Provides an introduction to the major genres of creative writing, including fiction, poetry, and creative nonfiction. Focuses on the vocabulary and techniques of creative writing as well as the writing process.
David Starkey, Creative Writing: Four Genres in Brief Bedford/St. Martins, 2nd edition
Anne Lamott, Bird by Bird: Some Instructions on Writing and Life Anchor
Anthony Doerr, All the Light We Cannot See Scribner
Hope Jahren Lab Girl Vintage