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Language Arts & Disciplines - Writing
Author: Lynell George | Narrator: Adenrele Ojo
Release Date: May 11, 2021
A Handful of Earth, A Handful of Sky: The World of Octavia E. Butler offers a blueprint for a creative life from the perspective of award-winning science-fiction writer and “MacArthur Genius” Octavia E. Butler. It is a collection of ...
Author: Dani Shapiro | Narrator: Dani Shapiro
Release Date: September 15, 2020
“Still Writing offers up a cornucopia of wisdom, insights, and practical lessons gleaned from Dani Shapiro's long experience as a celebrated writer and teacher of writing. The beneficiaries are beginning writers, veteran writers and everyo...
Author: Lisa Cron | Narrator: Brittany Pressley
Release Date: June 02, 2020
Following on the heels of Lisa Cron's breakout first book, Wired for Story, this writing guide reveals how to use cognitive storytelling strategies to build a scene-by-scene blueprint for a riveting story. It’s every novelist’s greatest f...
Author: Elizabeth George | Narrator: Elizabeth George and Maggi-Meg Reed
Release Date: April 07, 2020
As the author of twenty-four novels, Elizabeth George is one of the most successful--and prolific--novelists today. In Mastering the Process, George offers readers a master class in the art and science of crafting a novel. This is a subject she ...
Author: Anne Lamott | Narrator: Susan Bennett
Release Date: September 03, 2019
An essential volume for generations of writers young and old, Bird by Bird is a modern classic. This twenty-fifth anniversary edition will continue to spark creative minds for years to come.For a quarter century, more than a million readers...
Author: Jorjeana Marie | Narrator: Jorjeana Marie
Release Date: August 27, 2019
Improv instructor and writer Jorjeana Marie presents the first book to harness the creative power of improvisation exercises to help both aspiring and seasoned authors defeat writer's block and generate new ideas. Suffering from writer's block a...
Author: Joe Moran | Narrator: John Lee
Release Date: August 13, 2019
“Do you want to write clearer, livelier prose? This witty primer will help.” —The New York Times Book ReviewAn exploration of how the most ordinary words can be turned into verbal constellations of extraordinary grace through t...
Author: Robert A. Caro | Narrator: Robert A. Caro
Release Date: April 09, 2019
“One of the great reporters of our time and probably the greatest biographer.” —The Sunday Times (London)From the two-time Pulitzer Prize-winning author of The Power Broker and The Years of Lyndon Johnson: an unprecedented gathering...
Author: Jessica Brody | Narrator: Jessica Brody
Release Date: October 09, 2018
The first novel-writing guide from the best-selling Save the Cat! story-structure series, which reveals the 15 essential plot points needed to make any novel a success.Novelist Jessica Brody presents a comprehensive story-structure guide for novelist...
Author: Terry Brooks | Narrator: Kimberly Farr and Dan Woren
Release Date: May 02, 2017
In Sometimes the Magic Works, New York Times bestselling author Terry Brooks shares his secrets for creating unusual, memorable fiction. Spanning topics from the importance of daydreaming to the necessity of writing an outline, from the fine art ...
Author: Colum McCann | Narrator: Colum McCann
Release Date: April 04, 2017
From the bestselling author of the National Book Award winner Let the Great World Spin comes a lesson in how to be a writer—and so much more than that. Intriguing and inspirational, this book is a call to look outward rather than...
Author: David J. Peterson | Narrator: David J. Peterson
Release Date: September 29, 2015
An insider’s tour through the construction of invented languages from the bestselling author and creator of languages for the HBO series Game of Thrones and the Syfy series DefianceFrom master language creator David J. Peterson comes a cre...