I am a writing book junkie. If there is a craft book out there, I want to read it. If there’s a crazy new theory on how I can write faster, better, smarter, I don’t want to take the chance and miss out. So I’ve been collecting writing books for almost thirty years. I started writing before the Internet, when information about publishing was hard to come by and the newest edition of Writer’s Market was my reference library staple. To my inexperienced eye, publishing fiction was as veiled and secretive as any sheik’s harem. But I was able to take an insider’s glance with the following books:
*I am not being compensated in any way for mentioning these books. I use them. I found them helpful and think you will too.