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The 12 Key Pillars of Novel Construction
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 80,940. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
The 12 Key Pillars of Novel Construction takes the mystery out of building a solid story and shows you how to go from idea to complete novel in practical, easy-to-understand steps. Smart writers will take the time to learn how to structure strong pillars that will hold up their novels. This new comprehensive writing craft book clearly lays out just how to build each essential pillar.
How to Write Point of View
Price: $1.89 USD. Words: 14,250. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
Point of View is one of fiction writing's most difficult elements to master and is vital for success. POV, the position of the narrator in relation to the story, is at the heart of writing romance. Aspire to write effective POV, and inspiration for your romance novel will follow. Authors succeed with Kathleen Rowland's "video camera on the head" technique.
How To Eat The Elephant: Build Your Book In Bite-Sized Steps
Price: $5.98 USD. Words: 42,690. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books, Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Are you finally ready to turn those clever cocktail ideas into a published book? Straight talking, funny, and brutally honest, How To Eat The Elephant will give you--yes, you--the shove you need to haul your rump off the sofa and position it in front of your computer. You won't get any sympathy here, but you will get all the tools you need to chunk the writing process down into bite-sized pieces.
THE BRIGHT BOOK IDEA: The string of book ideas that sell better than anything else
Price: Free! Words: 11,020. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books, Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
This method of getting book ideas, compared to other methods, is like comparing the fish a single angler catches to what a fishing trawler does. Don't get poor results with one idea. Easily come up with a string of subjects that will give you far better results.
Indie Poet Rock Star
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 41,180. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
The Poet's Guide to Ebooks, Marketing and the Self-Publishing Revolution
Mega Prompt Book: 600 Prompts To Get You Writing
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,220. Language: American English. Published: January 20, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books, Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
The Mega Prompt Book is a book for all writers of every genre. It includes over 600 writing prompts and the articles "40 Ways to Beat Writers Block" and "7 Obstacles to Writing and How to Overcome Them."
Authors Unchained: Some Rules Were Made to be Broken
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,790. Language: American English. Published: January 9, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
As an author, have you ever had "rules" shoved down your throat?
No, I Won't Buy Your eBook
Price: Free! Words: 2,060. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2014 by aLife Beyond Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
(2.33 from 3 reviews)
Why won't readers buy your book? Because it stinks, that's why.
Publishing 101: A First-Time Author's Guide to Getting Published, Marketing and Promoting Your Book, and Building a Successful Career
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 83,620. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books, Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
PUBLISHING 101 is your comprehensive guide to getting published, while avoiding the common pitfalls of first-time authorship. You'll learn how to evaluate the commercial potential for your work; find and approach editors and agents; prepare query letters and book proposals; market and promote your work effectively; and determine if the self-publishing path is right for you.
eBooks 66 mistakes to avoid when publishing an eBook
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,500. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Digital publishing, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
Mistakes you should avoid when eBooking
I Suck at Writing: How to Transform Insecurity into Confidence
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,940. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
As a writer, insecurity and confidence are each a daily choice. How are you choosing?
The Short Fuse Guide to Book Publishing Rights
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,260. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2014 by Short Fuse Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Publishing business, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
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
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,720. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2014 by Short Fuse Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Publishing business, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
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
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,780. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books, Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
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.
Self-Editing for Nonfiction Writers
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 7,520. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
Ths easy-to-follow guide is designed for new and experienced nonfiction writers wanting to more powerfully organize their ideas, avoid errors in punctuation and syntax, and enhance their style.
Self-Editing for Memoir Writers
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 8,600. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
This innovative editing guide offers tips and tools for memoir writers wishing to avoid punctuation and grammar errors and improve their writing style for traditional or self-publication.
Self-Editing for Fiction Writers
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 8,910. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
This easy-to-follow guide is designed for new and experienced fiction writers wanting to avoid errors in punctuation and syntax and wanting to enhance their style.
Bookangel.co.uk Book Reviews - October 2014
Series: BookAngel.co.uk Book reviews. Price: Free! Words: 8,790. Language: British English. Published: November 2, 2014 by Ragged Angel Ltd. Categories: Essay » Literature, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
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
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,480. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2014 by Short Fuse Publishing. Categories: 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)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,150. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2014. Categories: 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.