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Muse Camp: Advice From Publishers
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,110. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
This first Muse Camp anthology brings together advice from several publishers to authors on all aspects of submission, publishing, and being an author. Discover what happens once your submission is received, learn how to handle those pesky commas, and what you should never reveal to the media (including bloggers). This anthology is a great resource for authors at all levels of their careers.
Damn the Rejections, Full Speed Ahead: The Bumpy Road to Getting Published
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 73,850. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
A treasure trove of sage advice for the new writer packaged in easy to digest and fun to read anecdotes. Damn the Rejections, Full Speed Ahead offers real world suggestions for writing novels, or non-fiction and turning them into saleable works. Maralys Wills, creative writing teacher and author of 12 books in many genres, a shares from her own experience the dos and don'ts of getting published.
Buy a Trumpet and Blow Your Own Horn! Turning Books Into Bucks
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 54,130. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
You've published your book. Now what? So many new authors believe their books will “sell themselves.” Whether they self-published or have a publisher, getting book buzz, and finding an audience for their book, is largely the author’s job. What’s the secret? Maralys Wills shares how she, and other authors do just that in Buy a Trumpet and Blow Your Own Horn!
MJ Magazine September — Created By Authors for Authors
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Series: MJ Magazine, Volume 1, Issue 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 84,930. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Welcome to the first issue of MJ Magazine –written by authors for authors. This issue includes interviews with Jon Land, Steve Berry and R.J. Ellory as well as book reviews, writing tips, Fran’s pick of the month and much more. Authors are encouraged to read the magazine and then send their writing for possible inclusion in the next issue.
Name Your Medieval Character: Medieval Christian Names (12th-13th Centuries)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,480. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
Medieval author Joyce DiPastena is always on the lookout for authentic medieval names for her characters. This book is a compilation of her 30-plus years of research into medieval Christian names. Here you will find over 800 female names and over 1500 male names. This book will prove a treasure trove for historical fiction writers, fantasy writers, gamers, or anyone who just enjoys names!
The # 1 Killer Secret To Producing Free Professional Ebook Covers
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Series: Steve's e-Book Publishing. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,240. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
They say you don’t judge a book by its cover but unfortunately that’s exactly what happens here in the Kindle world. I’ve tried my own hand at them and they all come out looking unprofessional or even worse, awful. But now I’ve invented an amazingly easy way to create professional covers IN MINUTES and FOR NOTHING once you have familiarized yourself with a few procedures.
The Nonfiction Book Marketing Plan: Online and Offline Promotion Strategies to Build Your Audience and Sell More Books
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 68,580. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
Loaded with proven tactics to make the book marketing journey a bit easier and a lot more effective, The Nonfiction Book Marketing Plan will show you how to build your own marketing plan, develop an effective website and blog, reach your audience with social media, attract media attention with DIY publicity strategies, boost visibility for your book on Amazon, and much more.
From a Cop's Viewpoint: Investigations 101
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 27,890. Language: American English. Published: July 9, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
Have you ever wondered about the differences between City, State and Federal Law Enforcement? How about, who’s really in charge and why? What about the basic approach cops take when tackling a crime? If you’ve had any of the above questions, From a Cop’s Viewpoint: Investigations 101 is the place for you.
Hot Ink: Your Guide to Self-Publishing Erotica
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,420. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Hot Ink is full of specific, practical guidance that will benefit any writer interested in self-publishing, but goes into particular detail about the unique considerations presented by writing erotica.
Become an Author - A Short and Snappy Guide
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Series: A Short and Snappy Guide, Book 6. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,880. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
‘Ladies and Gentlemen! Are you bored with your life? Do you have no friends to chat and spend time? Don’t know what to do in your spare time or after retirement? Do you want to become famous without climbing mountains or doing stupid reality shows? Do you want to share your life’s knowledge with others?
Where Do I Start? An Overview of Indie Publishing
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,290. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
Covering such topics as where to print, book creation, eBook formatting, and marketing, Where Do I Start? will give you an overview of the basics on how and where to begin in the exciting adventure of indie publishing.
Unleash The Power of Information Products: Learn the Keys To This Marketing Treasure Chest
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 15,290. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
If you’re not using the power of information products to help promote your author brand, then you’re missing out on this powerful tool. Open a treasure chest of readers and royalties when you utilize information products to gain newsletter sign ups as well as residual income. This ebook will walk you through creating these powerful products so you can gain readers and income!
Story Starters: 101 Novel Ideas for Starting your Story
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,120. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
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101 fun, interesting writing prompts, plus a cool picture prompts bonus section.
Writing Starter Kit: Extended Edition
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 9,820. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
The Writing Starter Kit: Extended Edition is the perfect companion to writers of all genres and forms. Designed to help with everything from idea generation to outlines, this book is a great way to help you start on the road to a successful draft of your literary masterpiece.
Guidelines for New Authors: Introductory Advice for Independent Writers
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Price: Free! Words: 4,650. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
These introductory guidelines help the less experienced independent writer navigate some of the core issues in the publishing process and ensure that they are working with the appropriate editorial consultant.
How NOT To...Publish
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Series: Zada Green's How NOT To..., Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,300. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2013 by All-Seeing Books. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
Finally, the book no one was waiting for! Zada Green's How NOT To...Publish. Authors, are you Silvia Sloth or Rachel Redraft? Readers, are you Samuel Snob or Harper High Rating? Editors, are you Fabio Fad or Renee Rewrite? Here's THE guide to personalities that'll kill publishing careers before they even start. If you relate to them, you're in trouble...
Publish, Preserve and Profit from Your Family Recipes!
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,510. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
A quick & easy reference guide to organize your recipes and help you create a great experience for your family for generations. Have you ever wished you could make a cookbook of all your family's favorites? Have you ever wanted to write down your family history of funny stories and relationships? Now you can. This book will get you started in the right direction!
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
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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.
Just Open a Vein: A Book of Quotes for Writers
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,380. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Quotations
A collection of quotations for writers from writers, from artistic beginnings to financial ends. Over 360 quotes!
Writing Characters Who'll Keep Readers Captivated: Nail Your Novel
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Price: $5.26 USD. Words: 42,680. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
How do you create characters with depth? How do you write the opposite sex? What makes teenagers sound authentic? Inhabitants of a dystopia? How do you write plausible antagonists and chilling villains? How do you inhabit a character who isn't like you? Whether you write literary or genre fiction, this book shows you how to create people who keep readers hooked and make you want to tell stories