<br><br> Part memoir, part master class by one of the bestselling authors of all time, this superb volume is a revealing and practical view of the writer's craft, comprising the basic tools of the trade every writer must have. King's advice is grounded in his vivid memories from childhood through his emergence as a writer, from his struggling early career to his widely reported near-fatal accident in 1999 -- and how the inextricable link between writing and living spurred his recovery. <br><br>… Brilliantly structured, friendly and inspiring, ON WRITING will empower and entertain everyone who reads it -- fans, writers, and anyone who loves a great story well told. <br><br>… <a href=' http://www.amazon.com/Writing-Memoir-Craft-Stephen-King-ebook/dp/B000FC0SIM/ref=tmm_kin_swatch_0?_encoding=UTF8&sr=1-1&qid=1386695990 '><img src='http://knightagency.net/wp-content/uploads/2013/09/mai3n2.png'/></a><a href=' http://www.barnesandnoble.com/w/on-writing-stephen-king/1100630876?ean=9781439156810 '><img src='http://knightagency.net/wp-content/uploads/2013/09/bn2.png'/></a> <br><br><br><br> <br><br> 'Thirty years ago my older brother, who was ten years old at the time, was trying to get a report on birds written that he'd had three months to write. It was due the next day. We were out at our family cabin in Bolinas, and he was at the kitchen table close to tears, surrounded by binder paper and pencils and unopened books on birds, immobilized by the hugeness of the task ahead. Then my father sat down beside him, put his arm around my brother's shoulder, and said, 'Bird by bird, buddy. Just take it bird by bird.'<br><br> <a href=' http://www.amazon.com/Bird-Some-Instructions-Writing-Life-ebook/dp/B000SEGI8Q/ref=tmm_kin_title_0?ie=UTF8&qid=1386698812&sr=1-1 '><img src='http://knightagency.net/wp-content/uploads/2013/09/mai3n2.png'/></a><a href=' http://www.barnesandnoble.com/w/bird-by-bird-anne-lamott/1018999644?ean=9780385480017 '><img src='http://knightagency.net/wp-content/uploads/2013/09/bn2.png'/></a> <br><br><br><br> <br><br> Co-authored by two esteemed writers, WRITING WELL, is a beautifully-written and thoroughly readable guide to the craft of writing prose. This concise, lively text covers all aspects of writing but is best known for its signature chapters on words, sentences, and paragraphs. Going beyond the basics of composition, the text teaches originality and elegance in writing encouraging students to develop their own written voice. Sample student papers, including several works-in-progress, allow students to learn the writing process through the work of their peers. A brief handbook section rounds out the coverage. <br><br>… <a href=' http://www.amazon.com/Writing-Well-Edition-Donald-Hall/dp/0321012062 '><img src='http://knightagency.net/wp-content/uploads/2013/09/mai3n2.png'/></a><a href=' http://www.barnesandnoble.com/w/writing-well-donald-hall/1100503319?ean=9780321012067 '><img src='http://knightagency.net/wp-content/uploads/2013/09/bn2.png'/></a> <br><br><br><br> <br><br> Since 2002, THE WAR OF ART has inspired people around the world to defeat 'Resistance'; to recognize and knock down dream-blocking barriers and to silence the naysayers within us.Resistance kicks everyone's butt, and the desire to defeat it is equally as universal. The War of Art identifies the enemy that every one of us must face, outlines a battle plan to conquer this internal foe, then pinpoints just how to achieve the greatest success.Though it was written for writers, it has been embraced by business entrepreneurs, actors, dancers, painters, photographers, filmmakers, military service members and thousands of others around the world. <br><br> <a href=' http://www.amazon.com/War-Art-Steven-Pressfield-ebook/dp/B007A4SDCG/ref=tmm_kin_swatch_0?_encoding=UTF8&sr=1-1&qid=1386699116 '><img src='http://knightagency.net/wp-content/uploads/2013/09/mai3n2.png'/></a><a href=' http://www.barnesandnoble.com/w/the-war-of-art-steven-pressfield/1005669518?ean=9781936891023 '><img src='http://knightagency.net/wp-content/uploads/2013/09/bn2.png'/></a> <br><br><br><br> <br><br> In this book, Linda Seger shows how to create strong, multidimensional characters in fiction, covering everything from research to character block. Interviews with today's top writers complete this essential volume. <br><br> <a href=' http://www.amazon.com/Creating-Unforgettable-Characters-Linda-Seger-ebook/dp/B00723803W/ref=tmm_kin_swatch_0?_encoding=UTF8&sr=1-1&qid=1386699316 '><img src='http://knightagency.net/wp-content/uploads/2013/09/mai3n2.png'/></a><a href=' http://www.barnesandnoble.com/w/creating-unforgettable-characters-linda-seger/1000377085?ean=9780805011715 '><img src='http://knightagency.net/wp-content/uploads/2013/09/bn2.png'/></a> <br><br><br><br> <br><br> Take your fiction to the next level! <br><br> Maybe you're a first-time novelist looking for practical guidance. Maybe you've already been published, but your latest effort is stuck in mid-list limbo. Whatever the case may be, author and literary agent Donald Maass can show you how to take your prose to the next level and write a breakout novel - one that rises out of obscurity and hits the best-seller lists. <br><br> Maass details the elements that all breakout novels share - regardless of genre - then shows you writing techniques that can make your own books stand out and succeed in a crowded marketplace. <br><br> <a href=' http://www.amazon.com/Writing-Breakout-Novel-Donald-Maass-ebook/dp/B00506WXJA/ref=sr_1_1?s=digital-text&ie=UTF8&qid=1386699557&sr=1-1&keywords=Writing+the+Breakout+Novel '><img src='http://knightagency.net/wp-content/uploads/2013/09/mai3n2.png'/></a><a href=' http://www.barnesandnoble.com/w/writing-the-breakout-novel-donald-maass/1102359686?ean=9781582971827 '><img src='http://knightagency.net/wp-content/uploads/2013/09/bn2.png'/></a> <br><br><br><br> <br><br> STEIN ON WRITING provides immediately useful advice for all writers of fiction and nonfiction, whether they are newcomers or old hands, students or instructors, amateurs or professionals. As the always clear and direct Stein explains here, 'This is not a book of theory. It is a book of usable solutions--how to fix writing that is flawed, how to improve writing that is good, how to create interesting writing in the first place.' With examples from bestsellers as well as from students' drafts, Stein offers detailed sections on characterization, dialogue, pacing, flashbacks, trimming away flabby wording, the so-called 'triage' method of revision, using the techniques of fiction to enliven nonfiction, and more.<br><br> <a href=' http://www.amazon.com/Stein-Writing-Successful-Techniques-Strategies/dp/0312254210/ref=sr_1_1?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1386699734&sr=1-1&keywords=stein+on+writing '><img src='http://knightagency.net/wp-content/uploads/2013/09/mai3n2.png'/></a><a href=' http://www.barnesandnoble.com/w/stein-on-writing-sol-stein/1000295527?ean=9780312254216 '><img src='http://knightagency.net/wp-content/uploads/2013/09/bn2.png'/></a> <br><br><br><br> <br><br> Robert McKee's screenwriting workshops have earned him an international reputation for inspiring novices, refining works in progress and putting major screenwriting careers back on track. Quincy Jones, Diane Keaton, Gloria Steinem, Julia Roberts, John Cleese and David Bowie are just a few of his celebrity alumni. Writers, producers, development executives and agents all flock to his lecture series, praising it as a mesmerizing and intense learning experience. In Story, McKee expands on the concepts he teaches in his $450 seminars (considered a must by industry insiders), providing readers with the most comprehensive, integrated explanation of the craft of writing for the screen. No one better understands how all the elements of a screenplay fit together, and no one is better qualified to explain the 'magic' of story construction and the relationship between structure and character than Robert McKee. <br><br> <a href=' http://www.amazon.com/Story-Structure-Substance-Principles-Screenwriting-ebook/dp/B0042FZVOY/ref=tmm_kin_swatch_0?_encoding=UTF8&sr=1-1&qid=1386700056 '><img src='http://knightagency.net/wp-content/uploads/2013/09/mai3n2.png'/></a><a href=' http://www.barnesandnoble.com/w/story-robert-mckee/1100538146?ean=9780060391683 '><img src='http://knightagency.net/wp-content/uploads/2013/09/bn2.png'/></a> <br><br><br><br> <br><br> Whether you are a novice writer or a veteran who has already had your work published, rejection is often a frustrating reality. Literary agents and editors receive and reject hundreds of manuscripts each month. While it's the job of these publishing professionals to be discriminating, it's the job of the writer to produce a manuscript that immediately stands out among the vast competition. And those outstanding qualities, says New York literary agent Noah Lukeman, have to be apparent from the first five pages. <br><br> <a href=' http://www.amazon.com/First-Five-Pages-WriterS-Rejection-ebook/dp/B003XMWSSY/ref=sr_1_1?s=digital-text&ie=UTF8&qid=1386700222&sr=1-1&keywords=first+five+pages '><img src='http://knightagency.net/wp-content/uploads/2013/09/mai3n2.png'/></a><a href=' http://www.barnesandnoble.com/w/first-five-pages-noah-lukeman/1103851764?ean=9780684857435 '><img src='http://knightagency.net/wp-content/uploads/2013/09/bn2.png'/></a> <br><br><br><br> <br><br> If you want to become the best writer you can be, WRITER TO WRITER is for you. <br><br> This isn’t a grammar book. It isn’t a rulebook for writers. It’s the “in the trenches” companion for you along your writing journey, whether you’re just starting out or have been writing for years. In Writer to Writer, award-winning author and beloved mentor Cecil Murphey shares the lessons he’s learned from a lifetime of writing. Read one of the bite-sized entries a day, a chapter a week, or the entire book at once. Jump into the book any place you like. It’s also a handy discussion tool for writing groups. <br><br> <a href=' http://www.amazon.com/Writer-Lessons-Lifetime-Writing-ebook/dp/B00IQ7TCVC/ref=as_li_ss_til?tag=thekniage-20&linkCode=w01&creativeASIN=B00IQ7TCVC '><img src='http://knightagency.net/wp-content/uploads/2013/09/mai3n2.png'/></a><a href=' http://www.barnesandnoble.com/w/writer-to-writer-cecil-murphey/1115099310?ean=9781602903760 '><img src='http://knightagency.net/wp-content/uploads/2013/09/bn2.png'/></a> <br><br><br><br> <br><br> Who You Are Determines What You Write... <br><br> You have unique stories to tell the world, teachings and words that will inspire and encourage others. So what are you waiting for? It’s time to unleash that writer within. <br><br> This isn’t your average writing book, with guilt-inducing lists of “how- tos” in your search to become a writer...or a better writer. Instead, internationally renowned and beloved writer Cecil Murphey walks as a companion alongside. <br><br> <a href=' http://www.amazon.com/Unleash-Writer-Within-Essential-Companion-ebook/dp/B007EFBERC/ref=sr_1_22?s=digital-text&ie=UTF8&qid=1397663167&sr=1-22 '><img src='http://knightagency.net/wp-content/uploads/2013/09/mai3n2.png'/></a><a href=' http://www.barnesandnoble.com/w/unleash-the-writer-within-cecil-murphey/1107426381?ean=9781602903074 '><img src='http://knightagency.net/wp-content/uploads/2013/09/bn2.png'/></a> <br><br><br><br>