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Mar 23, 2011
| ISBN 9780307784179
Mar 23, 2011 | ISBN 9780307784179
The definitive guide to polishing your prose from veteran editor Jan Venolia.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 work—be it a letter to a friend, an important business document, or an academic essay. Fortunately, help is at hand in Rewrite Right! 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.
JAN VENOLIA has been helping people improve their writing for more than 30 years. A veteran writer and editor, Jan lends her expertise to workshops and conferences. She lives in Gualala, California.
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
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