The Best Books on Writing by the Best Writers

You do not have to read this essay, just the books.

You do not have to read this essay. You only need to scan. At least, given so short a time on this planet to read all the books that I want, that is how I would do it.

But if you are still reading and likely curious about my reasons for curating what follows, you are probably a writer. You know how conjoined…