Writing With Style: Conversations on the Art of Writing

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Prentice Hall, 2011 - Language Arts & Disciplines - 192 pages
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This bestselling brief text is for anyone who needs tips to improve writing.

Writing with Style is storehouse of practical writing tips—written in a lively, conversational style. This text provides insight into: how to generate interesting ideas and get them down on paper; how to write a critical analysis; how to write a crisp opener; how to invigorate a dull style; how to punctuate with confidence; how to handle various conventions—and much more.

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Best book on writing. - Goodreads
Without the first, good writing is impossible. - Goodreads
A small book, yet somehow jam-packed with great advice. - Goodreads
Great as both a read-through and reference. - Goodreads
Good writing must: 1. - Goodreads
This is one of the best books I've read about writing. - Goodreads

Review: Writing with Style: Conversations on the Art of Writing

User Review  - Audrey - Goodreads

Not so much a nuts-and-bolts kind of book, but more conversations about writing itself: how to go about writing. There are also some tips about usage, punctuation and so forth, but mostly it gives ideas about the writing process. Read full review

Review: Writing with Style: Conversations on the Art of Writing

User Review  - Ryan Trimble - Goodreads

Having read a handful of books on writing, this is my favorite. Trimble's style is so engaging and enjoyable and witty. He simultaneously explains stylistic concepts while demonstrating them. Non-writers would even enjoy this book; it's that well-written. Read full review

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