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The Art of Fiction

Author: Ayn Rand

Reader: Marguerite Gavin

Format: 6 CDs (Unabridged)

Learn about crafting a superior tale from a woman who has enthralled millions. She shows writers how to combine abstract ideas with concrete action and description to achieve a unity of theme, plot, characterization, and style, the four essential elements of fiction.

Item #: E6B884 ISBN: 9780786188840

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The Art of Nonfiction

Author: Ayn Rand

Reader: Marguerite Gavin

Format: 6 CDs (Unabridged)

This highly-respected author takes listeners step by step through the process of writing non-fiction, providing insightful observations and invaluable techniques. She discusses the psychological aspects of writing and the roles played by the conscious and subconscious. She explains how to select a subject and theme, how to identify your audience, and how to write the first draft.

Item #: E6B885 ISBN: 9780786188857

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Bird by Bird

Author: Anne Lamott

Reader: Susan Bennett

Format: 1 MP3-CDs (Unabridged)

What does it mean to live a writer's life? Witty and wise, Lamott covers all aspects of writing, showing you how to keep your eyes open and write about what you see. Then she tells you how to survive being a writer – all with bracingly honest humor.

Item #: E1N895 ISBN: 9781501258954

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Effective Writing for Business, College, and Life

Author: William Stanek

Reader: Ron Knowles

Format: Playaway (Unabridged)

Whether we like it or not, writing is a part of our every day lives and to get by you need an edge. This is the down-in-the-trenches writing resource you need to be successful. Use this concise guide to help you write essays, papers, and dissertations; create reports and presentations; develop articles, stories, and novels; and publish online and CD-ROM.

Item #: EP5723 ISBN: 9781605145723

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The Glamour of Grammar

Author/Reader: Roy Peter Clark

Roy Peter Clark

Format: 8 CDs (Unabridged)

Grammar and glamour once meant the same thing: the power to charm. In this entertaining – and OK, charming – approach to grammar, listeners learn everything from the different parts of speech to why effective writers prefer concrete nouns and active verbs. Learn to live inside the language, and discover just how glamourous grammar can be. "Entertaining... extremely enjoyable."—Publishers Weekly

Item #: E6W522 ISBN: 9781596595224

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The Grammar Girl's Quick and Dirty Tips to Clean Up Your Writing

Author/Reader: Mignon Fogarty

Mignon Fogarty

Format: Playaway (Unabridged)

Item #: EP7980 ISBN: 9781427227980

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Grammar Snobs Are Great Big Meanies

Author: June Casagrande

Reader: Shelly Frasier

Format: 5 CDs (Unabridged)

If you couldn't care less about the difference between the past progressive and the pluperfect, this laugh-out-loud collection is for you. Includes anecdotes and essays on grammar and punctuation, as well as hilarious critiques of the language snobs. "Thanks to Frasier's sharp comic timing, you'll get the full effect of the author's self-effacing exposé of grammatical crimes."—AudioFile

Item #: E5X218 ISBN: 9781400102181

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If You Want to Write

Author: Brenda Ueland

Reader: Pat Carroll

Format: Playaway (Unabridged)

"Everybody is talented, original, and has something important to say." So begins this inspiring treatise on art, independence, and spirit. Carl Sandburg called it the best book on writing he'd ever read, but it's much more than that. Listen and see!

Item #: EP7207 ISBN: 9781607757207

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Inside the Bestsellers

Author: Jerrold R. Jenkins, with Mardi Link

Reader: Jerrold Jenkins

Format: 2 Cassettes (Abridged)

*Ever dream of writing a bestseller? Here's the scoop on ordinary people who overcame rejection and persisted, eventually to become bestselling authors. Includes James Redfield of The Celestine Prophecy and the saga of Chicken Soup for the Soul.

Item #: E2J1367 ISBN: 9781574531367

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On Language

Author: Noam Chomsky, Mitsou Ronat

Reader: Fajer Al-Kaisi

Format: 13 CDs (Unabridged)

Includes Language and Responsibility and Reflections on Language. Some of the noted linguist and political critic's most informal and accessible work to date, making it an ideal introduction to his thought.

Item #: E9N661 ISBN: 9781491586617

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On Writing Well Collection

Author/Reader: William K. Zinsser

William K. Zinsser

Format: 3 CDs (Abridged)

Two classics from this highly listenable former Yale professor, good writing's biggest fan. On Writing Well is for anyone who wants to learn how to write or who needs to do some writing to get through the day. How to Write a Memoir tells you how to write the story of your life. He explains how to do it, and do it well.

Item #: E3H611 ISBN: 9780060586119

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Author: Sarah Stodola

Reader: Andi Arndt

Format: 1 MP3-CDs (Unabridged)

Item #: E1N6315 ISBN: 9781511326315

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Stein on Writing

Author: Sol Stein

Reader: Christopher Lane

Format: 9 CDs (Unabridged)

Hooking the reader isn't easy, but this master editor shows you how – with these can't-lose professional secrets. Superior craft techniques and strategies for creating interesting writing, from a veteran novelist and editor of some of the most successful writers of our time, including James Baldwin, W.H. Auden, and Lionel Trilling. "Stimulating... a banquet of savvy advice."—Publishers Weekly

Item #: E9B140 ISBN: 9780786191499

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Author/Reader: Robert McKee

Robert McKee

Format: 5 CDs (Abridged)

The world's premier screenwriting instructor shares his secrets and award-winning strategies. Packed with examples from such film classics as Casablanca and Chinatown, analyzed scene by sequence by act. [His] advice is very aptand given in an interesting way: as though he is on a spot-lit stage delivering a well-polished presentation to a group of aspiring writers."—AudioFile

Item #: E5H618 ISBN: 9780060856182

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The Successful Novelist

Author: David Morrell

Reader: Patrick Lawlor

Format: 8 CDs (Unabridged)

Item #: E9N196 ISBN: 9781611061963

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That's Not English

Author: Erin Moore

Reader: Shannon Parks

Format: 5 CDs (Unabridged)

An expat's witty and insightful exploration of English and American cultural differences through the lens of language that will leave listeners gobsmacked In That's Not English, the seemingly superficial differences between British and American English open the door to a deeper exploration of a historic and fascinating cultural divide. In each of the thirty chapters, Erin Moore explains a different word we use that says more about us than we think.

Item #: E5B341 ISBN: 9781469033419

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They Say, I Say

Authors: Gerald Graff and Cathy Birkenstein

Reader: Tony Craine

Format: 7 CDs (Unabridged)

Demystifies academic writing by identifying its key rhetorical moves, the most important of which is to summarize what others have said, to set up one's own argument.

Item #: E7W8613 ISBN: 9781469028613

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Write That Memoir Right Now

Author: Kim Brittingham

Reader: Susan Boyce

Format: 5 CDs (Unabridged)

If you want to put your life story down in words, where do you start? Exactly what story are you hoping to tell? How are you going to fill hundreds of pages? How do you plan it out? Memoirist, blogger, and writing teacher Kim Brittingham shares her insight into getting started with your writing and crafting your memoir.

Item #: L4K747 ISBN: 9781620647479

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