience, transform event, deliver a bit of wisdom. In a story or a novel the "I" who tells this tale can be, and often is, an unreliable narrator... more...

  • Writing Workshopby Ralph Fletcher; JoAnn Portalupi

    Heinemann 2001; US$ 26.25

    Fletcher and Portalupi explain the principles behind the writing workshop and explore the major components that make it work. Each chapter addresses an essential element, then suggests five or six specific things a teacher can do to implement the idea under discussion. There?s also a separate chapter entitled ?What About Skills,? which shows how to... more...

  • Alive in the Writingby Kirin Narayan

    University of Chicago Press 2012; US$ 20.00

    Anton Chekhov is revered as a boldly innovative playwright and short story writer—but he wrote more than just plays and stories. In  Alive in the Writing —an intriguing hybrid of writing guide, biography, and literary analysis—anthropologist and novelist Kirin Narayan introduces readers to some other sides of Chekhov: his pithy,... more...

  • Awaken the Writer Withinby Cathy Birch

    How To Books 2005; US$ 17.00

    Helps you with your desire to write and shows how to fulfil this desire. This book includes: visualisation techniques, flow charts, and word webs. Each of these is designed to help you to explore both your conscious and your subconscious mind and to harness your creativity with a view to developing your characters, settings, plot and dialogue. more...

  • New Hart's Rulesby Oxford Reference

    Oxford University Press 2014; US$ 16.99

    For over a hundred years, Hart's Rules has been the authority on style, helping writers and editors prepare copy for publication. The latest edition of this guide has been updated for the twenty-first century using the resources of Oxford Dictionaries and with the advice of publishing experts.Twenty-one chapters give information on all aspects... more...