The quirky inspiration of the 642 Series takes flight in this collection of fiction-writing prompts that will make anyone want to grab a pen and write what happens next. The prompts in this journal are craftted to offer fully-fledged story ideas, not simply writing exercises, taking the 642 Things t..
In this book, readers can learn the alphabet while getting "in shape"! Each page shows one or more children using their bodies to make the shape of a different letter of the alphabet, both upper and lower case. The photographs are accompanied by simple printed versions of each upper- and lower-case ..
Develop your English riding technique and bond with your horse as you work your way through this collection of fun and rewarding exercises. Veteran trainer Cherry Hill shows you everything you need to know to master the subtle nuances of balance, transitions, and establishing energetic forward movem..
The role of being best man at a wedding is a huge honour, but the amount of responsibilities it comes with can quickly seem overwhelming. Best Man Best Speech is the answer to any worries a best man has. It covers in detail all the duties of the best man, including before, during and after the weddi..
'The Book Of Words' looks at words in all their glory, from the origins of language and vocabulary, to modern slang, jargon and shorthand. It covers grammatical rules and the zealots determined to protect them, as well as the rule-breakers and the way they develop the use of words, for better and fo..
This new, fully updated edition of The Crime Writer's Guide to Police Practice and Procedure is the essential detective in your pocket - something to reach for when your writing needs that short, sharp shock of modern-day investigating. Every writer has paused at some key point in the development of..
Did you know that `if the cap fits' refers to the traditional jester's cap with bells on it - so anyone wearing such a cap could be expected to do something foolish? Or that the ancient Greeks believed that it was camels rather than elephants that never forgot? The entries are interspersed with min..
'If Lynne Truss were Roman Catholic I'd nominate her for sainthood.' Frank McCourt The international bestseller, reissued and with a new introduction. A witty, entertaining, impassioned guide to perfect punctuation, for everyone who cares about precise writing. When social histories come to be writ..
This book looks at words for different family members in French. Main text on each page is provided only in French, with simple, labeled photographs providing support. A "dictionary" spread at the end of the book features all the vocabulary words in both French and English, and also includes a pronu..
Drawing from his own experiences as a novelist and creative writing tutor, Richard Skinner takes you through the process of writing a novel, from ways of generating ideas and beginning the actual process of writing, through to producing a final draft. The book is a both a 'guide' and an 'aid' to wri..