Recommended Books

Whether you're just starting out or are already a prolific novelist, everyone still has something to learn about the writing process. These books offer numerous insights useful to budding and seasoned writers alike.
Feel the need to make your characters more complete? These books each offer a host of different descriptors -- good, bad, and ugly -- along with descriptions of how they might be shown, why a character may have them, and what they might mean to your character's development.
For you worldbuilders out there, or those who want to become worldbuilders, I've found no books more insightful than these from Mark Rosenfelder. If all you need is a world, The Planet Construction Kit is all you need, but if you want to go all out and at least come to understand what languages exist in your world (or even start to create them!), the others are invaluable!