Recommended Reading

There are many good books available on the craft of writing and they seem to get better all the time. Personally, I’ve read dozens. Far too many to list.

Below is a short list of some of the very best must-reads to get you started.

Happy reading…and writing!


New to My List

Old Standbys

  • GMC: Goal Motivation & Conflict by Deb Dixon
  • Writing the Breakout Novel Workbook: Hands-On Help for Making Your Novel Stand Out and Succeed by Donald Maass
  • Creating Unforgettable Characters by Linda Seger
  • Techniques of the Selling Writer by Dwight V. Swain

Bestselling author of chilling mystery-thrillers that will keep you up at night