Your Guide to Perfectly Polished Prose
Ten Speed Press, Paper Textbook, 9781580082396, 200pp.
Publication Date: September 1, 2000
Everyone knows that writing can be improved by the simple process of reviewing, editing, and rewriting, but many struggle with how to go about critiquing their own workbe it a letter to a friend, an important business document, or an academic essay. Fortunately, help is at hand in REWRITE RIGHT!, the definitive guide to polishing your prose. According to writing authority Jan Venolia, the skills needed to revise your work are surprisingly easy to learn and a cinch to incorporate into everyday writing routines. This practical guide describes in clear, direct language how to effectively rewrite a report, letter, essay, or article, so that writers of all levels can improve the quality of their work and harness the power of language.
Brimming with useful information and "a good cover-to-cover read, as well as a resource to which writers will often turn." Writer Magazine"A friendlier alternative to the "small but stern classic" Elements of Style. 151;Inc. Magazine