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The Rocky Road to Publishing: Advice on Writing
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 34,200. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Noted author Judy Fitzwater lends her trademark wit to her own experiences, offering a candid look into what it truly takes to be a writer. Get a frank, fresh take on the realities of the writing life, process, and industry as Fitzwater provides practical advice, humor, and lots of encouragement for those engaged in the tough business of writing fiction. A delightful read full of candid tips.
Grammar for Fiction Writers
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 22,690. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
The world of grammar is huge, but fiction writers don’t need to know all the nuances to write well. In fact, some of the rules you were taught in English class will actually hurt your fiction writing, not help it. Grammar for Fiction Writers won’t teach you things you don’t need to know. It’s all about the grammar that’s relevant to you as you write your novels and short stories.
The Truth About Online Self-Publishing
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Price: Free! Words: 21,810. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
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This is an account of my own personal online indie self-publishing endeavor, which ended horribly. I want to help people avoid my mistakes. Within this text I will give you advice on how to seek representation by a literary agent and possibly get a legitimate publishing contract with a reputable company.
Novel Marketing: Making Your Author Brand Work for You & Your Books
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,460. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Marketing / direct
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To sell books, you need to market your fiction. But you don't want to do marketing if you come off like a smarmy used-car salesperson. When should you start building your fiction marketing platform? ASAP! What is the best way to market your fiction? Relationship and content marketing with a consistent author brand to your target audience, the readers most likely to love your books.
Write Thinking: Psychology for the Productive Writer
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 43,930. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Veteran writer and professor Glen Robinson shares his experience and expertise on what he calls the “mind games” that come with writing. In addition to providing tips on handling criticism, writer’s block, fear, lack of creativity and motivation, he shares his first-hand experiences as well. Robinson will draw from his decades of experience to help you master the ability to finish that project.
The Author's Guide to Marketing: Make a Plan That Attracts More Readers and Sells More Books
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 37,250. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Marketing is part of every author's job, but it doesn't have to make you miserable. This book gets past the one-size-fits-all formulas and over-hyped fads, and helps you make a plan that works with your unique time, talents, and resources to sell your book both online and off. You'll find dozens of tested ideas for self-publishing, traditionally publishing, and thinking-about publishing writers.
Shooting Yourself in the Head for Fun and Profit: A Writer's Guide
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 58,400. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2014 by Post Mortem Press. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Join award-winning author Lucy A. Snyder for this guide to working, surviving and thriving as a writer in a world that often doesn’t properly value creative professionals. Snyder — who’s authored ten books and over 200 stories, poems, and articles — shares her no-nonsense advice
Killing the Top Ten Sacred Cows of Indie Publishing
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 23,850. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2014 by WMG Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
As indie publishing flourishes, many, many myths form around this new booming area of publishing. USA Today bestselling author and major indie blogger Dean Wesley Smith takes a cut at killing some of the myths before they can take root.
Write The Book Inside You
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 20,810. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
I saw the angel in the marble and carved until I set him free, Michelangelo. You’ll discover how to see the angel in your flow of ideas, and then find the piece of marble in your first draft, and then carve him free through revision.
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.
Create Income through Publishing: An Author's Approach on Generating Wealth by Self-Publishing
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Price: $9.97 USD. Words: 26,910. Language: American English. Published: May 28, 2014 by SandSPublishing. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
What this book is NOT...Get Rich Quick, Instant Success, Shortcut to Internet Millions and the rest of the internet hype. What this book does, is show you how to expand your book profitability by learning to publish on many platforms to create independent streams of income. Your success is in your hands however I can show you how to streamline your success.
Beyond Your Book
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Price: $9.00 USD. Words: 25,910. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Authoring a book enables you to spread your message and broaden your horizons beyond your wildest dreams. Make your book a realization of your dreams. Look beyond publishing and selling, to the many creative ways you and the world can prosper from your book. Authoring a book enables you to spread your message and broaden your horizons beyond your wildest dreams. Make your book a realization o
Opening Up To Indie Authors
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Price: $4.90 USD. Words: 33,910. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
This Alliance of Independent Authors (ALLi) guide will tell you how to recognise opportunities, work with publishing partners and open doors, and keep them open, for your own benefit -- and that of all indie authors.
Choosing A Self Publishing Service
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Price: $4.90 USD. Words: 46,770. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: May 16, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
This guide, compiled by the Watchdog team at The Alliance of Independent Authors (ALLi), tells you all you need to know in order to choose the self-publishing pathway that's right for you.
The ABC’s of Making Fiction Funny: Building Blocks for Adding Humor to Your Writing
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 34,010. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Learn how to formulate the funny, make your stories more fun, your characters more endearing, and your writing more marketable for potential editors and agents. Learn the techniques for charming your readers and keeping them entertained enough to fall in love with your stories and keep coming back for more!
The Indie Author’s Guide to Book Editing
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 28,860. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
The Indie Author’s Guide to Book Editing shows authors new to the publishing process how to make sure their manuscripts receive the editorial attention they deserve, even with a self-publisher’s unique production schedule, budget constraints, and publishing goals.
How to Start a Home Decor Blog: Profiting From Your Decor Ideas
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 25,810. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Blogging
Are you a lover of all things home decor? Do you dream about blogging about the newest in furniture, wacky designs and textiles that define your home’s personality? This book has been designed to help you start a blog and create income streams, so you can start making some money off your passion.
Year of the Rant. Part Two: The Winter of Our Discontent, Winter, 2013.
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Series: Year of the Rant., Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 33,050. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
Year of the Rant, Part Two: The Winter of Our Discontent, Winter, 2013 is the second collection of posts collected from Lachlan's blog. Make sure your eReader is coated with asbestos as it gets increasingly volcanic.
The Truth About Book Writing, Being an Author and What Is Required to Succeed with a Book of Your Own
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 25,160. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
We often hear how great it is to be a successful author. But we are often confused by the conflicting information that we read, see and hear. No punches are pulled in this book. You’ll hear the bad along with the good about the ways that you can get your book written. Having written over 50 books as a ghost writer, Robert has coached authors for the past decade to achieve their success goals.
Dream It, Write It, Publish It! An Australian Guide To All The Hard Parts No One Tells You About Self-Publishing
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,150. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Dream It, Write It, Publish It! An Australian Guide To All The Hard Parts No One Tells You About Self-Publishing is a quick and simple guide for up and coming Australian authors who choose the path of self-publishing so they can own all of the rights and make all of the money.