Learning how to write clearly and persuasively takes practice, but your ability to write well is one of your most valuable skills.

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This is a list of the highest rated books on Amazon that address academic research and writing. Some of these books are probably required by your program, but there may be a few that will help you with your research and academic writing that have not been listed by your instructor.

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A Manual for Writers of Research Papers, Theses, and Dissertations

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