How to Write (Google eBook)

Front Cover
Oxford University Press, Sep 21, 2006 - Reference - 224 pages
9 Reviews
How to Write is an introductory guide to writing, aimed at people who think they can't write, or for whom writing is an ordeal. Broken down into short topic-based chapters on everything from beginning to revising, it demystifies the writing process by taking the reader through each stage necessary to bring a piece of writing to a decent finish. The book also offers a wealth of invaluable practical considerations, including when and where to write, when to printout and when to edit onscreen, what type of pen works well for revisions, and the hazards of the paperclip. The author is a seasoned writer whose encouraging but uncompromising guidance will delight as well as instruct. Offering practical advice in a lucid, no-nonsense style, How to Write will be ideal for both students and professional people who need to write during the course of their work.
  

What people are saying - Write a review

User ratings

5 stars
3
4 stars
3
3 stars
3
2 stars
0
1 star
0

Review: How to Write

User Review  - Justin - Goodreads

It's like listening to your grandfather go on about the important principles in life. Take it or leave it, but it's a privilege to hear it. Read full review

Review: How to Write

User Review  - Goodreads

It's like listening to your grandfather go on about the important principles in life. Take it or leave it, but it's a privilege to hear it. Read full review

Bibliographic information