Four good books about writing that I have checked out of the library and read and enjoyed over the past year:
AUTHOR Cron, Lisa.
TITLE Wired for story : the writer’s guide to using brain science to
hook readers from the very first sentence / Lisa Cron.
PUB INFO Berkeley : Ten Speed Press, c2012.
CALL # 808.036 C8811w.
AUTHOR Gornick, Vivian.
TITLE The situation and the story : the art of personal narrative /
PUB INFO New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2001.
CALL # 820.9492 G681s.
AUTHOR Butler, Robert Olen.
TITLE From where you dream : the process of writing fiction / Robert
Olen Butler ; edited, with an introduction by Janet Burroway,
PUB INFO New York : Grove Press, c2005.
CALL # 808.3 B9783f.
AUTHOR Highsmith, Patricia, 1921-1995.
TITLE Plotting and writing suspense fiction / Patricia Highsmith.
PUB INFO New York : St. Martin’s Griffin, , c1983.
CALL # 808.3872 H537p 1990b.
This was also a book I enjoyed but it wasn’t about writing.