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Author: Elizabeth George
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 knows...
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Author: Adrienne Raphel
Release Date: March 17, 2020
A delightful, erudite, and immersive exploration of the crossword puzzle and its fascinating history from a brilliant young writerThe crossword is a feature of the modern world, inspiring daily devotion and obsession from not just everyday citizens l...
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Author: Dionne Searcey
Release Date: March 10, 2020
When a reporter for The New York Times uproots her family to move to West Africa, she manages her new role as breadwinner while finding women cleverly navigating extraordinary circumstances in a forgotten place for much of the Western world. In 2015,...
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Author: Anne Lamott | Narrator: Susan Bennett
Release Date: September 03, 2019
For a quarter century, more than a million readers—scribes and scribblers of all ages and abilities—have been inspired by Anne Lamott’s hilarious, big-hearted, homespun advice. Advice that begins with the simple words of wisdom pass...
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: Gretchen McCulloch | Narrator: Gretchen McCulloch
Release Date: July 23, 2019
AN INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER!! A Wired Must-Read Book of Summer  “Gretchen McCulloch is the internet’s favorite linguist, and this book is essential reading. Reading her work is like suddenly being able to see the matrix.&rdq...
Author: Robert A. Caro | Narrator: Robert A. Caro
Release Date: April 09, 2019
From the two-time Pulitzer Prize-winning author of The Power Broker and The Years of Lyndon Johnson: an unprecedented gathering of vivid, candid, deeply revealing recollections about his experiences researching and writing his acclaimed booksFor the ...
Author: Joseph Goldstein and Oren Jay Sofer | Narrator: Mark Bramhall and Oren Jay Sofer
Release Date: March 19, 2019
Find your voice, speak your truth, listen deeply—a guide to more meaningful and mindful conversations.We spend so much of our lives talking to each other, but how much are we simply running on automatic—relying on old habits and hoping fo...
Author: Benjamin Dreyer | Narrator: Alison Fraser and Benjamin Dreyer
Release Date: January 29, 2019
NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • The perfect back-to-school gift: A sharp, funny grammar guide they’ll actually want to read, from Random House’s longtime copy chief and one of Twitter’s leading language gurus &l...
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: Jay Heinrichs | Narrator: Jay Heinrichs
Release Date: June 19, 2018
Learn how to persuade cats--the world's most skeptical and cautious negotiators--with this primer on rhetoric and argument from the New York Times bestselling author of Thank You for Arguing!Cats are skilled manipulators who can talk you into just ab...