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How Not To Write A Book
Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 50,870. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2015 by Memoirs Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Asked to name their ideal job, more people in the UK say they would like to be an author than anything else. Yet with over two million books published worldwide, the competition is fierce. As editor in chief of a successful self-publishing house, Chris Newton spends most of his waking hours editing and he knows all about how books can be put right
The Scribe--December 2015
Price: Free! Words: 4,800. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
Literary publication for writers by the St. Louis Writers Guild
The Secrets of Writing
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 68,470. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Everything you need to know to write great stories, from structure, plotting, dialog, characterization and many other techniques an author has to master. This book explains everything from writing comics to prose to screenplays by a writer who has done them all. Everything about the craft and more.
Time Management for Writers – How to write faster, find the time to write your book, and be a more prolific writer
Series: Writers’ Guide Series. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 45,730. Language: American English. Published: December 13, 2015 by Ylva Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
Finding the time to write a book is becoming harder and harder. With day jobs, family obligations, household chores, and the time spent on marketing and promoting their books, many writers struggle to get any writing done. This book will help you find enough time to write, become a more productive writer, and get your first drafts written more quickly—while still writing well.
Nail Your Novel Instant Fix: 100 Tips For Fascinating Characters
Price: Free! Words: 2,660. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching methods & materials / language arts
Troubleshooting your fictional characters? Inventing a new person for your novel? This on-the-go checklist will help you hit the ground running. More than 100 tips from an expert editor, fiction ghostwriter and writing coach whose sales exceed 4 million copies. 'Nail Your Novel is like a personal session with a writing mentor.'
Love Stories: Writing a Romance Novella in Thirty Days or Less
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 18,090. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
This book teaches you how to write an effective and engaging romance novella in a few short weeks. Learn the seven milestones that every novella must have, the difference between a novella and a novel. Includes a step-by-step method, a schedule, tips and tricks, as well as pitfalls to avoid. You will be able to consistently create high quality stories that will entertain and enrich your readers
MJ Magazine December — Created by Authors for Authors
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,790. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books, Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
This seventh issue of MJ Magazine features authors John Land, Mary Victoria Johnson, Catherine Coulter and J.T. Ellison, Marilyn Levinson and Jay Amberg. Also included are writing tips interviews with successful authors, book reviews and Fran’s picks.
Managing Your Inner Artist / Writer
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 25,120. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2015 by M. L. Buchman. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Creativity, Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
This brother and sister team have collaborated to assemble practical tips to working with your inner artist / writer in a constructive win-win fashion. Communication, time-management, project planning, and much more.
The Night Stalkers Special Features
Series: The Night Stalkers. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 49,410. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2015 by M. L. Buchman. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Suspense, Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Come take a walk with the Night Stalkers. An in-depth commentary of each of the first 7 novels including where the ideas came from, what got left out, and the cool tech too. Also includes a NS Christmas Short Story.
How to be an Author Entrepreneur Without Spending a Dime
Series: How to Self-Publish Without Spending a Dime. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 18,790. Language: British English. Published: December 1, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Are you making the same costly mistakes that Authors usually make? Then here is a book that helps realize your author-entrepreneur dreams without spending a dime.
The Idea Factory: 1,000 Story Ideas and Writing Prompts to Find Your Next Bestseller
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 35,830. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Creativity, Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Do you have a hard time coming up with ideas on what to write? If you need help with inspiration, this is the book for you. Out of 1,000 story ideas and writing prompts, the beginnings of your next book is likely in these pages. Let’s find your next bestseller.
NaNoWriMo-How to Write a Novel in 30 Days
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,450. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Are you taking the NaNoWriMo challenge for the first or even tenth time and want this one to be your best? Many people think about writing a novel but never get to realize their dream. In this short book you’ll find lots of tips and ways to get you and your story ready for writing a novel in 30 days.
Writing the Winning Blurb, Tagline and Synopsis
Series: Writing Genre Fiction. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,470. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Learn how to write a tagline, blurb and synopsis that will do your story justice and get the attention of an editor or agent.
50 Common Writing Sins and How Not to Commit Them
Series: Writing Genre Fiction. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,780. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Improve Your Writing Skills Do you keep getting rejection letters about the novels and short stories you’re submitting by don’t know why? 50 Common Writing Sins can help you overcome mistakes that many beginning writers make when they first begin writing.
Writing Prompts and Ideas to Kick-Start Your Story
Series: Writing Genre Fiction. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,640. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Have you ever wanted to write a story but didn’t know what to write about? Writing Prompts and Ideas is your go to guide packed with ideas for getting started. Gain Plenty of Ideas to Get Your Story Started
Seven Deadly Sins of Fiction
Series: Writing Made Simple. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,060. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Are you frustrated with getting rejections for your short stories or novels but have no idea what you’re doing wrong? You could be guilty of committing one of the seven deadly sins of fiction.
Point of View
Series: Writing Made Simple. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,630. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Are you receiving rejections for your short stories and novels but don’t know why? Has your manuscript been returned due to head-hopping issues? Writing Made Simple-Point of View can help make your story stronger, eliminate problems that make you look like a beginning writer
How to Handle Characters
Series: A Writer's Guide. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,100. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
This book covers the elements needed to portray well-rounded, dynamic characters who are ripe to change and grow during the course of your story. Topics covered include points of view, main characters, secondary characters, protagonists, antagonists, window characters, and foil characters as well as how to choose character goals and decide on character traits.
Unblock! Break Through to Creativity in 28 Days: A Guide for Fiction Writers
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 11,810. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Not just another prompt book, this workbook is designed to help writers develop a daily writing practice and break through their creative roadblocks. The book features 28 days worth of exercises that help writers develop characters, plots, and storytelling techniques in a low stress way.
The Scribe--November 2015
Price: Free! Words: 2,910. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
Literary publication for writers by the St. Louis Writers Guild