Books on Writing

Writers, new or seasoned, are always looking for guidance, inspiration and references. And below are a few must-have books to own if you’re looking to work on your writing that covers everything from outlining, plot development, characters, writing for certain genres, to self-editing, publishing and marketing. Go on, hone your craft!
On Writing: A Memoir of the Craft
Stephen King

Bird by Bird: Some Instructions on Writing and Life
Anne Lamott

The Writer's Idea Thesaurus: An Interactive Guide for Developing Ideas for Novels and Short Stories Fred White

Storyteller: Writing Lessons and More
Kate Wilhelm

Wonderbook: The Illustrated Guide to Creating Imaginitive Fiction
Jeff Vandermeer

Get Started in Writing Science Fiction and Fantasy
Adam Roberts

Must-Reads for 2018

My reading list for 2018, covers YA, literary fiction, mystery, crime/thriller, non-fiction/memoir and even fantasy. Some books came out a while back, some were published last year and others are about to be released in 2018. So if you’re looking for something to read next and are out of ideas, go through the list below!
Sleeping Beauties: A Novel
Stephen King & Owen King

Simon vs. The Homo Sapiens Agenda
Becky Albertalli

My Absolute Darling
Gabriel Tallent

Into The Water
Paula Hawkins

The Word is Murder Anthony Horowitz

The Hate U Give
Angie Thomas

Red Queen
Victoria Aveyard

Mrs C Remembers
Himanjali Sankar

When They Call You a Terrorist: A Black Lives Matter Memoir
Patrisse Khan-Cullors,& Asha Bandele

Amazon Basics Classic Notebook
Plain - 240 pages

Kindle E-reader Black, 6" Glare-Free Touchscreen Display, Wi-Fi