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The LionheART Guide to Editing UK Edition
By Karen Perkins
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 11,170. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2014 by LionheART Publishing House. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
The LionheART Guide to Editing Fiction UK Edition is a comprehensive, step-by-step guide to editing fiction in Word 2010.
Writing the Journey
By Lady Li Andre
Price: Free! Words: 14,710. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
Writing the Journey aids writers of all levels in creating a Journey Framework for a story and fleshing it out. It also includes tips for writing the finished story.
Writing Games, Writing Tips, Writing Exercises.
By Mat Clarke
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,900. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
How could a jumble of words with a little punctuation become something that’s interesting to read? Is it a gift from the gods? Something only the highly educated can produce? Or maybe anyone can do it? If you want to know if YOU can achieve your writing goals, then why not have a play around with some words and sentences using my writing games.
101 Book Marketing Tips
By Heather Hart
Price: Free! Words: 3,950. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
(4.00 from 1 review)
101 Book Marketing Tips for authors from marketing expert and internationally best-selling author, Heather Hart
The LionheART Guide to Formatting
By Karen Perkins
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 14,750. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2014 by LionheART Publishing House. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
The LionheART Guide to Formatting is a comprehensive, step-by-step guide to formatting e-books and paperbacks in Word 2010.
Self-Publishing Your Book: A Guide for First-Time and DIY Authors
By Roger Ellerton
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,980. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
(5.00 from 1 review)
I am the author of 8 books -- 3 paperbacks and 8 ebooks. Overall I have been successful in getting my books published and sold. However, I did make mistakes and learned some valuable lessons along the way. This book is far from a complete resource on how to write, publish and market your books. The purpose of my book is to share with you my insights and experiences in publishing my books.
A Silicon Valley Writer Volume 4 (2013) (Blog Postings)
By C.D. Reimer
Series: A Silicon Valley Writer Blog Postings. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,650. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
The fourth volume of blog postings from A Silicon Valley Writer about writing and being a writer, featuring 27 blog postings and an appendix from 2013: "The First Line Challenge," "Plan B For The Plan B Magazine," "Some Things Never Change At The Local Post Office," "When Your Debit Card Travels Without You," "Have You Written Your Best Work Years Ago?" and "The Mobile Office v2.0 is Evermore".
Self Publishing-Pocket Guide
By Jill Paterson
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,830. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
This self publishing pocket guide takes you through what you need to do in order to self publish your book. From information on formatting your manuscript, deciding on a cover and book blurb to decisions on price, ISBN, and choice of categories, it also includes helpful web site links plus marketing and author platform ideas to enable you to start your self publishing journey with confidence.
50 Tips 4 Page Design
By Patty Ann
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 2,430. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Patty Ann's 50 TiPs 4 Page Design is a FUN way to gain QUICK, EASY & BASIC page design knowledge. This book is a must have reference guide for ANY layout and design project. You will learn visually pleasing page formatting for type fonts, content, and photo element arrangements. Applicable for designing a website, e book, PDF, Power point, or print book. All sorts of great visuals are included.
The Foreword Literary Guide to Book Marketing Proposals for Fiction and Non-fiction
By Gordon Warnock
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,960. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2013 by Fast Foreword. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
Literary Agent Gordon Warnock walks you through writing an effective marketing proposal – a requirement for non-fiction and your secret weapon for fiction. This will help your submission stand out, presenting you as the kind of informed and proactive writer that agents and publishers love to work with.
Blogging for Freedom: Achieve Happiness & Financial Success by Sharing Your Passion
By Peter Abundant
Price: Free! Words: 5,630. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
Learn from the top bloggers! Blogging is one of the best ways to share your message with the world.
Playbook: The Basics of Writing for Bleacher Report
By King Kaufman
Price: Free! Words: 11,890. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
"Playbook" is a sportswriting textbook, a guide to the basics of writing for Bleacher Report. Based on the concepts used by B/R's Quality Control Team in evaluating writers and stories, "Playbook" can help you reach the high standards of one of the most successful and respected English-language sports websites in the world. Wherever you publish your online writing, "Playbook" can make it better.
The Chick Lit Cookbook: A Guide to Writing Your Novel in 30 Minutes a Day
By Alicia de los Reyes
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 15,770. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
(5.00 from 1 review)
Have you ever read a chick lit novel and thought, "I could do that"? Here's your chance: The Chick Lit Cookbook will take you from start to finish of your first draft in 13 cupcake-themed chapters, each with a short exercise to get you writing now. Written by teacher and die-hard chick lit enthusiast Alicia de los Reyes, this guide is sure to inspire would-be authors everywhere.
Author Prosperity Challenge Vol. 1: Debunking Marketing Myths
By Mary Caelsto
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 16,700. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Marketing advice for authors seems to come with absolutes. Each author has a perfect way to market; others should follow if they’re “smart”. However what if someone sat down and debunked some of the common myths around marketing and provided helpful information at the same time?
Indie Author Guide of Awesome
By Teresa Mummert
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,830. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
(4.00 from 1 review)
Advice for indie authors venturing into the self- publishing world. Beta Readers, Editing and Formatting Cover Design, Title and Synopsis Promotion Marketing Yourself as an Author Selling and Release Dates Sales, Ranking and Reviews
How to Write Faster
By Marcy Kennedy
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,420. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
In How to Write Faster: A Busy Writer’s Guide you’ll learn eight techniques that can help you double your word count in a way that’s sustainable and doesn’t sacrifice the quality of your writing in favor of quantity.
Elei’s Chronicles: origins
By Chrystalla Thoma
Price: Free! Words: 7,770. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
A short essay on the world-building and origins of the series Elei's Chronicles (Rex Rising, Rex Cresting, Rex Equilibrium, Rex Aftermath). For readers who have already read at least book 1 in the series.
Authors & Publishers Must Die!
By James Roy Daley
Price: Free! Words: 17,010. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2013 by Books of the Dead Press. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
(5.00 from 1 review)
From the mouth of an author, and a publisher: Authors and Publishers Must Die! is filled to the rim with straightforward MUST READ advice for the author in your life… with no punches pulled!
Dos and Don'ts for Indie Authors
By Fireblade Publishers
Price: Free! Words: 7,060. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: October 7, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
0.25 star(4.33 from 3 reviews)
This guide provides a brief compendium that covers everything from your motivation for becoming an indie author to tips for dealing with negative reviews. It advises you on everything from avoiding mistakes when self-promoting your books to ways to pinpoint your target audience. It has been created to help indie authors to stay focussed by following a list of simple steps to promote
Tips to Navigate National Novel Writing Month
By Sherri Fulmer Moorer
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,430. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Planning to participate in National Novel Writing Month? This article will give you tips and tricks that help you plan, maximize your chance of success, and what to do once you have the novel written.