Books On Writing

From writing courses I find that I have various book recommendations.

Some of these I have actually read.

If I find any that are any good I will include a review at some point.

I suspect that this list will grow with time:

Book Author ISBN
Creative Writing: A Practical Guide


Creative writing a practical guide

Julia Casterton 1403942633
On Writing: A Memoir of the Craft


on writing

Stephen King 9781444723250
The Writer’s Block: 786 Ideas To Jump-start Your Imagination



Jason Rekulak 0762409487
The Writer’s Voice


The Writer's Voice

Al Alvarez 0747579318
What If?: Writing Exercises for Fiction Writers


what if

Anne Bernays 0062720066
The Situation and the Story: The Art of Personal Narrative


situation and story

Vivian Gornick 0374528586
Writing Down the Bones: Freeing the Writer Within


writing down the bones

Natalie Goldberg 9781611803082
Grammar Guide – the way the English Language Works



Gordon Jarvie 0747513856
Eats, Shoots and Leaves


eats shoots leaves

Lynne Truss 1861976127
Writers Handbook

(A different one is published each year)

Writers' Handbook

J. Paul Dyson 1909935131
Writers’ & Artists’ Yearbook

(a new version is published each year)

writers and artists

A & C Black Publishers Ltd 9781472935052

Hopefully you will find some of them readable and/or useful.

I welcome suggestions for other books that I have not included.

Author: Phil Maud

Keen on privacy and IT Security. Interested in things that are broken and rusty. I use blogging to improve my writing.

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