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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.
Making Killer Google+ Profiles - A Modern Indie Author's Guide
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 17,880. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Social networking
Google+ is the perfect place for an indie author to find & connect with readers, other authors, publishers, editors, & valuable experts, boosting their career. This book teaches a path to success on Google+. It’s filled with techniques authors can implement right away, examples of other authors doing it right, and lists of tools authors can use on the fastest growing social network.
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.
Self Promotion for Writers: It's Greek to Me!
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 14,860. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
My first year as a self-published author saw very few sales. After attending a writers' conference in June of 2013 called UtopYA Con, my sales instantly increased to 10-15 ebooks a day. As I systematically applied information I learned from attending conferences, reading marketing advice online, and, mostly, trial and error, I began to sell 30-50 ebooks a day and have doubled my teaching salary.
Mastering Showing and Telling in Your Fiction
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 15,890. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Mastering Showing and Telling in Your Fiction will help you clearly understand the difference between showing and telling, provide you with guidelines for when to show AND when to tell, and give you practical editing tools for spotting and fixing telling in your writing.
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.
Bestsellers 2.0 Historias de éxito en Amazon
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Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 35,630. Language: Spanish. Published: July 23, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
¿Qué ha cambiado en el mundo editorial para que un autor de las listas de best sellers del "The New York Times" decline un contrato de $500 000 USD? Todo ha cambiado. No hay un escritor autopublicado cuya obra haya llegado a ser un best seller; hay más de uno, hay decenas, más de cien, más de mil. Son escritores de muchas nacionalidades: australianos, ingleses, peruanos, españoles...
Formatting Comics for the Kindle and Nook: A Step-By-Step Guide to Images and Ebooks
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,940. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Digital publishing
(3.33 from 3 reviews)
Formatting comics and image-heavy eBooks can be a confusing and sometimes frustrating task. Every e-reader on the market has a different screen size, meaning that as a creator/publisher, you have to format your comic multiple times. This how-to guide covers how to assemble your comic pages or other images for Amazon's Kindle and Barnes & Noble's Nook. Now updated for the new Nook Touch Reader!
Rights and Contracts; What YOU Need to Know About Copyright, Rights, ISBNs, and Contracts
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Series: The Literary Midwife Presents, Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 9,530. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
(5.00 from 1 review)
A handbook for the new author on your rights, copyright, and the basics of publishing contracts, this book explains everything including publishing contracts in easy-to-understand terms. Know how to keep your book and your rights safe as you publish in today's 'wild west' publishing arena!
Let's Get Visible: How To Get Noticed And Sell More Books
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Series: Let's Get Publishing, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 35,890. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
(5.00 from 1 review)
Take your sales to the next level! The author of the award-winning, bestselling Let's Get Digital is back with an advanced guide for more experienced self-publishers. By using these tips, you will get your book noticed. And getting noticed is the key to growing your sales.
Audiobooks in the Digital Age: Taking Control of the Publishing Process and Profits
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,400. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
A seasoned audiobook narrator and author offer the first "how-to" eBook to help authors navigate new technology and find greater profits by self-publishing audiobooks.
Rock Your Revisions
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,190. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
ROCK YOUR REVISIONS: A Simple System for Revising Your Novel will show you a clear, easy-to-follow process for editing a novel.
WTF: Write To Fail
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,930. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2012 by Black House Books. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
15 Easy Steps to Ruin a Perfectly Good Writing Career. A writer's life can be filled with frustration and rejection. This book is dedicated to frustrated writers and their daily ordeals. Helpful, supportive and slightly psychotic, this is perhaps the only writing instructional that requires a disclaimer to protect those involved with its creation.
Product Launch Domination - How to Turn Any Non Fiction Book Idea into Multiple Streams of Income
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Price: $2.97 USD. Words: 2,540. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Many people dream of writing a book. They think that if they could just write a book and get it on Amazon, that they will be happy. This is thinking on a very small scale. Each and every non fiction book idea, that you can come up with, can easily be turned into multiple income streams. This book shows you how to turn each of your ideas into at least ten different paychecks.
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
40 Day Publishing: An Author's Workbook and Step by Step Guide to Self Publishing in Eight Weeks or Less!
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 12,630. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2014 by 40 Day Press. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
SOMEBODY NEEDS TO READ YOUR STORY! NOW IS THE TIME TO GET IT PUBLISHED! Welcome to 40 day publishing. An authors’ workbook and step by step guide to self-publishing in eight weeks or less! This guide will take you from finished manuscript to published book (print and digital)! If you will follow the timeline, complete each task along the timeline, and stay on track, you will have a published book.