Books Every Writer Should Read

ON WRITING by Stephen King

THE FIRE IN FICTION by Donald Maass

WRITING THE BREAKOUT NOVEL by Donald Maass

WRITING THE BREAKOUT NOVEL WORKBOOK by Donald Maass

BIRD BY BIRD by Anne Lamott

SAVE THE CAT! By Blake Snyder

And if you write fantasy, you should really read THE TOUGH GUIDE TO FANTASYLAND by Diana Wynne Jones

 

Links to My favorite Writing Resources (For Querying Writers)

How A Book Gets Published by Nathan Bransford

How To Write A One Page Synopsis by Susan Dennard

QueryTracker (A Great Place to Find Agents)

Literary Rambles (A fantastic site for agent information, author Interviews & book giveaways)

Brenda Drake’s Website (This woman is the contest queen, if you are querying, you should be following her)

The Bent Agency Blog (Where smart people write about helpful things)

Pub(lishing) Crawl (This site has everything:  writing advice, behind the scene’s industry sneak peeks, inspiration ideas, fun giveaways, and it’s comprised of really nice people)

Miss Snark’s First Victim (Another great site for writing contests, writing advice–I’ve learned so much about writing from following this blog)