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Standard-Reading Journalism Books

Discussion in 'Writers' Workshop' started by biggy0125, Feb 7, 2012.

  1. biggy0125

    biggy0125 Member

    Planned on picking up some books on journalism and I am looking for suggestions. Thanks in advance.
  2. Versatile

    Versatile Active Member

  3. biggy0125

    biggy0125 Member

    Everything by Heinz is fantastic, but I was thinking more along the lines of standards and practices. You know, something north of a compilation of great works but something south of a textbook.
  4. Versatile

    Versatile Active Member


    Jon Franklin's guide to narrative nonfiction.
  5. thecool

    thecool New Member



    The two books that have helped me most in my growth as a writer.
  6. biggy0125

    biggy0125 Member

    Thanks, guys. I'll have to check all these out.
  7. Boyznblu80

    Boyznblu80 Member

    This book almost scared me out of pursuing the field, but in the end, drove me to continue. This was a required reading in college.

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