books

The Books I love:

NOTE: I tried to put in pictures…but I couldn’t seem to make it work.
The links will take you to the book on Goodreads.

Punctuation:

Truss, Lynne.  Eats, Shoots & Leaves

The Writer’s Life and such:

Burdette, Richard Sweet. Writing Towards Wisdom

Cameron, Julia. The Artist’s Way

Goldberg, Natalie. Wild Mind and Writing Down the Bones

Woolf, Virginia. A Writer’s Diary and A Room of One’s Own

Hemingway, Ernest. A Moveable Feast

Writing Fiction:

King, Stephen. On Writing

Algren, Nelson. Nonconformity

Cron, Lisa. Story Genius: How to Use Brain Science to Go Beyond Outlining and Write a Riveting Novel (Before You Waste Three Years Writing 327 Pages That Go Nowhere)

Smiley, Jane. 13 Ways of Looking at the Novel

Writing Poetry:

Rilke, Rainer Maria. Letters to a Young Poet

Playwriting:

Artistotle. The Poetics                

Boal, Augusto. Theatre of the Oppressed

Brook, Peter The Empty Space

Mamet, David. Three Uses of the Knife         True and False

Screenwriting:
Mamet, David. On Directing Film

McKee, Robert. Story

Vogler, Christopher. The Writer’s Journey

You can also check out my Reading for Writers Shelf on Goodreads for more books

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