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Writing Craft Books

James Scott Bell, PLOT & STRUCTURE

James Scott Bell, REVISION & SELF-EDITING

James Scott Bell, The Art of Fiction for Writers: Fiction Writing Strategies, Tactics, and Exercises

Jack M. Bickham, SCENE AND STRUCTURE

Jack M. Bickham, SETTING

Jack M. Bickham, WRITING AND SELLING YOUR NOVEL

Renni Browne and Dave King, SELF-EDITING FOR FICTION WRITERS

Mary Buckham and Dianna Love, BREAK INTO FICTION:  11 Steps To Building A Story That Sells

Orson Scott Card, CHARACTERS & VIEWPOINT

Julie Checkoway, CREATING FICTION:  Instruction and Insights from Teachers of the Associated Writing Programs

Brandilyn Collins, GETTING INTO CHARACTER: Seven Secrets a Novelist Can Learn From Actors

Tami Cowden, Caro LaFever and Sue Viders, THE COMPLETE WRITER’S GUIDE TO HEROES & HEROINES

Christie Craig and Faye Hughes, The Everything Guide for Writing Romance Novels

Ansen Dibell, PLOT

Linda Edelstein, THE WRITERS GUIDE TO CHARACTER TRAITS

Hallie Ephron, WRITING AND SELLING YOUR MYSTERY NOVEL:  How to Knock 'Em Dead With Style

Ann Hood, CREATING CHARACTER EMOTIONS

Randy Ingermanson, WRITING FICTION FOR DUMMIES

Donna Levin, GET THAT NOVEL WRITTEN:  From Initial Idea to Final Edit

Noah Lukeman, THE FIRST FIVE PAGES

Elizabeth Lyon, A WRITER'S GUIDE TO FICTION

Elizabeth Lyon, MANUSCRIPT MAKEOVER:  Revision Techniques No Fiction Writers Can Afford to Ignore

Elizabeth Lyon, THE SELL YOUR NOVEL TOOL KIT

Donald Maass, THE FIRE IN FICTION -- Passion, Purpose, and Techniques To Make Your Novel Great

Donald Maass, WRITING THE BREAKOUT NOVEL

Donald Maass, WRITING THE BREAKOUT NOVEL WORKBOOK

Robert McKee, STORY

Alicia Rasley, THE POWER OF POINT OF VIEW

Chris Roerden, DON'T MURDER YOUR MYSTERY

Linda Seger, MAKING A GOOD WRITER GREAT

William Strunk Jr. and E.B. White, THE ELEMENTS OF STYLE

Michael Seidman, FICTION:  The Art and Craft of Writing and Getting Published

Dwight Swain, TECHNIQUES OF THE SELLING WRITER

Howdunits, Enticing the Muse, and Other Fun Resources for Writers

John DiTiberio & George Jensen, WRITING & PERSONALITY

Bonnie Goldberg, BEYOND THE WORDS

Harriette Anne Klauser, WRITING ON BOTH SIDES OF THE BRAIN

Lee Lofland, Writer's Digest Howdunit:  POLICE PROCEDURE & INVESTIGATION  

D. P. Lyle, M.D., Writer's Digest Howdunit:  FORENSICS: A Guide for Writers

Elizabeth Lyon, A WRITER'S GUIDE TO NONFICTION

Elizabeth Lyon, NONFICTION BOOK PROPOSALS ANYBODY CAN WRITE

Bob Mayer, WHO DARES WINS

Judy Reeves, A WRITER’S BOOK OF DAYS, A Spirited Companion & Lively Muse for the Writing Life

Barbara Sher, WISHCRAFT, How to Get What You Really Want

Kelly Stone, THINKING WRITE

Kelly Stone, TIME TO WRITE

Brenda Ueland, IF YOU WANT TO WRITE

Monica Wood, THE POCKET MUSE