The Associated Press Guide to News Writing, 4th Edition (Paperback)
The Associated Press Guide to News Writing, is the standard professional resource for both novice and experienced news writers. This practical handbook is the ideal writing style guide for all reporters, writers, editors, and English and journalism students. It covers all the essentials of good news writing, according to the styles and guidelines set forth by the Associated Press--with lively examples from today's newspapers. This authoritative guide includes:Professional advice about crafting a good feature storyIn-depth reviews of important principles in news writingExpert guidance on writing concise, informative copy, source citations, and more.Clear and instructive discussions of specialized styles.