Resources from My Bookshelf
Aristotle. Aristotle’s Poetics. (Especially VI and VII) Translated by George Whalley. Toronto: McGill & Queen’s University Press, 1997.
Brande, Dorothea. Becoming a Writer. Foreword by John Gardner. New York: Jeremy Tarcher, Penguin Books, 1981 (Harcourt, Inc. 1934).
Bradbury, Ray. “Just this side of Byzantium, An introduction.” Dandelion Wine. New York: Revised Bantam Edition, 1976 (Doubleday edition, 1957).
Burroway, Janet. Writing Fiction: A Guide to the Narrative Craft. First edition. New York: HarperCollins Publishers, 1992.
Cameron, Julia with Mark Bryan. The Artist’s Way: A Spiritual Path to Higher Creativity. New York: Jeremy Tarcher, Penguin Books, (G.P. Putnam Sons), 1992.
Conrad, Joseph. Preface to Nigger of the “Narcissus.” London: Cox & Wyman Ltd., 1897; Penguin edition, 1963.
Dillard, Annie. Living by Fiction. New York: Harper & Row, 1982.
Egoff, Sheila, G.T. Stubbs, and L.F. Ashley. Only Connect, readings on children’s literature. Toronto: Oxford University Press (Canadian Branch), 1969.
Forster, E.M. Aspects of the Novel. New York: Harcourt, Inc., a Harvest Book, 1955 (Harcourt, Inc. 1927).
Hunter, Molly. Talent Is Not Enough, on writing for children. New York: Harper Trophy Book, Harper & Row, 1975, 1976.
Tolkien, J. R.R. Tree and Leaf with seminal essay “On Faerie.” George Allen & Unwin, 1964.
Travers, P.L. “Only Connect.” 1967. Pp. 183 from Only Connect, readings on children’s literature. See above.
Welty, Eudora. The Eye of the Story, Selected Essays and Reviews. New York: Vintage Books, Random House, 1979.