The Basics of Writing


"There is an art of reading, as well as an art of thinking, and an art of writing." The art of writing is making the reader easily understand the information presented. All writers struggle to get it just right. The books in this section will help. There are three main source books every writer should have: a dictionary, a thesaurus, and a style guide. Each is relevant in the writer's quest to achieve the maximum impact in their writing. However, investing in the book form is worthwhile, as you will save time with these references handily nearby. Another useful book no writer should be without is a good book of quotations. Here are links to lists of the best of these books, the ones found on the shelves of many professional writers:

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