Books from 2021

21 articles

June 25, 2021

I Make Things Up: A Journal for Writers

Write, Plot, Create.

June 11, 2021

Editing Your Novel's Structure: Tips, Tricks, and Checklists to Get You from Start to Finish

Use this handbook for quick help and quick self-editing checklists.

May 28, 2021

Book Editing: How to Edit Your Nonfiction Book Like a Pro

Learn basic, simple, and easy-to-use editing information that you will find invaluable now and in the future.

May 14, 2021

Grammar for People Who Hate Rules: Killer Tips from the Ruthless Editor

This straightforward guide that will help you avoid many of today’s common word and punctuation errors.

April 23, 2021

The Paper It's Written On: Defining Your Relationship with an Editing Client

"The Paper It’s Written On" focuses on your specific needs, particularly when you are working with individual authors.

April 9, 2021

The Queens' English: The LGBTQIA+ Dictionary of Lingo and Colloquial Phrases

This colorful, comprehensive guide details the contributions that LGBTQIA+ communities have made to the English language.

March 26, 2021

On the Offensive: Prejudice in Language Past and Present

This book examines the many ways prejudice can show up in our words.

February 26, 2021

A Place for Everything: The Curious History of Alphabetical Order

Judith Flanders takes a deep dive into the history of alphabets and their use as an organizational system.

February 12, 2021

Pity the Reader: On Writing with Style

​The many editors among us who are also writers may appreciate this collection of writing advice from acclaimed novelist Vonnegut.

January 22, 2021

Raciolinguistics: How Language Shapes Our Ideas About Race

​This book explores the relationship between race and language and the role language plays in racial views and identities.