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    • Writing Tools

    • 50 Essential Strategies for Every Writer
    • By: Roy Peter Clark
    • Narrated by: Roy Peter Clark
    • Length: 7 hrs and 5 mins
    • Unabridged
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    “Writing is a craft you can learn,” says Roy Peter Clark. “You need tools, not rules.” In this essential guide, Clark distills decades of experience into fifty tools that writers of all kinds can use every day. You may be crafting a newspaper story or an admissions essay for college. You may be writing a technical report or drafting your first novel. You may be a student or a teacher, a poet or a critic, a columnist or a blogger. You may be preparing a PowerPoint presentation or penning a love letter.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Analysing the art of writing

    • By Judy Corstjens on 17-06-14

    Regular price: £19.69

    • The Glamour of Grammar

    • By: Roy Peter Clark
    • Narrated by: Roy Peter Clark
    • Length: 8 hrs and 55 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Early in the history of English, glamour and grammar were the same word, linked to enchantment and magical spells. Now grammar brings to mind language bullies and bored-out-of-their-skulls students. Roy Peter Clark, one of America’s most influential writing teachers, wants to change that by putting the glamour back into grammar.

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • hmmm

    • By dan on 16-09-12

    Regular price: £22.99

    • Help! For Writers

    • 210 Solutions to the Problems Every Writer Faces
    • By: Roy Peter Clark
    • Narrated by: Roy Peter Clark
    • Length: 8 hrs and 7 mins
    • Unabridged
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    The craft of writing offers countless potential problems: The story is too long; the story's too short; revising presents a huge hurdle; writer's block is rearing its ugly head. In Help! For Writers, Roy Peter Clark presents an "owner's manual" for writers, outlining the seven steps of the writing process, and addressing the 21 most urgent problems that writers face. In his trademark engaging and entertaining style, Clark offers 10 short solutions to each problem.

    • 1 out of 5 stars
    • Impossible to listen to

    • By Amazon Customer on 24-01-13

    Regular price: £18.99