A Must-Have Screenwriting Book

If you’re a screenwriter or you want to write screenplays, you need this screenwriting book: The Hollywood Standard. Yes, this one book. Why? You can read dozens of screenwriting books and spend months laboring over a great screenplay, but if you don’t read The Hollywood Standard: The Complete and Authoritative Guide to Script Format and Style by Christopher Riley, you’re script probably won’t get past those infamous Hollywood readers. Hands down, this is the BEST book I’ve read about script format and style.

When I’m writing, I literally keep this book right next to me. Here’s what makes this a great book…