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Gentle Writing Advice Cover
Author: Chuck Wendig |
Release Date: June 06, 2023
Finally--a book of writing advice that accounts for all of the messy, perverse, practical, and inexplicable parts of being a human who writesThe truth is that all of the "writing rules" you've learned are bullshit. Sure, they work for some people, bu...
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The Code Book Cover
Author: Simon Singh |
Release Date: May 30, 2023
In his first book since the bestselling Fermat's Enigma, Simon Singh offers the first sweeping history of encryption, tracing its evolution and revealing the dramatic effects codes have had on wars, nations, and individual lives. From Mary, Queen of ...
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Undaunted Cover
Author: Brooke Kroeger |
Release Date: May 16, 2023
An essential history of women in American journalism, showcasing exceptional careers from 1840 to the presentUndaunted is a representative history of the American women who surmounted every impediment put in their way to do journalism’s most va...
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You: The Story Cover
Author: Ruta Sepetys |
Release Date: May 16, 2023
The nonfiction debut by #1 New York Times bestselling and Carnegie Medal-winning author Ruta Sepetys.Life is story in motion. Each day, you add to your story, revise it, and view it from a different angle. You erase things. Tear pages out. And someti...
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Like, Literally, Dude Cover
Author: Valerie Fridland |
Release Date: April 18, 2023
A lively linguistic exploration of the speech habits we love to hate—and why our “like”s  and “literally”s actually make us better communicatorsParanoid about the “ums” and “uhs” that pepper ...
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Author: Viorica Marian |
Release Date: April 04, 2023
This revolutionary book goes beyond any recent book on language to dissect how language operates in our minds and how to harness its virtually limitless power. As Dr. Marian explains, while you may well think you speak only one language, in fact you...
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Spoken Word Cover
Author: Joshua Bennett | Narrator: Joshua Bennett
Release Date: March 28, 2023
A fascinating history of the art form that has transformed the cultural landscape, by one of its influential practitioners, an award-winning poet, professor, and slam championIn 2009, when he was twenty years old, Joshua Bennett was invited to perfor...
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Letters to a Writer of Color Cover

Release Date: March 07, 2023
A vital collection of essays on the power of literature and the craft of writing from an international array of writers of color, sharing the experiences, cultural traditions, and convictions that have shaped them and their work“Electric essays...
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That Doesn't Mean What You Think It Means Cover
Author: Kathryn Petras and Ross Petras | Narrator: Kathryn Petras and Ross Petras
Release Date: February 21, 2023
An entertaining and informative guide to the most common 150 words even smart people use incorrectly, along with pithy forays into their fascinating etymologies and tangled histories of use and misuse.   Even the most erudite among us use words ...
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Permission to Speak Cover
Author: Samara Bay | Narrator: Samara Bay
Release Date: February 07, 2023
Use your voice to lead us to a better future with this game-changing guide to redefining what power and authority sound like—from a speech expert who’s worked with Hollywood’s biggest stars, political powerhouses, and...
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Author: Lisa Cron | Narrator: Brittany Pressley
Release Date: January 31, 2023
This guide reveals how writers can utilize cognitive storytelling strategies to craft stories that ignite readers’ brains and captivate them through each plot element.Imagine knowing what the brain craves from every tale it encounters, wha...
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Author: Kathryn Petras and Ross Petras | Narrator: Kathryn Petras and Ross Petras
Release Date: January 17, 2023
For word nerds and grammar geeks, a witty guide to the most commonly mispronounced words, along with their correct pronunciations and pithy forays into their fascinating etymologies and histories of use and misuse.With wit and good humor, this h...
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