Books for writers

By Jonathan S. Bean

By Jonathan S. Bean

These are great books about writing, or for writers

Release the Bats: A Pocket Guide to Writing Your Way Out Of It

DBC Pierre

£9.99 £9.29

This is my favourite book about writing, because it gave me the confidence to just get it done!

Language, Truth and Logic

A.J. Ayer

£12.99 £12.08

It's more of a philosophy book than a writing book, but is a useful book for wider understanding of the importance of language.

Create Dangerously

Albert Camus

£1.00 £0.93

Camus' speech exhorts us to do bold, 'dangerous' things with our creativity.

First You Write a Sentence.: The Elements of Reading, Writing ... and Life.

Joe Moran

£9.99 £9.29

Looking back over my writing in 2020, I can see a change for the better that marks the point where I read this book.

Books v. Cigarettes

George Orwell

£5.99 £5.57

Orwell's views on matters ranging from books and cigarettes, to critics, and patriotism.

Letters to a Young Poet

Rainer Maria Rilke

£2.00 £1.86

Poetry advice from a poet.

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