Announcing the best writing books of 2018

Need a little help with your holiday shopping? Treat the wordsmiths in your life to one (or all) of our favorite writerly books of the year.

The Geek’s Guide to the Writing Life by Stephanie Vanderslice

There are the glimmering literati of the world: The Cheryl Strayeds, Celeste Ngs, J.K. Rowlings, and Stephen Kings. And then there are the rest of us.

If you’re in the latter camp, you’ll find yourself in good company with self-proclaimed “writing geek” Stephanie Vanderslice. Her witty, warming voice serves as a welcome guide to navigating the ins and outs of a writing career, resulting in an encouraging handbook that’s a joy to read.

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