Below is a list of books on the craft of writing, the business of writing, and inspiration on writing that have helped me along my author journey. If you are also on the writing path, I hope these will be of value to you as well.

On Writing: A Memoir of the Craft

Bird by Bird: Some Instructions on Writing and Life

Revision and Self Editing for Publication: Techniques for Transforming Your First Draft into a Novel that Sells

Successful Self-Publishing: How to self-publish and market your book

Your Author Business Plan: Take Your Author Career to the Next Level 

Intuitive Editing: A Creative and Practical Guide to Revising Your Writing

Self-Editing for Fiction Writers, Second Edition: How to Edit Yourself Into Print

Save the Cat! Writes a Novel: The Last Book on Novel Writing You’ll Ever Need

Business for Authors. How to Be an Author Entrepreneur

Plot & Structure: Techniques and Exercises for Crafting a Plot That Grips Readers from Start to Finish

The Successful Author Mindset: A Handbook for Surviving the Writer’s Journey

The Successful Novelist

Structuring Your Novel: Essential Keys for Writing an Outstanding Story

Outlining Your Novel: Map Your Way to Success

Conquering Writer’s Block and Summoning Inspiration: Learn to Nurture a Lifestyle of Creativity