Book reviews

20 Feb 2017

Short, snappy and upbeat, this book’s target audience is anyone suffering from Flat Copy Syndrome, and who wants to sound more human and engaging.

19 Aug 2016

Anna Gunning explores Meaningful, a book that offers a framework for getting to the bottom of what a customer wants.

06 Jul 2016

Jane Shepley reviews We, Me, Them & It, the first installment in John Simmons’ Dark Angels trilogy.

13 Jun 2016

Helen Keevy reviews the second installment in John Simmon’s trilogy of business writing books.

Book cover - Dark Angels: How Writing Unleashes Creativity at Work 03 Jun 2016

Anna Gunning reviews John Simmons’ book and discovers how copywriters can remove the shackles that limit our creativity.

The Human Freelancer 05 Feb 2016

Dawn Kofie reviews The Human Freelancer, in which copywriter Chris Kenworthy dispenses wisdom like a sweary Yoda.

Bookshelves 29 Jul 2015

We asked the copywriters of Twitters to share their favourite books about copywriting. Here’s what they told us.

Persuasive Copywriting 18 Jun 2015

Andrew Nattan reviews Andy Maslen’s latest book, which explores the psychology of copywriting.

13 Aug 2013

Book review of Predatory Thinking by Dave Trott.

21 Aug 2012

Review of 101 Top Copywriting Tips, an ebook by PCN member Carole Seawert.

Copywriters' Compendium 14 Jul 2012

“If you want to think creatively, polish up your writing and have fun while doing so, then this is the book to get,” says Tracey Dooley.