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The Elements of Academic Style

by Eric Hayot

Eric Hayot teaches graduate students and faculty in literary and cultural studies how to think and write like a professional scholar. From granular concerns, such as sentence structure and grammar, to big-picture...


Communicating with Intelligence

by James S. Major

Aimed at students, faculty, and practitioners, the book is designed to provide all necessary information on how to prepare, write, and read intelligence publications. Divided in four parts, it first outlines...


Jumpstart Your Publishing Dreams

by W. Terry Whalin

Jumpstart Your Publishing Dreams covers the essential skills for every writer to be published and uses the word ?publish? in the broadest possible sense including books, online writing and printed magazine....


Writing Well in the 21st Century

by Linda Spencer

Writing Well in the 21st Century: The Five Essentials provides students, career-builders, and professional writers with the basic elements needed for writing in the 21st century. The book fully explains—and...


Fast Fiction

by Denise Jaden

Writers flock to National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo) each November because it provides a procrastination-busting deadline. But only a fraction of the participants meet their goal. Denise Jaden was part...


…The scrivener? I would prefer not to

by Antonio Chiummo

Studies on writing drawn from the novel by Herman Melville “Bartleby the scrivener” and imagine in a subject film


Polishing Your Prose

by Victor Cahn, Steven Cahn & Mary Ann Caws

This singular book illustrates how to edit a piece of prose and enhance its clarity of thought and felicity of style. The authors first present ten principles of effective composition, and then scrutinize three...


Lettering From A to Z

by Phawnda Moore

Spark Your Creativity with Calligraphy

“I found Lettering from A to Z to be an open door, inviting me to play and create in entirely new ways.” —Sherry Richert Belul, author of Say it Now and founder of...


Our Endless and Proper Work

by Ron Hogan

Writer and editorial consultant Ron Hogan helps readers develop an ongoing writing practice as an end in and of itself, not a means to publication.

Many people pick up the guitar without eyeing a career as a...


Research Strategies: Finding    Your Way Through the Information Fog

by William Badke

Everyone does research. Some just do it better than others. In this chaotic world of information and misinformation, referred to as ?information fog,? university students, in particular, need to learn how to...


The Associated Press Guide to News Writing, 4th Edition

by Peterson's

The Associated Press Guide to News Writing, is the standard professional resource for both novice and experienced news writers. This practical handbook is the ideal writing style guide for all reporters, writers,...


A Writer's Guide to Speculative Fiction: Science Fiction and Fantasy

by Crawford Kilian & Silvia Moreno-Garcia

You can create believable science fiction and fantasy worlds Speculative fiction is an umbrella genre enveloping the ever-expanding genres of science fiction and fantasy, and best-selling science fiction and...


The Author’s Checklist

by Elizabeth K. Kracht

An Indispensable Guide for All Writers in All Genres

The bad news: even really good manuscripts have weak spots that are enough to garner rejections from agents and publishers. The good news: most of these...


Writing the Memoir: From Truth to Art, Second Edit

by Judith Barrington

Since Writing the Memoir came out in early 1997 it has sold roughly 80,000 copies and is consistently praised as "the best book on memoir out there." It is thought-provoking, explanatory, and practical: each...


Writing the Memoir: From Truth to Art, Second Edit

by Judith Barrington

Since Writing the Memoir came out in early 1997 it has sold roughly 80,000 copies and is consistently praised as "the best book on memoir out there." It is thought-provoking, explanatory, and practical: each...


A Writer's Paris

by Eric Maisel

Enrich your life and write with more intensity than ever on a spirit-renewing adventure in the City of Light. Experience Paris not as a tourist but as a creator, where you dedicate yourself to the bohemian life...


A Writer's Paris

by Eric Maisel

Enrich your life and write with more intensity than ever on a spirit-renewing adventure in the City of Light. Experience Paris not as a tourist but as a creator, where you dedicate yourself to the bohemian life...


Fruits

by Lisa Thompson

Nutrients are essential components that are important in the body's functions and processes. Each of these nutrients performs a particular work to promote good health. Every day, the body produces skin, bones,...


Reading Writing

by Julien Gracq

Every reader is a potential writer, and every writer is a reader in actuality. Reading Writing is a subjective history of fiction and poetry and a personal meditation on the links between literature and two...


How to Make a New Product Every Day

by George Saoulidis

This is a product.

The sentence above will make more sense once you read this guide. If you're a creator, an entrepreneur or a producer and want to take your business to the next level, this guide is for you....