Top 24 Must-Read PR and Communication Books

Here you will find top 24 must-read PR and communication books that will help you acquire new skills or hone the ones you already have. Click on a book image and you will be redirected to Amazon where you can read the book's short description, look inside, read other users' reviews and order it. 


Public Relations

public relations ronald d. smith

Becoming a Public Relations Writer: Strategic Writing for Emerging and Established Media

(2016) by Ronald D. Smith

andy green creativity

Creativity in Public Relations

(PR in Practice)

(2010) by Andy Green

Lucy Laville neil richardson

Develop Your PR Skills

(2010) by Neil Richardson

and Lucy Laville

effective media relations michael bland alison theaker

Effective Media Relations: How to Get Results (PR in Practice)

(2005) by Michael Bland,

Alison Theaker and David Wragg

ethics in public relations patricia j. parsons

Ethics in Public Relations: A Guide to Best Practice (PR in Practice)

(2016) by Patricia J. Parsons

exploring public relations ralph tench

Exploring Public Relations

(2013) by Ralph Tench and Liz Yeomans

online public relations

Online Public Relations: A practical guide to developing an online strategy in the world of social media (PR in Practice)

(2009) by David Phillips and Philip Young

evaluating public relations tom watson paul noble

Evaluating Public Relations: A Guide to Planning, Research and Measurement (PR in Practice)

(2015) by Tom Watson and Paul Noble

anne gregory public relations

Planning and Managing Public Relations Campaigns: A Strategic Approach (PR in Practice)

(2015) by Anne Gregory 

public relations strategy sandra oliver

Public Relations Strategy (PR in Practice) (2007) by Sandra Oliver

public relations writing doug newsom

Public Relations Writing: Form and Style (2008) by Doug Newsom and Jim Haynes

share this too cipr

Share This Too: More Social Media Solutions for PR Professionals

(2013) by CIPR (Chartered Institute of Public Relations)

strategic public relations ronald d. smith

Strategic Planning for Public Relations (2017) by Ronald. D. Smith

pr masterclass alex singleton

The PR Masterclass: How to develop a public relations strategy that works! (2014) by Alex Singleton

public relations handbook alison theaker

The Public Relations Handbook

(2016) by Alison Theaker

public relations writers handbook digital age merry aronson

The Public Relations Writer’s Handbook: The Digital Age

(2007) by Merry Aronson, Don Spetner, Carol Ames

This Is How You Pitch: How To Kick Ass In Your First Years of PR (2013)

This is How You Pitch: How to Kick Ass in Your First Years in PR (2013) by Ed Zitron

Writing Skills for Public Relations: Style and Technique for Mainstream and Social Media (PR in Practice) (2012)

Writing Skills for Public Relations: Style and Technique for Mainstream and Social Media (PR in Practice)

(2012) by John Foster

Corporate and Internal Communication

Joep P. Cornelissen

Corporate Communication: A Guide to Theory & Practice

(2017) by Joep Cornelissen 

Lucy Laville neil richardson

Effective Internal Communication

(PR in Practice)

(2008) by Lyn Smith with Pamela Mounter

exploring public relations ralph tench

Exploring Intermal Communication

(2015) by Kevin Ruck

internal communications liam fitzpatrock klavs valskov

Internal Communications. A Manual for Practitioners (PR in Practice)

(2014) by Liam FitzPatrick and Klavs Valskov

internal communication david cowan

Strategic Internal Communication. How to Build Employee Engagement and Performance

(2017) by David Cowan

risk issues crisis management judy larkin

Risk Issues and Crisis Management: A Casebook of Best Practice (PR in Practice)

(2008) by Michael Regester and Judy Larkin



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