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The Destiny Thief: Essays on Writing, Writers and Life
Sharp: The Women Who Made an Art of Having an Opinion
How to Write an Autobiographical Novel: Essays
Life Inside My Mind: 31 Authors Share Their Personal Struggles
Polly Diamond and the Magic Book
This Little Art
Strangers To Superfans: A Marketing Guide to the Reader Journey
New Worlds, Year One: A Writer's Guide to the Art of Worldbuilding
Love and Ruin
Big Magic: Creative Living Beyond Fear
For Everyone
Deep Work: Rules for Focused Success in a Distracted World
Tell Me More: Stories about the 12 Hardest Things I'm Learning to Say
Look Alive Out There
Very Good Lives: The Fringe Benefits of Failure and the Importance of Imagination
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Dot Journaling: A Practical Guide: How to Start and Keep the Planner, To-Do List, and Diary That’ll Actually Help You Get Your Life Together
The Recovering: Intoxication and Its Aftermath
The Rejected Writers' Book Club (Southlea Bay, #1)
No Time to Spare: Thinking About What Matters
Just the Funny Parts: ... And a Few Hard Truths About Sneaking Into the Hollywood Boys' Club
On Writing by Stephen KingThe Elements of Style by William Strunk Jr.Bird by Bird by Anne LamottWriting Down the Bones by Natalie GoldbergEats, Shoots & Leaves by Lynne Truss
Best Books on Writing
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High School Journalism
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Alphabet Picture Books
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Journals That Spark Extreme Creativity
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Popular Writing Books

On Writing: A Memoir of the Craft
Bird by Bird: Some Instructions on Writing and Life
The Elements of Style
Writing Down the Bones: Freeing the Writer Within
Zen in the Art of Writing
Eats, Shoots & Leaves: The Zero Tolerance Approach to Punctuation
On Writing Well: The Classic Guide to Writing Nonfiction
The Writing Life
Plot & Structure: Techniques and Exercises for Crafting a Plot That Grips Readers from Start to Finish
Self-Editing for Fiction Writers: How to Edit Yourself Into Print
The War of Art: Break Through the Blocks & Win Your Inner Creative Battles
The Artist's Way
No Plot? No Problem!: A Low-Stress, High-Velocity Guide to Writing a Novel in 30 Days
The Writer's Journey: Mythic Structure for Writers

Stephen King
The scariest moment is always just before you start.
Stephen King, On Writing: A Memoir of the Craft

Ray Bradbury
You must stay drunk on writing so reality cannot destroy you.
Ray Bradbury, Zen in the Art of Writing

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