Writing & Language

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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Lingo

Gaston Dorren, edited by Jonathan Buckley translated by Alison Edwards

Format: Paperback

AUD $22.99

Why the Spanish speak so fast, the Dutch are gender-benders and it's hard to add up in Breton.

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Making a Point

David Crystal

Format: Hard Cover

AUD $29.99

The triumphant new 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.

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Modern Australian Usage

Nicholas Hudson

Format: Paperback

AUD $35.00

From grammar to punctuation to terms that are commonly confused, this is an essential general reference that should be on every writer's desk.

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For Who the Bell Tolls

David Marsh

Format: Paperback

AUD $21.99

Discover the grammar that people really need to know.

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Language!

Jonathon Green

AUD $49.99

The entertaining, shocking and surprising story of slang, as told by Britain's foremost slang lexicographer.

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Telling True Stories

Matthew Ricketson

Format: Paperback

AUD $39.99

Explores the key challenges in writing narrative non-fiction, and shows how some of the best in the business do it - an invaluable guide for anyone who wants to tell true stories well.

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Spell It Out

David Crystal

Format: Paperback

AUD $21.99

A unique journey through English spelling, untangling the fascinating origins of its greatest eccentricities.

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The Story of English in 100 Words

David Crystal

Format: Paperback

AUD $22.99

An eye-opening tour of the English language through the ages.

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Blogging and Tweeting without Getting Sued

Mark Pearson

Format: Paperback

AUD $22.99

What you post on a blog or tweet to your followers can get you arrested or cost you a lot of money in legal battles. This practical guide shows you how to stay out of trouble when you write online.

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