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eBooks 66 mistakes to avoid when publishing an eBook
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,500. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Digital publishing
Mistakes you should avoid when eBooking
I Suck at Writing: How to Transform Insecurity into Confidence
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,940. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
As a writer, insecurity and confidence are each a daily choice. How are you choosing?
The Short Fuse Guide to Book Publishing Rights
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Price: Free! Words: 8,260. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2014 by Short Fuse Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Publishing business
Literary Agent Laurie McLean walks you through the different rights involved in publishing a book and shows you how best to use them to maximize your profit.
The Short Fuse Guide to Book Publishing Contracts
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Price: Free! Words: 7,720. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2014 by Short Fuse Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Publishing business
Literary Agent Emily S. Keyes walks you through book publishing contracts, translating her years of experience as a contracts specialist for a Big 5 publisher to a level that’s easy to understand—even if you’ve never been published.
Story Sensei Synopsis Worksheet
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,780. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
Synopsis writing can be easy! This worksheet was made to walk you through the process of writing a novel synopsis, including several methods so that you can discover which will resonate with your writing style. If there’s something “off” with your novel, this worksheet will also help you take a step away from the details of your story so that you can doctor your book.
Bookangel.co.uk Book Reviews - October 2014
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Series: BookAngel.co.uk Book reviews. Price: Free! Words: 8,790. Language: British English. Published: November 2, 2014 by Ragged Angel Ltd. Category: Essay » Literature
In October 2014, Bookangel.co.uk published reviews of 27 ebooks available free from Amazon.co.uk. These reviews are available free to receive in our weekly email newsletter, or can be found by searching the site. This ezine brings all the reviews from a month together in a format that can be read on an e-reader. All reviews are simply the reviewers' opinions.
The Short Fuse Guide to Plotting Your Novel
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Price: Free! Words: 7,480. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2014 by Short Fuse Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
Literary agent Connor Goldsmith walks you through plotting a commercial novel that will grip readers from the very start and not let go until the book (or series) ends.
Rejection First Aid Kit (A Happy Writer book)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,150. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
Rejection sucks. But I have a 100% foolproof way to ensure that you never, ever have a piece of writing rejected ever again. DON’T SUBMIT. Keep that manuscript/poem/article stuffed under your mattress or safely in the archive folder on your computer. But if you’re ready to face that rejection is part of the process, you don’t have to SUFFER from it.
Authorpreneur: How to Build a Business around Your Book
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,970. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2014 by Short Fuse Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
If you want to earn a living as an author, you have to think beyond your book. Not only that, think like someone who is more than an author. Think like an entrepreneur. Whether you write fiction or nonfiction, just the fact that you’re writing books means you have what it takes to become an authorpreneur.
The Short Fuse Guide to Working with Book Bloggers
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Price: Free! Words: 8,590. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2014 by Short Fuse Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
One of the very best ways to reach readers is to connect with a passionate and internet-savvy group of readers and reviewers who delight in sharing the books they love with others: book bloggers. Literary agent and book blogger Jen Karsbaek shows you how best to approach and work with book bloggers to secure reviews, spread word of mouth, and build strong buzz for your new release.
The Short Fuse Guide to Book Proposals
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Price: Free! Words: 8,430. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2014 by Short Fuse Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
Literary Agent Gordon Warnock walks you through writing the kind of book proposal that makes agents and acquisitions editors want to work with you. Learn what to include, what to avoid, and what will help you stand above the rest. Short Fuse Guides offer insider tips and tricks for writers, written by agents and covering different areas of the ever-changing publishing industry.
The Short Fuse Guide to Query Letters
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Price: Free! Words: 8,310. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2014 by Short Fuse Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
Literary Agent Michelle Richter demystifies the process of writing and submitting query letters that get results. Learn structure, technique, what works, what never to do, what attracts an agent’s attention, and special tips that most writers don’t think of. Help your submission rise above the slush and get read by those who want it most.
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.
150 Prompts For Fantasy Writers
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,130. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
150 Prompts For Fantasy Writers is filled with brainstorming suggestions, story starters, and writing prompts specifically written for those who love writing fantasy stories. Also included are several helpful articles such as inspiration for alien worlds, measurements and time, the parts of any army and more.
Book Production Guide
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Price: Free! Words: 23,580. Language: American English. Published: September 24, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Explains all of the steps involved in creating a book for today's publishing industry, including design, marketing, formatting and editing.
The Triskele Trail 2014 Edition
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,050. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
A Pathway to Independent Publishing. This is not a How-To book. This is How-We-Did-It. This is The Triskele Trail.
Use Your Muse: Take Your Writing Deeper For Your Career and For Life
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 9,230. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
As an author (and yes, if you're you're a blogging entrepreneur, then you're an author), you have a powerful tool at your disposal--the Four Squares of Story(tm). Using this system, you can dive into what inspires you and what keeps you writing. You can also identify your agony so that you can make your weaknesses work for you. In this book, we talk about how the Four Squares of Story(tm) can work
Tell the World Your Story: A Super Short Guide for Serious Indie Authors
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,140. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
A very brief guide on writing, publishing and promoting books independently.
Secrets of a Snarky Writer
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,420. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
Full of snark, dry humor and witticisms, Secrets of a Snarky Writer gives tables, charts, examples and organizational ideas for writers. None of it is delivered in industry jargon, instead this book tells it like it is unapologetically. Includes sample query letters, sample blurbs, how to articles and lots and lots of snark.
How Not to Self-Publish - The Totally Splendid Hotshot Author's Survival Guide
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 37,100. Language: British English. Published: August 8, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
Rosen Trevithick has threatened to eat celebrities, produced a podcast in which she interviews herself and posed with a gummy triangle stuck to her face – all in the name of marketing. Yet she has somehow managed to shift over a quarter of a million books. How Not to Self-Publish provides a light-hearted, informative and sometimes surreal look at selling books in the modern world.