100 Ways to Improve Your Writing

Author: Gary Provost
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 9781440672668
Release Date: 1985-10-01
Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines

This is the one guide that anyone who writes--whether student, business person, or professional writer--should put on the desk beside pencil, pen, typewriter, or word processor. Filled with professional tips and a wealth of instructive examples, this valuable, easy-to-use handbook can help you solve any and all writing problems.

100 Ways to Improve Your Writing

Author: Gary Provost
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 0451627210
Release Date: 1985
Genre: Reference

Gives advice on overcoming writer's block, developing a personal style, finding a good opening, improving one's diction, avoiding mistakes in grammar or punctuation, and editing a manuscript

Improve Your Writing Skills Powerful Techniques Toward Mastering Writing

Author: Cathy Wilson
Publisher: Lulu Press, Inc
ISBN: 9781312168305
Release Date: 2014-10-13
Genre: Education

Improve Your Writing Skills: Powerful Techniques toward Mastering Writing by award winning writer Cathy Wilson, is a take-action introductory guide, delivering the tools you need to write better. Improving your writing skills, offers simple practical solutions to help you develop the techniques to achieve your personal writing goals. Wilson knows if you are serious about MASTERING the skills of writing, you've gotta commit to opening your mind, always gathering new information, and purposefully looking for the latest tips, tricks, and proven strategies, to transform your writing fantabulous! SNEAK PEAK INSIDE THIS SELF-HELP GUIDE EXTRAORDINAIRE... *Technical Writing Explained... *Beginner Writing Tips, Tricks, And Strategies Uncovered *How to Make Serious Money with Your Magical Fingers *Solutions to Common Writing Issues *Top Secret Tips on How to Write A Non-Fiction E-Book Fast *Proven Strategies to Sell Your Writing *How to Create a Plan to Manage Your Writing Time Let's get started!

100 Ways to Improve Your Writing Updated

Author: Gary Provost
Publisher: Berkley
ISBN: 1984803689
Release Date: 2019-05-28

The classic text on writing well, now refreshed and updated. This is the one guide that anyone who writes--whether student, businessperson, or professional writer--should keep on his or her desk. Filled with professional tips and a wealth of instructive examples, 100 Ways to Improve Your Writing can help solve any writing problem. In this compact, easy-to-use volume you'll find the eternal building blocks of good writing--from grammar and punctuation to topic sentences--as well as advice on challenges such as writer's block and creating a strong title. It is a must-have resource--perfect for reading cover to cover, or just for keeping on hand for instant reference--now updated and refreshed for the first time.


Author: Ankit Fadia
Publisher: Penguin UK
ISBN: 9788184759518
Release Date: 2014-12-18
Genre: Business & Economics

Our phones, computers and tablets are getting more powerful—but how many of us know the ways to get the most out of them? Bestselling author Ankit Fadia shows you how. • Send an email in the future • Fake an incoming call on your mobile phone • Catch a cheating partner red-handed! • Remember where you parked your car • Block inappropriate websites from your kids • Automate tasks on your mobile phone • Hide files inside photographs! Faster: 100 Ways to Improve Your Digital Life contains all the tips and tricks for you to stretch the limits of emails, computers, social networks, video sites and everything else digital. With easy-to-use examples and loads of screenshots, Faster is the perfect digital companion for you.

Championship Writing

Author: Paula LaRocque
Publisher: Marion Street Press, Inc.
ISBN: 0966517636
Release Date: 2000
Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines

A fun-to-read guide to writing well from a beloved writing coach, LaRocque's work gently teaches how to write with creativity and flair.

Improve Your Punctuation and Grammar

Author: Marion Field
Publisher: How To Books
ISBN: 9781848034860
Release Date: 2009-02-27
Genre: Education

Master the essentials of the English language and write with greater confidence.

The Complete Idiot s Guide to Writing Well

Author: Laurie Rozakis
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 9780028636948
Release Date: 2000-01-01
Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines

Covers all elements of effective and grammatically-correct writing, including electronic formats, for any type of situation from research papers to business memos.

Writing At Work

Author: Edward L. Smith
Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional
ISBN: 0844259837
Release Date: 1997-03-04
Genre: Business & Economics

Intended for all levels of writing used at work, including memos, e-mail, status reports, lab reports, and marketing materials, this book offers a guide to the rules of grammar and style that are required to achieve quality writing

Writing Your Life

Author: Lou W. Stanek, PhD
Publisher: Harper Collins
ISBN: 9780062267696
Release Date: 2012-11-13
Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines

We all have stories to tell -- of a rapturous first kiss, a life-altering moment of choice, or the shocking revelation of a long-guarded secret. And these stories are often as distinctive, fascinating, exciting and entertaining as those found in the memoirs and autobiographies that currently top the nation's bestseller lists. We just need to know how to tell them best. Veteran, writing teacher, lecturer, and author of So You Want to Write a Novel, Lou Willet Stanek can help you translate your joys and ordeals, thoughts and triumphs into superbly crafted nonfiction -- taking you step-by-step through the writing process with care, encouragement, and expert advice. She shows you how to unlock your memories, create settings and scenes, protray major characters and dramatic events. And she offers the key to finding your own unique voice, and to presenting your greatest charcter -- yourself -- without boring your reader or sounding egotistical. Complete with invaluable exercises, nuts-and-bolts techniques, and motivational tools, Writing Your Life is indispensible for every aspiring writer who wishes to mine the rich lode of his or her past for all the gems hidden there.

30 Days to a More Powerful Vocabulary

Author: Wilfred Funk
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9780671743499
Release Date: 1991-03-15
Genre: Education

A thirty-day vocabulary building program which includes a pronunciation guide and word origins and histories

Understanding Style

Author: Joe Glaser
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
ISBN: 0199342628
Release Date: 2015-01
Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines

Understanding Style: Practical Ways to Improve Your Writing, Third Edition, uses the findings of modern linguistics to explore the relationship between written and spoken voices and to uncover little-known ways to control rhythm and emphasis. With a focus on sound and voice, author Joe Glaser explains and illustrates measurable, non-subjective keys to good writing--an approach that yields practical writing techniques and advice rarely found elsewhere. An excellent choice for courses in advanced composition, this book also covers more standard topics such as economy, diction, coherence, and variety--along with abundant open-ended exercises drawn from business, history, popular science, and other areas.

How to Write a Damn Good Novel

Author: James N. Frey
Publisher: St. Martin's Press
ISBN: 1429997850
Release Date: 2010-04-01
Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines

Written in a clear, crisp, accessible style, this book is perfect for beginners as well as professional writers who need a crash course in the down-to-earth basics of storytelling. Talent and inspiration can't be taught, but Frey does provide scores of helpful suggestions and sensible rules and principles. An international bestseller, How to Write a Damn Good Novel will enable all writers to face that intimidating first page, keep them on track when they falter, and help them recognize, analyze, and correct the problems in their own work.