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    DescriptionTools Not Rules' says Roy Peter Clark, vice president and senior scholar at the Poynter Institute, the esteemed school for journalists and teachers of journalists. Clark believes that everyone can write well with the help of a handful of useful tools that he has developed over decades of writing and teaching. If you google 'Roy Peter Clark, Writing Tools', you'll get an astonishing 1.25 million hits. That's because journalists everywhere rely on his tips to help them write well every day - in fact he fields emails from around the world from grateful writers. 'Writing Tools' covers everything from the basics (Tool 5: Watch those Adverbs) to the more complex (Tool 34: Turn your notebook into a camera) and uses more than 300 examples from literature and journalism to illustrate the concepts. For students, aspiring novelists and writers of memos, emails, PowerPoint presentations and love letters, here are 50 indispensible, memorable and usable tools.

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    Writing Tools
    50 Essential Strategies for Every Writer
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Roy Peter Clark
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 272
    Width: 137 mm
    Height: 208 mm
    Thickness: 23 mm
    Weight: 272 g
    ISBN 13: 9780316014991
    ISBN 10: 0316014990

    B&T Merchandise Category: GEN
    B&T Book Type: NF
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    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T2.1
    B&T Modifier: Region of Publication: 01
    B&T Modifier: Academic Level: 05
    B&T General Subject: 680
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    BIC subject category V2: CJCW
    B&T Modifier: Text Format: 40
    Ingram Subject Code: LA
    LC classification: PE
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    Abridged Dewey: 808
    Libri: ENGM5000
    DC22: 808.042
    BISAC V2.8: REF026000, LAN002000
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 14870
    B&T Approval Code: A23250000, A23253000
    Libri: CREA5000, KREA2600, SCHP9045
    BISAC V2.8: LAN005000
    BIC subject category V2: 2AB
    Thema V1.0: CJCW, CBW
    Thema language qualifier V1.0: 2ACB
    Edition statement
    Little, Brown & Company
    Imprint name
    Little, Brown & Company
    Publication date
    07 February 2008
    Publication City/Country
    New York
    Author Information
    As well as his day job as a teacher Roy Peter Clark, PhD he has written and edited 14 books about writing and journalism. He has appeared on Oprah and speaks at conferences across the world.
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