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New Releases Tagged "Writing"

Because Internet: Understanding the New Rules of Language
Becoming Superman: My Journey from Poverty to Hollywood
Screen Tests
Look! I Wrote a Book! (and You Can Too!)
Broken Places & Outer Spaces: Finding Creativity in the Unexpected
The Sentence is Death (Hawthorne, #2)
Furious Hours: Murder, Fraud, and the Last Trial of Harper Lee
Big Magic: Creative Living Beyond Fear
A Ladder to the Sky
Becoming Mrs. Lewis
Because Internet: Understanding the New Rules of Language
Semicolon: The Past, Present, and Future of a Misunderstood Mark
Art Matters
I'd Rather Be Reading: The Delights and Dilemmas of the Reading Life
The Cost of Living: A Working Autobiography
Becoming Superman: My Journey from Poverty to Hollywood
Reader, Come Home: The Reading Brain in a Digital World
Working: Researching, Interviewing, Writing
Dreyer’s English: An Utterly Correct Guide to Clarity and Style
On Writing: A Memoir of the Craft
Bird by Bird: Some Instructions on Writing and Life
The Elements of Style
On Writing Well: The Classic Guide to Writing Nonfiction
Writing Down the Bones: Freeing the Writer Within
Zen in the Art of Writing
Eats, Shoots & Leaves: The Zero Tolerance Approach to Punctuation
The Writing Life
Self-Editing for Fiction Writers: How to Edit Yourself Into Print
Plot & Structure: Techniques and Exercises for Crafting a Plot That Grips Readers from Start to Finish
The War of Art: Break Through the Blocks & Win Your Inner Creative Battles
The Artist's Way
Story: Substance, Structure, Style, and the Principles of Screenwriting
The Writer's Journey: Mythic Structure for Writers
Diary of a Worm by Doreen CroninDiary of a Fly by Doreen CroninDiary of a Spider by Doreen CroninUFO Diary by Satoshi KitamuraA Mouse's Diary by Michelle Cartlidge
Diary Picture Books
10 books — 3 voters

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
706 books — 1,251 voters
Words are our Sorcery by Karl WigginsBandersnatch by Diana Pavlac GlyerThe Blue Book of Grammar and Punctuation by Jane StrausWrede on Writing by Patricia C. WredeThe Elements of Style by William Strunk Jr.
Books about Words
66 books — 19 voters

E.L. Doctorow
Writing is a socially acceptable form of schizophrenia.
E.L. Doctorow

Saul Bellow
You never have to change anything you got up in the middle of the night to write.
Saul Bellow

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