These books are the most useful pieces of literature I have on my bookshelf. They are so interesting & provide invaluable insight into the art of writing & editing.
Should creative writing be taught? (Louis Menand)
Form and Ideology (Stephen Knight)
Characters, Emotion & Viewpoint (Nancy Kress)
Reality Hunger, a manifesto (David Shields)
When it comes to books that have shaken me to my core & that I have LOST countless hours engulfed in, these are the ones to beat.
The Thirteenth Tale (Diane Setterfield)
Landet der tiden var borte (Klaus Hagerup)
World Without End (Ken Follett)
Serious Concerns (Wendy Cope)
How to Be a Woman (Caitlin Moran)
Slottet det Hvite (Tormod Haugen)