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Publication Manual of the Apa - American Psychological Association (2ND Printing) (6TH 10 Edition)
Publication Manual of the Apa - American Psychological Association (2ND Printing) (6TH 10 Edition)
by American Psychological Association - Apa
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The new Sixth Edition has been thoroughly revised and updated to include: - New ethics guidance on such topics as determining authorship and terms of collaboration, duplicate publication, plagiarism and self-plagiarism, disguising of participants... (read more)

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Norton Field Guide To Writing (3RD 13 Edition)
Norton Field Guide To Writing (3RD 13 Edition)
by richard Bullock
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With just enough detail -- and color-coded links that send students to more detail if they need it -- this is the rhetoric that tells students what they need to know and resists the temptation to tell them everything there is to know. Designed for easy... (read more)

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Elements of Style (06 Edition)
Elements of Style (06 Edition)
by William Strunk
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The original edition of the most trusted writer's guide to American English, this is the book that generations of writers have relied upon for timeless advice on grammar, diction, syntax, sentence construction, and other writing essentials. In brief and... (read more)

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No Plot? No Problem! : Low-stress, High-velocity Guide To Writing a Novel in 30 Days (04 Edition)
No Plot? No Problem! : Low-stress, High-velocity Guide To Writing a Novel in 30 Days (04 Edition)
by Chris Baty
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Chris Baty, founder of the wildly successful literary marathon known as National Novel Writing Month, has completely revised and expanded his definitive handbook for extreme noveling. Chris pulls from over 15 years of results-oriented writing experience... (read more)

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Wild Mind: Living the Writer's Life
Wild Mind: Living the Writer's Life
by Natalie Goldberg
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Wordsmith: a Guide To Paragraphs and Short Essays-text Only (5TH 12 - Old Edition)
Wordsmith: a Guide To Paragraphs and Short Essays-text Only (5TH 12 - Old Edition)
by Pamela Arlov
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The Wordsmith series is the value-priced option that students will appreciate while mastering key writing and grammar skills.   Pam Arlov wrote a textbook series that counters many of the objections students had about textbooks,... (read more)

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Writer's Presence : a Pool of Readings (7TH 12 - Old Edition)
Writer's Presence : a Pool of Readings (7TH 12 - Old Edition)
by Donald Mcquade
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By scouring hundreds of essays in search of the best writing available, the editors of The Writers Presence have once again collected teachable readings by great writers, showcasing distinctive voices and clear points of view. The result is a blend of... (read more)

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Writing Majors: Eighteen Program Profiles
Writing Majors: Eighteen Program Profiles
by Greg (edt) Giberson
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The writing major is among the most exciting scenes in the evolving American university. Writing Majors is a collection of firsthand descriptions of the origins, growth, and transformations of eighteen different programs. The chapters provide useful... (read more)

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A Trail Through Leaves: The Journal as a Path to Place
A Trail Through Leaves: The Journal as a Path to Place
by Hannah Hinchman
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To artist-writer-naturalist Hannah Hinchman, the blank pages of a journal are a call to awaken the soul, to celebrate being alive in the world, to get to know both the wilderness of our inmost selves and the "unpredictable and potent" natural world. In... (read more)

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Wonderous Words: Writers and Writing in the Elementary Classroom
Wonderous Words: Writers and Writing in the Elementary Classroom
by Katie Wood Ray
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Using stories from classrooms and examples of student writing, Ray (education, Western Carolina U.) explains the theoretical underpinnings of how students learn to write from their reading, and how to teach students to read like writers. Techniques... (read more)

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Writing With Pictures : How To Write and Illustrate Children's Books (85 Edition)
Writing With Pictures : How To Write and Illustrate Children's Books (85 Edition)
by Uri Shulevitz
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Contents: - Telling the Story - Picture Book or Story Book? - Picture Sequence - The Story: A Complete Action - Story Content - Picture Book Characteristics - Planning the Book - Storyboard and Book Dummy - Size, Scale, and Shape - The Structure of a... (read more)

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Field Guide for Science Writers (2ND 06 Edition)
Field Guide for Science Writers (2ND 06 Edition)
by Deborah Blum
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This is the official text for the National Association of Science Writers. In the eight years since the publication of the first edition of A Field Guide for Science Writing, much about the world has changed. Some of the leading issues in today's... (read more)

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The Complete Writer: Level 1 Workbook for Writing with Ease
The Complete Writer: Level 1 Workbook for Writing with Ease
by S. Wise Bauer
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In Writing with Ease, Susan Wise Bauer lays out an alternative plan for teaching writing, one that combines the best elements of old-fashioned writing instruction with innovative new educational methods. The Complete Writer workbooks (each sold... (read more)

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One Day in the Life of the English Language: A Microcosmic Usage Handbook
One Day in the Life of the English Language: A Microcosmic Usage Handbook
by Frank L Cioffi
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"One Day in the Life of the English Language is a welcome departure from the vast majority of grammar handbooks. Cioffi suggests that instead of memorizing tons of rules about sentence structure, students should internalize how sentences work&#8212... (read more)

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Brave on the Page: Oregon Writers on Craft and the Creative Life
Brave on the Page: Oregon Writers on Craft and the Creative Life
by Laura Stanfill
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I'm really, really not just picking this because I have an essay in the collection. Really. This sweet, little book is wonderfully indie (printed solely and beautifully using an Espresso Book Machine, one of which lives at Powell's City of Books) and... (read more)

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Writing Fiction for Dummies (For Dummies)
Writing Fiction for Dummies (For Dummies)
by Randy Ingermanson
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A complete guide to writing and selling your novel So you want to write a novel? Great That's a worthy goal, no matter what your reason. But don't settle for just writing a novel. Aim high. Write a novel that you intend to sell to a publisher. Writing... (read more)

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A Manual for Writers of Research Papers, Theses, and Dissertations, Eighth Edition: Chicago Style for Students and Researchers (Manual for Writers of Research Papers, Theses & Disertations)
A Manual for Writers of Research Papers, Theses, and Dissertations, Eighth Edition: Chicago Style for Students and Researchers (Manual for Writers of Research Papers, Theses & Disertations)
by Kate L. Turabian
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A little more than seventy-five years ago, Kate L. Turabian drafted a set of guidelines to help students understand how to write, cite, and formally submit research writing. Seven editions and more than nine million copies later, the name Turabian has... (read more)

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The New Valley
The New Valley
by Josh Weil
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The three linked novellas that comprise Josh Weil's masterful debut bring us into America's remote and often unforgiving backcountry, and delicately open up the private worlds of three very different men as they confront love, loss, and their own... (read more)

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About the Authors (04 Edition)
About the Authors (04 Edition)
by Katie Wood Ray
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About the Authors is about the littlest authors - those in kindergarten through second grade. Based on a profound understanding of the ways in which young children learn, it shows teachers how to launch a writing workshop by inviting children to do what... (read more)

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Writing Down the Bones
Writing Down the Bones
by Natalie Goldberg
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For more than twenty years Natalie Goldberg has been challenging and cheering on writers with her books and workshops. In her groundbreaking first book, she brings together Zen meditation and writing in a new way. Writing practice, as she calls it, is no... (read more)

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