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  • How to Write About Contemporary Art
    How to Write About Contemporary Art (English, Paperback) Gilda Williams

    Suitable for students, arts professionals and other aspiring writers, this book navigates readers through the key elements of style and content, from the aims and structure of a piece to its tone and language.

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  • Do the Work
    Do the Work (English, Paperback) Steven Pressfield

    "There is an enemy. There is an intelligent, active, malign force working against us. Step one is to recognize this. This recognition alone is enormously powerful. It saved my life, and it will save yours." ...

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  • A Christmas Cornucopia
    A Christmas Cornucopia (English, Hardback) Mark Forsyth

    For something that happens every year of our lives, we really don't know much about Christmas. We don't know that the date we celebrate was chosen by a madman, or that Christmas, etymologically speaking, means "Go away, Christ." Nor do we know that Christmas was first celebrated in 243 AD on March 28?and only moved to December 25 in 354 AD. We're oblivious to the fact that the advent calendar was...

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  • MLA Handbook
    MLA Handbook (English, Paperback) Modern Language Association

    The Modern Language Association, the authority on research and writing, takes a fresh look at documenting sources in the eighth edition of the MLA Handbook. Shorter and redesigned for easy use, the eighth edition of the MLA Handbook guides writers through the principles behind evaluating sources for their research.

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  • The Reading Strategies Book
    The Reading Strategies Book (English, Paperback) Jennifer Serravallo

    With hit books that support strategic reading through conferring, small groups, and assessment, Jen Serravallo gets emails almost daily asking, "Isn't there a book of the strategies themselves?" Now there is....

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  • Into The Woods
    Into The Woods (Paperback) John Yorke

    Takes us on a journey to the heart of storytelling, revealing that there truly is a unifying shape to narrative forms - one that echoes the fairytale journey into the woods and, like any great art, comes from deep within.

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  • You Talkin' To Me?
    You Talkin' To Me? (English, Paperback) Sam Leith

    Rhetoric is what gives words power. It's nothing to be afraid of. It isn't the exclusive preserve of politicians: it's everywhere, from your argument with the insurance company to your plea to the waitress for a table near the window. This book examines how people have taught, practiced and thought about rhetoric from its Attic origins onwards.

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  • The Elements of Eloquence
    The Elements of Eloquence (Paperback) Mark Forsyth

    Mark Forsyth's `sparkling' (Charles Moore, Daily Telegraph) and idiosyncratically brilliant third book.

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  • Lonely Planet French Phrasebook & Dictionary
    Lonely Planet French Phrasebook & Dictionary (English, Paperback) Lonely Planet

    Lonely Planet French Phrasebook & Dictionary is your handy passport to culturally enriching travels with the most relevant and useful French phrases and vocabulary for all your travel needs. With language tools in your back pocket, you can truly get to the heart of wherever you go, so begin your journey now!

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  • Film Art: An Introduction
    Film Art: An Introduction (English, Paperback) Bordwell

    Connect is the only integrated learning system that empowers students by continuously adapting to deliver precisely what they need, when they need it, and how they need it, so that your class time is more engaging and effective....

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  • 642 Tiny Things to Write About
    642 Tiny Things to Write About (English, Notebook / blank book) Po Bronson

    642 Tiny Things to Write About presents oodles of delightful and thought-provoking writing prompts, packaged in an uber-cute, irresistible and tiny new format.

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  • Oxford English Mini Dictionary
    Oxford English Mini Dictionary (English, Paperback) Oxford Dictionaries

    An easy-to-use dictionary containing 90,000 up-to-date words, phrases, and definitions.

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  • Lonely Planet German Phrasebook & Dictionary
    Lonely Planet German Phrasebook & Dictionary (English, Paperback) Lonely Planet

    Lonely Planet German Phrasebook & Dictionary is your handy passport to culturally enriching travels with the most relevant and useful German phrases and vocabulary for all your travel needs. With language tools in your back pocket, you can truly get to the heart of wherever you go, so begin your journey now!

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  • Ted Talks Storytelling
    Ted Talks Storytelling (English, Paperback) Akash Karia

    "Every speaker can put these ideas into practice immediately -- and they should!"~ Dr. Richard C. Harris, Certified World Class Speaking Coach...

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  • The Art of Memoir
    The Art of Memoir (English, Paperback) Mary Karr

    Credited with sparking the current memoir explosion, Mary Karr's The Liars' Club spent more than a year at the top of the New York Times list. She followed with two other smash bestsellers: Cherry and Lit, which were critical hits as well....

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  • Writer's Market 2018
    Writer's Market 2018 (English, Paperback) Robert Lee Brewer

    The most trusted guide to getting published! Want to get published and paid for your writing? Let Writer's Market 2018 guide you with thousands of publishing opportunities--including listings for book publishers, consumer and trade magazines, contests and awards, and literary agents.

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  • The Emotion Thesaurus
    The Emotion Thesaurus (English, Paperback) Angela Ackerman

    One of the biggest problem areas for writers is conveying a character's emotions to the reader in a unique, compelling way. This book comes to the rescue by highlighting 75 emotions and listing the possible body language cues, thoughts, and visceral responses for each. Written in an easy-to-navigate list format, readers can draw inspiration from character cues that range in intensity to match any...

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  • On Writing Well
    On Writing Well (English, Paperback) William Zinsser

    Warns against common errors in structure, style, and diction, and explains the fundamentals of conducting interviews and writing travel, scientific, sports, critical, and humorous articles. Reprint.

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  • How to Write Dazzling Dialogue
    How to Write Dazzling Dialogue (English, Paperback) James Scott Bell $12.94
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  • The Anatomy of Story
    The Anatomy of Story (English, Paperback) John Truby

    "If you're ready to graduate from the boy-meets-girl league of screenwriting, meet John Truby . . . [his lessons inspire] epiphanies that make you see the contours of your psyche as sharply as your script."...

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