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Writing Prompts to Inspire Your Muse
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,000. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Every writer experiences writer's block at some point. Sometimes it takes a little inspiration to get you in touch with your muse. Writing prompts is one way to do that, and this book has 150 of them. These story prompts work for blogs, scripts, stories, poems, essays, journaling, songs and anything else that requires you to stare down writer's block and start writing! Great for NaNoWriMo!
The Handy Little Book for Writers Series. Book 8. On Revision - Editing and Proofreading
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,040. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
This Little Book is a collection of suggestions, tips, and guidance for editing your first draft. Editing and Proofreading are time-consuming tasks and they can be daunting for new writers. However, it is suggested here that you don’t pass the task off to someone else - at least not at first. There are some plans of action and a lot of worthwhile tips in this Little Book.
Bundle Package
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 62,500. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
Thirteen helpful "how to write" books all packaged in one as a gift to all our readers. By Ora Rosalin and Beyoncé Rosalin
Write This Way: The Happy Writer's Guide to the Publishing Business
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,450. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Part of the Happy Writer books series, Write This Way is a compilation of former Happy Writer blog posts about the ins and outs of the path to publication.
Ready, Set, Write: The Happy Writer's Guide to Craft
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,020. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Believe it or not, your writing success hinges on a positive attitude. Whether you're a pantser or a plotter, published or unpublished, a novelist or a freelancer, if you need inspiration and motivation, you'll find it in these craft-related essays from The Happy Writer
The Happy Writer: Life's Hard, Write Happy!
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,330. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Once a popular blog, The Happy Writer is now in e-book form with over 3000 words of new material to put you on the path to the positive thinking that can take you anywhere!
Foresnsics 103 - Yet Another Friendly Primer for Writers
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,600. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2014 by Crossroad Press. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Gathered from years of posts about Forensics, aimed at educating writers and laymen on a variety of subjects, this second volume in Robert Jone's series continues where Forensics 101, A Friendly Primer for Writers, and the follow-on Forensics 102 left off, with more articles on a wide variety of subjects. An invaluable tool, and very interesting book.
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.
How To Build Good Writing Habits
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Price: Free! Words: 7,980. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Build a set of valuable habits that can make you into a fantastic writer. From developing a strong understanding of what it takes to acquire the mindset of a winner, establishing why and how to practice habits, building the right kind of habits to a long list of daily habits that could kick start your writing career - this book covers it all.
The Writer's A-Z of Body Language
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 11,560. Language: British English. Published: October 17, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Personality
This book is for writer's to cherry-pick body language for their characters. It does what says on the cover - it's an A-Z list of emotions, attitudes and feelings with the associated body language. Updated version. Now with a linked Table of Contents and Index.
The 30 Day Novel Success Journal: Overcome Procrastination, Figure Out What Happens Next and Get Your Novel Written (the Write Smarter, Not Harder series, vol 1)
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 18,600. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Having a great idea for a story isn't enough to get your novel across the finish line. You also need to know how to overcome the two biggest reasons that novelists fail: plotting problems and procrastination. This workbook gives you the tools to overcome these obstacles and get your novel written. This novel writing workbook is an essential resource for participants of NaNoWriMo.
How To Be A Ghostwriter Online
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 9,670. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
A handy guide to the Ghostwriting Industry that both new and seasoned Ghostwriters will find useful. Get a feel of what it would be like to be a Ghostwriter and find tips to advance your career in Ghostwriting.
Shoot Your Novel
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 52,850. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Shoot Your Novel, a new writing craft book for novelists, reveals the secrets of cinematic technique. Learn how to "show, not tell" by using camera shots and angles, and creating visually powerful image systems that will make your scenes dynamic and riveting. Shoot Your Novel is "unique and terrific!" --Michael Hauge, Hollywood consultant and best-selling author of Writing Screenplays That Sell.
The 30 Day Novel Success Journal for Romance: Overcome Procrastination, Figure Out What Happens Next and Get Your Novel Written (the Write Smarter, Not Harder series, vol 2)
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 22,930. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
This workbook combines elements of three-act structure, the Hero's Journey, and a romance arc that incorporates character growth to create an extremely flexible story blueprint that you can adapt to the story you want to tell. The blueprint is broken down into 30 steps, so you'll know exactly where your characters should be in their journey each day. Perfect for NaNoWriMo!
Writing Prompts Inspired By Movies: Over 100 Prompts to Get You in the Action
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,510. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Movies are full of intrigue, action, heartache, and corruption. What more could you ask for in a writing prompt! Inspired by movie plots, this book of over 100 prompts will fire up your creative juices and take your imagination to new heights. Write away! (These prompts are genderless – they are geared for men and women simultaneously.)
The Handy Little Book for Writers Series. Book 6. On Structure
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,350. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
What is Structure? For me, the simple answer is that structure is about the way you set about telling your story so that the reader will gain the most understanding or satisfaction from it. Nevertheless, new writers may be overwhelmed by the thought of having to go to such lengths before even beginning to write. All you need is an awareness of taking your readers on an irresistible journey.
101+ ways to Magic - An Author's Guide
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,050. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Throughout the Ages man has been using magic. The majority of religions recognize that magic exists; many of them have gone so far as to forbid its use. What is magic? Does magic actually work? How many different kinds of magic are there? Is magic an exact science, or is it only available to those that have been gifted? In this book, you will surely find a way for any character to use magic...
The Handy Little Book for Writers Series. Book 5. On Chapters
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Series: The Handy Little Book for Writers, Book 5. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,670. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
This fifth book in The Handy Little Book for Writers Series is about chapters and nothing else. But it contains an often-overlooked secret tool for writers. Chapters and their summaries are a wonderful aid. They are like a map. When you start your draft, they guide you step by step
The Quick and Dirty Guide to Freelance Writing
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Price: Free! Words: 21,530. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
The Quick and Dirty Guide to Freelance Writing offers a fresh perspective on the old dream of what it means to write for a living. Author and journalist Scott Carney shows how writers don’t need to constantly teeter on the brink of bankruptcy if they want to pursue their art.
The Handy Little Book for Writers Series. Book 4. Getting to Know your Characters
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Series: The Handy Little Book for Writers, Book 4. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,710. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Characters make your story. It is therefore important for a writer to create realistic characters so that the reader finds them believable - whether they are loved or hated. Your story is carried along by your characters so it is important that you get to know them. If you don’t know them, neither will your readers. This Handy Little Book will help you to bring your characters to life.