BOOKS ON THE CRAFT OF WRITING

Here are some of my favorite craft books:

What’s Your Story?: A Young Person’s Guide to Writing Fiction, by Marion Dane Bauer

Writing Fiction: A Guide to Narrative Craft, by Janet Burroway

From Where You Dream, by Robert Owen Butler

The Writing Life, by Annie Dillard

Bird by Bird: Some Instructions on Writing and Life, by Anne Lamott

Steering the Craft, by Ursula K. LeGuin

Story: Substance, Structure, Style and the Principles of Screenwriting by Robert McKee

The Writer’s Journey, by Christopher Vogler

Take Joy, by Jane Yolen

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