Writing & Language

That's The Way It Crumbles

Matthew Engel

Format: Hard Cover

AUD $32.99

Americanisms have been slyly coloring the English language for centuries, and this practice must stop. Period.

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Writing True Stories

Patti Miller

Format: Paperback

AUD $34.99

The complete guide to writing autobiography, memoir, personal essay, biography, travel and creative nonfiction.

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Making Sense

David Crystal

Format: Hard Cover

AUD $29.99

The world's best-known authority on the English language reveals the secrets and subtleties of its grammar.

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Making a Point

David Crystal

Format: Paperback

AUD $22.99

The triumphant third volume in David Crystal's classic series on the English language combines the first history of English punctuation with a complete guide to how to use it - now in paperback.

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Vulgar Tongues

Max Decharne

Format: Hard Cover

AUD $29.99

A rollercoaster ride through the colourful history of slang - from highwaymen to hip-hop.

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How Good is Your Grammar?

John Sutherland

Format: Paperback

AUD $22.99

John Sutherland, one of Britain's most celebrated professors of English literature, is here to test, stretch, amuse and instruct you with his definitive quiz on all things grammatical.

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How Writing Works

Roslyn Petelin

Format: Paperback

AUD $39.99

Are you worried about your grip on grammar? Know you need to write better to get through uni or progress in your career? Or do you want to write professionally? We can all improve our writing: grammar guru Roslyn Petelin shows us how in How Writing Works.

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Monkeys with Typewriters

Scarlett Thomas

Format: Paperback

AUD $29.99

How to write fiction and unlock the secret power of stories

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The Writer's Room

Charlotte Wood

Format: Paperback

AUD $32.99

A brilliant resource for established and beginning writers and for passionate readers everywhere from a range of acclaimed and much-loved writers, lovingly compiled by the brilliant and insightful Charlotte Wood.

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Release the Bats

DBC Pierre

Format: Paperback

AUD $27.99

The Booker Prize-winning author of Vernon God Little returns with a book about fiction.

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