Books for Writers

The American Writers Museum, in affiliation with Politics & Prose, brings you this assortment of items to gift or own. Any purchases made from this page - as well as other items added to your order after visiting this page - will directly benefit the Museum; and AWM will receive a portion of the proceeds from each sale.

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The True Secret of Writing: Connecting Life with Language Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781451641257
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Published: Atria Books - February 11th, 2014

How to Write Short: Word Craft for Fast Times Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9780316204323
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Published: Little Brown and Company - August 19th, 2014

The Elements of Style Cover Image
$9.95
ISBN: 9780205309023
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Published: Longman Publishing Group - August 2nd, 1999

The Elements of Style Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780143112723
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Published: Penguin Books - September 2007

Writing Picture Books: A Hands-On Guide from Story Creation to Publication Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781582975566
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Published: Writer's Digest Books - June 2nd, 2009

Writing with Pictures: How to Write and Illustrate Children's Books Cover Image
$29.95
ISBN: 9780823059355
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Published: Watson-Guptill - May 1997

Eats, Shoots & Leaves: The Zero Tolerance Approach to Punctuation Cover Image
$15.00
ISBN: 9781592402038
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Published: Gotham Books - April 11th, 2006

Bird by Bird: Some Instructions on Writing and Life Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780385480017
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Published: Anchor Books - September 1995

On Writing: A Memoir of the Craft Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781439156810
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Published: Scribner Book Company - July 6th, 2010

Thinking Like Your Editor: How to Write Great Serious Nonfiction and Get It Published Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9780393324617
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - September 17th, 2003

Still Writing: The Perils and Pleasures of a Creative Life Cover Image
$14.00
ISBN: 9780802121417
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Published: Grove Press - August 12th, 2014

Save the Cat!: The Last Book on Screenwriting You'll Ever Need Cover Image
$19.95
ISBN: 9781932907001
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Published: Michael Wiese Productions - May 25th, 2005

Writing Down the Bones: Freeing the Writer Within Cover Image
$14.95
ISBN: 9781590302613
Availability: Special Order—Subject to Availability
Published: Shambhala Publications - December 6th, 2005

Zen in the Art of Writing: Essays on Creativity Third Edition/Expanded Cover Image
$14.95
ISBN: 9781877741098
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Published: Joshua Odell Editions - August 1993

On Writing Well: The Classic Guide to Writing Nonfiction Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9780060891541
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Published: HarperCollins Publishers - April 5th, 2016