Best Books to Check Out for Writing Tips


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If you’re a writer, then you know that it’s important to consistently get inspiration from other writers—whether that be from stories or educational books. Here are some popular options to check out if you’re interested in bettering your writing skills:

1. Save the Cat! Writes a Novel: The Last Book on Novel Writing You’ll Ever Need by Jessica Brody: This novel ties in screenwriting methodology to explain the 15 main “beats” that comprise an interesting and great story. 

2. On Writing: A Memoir of the Craft by Stephen King: Learning how to write can be hard, so this book is perfect for people who want some refreshers before starting their own project. 

3. Bird by Bird: Some Instructions on Writing and Life by Anne Lamott: This book explains how writing is a reward. “Write for the satisfaction that you created something,” is a key point that I learned from Lamott. 

4. Aspects of the Novel by E.M. Forster: Forster explains what makes a novel and how to apply valuable lessons in your own writing.

There are many more amazing books out there but if you’re interested in writing, definitely check these ones out. I hope they help you out with your projects!