The Writer's Diet

The Writer's Diet

Is your writing flabby or fit? The Writer's Diet will help you energize your writing and strip unnecessary padding from your prose. First, diagnose your verbal fitness levels by taking the online WritersDiet Test. Next, follow the no-nonsense advice in each chapter of the book to strengthen and tone your verbal muscles

Writers at every level, from students to professionals, will benefit from the Writer's Diet workout. Before long, you will find your self producing stylish, energetic prose every time you put pen to paper.

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Stylish Academic Writing

Stylish Academic Writing

NEW from Harvard University Press

Elegant data and ideas deserve elegant expression, argues Helen Sword in this lively guide to academic writing. For scholars frustrated with disciplinary conventions, and for specialists who want to write for a larger audience but are unsure where to begin, here are imaginative, practical, witty pointers that show how to make articles and books a pleasure to read — and to write.

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