Fed up with the endless reams of chick lit on the shelves? Want a really quality book, not a celebrity-endorsed 'Essential Summer Reading' book? This is the guide for you, so read on... They're called the classics for good reason. Whether they're a work of wacky imagination, a piercing insight into social and cultural traditions at the time of writing, or simply a fantastically absorbing story, all the books featured in 1001 Books You Must Read Before You Die have come about out of people's desires to communicate a story, a message or a lesson.
"Writing Website Copy in Plain English" shows you how to choose words and phrases carefully to capture your readers' attention and make your website easy to navigate to find information. The Internet is the most powerful tool. Using online content can drive many people to check your site. With easy-to-read content and navigation, you will attract consumers in a much-wider market.
The premier anthology of contemporary American poetry continues with an exceptional volume edited by award-winning novelist and poet Sherman Alexie, now with a new essay by Alexie on reactions to the 2015 publication.
Just about every writer needs a simple handbook to introduce or re-introduce themselves to the basics of writing different forms of copy for their bosses or for their clients. Sometimes with our massive workload, we simply cannot remember how to write a specific type of document, and we need something to get us started. "Help Me Write a Better... (Insert Here)" introduces you to many popular forms of copy and you will learn how to write a specific document a lot better -- and a lot faster. We break down each writing style into three or four specific steps and condense the most valuable information that shows you how to write the document.
600+ Confusing English Words Explained is perfect for both intermediate students, who will learn some new words for the first time – and for more advanced students, who want to perfect their use of the English language by mastering the subtle differences between similar words.
Welcome to the George Inn near London Bridge; a cosy, wood-pannelled, galleried coaching house a few minutes' walk from the Thames. Grab yourself a pint, listen to the chatter of the locals and consider this: who else has made this their local over the last 600 years?
Continuing the story begun in The Hobbit, this is the first part of Tolkien’s epic masterpiece, The Lord of the Rings, featuring a striking black cover based on Tolkien’s own design, the definitive text, and a detailed map of Middle-earth.