Books and Links


Books containing writing exercises:

Steering the Craft by Ursula Le Guin

The Art of Fiction by John Gardner

The 3 A.M. Epiphany by Brian Kiteley

Write Starts by Hal Zina Bennett

Pyrotechnics on the Page by Ralph Fletcher (for schoolteachers)

Everyday Editing by Jeff Anderson (for schoolteachers)

Favorite Books on Writing:

Zen in the Art of Writing by Ray Bradbury

If You Want To Write by Brenda Ueland

Walking on Water — Reflections on Faith and Art by Madeleine L’Engle

A Room of One’s Own by Virginia Woolf

Bird by Bird by Anne Lamott

On Writing by Stephen King

Art and Fear by David Bayles and Ted Orland

Links to My Other Writing and Reading Sites:

Write Cook (middle school writing website/blog)

Elsa Pla at TPT (teaching resources for sale at Teachers Pay Teachers)

The Reading Café (monthly book recommendations for preteens)




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