r/writing

The most-mentioned books on r/writing.

On Writing
58 users
Elements of Style
56 users
Self-Editing for Fiction Writers
40 users
Bird by Bird
28 users
The Emotion Thesaurus
24 users
Story Engineering
22 users
Story
21 users
Elements of Style
21 users
Save The Cat! The Last Book on Screenwriting You'll Ever Need
20 users
The War of Art
20 users
On Writing Well
19 users
How Not to Write a Novel
18 users
Reading Like a Writer
17 users
Eats, Shoots and Leaves
15 users
Techniques of the Selling Writer
14 users
Writing Fiction
13 users
Zen in the Art of Writing
13 users
The Art of Fiction
13 users
The Anatomy of Story
13 users
The Writers Journey
13 users
The Elements of Style
13 users
Police Procedure and Investigation
12 users
Understanding Comics
11 users
642 Things to Write About
11 users
The Hero with a Thousand Faces
11 users
Plot and Structure
11 users
The Artist's Way
11 users
Writing Fiction
10 users
How to Write Science Fiction and Fantasy
10 users
The 3 A.M. Epiphany
10 users
How to Write a Sentence
9 users
Writing Tools
9 users
Ship of Theseus
9 users
Wonderbook
9 users
20 Master Plots
9 users
Making Comics
8 users
Style
8 users
Stein On Writing
8 users
Screenplay
8 users
The Sense of Style
8 users
Writing Down the Bones
8 users
The Elements of Eloquence
8 users
The Chicago Manual of Style
7 users
Immediate Fiction
7 users
House of Leaves
7 users
Save The Cat! Writes A Novel
7 users
Building Great Sentences
7 users
Steering the Craft
7 users
Alan Moore's Writing For Comics Volume 1
7 users
Plotto
7 users
Creating Short Fiction
6 users
Writing Fiction For Dummies
6 users
Sin and Syntax
6 users
Outlining Your Novel
6 users
Structuring Your Novel
6 users
Understanding Show, Don't Tell
6 users
Hooked
6 users
Characters and Viewpoint
6 users
Wired for Story
6 users
On Writing Well, 25th Anniversary
5 users
How to Read Literature Like a Professor
5 users
What If? Writing Exercises for Fiction Writers
5 users
Garner's Modern American Usage
5 users
Several Short Sentences About Writing
5 users
On Killing
5 users
Soon I Will Be Invincible
5 users
Writing for Story
5 users
The Copyeditor's Handbook
5 users
The Blade Itself
5 users
The Art Of Dramatic Writing
5 users
The First Five Pages
5 users
Steal Like an Artist
5 users
Grammar Girl's Quick and Dirty Tips for Better Writing
5 users
Scene and Structure
5 users
Invisible Ink
5 users
The Emotional Craft of Fiction
5 users
Take Off Your Pants!
5 users
Story Structure Architect
5 users
The Portable MFA in Creative Writing
5 users
2011 writer's market
5 users
2013 writer's market
5 users
Story Genius
5 users
The Book of Ralph
5 users
If You Want to Write
5 users
Style
4 users
Daily Rituals
4 users
Cloud Atlas
4 users
Making Shapely Fiction
4 users
The Making of a Story
4 users
The Writer's Block
4 users
Gardens of the Moon
4 users
Elements of Fiction Writing
4 users
How to Write Dazzling Dialogue
4 users
John Dies at the End
4 users
Moon People
4 users
Revision and self-editing
4 users
4 A.M. Breakthrough
4 users
Plot Versus Character
4 users
Writing for Emotional Impact
4 users
Fifty Shades of Grey
4 users