Keys to Great Writing

Empower Your Writing!
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Keys to Great Writing
by Stephen Wilbers
Writer's Digest Books, 2007
ISBN 978-1-58297-492-7
$14.99 paperback, p.272

Empower Your Writing!
Keys to Great Writing covers every aspect of the craft, showing you how to develop a writer's voice that is unique, precise, and effective.

From grammar rules to revision strategies, you'll find the crucial information you need in short, easy-to-browse sections that enable you to hone your own signature writing approach. No more wading through dry style manuals. No more guesswork. Just clear, proven guidance, including:

  • Four Myths of Great Writing
  • The Elements of Style Checklist
  • The Elements of Composition Checklist
  • The Four-Step Writing Process
  • Glossary of Grammatical Terms
  • Proofreading Checklist
  • Four Common Errors in Word Choice (And How to Avoid Them)
  • Five Ways to Bring Music to Your Writing
  • Fourteen Techniques to Eliminate Wordiness
  • And much more!

Keys to Great Writing is like having your own desktop writing coach. Use it, learn from it, and give voice to the great writer within you.

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