Updated February 22, 2018

The 10 Best Screenwriting Books

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The Writer's Journey
Adventures in the Screen Trade
Screenplay: The Foundations of ...

This wiki has been updated 7 times since it was first published in February of 2018. Every cinephile dreams of writing their own screenplay, and with the help of these books, it's possible to do so. Whether you fantasize about sipping martinis by a pool in Hollywood or imagine impressing the cool indie film crowd, or simply want to try transforming a story into a script, you can choose from a range of methods to find one that's right for your learning style and skill level. When users buy our independently chosen editorial choices, we may earn commissions to help fund the Wiki. Skip to the best screenwriting book on Amazon.

10. Making a Good Script Great

9. Adventures in the Screen Trade

8. The Writer's Journey

7. The Anatomy of Story

6. The Art of Dramatic Writing

5. Your Screenplay Sucks!

4. Screenplay: The Foundations of Screenwriting

3. The Screenwriter's Bible

2. Save the Cat

1. Story: Substance, Structure, Style, and the Principles of Screenwriting

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