Writing skills

    Can Creative Writing Really Be Taught?

    Paperback Save £2.29 = £16.70

    " New chapters on identity and activism Can Creative Writing Really Be Taught? is supported by a companion website at www.bloomsbury.com, including extensive links to online resources, teaching case studies and lesson plans"

    Japanese Writing System

    By Heath Rose

    Paperback Save £5.03 = £24.92

    This is the first book devoted to exploring issues of learning written Japanese, focusing on the challenges the writing system poses for the second language learner. It weaves together previous research on Japanese second language acquisition and kanji learning with original studies on self-regulation and kanji learning strategies.

    Good Writing Guide for Education Students

    By Dominic Wyse

    Paperback £18.51

    This practical, down-to-earth guide is tailored for Education students and uses real examples of students' work to explain what tutors look for and how to get there.

    Collins Easy Learning Mandarin Chinese Characters

    By Collins Dictionaries

    Paperback Save £1.94 = £9.05

    Learn how to write 250 of the commonest Chinese characters, with stroke by stroke guidance on every page.

    Public Policy Writing That Matters

    By David Chrisinger

    Paperback Save £0.54 = £14.46

    A vital tool for any policy writer or analyst, Public Policy Writing That Matters is a book for everyone passionate about using writing to effect real and lasting change.


    By Robert Yagelski

    Paperback Save £0.54 = £59.45

    WRITING: TEN CORE CONCEPTS is designed to help you acquire the fundamental understanding that you need to become an effective writer, and to give you practice in applying ten core concepts across different writing tasks. Handy ten-step writing guides use the core concepts to help you effectively manage various types...

    Creating Compelling Characters for Film, TV, Theatre and Rad

    By Rib Davis

    Paperback £16.85

    Strong characters - characters we love and hate, those we despair for at their low moments and egg on to their triumphs - are the foundation of any successful script. Written by award-winning writer Rib Davis and now fully updated for its second edition, Creating Compelling Characters for Film, TV,...

    Written Corrective Feedback for L2 Development

    By John Bitchener

    Paperback Save £3.78 = £21.17

    This book considers the potential of written corrective feedback to facilitate second language L2 development. It draws on cognitive and sociocultural theoretical perspectives and empirical evidence to explore some of the factors that explain why written corrective feedback may or may not lead to L2 development.

    Writing Essays

    By Richard Marggraf Turley

    Paperback £16.88

    Essays are a major form of assessment in higher education today and this is a fact that causes some writers a great deal of anxiety. Fortunately, essay writing is a skill that can be learned, like any other. Through precise explanations, this fully updated edition of Writing Essays gives you...

    One Day in the Life of the English Language

    By Frank L. Cioffi

    Hardback Save £5.54 = £14.46

    Generations of student writers have been subjected to usage handbooks that proclaim, "This is the correct form. Learn it"--books that lay out a grammar, but don't inspire students to use it. By contrast, this antihandbook handbook, presenting some three hundred sentences drawn from the printed works of a single, typical...

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