Here are a selection of inspirational books on the art of creative writing from my library at home. I have already read these books but I will keep them close at hand as I may need to delve into them again. As I have mentioned before, November is National Novel Writing Month and I will be attempting the laborious task of writing a 50,000 word first draft of a novel.
Writers' & Artists' Yearbook 2011 - www.writersandartists.co.uk
"This bestselling Yearbook is a comprehensive, up-to-date directory of media contacts and contains a wealth of practical advice and information."
The Complete Handbook of Novel Writing - www.writersdigest.com/books
ISBN 13: 978-1-58297-958-8
Bird by Bird by Anne Lamott
"Some instructions on writing and life"
Naming The World and Other Exercises for the Creative Writer Edited by Bret Anthony Johnston