Books & Ebooks Library

To Help You Become a Better Writer

Welcome to my books & ebooks library!

The books here are some of my favorites. I own and have read each one, sometimes more than once. I will continue to add books here that I like and that I find helpful.

I have been writing and studying the craft for a long time. I've taken a creative writing course, worked on creative writing prompts, and have worked on my writing style.

As you may know, I write a detective novel series with my next novel due out soon, and found that writing novels, although very challenging, is an amazing experience but I have help. The whodunit books listed below are a great reference for writing novels and I use them often!

Whether you are a writer or would like to take a stab at writing a novel, these books can help you to learn how to get it done.

So, when deciding what books to add to your own library, think about what you want to learn that can be useful to you. 

I've put the books and ebooks library in categories to help keep all the information organized. I hope it helps. And if you would like suggestions, please feel free to ask me.

If you have a great book that you'd like to recommend, I want to hear from you as well. I am always looking for information to help me in my writing as well as help others reach their writing goals as well. I hope my book and ebooks library is helpful to you as well.

The great thing about reading is that you have the ability to always be learning something new!

Books & Ebooks Library For Writers

Writing Books

Writing Mysteries

The Howdunit Guides

From the Pro's

Copywriting Books

Remember to let me know if you have any favorite books to add here!

Creative Writing Tips

  • Pay attention to the details of what is happening around you. Think about what you see, smell, taste and hear.
  • Carry a small notebook with you at all times. Write down details of what you are observing.
  • Sit down and write something everyday. Even if you just write a sentence, it gets your thoughts moving and helps to create a habit you will benefit from.
  • Become more observant in your everyday life. Take time to write things down using description and then re-read it later to see if you left out important details.
  • Pay attention to "who," "what," "when," "where," "how," and "why" as you observe.
  • Good expressive writing depends heavily on the details and recollecting vivid moments. As you observe an event, write down everything that you observed. Push yourself to remember as many details as you can. It may help to close your eyes and bring yourself back to that earlier time.
  • Write exactly what you see, feel, hear, taste, and smell. Be specific when you take notes. Focus on the details.
  • Read about what authors have in their books and ebooks library. You may find just what you need to spark a great idea!


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