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The Essential Don Murray

Donald Murray , Lisa Miller , Thomas Newkirk

Pub Date: 9/28/2009
Product Type: Paperback
Grade: K - College

Lessons from America’s Greatest Writing Teacher Don Murray’s mission was to demystify writing by revealing as much as possible about the habits, processes, and practices of writers. This book carries on his work and shows the evolution of his thinking by collecting his most influential pieces as well as unpublished essays, entries... more

Writing to Deadline

Donald Murray

Pub Date: 4/20/2000
Product Type: Paperback
Grade: College - Adult

Writing to Deadline takes the reader into the mind of the nonfiction writer, demystifying the process by which journalists clarify confusion and present significant information under demanding restrictions of time and space. This is an essential book for working journalists, professors and students of journalism, directors of newspaper... more

Crafting a Life in Essay, Story, Poem

Donald Murray

Pub Date: 4/1/1996 1
Product Type: Paperback
Grade: College - College

Murray is the master of teaching writing....[His book] is a treasure trove of potential minilessons for students of all ages.—InstructorIn Crafting a Life in Essay, Story, Poem, Donald Murray demonstrates the craft that has been his discipline and joy for more than half a century. He describes how the writing act has allowed... more

Shoptalk

Donald Murray

Pub Date: 1/1/1990 1
Product Type: Paperback
Grade: K - College

This book is reassuring, inspirational, interesting, and humorous to read. —Language ArtsBoth practicing and would-be writers are endlessly fascinated by what other writers have to say about the demands of their craft and their own methods of writing. In Shoptalk, Pulitzer Prize-winner Donald Murray has collected quotations... more

Expecting the Unexpected

Donald Murray

Pub Date: 3/14/1989
Product Type: Paperback
Grade: K - College

This collection of academic articles shows the range of Murray's interests and concerns as he looks at writing from the writer's as well as the teacher's perspective. ... more