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Celebrity Authors’ Secrets - The World’s Greatest Living Authors Reveal How They Sell Millions of Books
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Price: $12.99 USD. Words: 53,490. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: May 30, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Twelve of the world's greatest living authors reveal their tips for writing a book that sells over a million copies in Celebrity Authors' Secrets. A must-have guide - filled with publishing and book marketing info - for aspiring writers, authors, publishers, editors, writing coaches, creative writing tutors and anyone who loves books. Find out how to make your book stand out from the masses!
Weinberg on Writing: The Fieldstone Method
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Series: Consulting Secrets, Book 4 ยท Software Testing, Book 6. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 54,230. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
(5.00 from 6 reviews)
"a delight, a wise and warm book on overcoming the perils of trying to write."—Gabriele Rico, author of Writing the Natural Way "smart, funny, memorable, wise, engaging...most important, it is all stuff that works"—Howard S. Becker, author of Writing for Social Scientists "a gift to writers at all levels—Penny Raife Durant, award-winning author
How To Write And Publish Your Own Kindle Book
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Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 16,420. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Have you ever wanted to write your own books and become rich and famous? Well this book will help you get started down the path and provide you with plenty of useful tips and information that will make the process a little “Easier.” Don't delay and don't put it off any longer.
Man Oh Man! Writing Quality M/M Fiction
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 131,330. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
(5.00 from 1 review)
So, why this book? Why not one of the other "How to Write..." titles? Because everything in Man, Oh Man is geared to the M/M market and the M/M writer, to you and the genre that you love, whether you're an aspiring writer or you're already published. Lambda Award finalist Josh Lanyon takes you step-by-step through the writing process.
How to Make, Market and Sell Ebooks - All for Free
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 44,080. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
(4.00 from 3 reviews)
Everything for self-publishing. Save time, money, energy and sell ebooks. Like ten books in one, the only source for what you need to succeed. Updated for 2014.
The Nonfiction Book Proposal Demystified: An Easy-Schmeasy Guide to Writing a Business Plan for Your Book
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,170. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2014 by Short Fuse Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Agents and publishers rely on your book proposal to determine if your nonfiction idea will sell. This easy-schmeasy guide covers each part, helping you write yours quickly and effectively. Also includes tips on writing a query letter and getting your proposal to stand out above the rest. Written by a bestselling author and nonfiction expert with numerous agent and acquisitions editor contacts.
Naked Truths About Getting Book Reviews
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,380. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Publishing business
Amazon top reviewer Gisela Hausmann reveals best strategies for seeking book reviews.
Let's Get Digital: How To Self-Publish, And Why You Should
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Series: Let's Get Publishing, Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 62,370. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
(4.81 from 21 reviews)
This guide is packed with essays, articles, and how-to guides, as well as contributions from 33 bestselling indie authors including J Carson Black, Bob Mayer, Victorine Lieske, Mark Edwards, and many more. If you are considering self-publishing, if you need to breathe life into your flagging sales, "Let's Get Digital: How To Self-Publish, And Why You Should" will explain it all.
How to Write Hot Sex: Tips from Multi-Published Erotic Romance Authors
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 40,330. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
How to Write Hot Sex: Tips from Multi-Published Erotic Romance Authors features everything you need to know about adding sizzling sexual tension, scorching sex scenes, and emotional impact to your romance writing in twelve info-packed essays from bestselling and multi-published authors - so you can get published and get paid.
We Have Always Fought: Essays on Craft, Fiction and Fandom
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 85,010. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Award-winning novelist and advertising copywriter Kameron Hurley's online rants, raves, and brutal eviscerations of media have been shared freely online for a decade. For the first time, the author collects recent essays here in a powerful, passionate compendium on craft, marketing, and celebrity broken into five parts.
Publishing 101: A First-Time Author's Guide to Getting Published, Marketing and Promoting Your Book, and Building a Successful Career
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 83,620. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
PUBLISHING 101 is your comprehensive guide to getting published, while avoiding the common pitfalls of first-time authorship. You'll learn how to evaluate the commercial potential for your work; find and approach editors and agents; prepare query letters and book proposals; market and promote your work effectively; and determine if the self-publishing path is right for you.
EBook Creation using Calibre at Zero Cost
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Series: Zero Cost Self Publishing. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 9,630. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Want to create your own eBooks for Apple, Android or Kindle devices? This is the book for you, focused specifically on producing .epub and .mobi eBook files yourself using the Calibre software tool. Produce professional quality eBooks for direct sales via your own web site or for upload to Smashwords and Amazon for global distribution. Learn how you can do it all yourself, at absolutely no cost
Confessions of a 3-Day Novelist: How to Write an Entire Book in Just 72 Hours
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Series: Indie Confessions. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,930. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2015 by Buttontapper Press. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Want to write your books faster? Learn the tricks that bestselling authors use to succeed! In this book you'll learn: * How to write an entire book, from start to finish, in just three days; * How to outline your story to achieve success; * What you'll need to write your book in just 72 hours; Plus plenty of tricks and tips for writing faster, smarter, and harder.
From Word to eBook Made Easy: A Guide To Prepare Your Word Document For eBook Upload, From Formatting Paragraph Style Settings To Creating a Linkable TOC
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,790. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Learn how to prepare your word document for an eBook upload in order to produce a professional look on your first attempt. Step-by-step instructions show you how to create a linkable TOC, how to make editing easier by using the Find/Replace tool, how to format paragraph style settings, as well as how to create your own book cover.
Self-Publishing Ebooks - On Smashwords
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,850. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Have a written story or technical guide? Frustrated by traditional publishing? Self publishing eBooks is easy, fun, and a way to earn a little extra money. This eBook has instructions for self-publishing on Smashwords. With illustrations and a step-by-step process, this guide will quickly make you a published author!
Simple eBook Formatting for the Technophobic Author
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,620. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Author Pamela Olson, who has six eBooks to her name, found a way to streamline the eBook formatting process considerably. She presents it here for you for the bargain price of only $2.99. It’s virtually guaranteed to save you many hours (possibly days, and maybe even an ulcer or two). No prior knowledge is required other than a working knowledge of Microsoft Word and internet web browsing.
Ebook Writing & Selling Formula
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Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 26,200. Language: American English. Published: September 18, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
ebooks can be life changing, unfortunately the majority of self publishers prove unsuccessful in the art of writing or selling. Cynthia Clark does something unique, she gives you two different formulas & models for writing. Both are equally powerful. The book gives a road map to show the remarkable potential of an e book if treated as a business asset. Grab your share in this lucrative industry.
Smart Formatting: How to format and upload your novel to Kindle, Smashwords and CreateSpace
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,570. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
This book explains the steps required to format your manuscript for uploading to KDP and Smashwords. It gives practical advice on the Word settings to use, and those to avoid, and includes step-by-step guidelines to produce a clean manuscript ready for uploading. It also covers the steps required to format your manuscript for a print book using CreateSpace.
20 Plus Ways to Get Content for Your Book or eBook: Simple Self-Publishing
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,210. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
My Promise to You I'm so confident that this book will help you get quality content for your next book fast, that I'm making you a promise. Here it is: **By the time you are finished reading this book, you will be able to go from having virtually no idea what to write about, to having enough information at your disposal to publish multiple books within a few weeks.**
The Handy Little Book for Writers Series. Book 7. The First Draft
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,590. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
This Little Book is a collection of suggestions and guidance to help a new writer through the process of writing the first draft. This book will tell you how to use your outline and your chapter outlines to the best advantage. Your chapter outlines are your most important tool. They will be your friend, your guide, and your map to your story. Use your map and you will not get lost.