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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
Crime Fiction and the Indie Contribution
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 41,890. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
This book looks at the rise of the indie publishing phenomenon which includes the good, the bad and the ugly, and how to choose between them. It considers many types of crime novel with examples drawn from indie published books, and how they compare to traditionally published books.
The Rocky Road to Publishing: Advice on Writing
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 34,300. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Noted author Judy Fitzwater lends her trademark wit to her own experiences, offering a candid look into what it truly takes to be a writer. Get a frank, fresh take on the realities of the writing life, process, and industry as Fitzwater provides practical advice, humor, and lots of encouragement for those engaged in the tough business of writing fiction. A delightful read full of candid tips.
Tell the World Your Story: A Super Short Guide for Serious Indie Authors
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 5,170. 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.
Million Dollar Productivity
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 12,060. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2014 by WordFire Press. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Life is crazy and hectic for most of us. With all those distractions, how does an aspiring author find time to write? 

Award-winning and #1 international bestselling author Kevin J. Anderson is one of the most prolific authors in the business. He shares his tips on how to find the time to write, and how to make the most of that time.
Drawing on the Power of Resonance in Writing
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 16,670. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2014 by WordFire Press. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
All successful writers use resonance to enhance their stories by drawing power from stories that came before, by resonating with their readers' experiences, and by resonating within their own works. In this book, you'll learn exactly what resonance is and how to use it to make your stories more powerful.
How Not to Self-Publish - The Totally Splendid Hotshot Author's Survival Guide
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,960. 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.
Collecting The Chalet School Books by Elinor M Brent-Dyer
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,020. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
This book is a guide for anyone who is looking to complete their Chalet School book collection. It contains useful information such as a list of all of the titles, when they were printed and in what formats. It also has some information about what happens in each book so that you can remember whether it is one you have read or decide if you would like to read it.
Get Book Reviews the Write Way
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 14,800. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
This comprehensive guide to marketing a book is perfect for self-published writers publishing their first novel or experienced authors trying to gain a wider readership. It includes valuable tips on networking and how to get more book reviews. And the manual explains how successful authors use social media to connect with potential readers, book reviewers, and how to sell more books.
Basic Formatting & How to Create a Hyperlinked Table of Contents for Smashwords
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,780. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2014 by KAW Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Education
Smashwords is a leading distributor for indie authors. Putting ebooks on Smashwords.com results in sales to Smashwords customers & customers for Apple, Sony, Kobo, etc. To sell to these other customers, an ebook must be properly formatted with a hyperlinked table of contents. This short book presents easy-to-follow formatting instructions and a guide for creating a hyperlinked table of contents.
Come vendere il tuo libro su Amazon in formato cartaceo
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Price: $2.62 USD. Words: 4,330. Language: Italian. Published: August 3, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Guida passo passo all'auto-pubblicazione del tuo libro in brossura con la piattaforma self-publishing di Createspace, il print on demand di Amazon, che porterà la tua opera sullo store più visitato del mondo e le garantirà una visibilità senza pari. Questo è il momento migliore per essere un self-publisher: autopubblicare il tuo libro cartaceo non è mai stato così facile e - soprattutto - gratis.
Work in Your Pajamas: A Guide to Becoming a Freelance Writer
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 9,870. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
"Work in Your Pajamas: A Guide to Becoming a Freelance Writer" is a book that can change your life. It will give you all of the tools to get started working from the comfort of your home. The basics are right in front of you with this book.
MJ Magazine July — Created By Authors for Authors
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Series: MJ Magazine, Volume 1, Issue 4. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 57,270. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
The fourth issue of MJ Magazine includes Book of the Month Madiba: A-Z: The Many Faces of Nelson Mandela; Featured Authors Clint Morey and Allan Topol; Christian Fiction reviewed by Lee Harmon; Fran’s Top 5 New Authors: Mark Murphy; and recommended reading by Marybeth Zeman, Steve Berry and Daniel Palmer; and Featured Teen Columnist Jake Swerdloff. New Section — Writer’s Workshop.
Million Dollar Book Signings
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 8,250. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2014 by WordFire Press. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Million Dollar Book Signings will tell you everything you need to know to make your signings a success. This insightful book includes: - Ideas for Alternative Venues - Effective Publicity Strategies - Optimal Dates and Seasons for Signings - A Check List of Items to Bring and Tasks to Complete . . .and more.
Writers' Handbook 2015
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 187,070. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2014 by JP&A Dyson. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
The 2015 edition of firstwriter.com’s bestselling directory for writers provides details of over 1,200 literary agents, book publishers, and magazines, including revised and updated listings from the 2014 edition, and over 380 brand new entries.
10 Étapes essentielles avant de publier son ebook
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,270. Language: French. Published: June 30, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Dans cet ebook, je vous propose dix étapes pour : • dresser une liste de choses à faire avant de se lancer dans l'auto-édition • trouver des ressources pertinentes grâce à mes suggestions de blogues et de sites
Writing the Heart of Your Story
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 60,840. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Some novelists write with the goal of becoming a best seller, hoping for wealth and fame. Some just want to write novels that earn them a steady income. Some write to express their creativity.Then there are the other writers who want to write an unforgettable novel—the kind of book that gets called a classic and that endures the test of time. Writing the Heart of Your Story is for those writers!
Million Dollar Outlines
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 67,290. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2014 by WordFire Press. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Bestselling author David Farland has taught dozens of writers who have gone on to staggering literary success, including such #1 New York Times Bestsellers as Brandon Mull (Fablehaven), Brandon Sanderson (Wheel of Time), James Dashner (The Maze Runner) and Stephenie Meyer (Twilight). In this book, Dave teaches how to analyze an audience and outline a novel.