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Tips for Novice Fiction Writers
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,350. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Tips, tricks and hints for a novice writer to improve the quality of their writing. Also includes clear descriptions of writing and publishing terms.
The New Author - Writing, Self-Publishing and Social Media Platforms
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 45,880. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2012 by Marble City Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
The New Author is a 200 page book in three sections: writing basics, developing a 'social media platform' and self-publishing as an independent author. Take your manuscript from ready to go with this informative and easy to read guide.
Secrets of Successful Writers
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Price: Free! Words: 52,470. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Writers speak about how to write, publish and promote your book in the age of digital publishing. Contains interviews with John Locke, Gordon Ferris, Stephen Carpenter, Dakota Banks, Linda Wisdom, Matthew Reilly, Loucinda McGary, David Lender, JR Rain, Jack Dann, Dale Brown, Stephanie McAfee, Andy Briggs, Kat Martin and many, many more.
Write Better
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Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 9,220. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
This book, growing out of years of writing experience, offers what every aspiring writer needs: quick, practical tips that are immediately applicable to any writing project. One reviewer said: Your tips have changed the way I write. I heard you more clearly than all the teachers, professors, educators, and books on writing that I have had in my life.
Mastering Story Structure - A guide for writing unforgettable plays
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 22,120. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2012. Category: Plays » American / African American
Bill Johnson uses reviews of Romeo and Juliet, The Heidi Chronicles, Death of a Salesman, Hamlet, and The Iceman Cometh to teach the art and craft of writing powerful plays. Using this guide, you'll be able to learn about writing plays from masters of the craft.
The Little Blue Book On Writing Fiction
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,130. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Reference
Learn the secrets of writing compelling fiction with this simple, step-by-step guide. Award-winning author and creative writing expert T.J. Vargo offers six no-nonsense workshops that boil down the lessons he learned over twenty years of writing. Unlock your best-seller potential today with The Little Blue Book On Writing Fiction.
Writers Block How to avoid it or get rid of it
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Price: Free! Words: 510. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
An article describing what writers block is, how to get rid of it and how to avoid getting it in the first place.
Indie and Proud
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Price: Free! Words: 580. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
An article looking at the different publication options for writers, and explaining what it means to be an 'Indie Author'.
How To Write Your Own Zombie Novel
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,900. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
There are a lot of things to consider before writing your own novel. ANY Novel. There’s the choice of writing medium, what tense or POV to use, plot ideas, storylines, character names, to what degree to employ violence, humor, sex etc. ANY novel is bad enough. But you have so many EXTRA things to consider just for the Zombie genre. You need HELP, and it begins here.
Why You Should Write e-Books, e-Novels, e-Shorts. (Electronic Publishing versus Traditional Publishing)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,460. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Creativity
Examining the time and effort required to get a traditionally published book onto the public bookshelf, in comparison to the ‘instant gratification’ of the e-Publishing industry. Studying the financial aspects and rewards of both processes, and look at the pitfalls of writing for the two, basically similar, industries. The process of actually getting your e-Project on line and to customers.
So You Want To Be a Writer
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,340. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
(5.00 from 1 review)
A full-time freelance author with 251 books in print and 17 more under contract explains the publishing business for beginners.
Step-by-Step How To Create & Publish Your eBook
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 5,340. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
After publishing a few eBook's I've thought of creating a simple Step-by-Step How to Create & Publish your own eBook. Step-by-Step from opening Microsoft Word file onto the last step of publishing your eBook online. I've incorporated some further How to: Graphic design, cover page, marketing and other resourceful information. Receive free version Updates!
I'm a Writer! (so where's the money?)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,800. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2012 by Living Books USA. Category: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Digital publishing
(4.75 from 4 reviews)
So you’re a writer, huh? Says who? Oh, you do? Then how come your ebook is not flying off the shelves as you expected? What went wrong? You’re a writer, so where’s the money? Discover where you may be going wrong, learn how to improve your sales figures, and take steps to get your name known in the cutthroat world of indie publishing. Have you got what it takes? Are you REALLY a writer?
Show and Tell: Secrets to Improve Your Writing
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,790. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
"You definitely added more tools to my writing toolbox...Thank you!" -- Genene Valleau "You gave valuable info regarding the use of telling and showing and now better understand when to use them in my writing." -- Gerry Jove
100 Web Sites for Fiction Writers
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 36,060. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
With the advent of digital publishing, more and more people are turning to writing as a hobby and as a way to make a living. But where to start? Beginning writers, especially fiction writers, often have a lot of questions. To help answer those questions, author Ty Johnston has scoured the Web for 100 sites that can be of help to fiction writers.
Easy eBook Publishing
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,540. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Digital publishing
(5.00 from 1 review)
Version 2.5 Easy eBook Publishing leads you step-by-step through getting the software you need. I will step you through installing that software, formatting required so your masterpiece complies with the various requirements of the different eBooks formats, and finally transferring your work to the two major distributors of the eBook world (Amazon & Smashwords
So You Want to Be a Writer
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Price: Free! Words: 2,020. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
(4.00 from 1 review)
Becoming a writer is more than an idea, a pen and paper. In this digital age it takes more in order to break into the industry. This short guide gives you the basics that you'll need to get started on that dream of becoming a published writer.
Blurbing It Out
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Price: Free! Words: 2,380. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
(5.00 from 5 reviews)
Many independent writers need help, though not with their storytelling. Far too many indie writers are inept promoters. The fault reveals itself glaringly in their blurbs and Long Descriptions. A promotional blurb is the writer's job interview. He has to make it sing sweetly to the potential reader. This little tome notes the most conspicuous problems, and provides an offer of assistance.
Guida all’Ebook Marketing Smashwords
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Price: Free! Words: 13,290. Language: Italian. Published: December 23, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Marketing
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
Questa Guida gratuita vuole aiutare autori ed editori a promuovere e vendere i propri ebook su Smashwords ma anche su tutti gli altri negozi virtuali. La Guida, partendo da come Smashwords aiuta gli autori a promuovere l'ebook, dà 30 utilissimi suggerimenti per costruire autonomamente e gratuitamente un ottimo ebook marketing.
Guía de Estilo de Smashwords
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Series: Smashwords Style Guide Translations. Price: Free! Words: 26,470. Language: Spanish. Published: December 22, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Publishing business
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
La Guía de estilo de Smashwords ha permitido que miles de autores publiquen libros electrónicos de gran calidad. Esta guía gratuita enseña, paso a paso, cómo crear, formatear y publicar un libro electrónico, y su lectura es imprescindible para distribuir vía Smashwords a las tiendas en línea más importantes, como la iBookstore de Apple, Barnes & Noble, Sony, Kobo y Diesel.