Best books on writing fiction

Best Books on Writing Fiction: Recommended books for novelists

The craft books I like the most are tough tomes presenting new techniques for analyzing recalcitrant manuscripts. But the best books on writing fiction that I keep within reach on the shelf past my teacup (Earl Grey, hot) are simple, straight-talking introductions to story structure and writing. Like all books, books on the craft of Read more about Best Books on Writing Fiction: Recommended books for novelists[…]

author's reading list

Author’s Reading List: Recommended craft titles for fiction writers

Nothing revs my editorial engines higher than a new way of explaining a storytelling or writing technique. My family gets put out with my workaholic ways when they find me curled up on the weekend with my craft book TBR (to be read) pile instead of a “recreational” fiction title. (Shh, don’t tell them I’m Read more about Author’s Reading List: Recommended craft titles for fiction writers[…]