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Here are our picks for the best writing books of 2019

Treat the writer on your list to one of these excellent craft books published in 2019.

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Set the Page on Fire by Steve O’Keefe

“When you set the page on fire, your writing takes off. Your readers catch fire, too, and keep reading as long as you burn,” writes author Steve O’Keefe in the introduction to Set the Page on Fire: Secrets of Successful Writers. “This book will show you how to ignite a bonfire of writing and keep feeding it.” O’Keefe interviewed 250 authors and industry professionals for the book, which is also drawn from O’Keefe’s own personal experience as an author, freelance writer, and content marketing director. Littered throughout the book are hands-on exercises that illustrate the principles and suggestions outlined in each section.

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