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Where we don’t have our own reviews, the books chosen are based on high star ratings and good reader reviews.
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General Writing Resources

Aspects of the NovelAspects of the Novel
by E.M. Forster
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Ernest Hemingway on WritingErnest Hemingway on Writing
by Ernest Hemingway and Larry W. Phillips
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Fiction Writer's WorkshopFiction Writer’s Workshop
by Josip Novakovich
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How Fiction WorksHow Fiction Works
by James Wood
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Negotiating with the Dead: A Writer on WritingNegotiating with the Dead: A Writer on Writing
by Margaret Atwood
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On Writing: A Memoir of the CraftOn Writing: A Memoir of the Craft
by Stephen King
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Reading Like a WriterReading Like a Writer: A Guide for People Who Love Books and for Those Who Want to Write Them
by Francine Prose
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The Art of FictionThe Art of Fiction
by David Lodge
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 For the Poet in You

A Poetry HandbookA Poetry Handbook
by Mary Oliver
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The Making of a PoemThe Making of a Poem: A Norton Anthology of Poetic Forms
by Mark Strand
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The Ode Less TravelledThe Ode Less Travelled: Unlocking the Poet Within
by Stephen Fry
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The Poet's CompanionThe Poet’s Companion
by Kim Addonizio, Dorianne Laux
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Script & Screenwriting Must-Have’s

The Crafty Art of PlaymakingThe Crafty Art of Playmaking
by Alan Ayckbourn
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Save The Cat: The Last Book on Screenwriting You'll Ever NeedSave the Cat: The Last Book on Screenwriting That You’ll Ever Need
by Blake Snyder
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Screenplay: The Foundation of ScreenwritingScreenplay: The Foundation of Screenwriting: A Step by Step Guide from Concept to Finished Script
by Syd Field
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Writing for RadioWriting for Radio: 2nd Edition: How to Write Plays, Features and Short Stories That Get You on Air
by Shaun MacLoughlin
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