- N. David Mermin Writing Physics
- George Orwell Politics and the English Language
- Andy Ruina How to write good report
- Terry Tao Advice on writing papers
- Michael Neilsen’s Six Rules for Rewriting
- Jack Lynch’s Guide to Grammar and Style
- Grice maxims
- Books: On Writing Well by William K. Zinsser, Steering The Craft by U K Le Guin and a list.
- If you have some time on your hand The Paris Review has a series of interviews with writers etc. Well worth a look.