how the top ten novels were written
and what you can learn from them
13 bestsellers from the last twenty years
the secret: it wasn't luck
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Constance Hale brings out the glam in grammar with a flair rarely found in writing books.
Relax, put the pitchfork down and leave these poor modifiers alone. Adjectives and adverbs aren't weak, they're just sensitive.
Bond, James Bond. Names hold a lot of power and finding the name of a thing is a lot like magic.
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To put it simply, Building Great Sentences changed my writing style and my life.
Flowers grow in unusual places. The flowers of rhetoric are, admittedly, hideous, but here they are in all their unpronounceable glory.
I promise, there are no sentence diagrams here.
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This book takes each of the five senses, sight, taste, touch, smell, and hearing, and explains how to weave them into the narrative.
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Word choice is the difference between the next literary blockbuster and the next literary dud.
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