“How-To” of Writing

Inspired Prompt is dedicating this page to our favorite writing books. We have three categories: books on craft, books on encouragement, and books specifically for Indie writers.


Writing Craft

How to Grow a Novel by Sol Stein

Plot and Structure by James Scott Bell

Revision and Self-Editing by James Scott Bell

Word Painting by Rebecca McClanahan

Self-Editing for Fiction Writers by Renni Browne and Dave King

Getting Into Character by Brandilyn Collins

The First Five Pages by Noah Lukeman

The Elements of Style by Strunk and White

 Writing Encouragement

Unleash the Writer Within by Cecil Murphey

Dancing on the Head of a Pen by Robert Benson

Write His Answer by Marlene Bagnull

The Art of War for Writers by James Scott Bell

The Audacity to Be a Writer by Bryan Hutchinson

Writing Right to Success  (compiled) by Yvonne Lehman

An Introduction to Christian Writing by Ethel Herr

Indie Writer Resources

Marketing For Writers Who Hate Marketing by James Scott Bell

Self-Publishing for Dummies by Jason E. Rich

Successful Self-Publishing: How to self-publish and market your book in ebook and print by Joanna Penn

How to Plan, Outline and Write Your Novel in 30 Days by Amy Deardon

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