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Poetry
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The Book of Forms: A Handbook of Poetics, Including Odd and Invented Forms, Revised and Expanded Edition

Lewis Putnam Turco

For decades Lewis Turco's The Book of Forms has been standard in the libraries of writers, teachers, scholars, and others who care about the craft of poetry. Now Turco has expanded and updated the poet's bible once again, this time incorporating a... (read more)


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The Dramatist's Toolkit: The Craft of the Working Playwright

Jeffrey Sweet

<P><I>In The Dramatist's Toolkit</I>, playwright and <I>Backstage </I>columnist Jeff Sweet offers an intensive and practical guide to being a working playwright. In this informative guide, Sweet discusses such matters as... (read more)


Fiction
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Telling Lies for Fun and Profit: A Manual for Fiction Writers

Lawrence Block

Characters refusing to talk? Plot plodding along? Where do good ideas come from anyway? In this wonderfully practical volume, two-time Edgar Award-winning novelist Lawrence Block takes an inside look at writing as a craft and as a career. From studying... (read more)


Writing as a Business
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Understanding Financial Statements : a Journalist's Guide (03 Edition)

Jay Taparia

Provides the essentials for understanding a company's financial health by explaining how companies formulate their financial documents and how to evaluate financial statements.... (read more)


Writing for Kids
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Break These Rules: 35 YA Authors on Speaking Up, Standing Out, and Being Yourself

Luke Reynolds

If youre a girl, you should strive to look like the model on the cover of a magazine. If youre a boy, you should play sports and be good at them. If youre smart, you should immediately go to college after high school, and get a job that makes you rich... (read more)


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To the Letter: A Celebration of the Lost Art of Letter Writing

Simon Garfield

The New York Times bestselling author of Just My Type and On the Map offers an ode to letter writing and its possible salvation in the digital age. Few things are as exciting — and potentially life-changing — as discovering an old letter. And... (read more)


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Malicious Intent: A Writer's Guide to How Criminals Think

Sean P Mactire

Includes bibliographical references (p. [221]-222) and index.... (read more)


Screenplays
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Writing Movies for Fun and Profit: How We Made a Billion Dollars at the Box Office and You Can, Too!

Thomas Lennon

Finally, a guide to screenwriting by two guys who have actually done it (instead of some schmuck who just gives lectures about screenwriting at the airport Marriott). andlt;BRandgt;andlt;BRandgt;Robert Ben Garant and Thomas Lennonand#8217;s movies have... (read more)


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