LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES (General) -> Composition & Creative Writing

How To Write And Sell Great Short Stories

Linda M. James

Dec 2011

reveals how to write stories that linger in hearts and  minds.

Compass Points: The Pagan Writers' Guide

Writing for the Pagan and MB&S Publications

Suzanne Ruthven

Jul 2013

Want to be a pagan author and write for the pagan community? This is how to get published.

Compass Points: Handy Hints for Writers

Lynne Hackles

Aug 2013

A book of tips, advice and encouragement for writers at all levels.


Where do writers get their ideas from ... It's called Life

Suzanne Ruthven

May 2012

Life-Writes helps you to find and develop ideas with editor appeal.

Positively Productive Writer, The

Simon Whaley

Jan 2012

How to reject rejection and enjoy positive steps to publication.

Desiring Dragons

Creativity, imagination and the Writer's Quest

Kevan Manwaring

May 2014

Why is the Fantasy genre more popular than ever? Can it offer us something beyond mere make-believe? Imagination: a gateway...?

How To Write a Romance Novel

A beginner's guide to getting it written and getting it published

Susan Palmquist

Nov 2012

Find out how to create a unique story with memorable characters.

So You Want To Be A Freelance Writer?

Writing for magazines, newspapers and beyond.

Deborah Durbin

Mar 2013

The easy way to earn a living from writing for magazines and newspapers.

Telling Life's Tales

A Guide to Writing Life Stories for Print and Publication

Sarah-Beth Watkins

Mar 2013

All you need to know about writing life stories from planning to publication.

Write a Western in 30 Days

with plenty of bullet-points!

Nik Morton

Jun 2013

Breaking down how to write a western, including research and target publishers. Shoot that MS off in a month!

Unlock Your Creativity

a 21-day sensory workout for writers

Sue Johnson
Val Andrews

Mar 2014

21 days to creative freedom.

Surfing The Rainbow

visualisation and chakra balancing for writers

Sue Johnson

Jan 2013

Colour code your writing for greater success

How To Write for the How-To Market

Suzanne Ruthven

Jun 2013

Detailed instruction and analysis covering writing for the widest marketplace in creative writing.

Compass Points - Photography for Writers

Using photos to sell more of your words

Simon Whaley

Mar 2014

How writers can sell more words and make more money by taking photographs.

Country Writer's Craft, The

Writing For Country, Regional & Rural Publications

Suzanne Ruthven

May 2013

A "How To" covering one of the largest marketplaces for writers across the English-speaking world.

Lifestyle Writer, The

How to Write for the Home and Family Market

Sarah-Beth Watkins

Jul 2013

All need to know about lifestyle writing and how to use your own experiences to start your writing career.

Compass Points - A Practical Guide to Poetry Forms

How to find the perfect form for your poem

Alison Chisholm

Mar 2014

This book shows through a simple, practical approach, how to enrich your poems through fine structuring of form.

Compass Points: Get Your Act Together - Writing A Stand-up Comedy Routine

Jenny Roche

Feb 2014

Get Your Act Together is a book for anyone who wants to be serious about becoming a stand-up comic and wants to do it well.

Compass Points: The Writers' Group Handbook

Getting the best for and from your writing group

Julie Phillips

Feb 2014

How to make your writing group work for you.

Creating Convincing Characters

Nicholas Corder

Aug 2014

This book answers the question, "How do we go about inventing great characters that our readers will care about, root for, love, hate or fear?"

How To Write a Chiller Thriller

Sally Spedding

Apr 2014

This book will help you create chiller thrillers with memorable characters and truly chilling plots.

Compass Points - Horror Upon Horror

A Step by Step Guide to Writing a Horror Novel

Suzanne Ruthven

Nov 2013

Horror writer and former Gothic Society member, Suzanne Ruthven brings us a step-by-step guide to writing horror fiction.


A writer’s guide to creating compelling fictional characters with the signs of zodiac

Judy Hall

Nov 2013

Offering a unique – and very easy – method of creating effective, intriguing, and authentic multi-layered personalities that leap off the page.

Life Coaching for Writers

An Essential Guide to Realising your Creative Potential

Sarah-Beth Watkins

Feb 2014

A one-stop guide to using life-coaching techniques to unleash your writing potential.

Freelance writing on health, food and gardens

Susie Kearley

Feb 2014

How one aspiring writer succeeded in this highly competitive market - and how you can too!

Fiction - The Art and the Craft

How Fiction is Written and How to Write it

Colin Bulman

Sep 2014

A highly practical exposition of all the major elements of fiction - such as plot, conflict, suspense, the hook, inference, character and dialogue.

Compass Points - Passionate Plots

A Brief Guide to Writing Erotic Stories and Scenes

Kelly Palmer

Mar 2014

A lively and informative 'how to' on writing erotica by a published author.

Compass Points: Creating Meaningful Dialogue

Suzanne Ruthven

Sep 2014

The essential guide to sharpening dialogue.

Compass Points - Edit is a Four-Letter Word

How to create the best first impression

Glynis Scrivens

Sep 2015

All you need to know about polishing your fiction for today's competitive market

Compass Points: Building Your Story

A guide to structure and plot

Kelly Palmer

Aug 2014

Struggling with structure? Grappling with your plot points? This brief but in-depth guide is a useful aid for both emerging and established writers.