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

    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.

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  • Bird By Bird by Anne Lamott
    Bird By Bird (English, Paperback)

    A step-by-step guide to writing and managing the writer's life covers each portion of a written project, addresses such concerns as writer's block and getting published, and offers awareness and survival tips

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  • Writers' & Artists' Yearbook 2019
    Writers' & Artists' Yearbook 2019 (English, Paperback)

    "WAYB remains an indispensable companion for anyone seriously committed to the profession of author, whether full-time or part-time; and as always it is particularly valued by those who are setting out hopefully on that vocational path." - David Lodge in hos Foreword to previous edition

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  • On Editing by Helen Bryant
    On Editing (English, Paperback)

    Understand and apply the principles of editing and re-writing with this comprehensive, practical handbook for writers who wish to perfect their prose and prepare for publication.

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  • New Oxford Dictionary for Writers and Editors
    New Oxford Dictionary for Writers and Editors (English, Hardback)

    Drawing on the expertise of the Oxford Dictionaries department, this revised edition of the New Oxford Dictionary for Writers and Editors provides authoritative advice on the spelling of difficult and unusual words, variant forms, confusable words, hyphenation, capitalization, foreign and specialist terms, proper names, and abbreviations.

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  • The Blue Book of Grammar and Punctuation by Jane Straus
    The Blue Book of Grammar and Punctuation (English, Paperback)

    A revised and updated new edition of the bestselling workbook and grammar guide The Blue Book of Grammar and Punctuation is a concise, entertaining workbook and guide to English grammar, punctuation, and usage.

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  • Direct Mail Revolution by Robert W. Bly
    Direct Mail Revolution (English, Paperback)

    In our digital world, it's easy to overlook the power of a snail mail marketing piece. But think again because when you could earn as much as a 1,300% ROI, why would you not want to generate more leads, orders, and sales with the power of direct mail? It's time to transform your marketing. It's time for The Direct Mail Revolution. In this book lege

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  • Reflective Practice by Gillie E J Bolton
    Reflective Practice (English, Paperback)

    This bestselling book explains how expressive and explorative writing can develop reflective practice and invite critical examination of practice, values, roles, and responsibilities.

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  • New Hart's Rules by Oxford University Press
    New Hart's Rules (English, Hardback)

    New Hart's Rules provides the information and guidance you need to prepare written copy to a high standard. Compiled by experts and using the resources of Oxford dictionaries it is the authoritative guide to style for writers, editors, and anyone who works with words.

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  • How to be a Travel Writer by Don George
    How to be a Travel Writer (English, Paperback)

    Bursting with invaluable advice, this fully updated guide is a must for anyone who has ever yearned to turn their travels into saleable tales. Travel writer Don George and editor Janine Eberle offer tips on everything from research, interviewing and blogging to pitching to publications and getting your name in print.

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  • Stein on Writing by Sol Stein
    Stein on Writing (English, Paperback)

    Professional secrets from a renowned editor, prize-winning author, and award-winning instructor make this book the #1 practical choice for fiction and nonfiction writers of all levels of experience.

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  • The Sense of Style by Steven Pinker
    The Sense of Style (English, Paperback)

    What is the secret of good prose? Does writing well even matter in an age of instant communication? Should we care? This book tells about the modern art of writing, and shows us why we all need a sense of style.

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  • Oxford Guide to Effective Writing and Speaking by John Seely
    Oxford Guide to Effective Writing and Speaking (English, Paperback)

    The Oxford Guide to Effective Writing & Speaking is the essential guide for everyone who needs to communicate clearly and effectively. It combines practical advice on specific writing and speaking tasks with detailed self-help chapters covering grammar, spelling, and the writing process itself.

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  • Write No Matter What by Joli Jensen
    Write No Matter What (English, Paperback)

    With growing academic responsibilities, family commitments, and inboxes, scholars are struggling to fulfill their writing goals. A finished book?or even steady journal articles?may seem like an impossible dream. But, as Joli Jensen proves, it really is possible to write happily and productively in academe....

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  • A Manual for Writers of Research Papers, Theses, and Dissertations, Ninth Edition by Kate L. Turabian
    A Manual for Writers of Research Papers, Theses, and Dissertations, Ninth Edition (English, Paperback)

    New edition of a classic reference work recognizes recent developments in information literacy--including finding, evaluating, and citing a wide range of digital sources--and the evolving use of software for citation management, graphics, and paper format and submission while continuing to reflect best practices for research and writing.

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  • Cite Them Right by Richard Pears
    Cite Them Right (English, Paperback)

    This is the leading guide to referencing and avoiding plagiarism, covering everything from understanding plagiarism and identifying sources to setting out quotations and creating a reference list.

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  • The Very Short Story Starter by John Gillard
    The Very Short Story Starter (English, Paperback)

    With creative writing prompts, tips, and just the right amount of space to write, this journal is the ultimate companion to composing very short stories (a.k.a. 'flash fiction').

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  • Stylish Academic Writing by Helen Sword
    Stylish Academic Writing (English, Hardback)

    Elegant ideas deserve elegant expression. Sword dispels the myth that you can't get published without writing wordy, impersonal prose. For scholars frustrated with disciplinary conventions or eager to write for a larger audience, here are imaginative, practical, witty pointers that show how to make articles and books enjoyable to read-and to write.

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  • The Scientist's Guide to Writing by Stephen B. Heard
    The Scientist's Guide to Writing (English, Paperback)

    The ability to write clearly is critical to any scientific career. The Scientist's Guide to Writing provides practical advice to help scientists become more effective writers so that their ideas have the greatest possible impact....

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  • Writing for Computer Science by Justin Zobel
    Writing for Computer Science (English, Paperback)

    All researchers need to write or speak about their work, and to have research that is worth presenting. Based on the author's decades of experience as a researcher and advisor, this third edition provides detailed guidance on writing and presentations and a comprehensive introduction to research methods, the how-to of being a successful scientist....

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