Book Review

Romancing the Beat-Recommended

Romancing the Beat-Recommended

Romancing the Beat is a road map for aspiring romance writers. This short work by author/editor Gwen Hayes is the romance equivalent to plotting books such as Blake Snyder’s Save the Cat and Larry Brook’s Story Engineering. Here’s the blurb: What makes a romance novel […]

Write with Fey: Review

Write with Fey: Review

The Manuscript Shredder Reviews: Write with Fey, by Chrys Fey, a collection of articles on various topics related to writing and the business of being an author

The First 50 Pages: Recommended

The First 50 Pages: Recommended

Jeff Gerke’s The First 50 Pages is a writing how-to intended to point out every way you are ruining your manuscript, and then guide you through ways to fix those problems

The Negative Trait Thesaurus-Recommended

The Negative Trait Thesaurus-Recommended

Angela Ackerman and Becca Puglisi’s thesauri are a common sight on many writers’ bookshelves. These books offer tons of information is a simple to reference form. Get the complete review here.