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Punctuation For Fiction Writers by Rick Taubold & Scott Gamboe
Price: $5.69 USD. Words: 54,990. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Grammar and punctuation, Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Whatever your level of punctuation expertise may be, Punctuation for Fiction Writers is your go-to reference. Concise, yet comprehensive, it's filled with practical advice, effective techniques, copious examples, and some unexpected topics not found in similar books. Filled with options, it shows you when you can deviate from the conventions and when it's inadvisable to do so.
PUNCTUATION - Red, White & Blue by Miguel Suarez
Price: $19.95 USD. Words: 35,940. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - English (insert language book was written in), Nonfiction » Reference » Grammar and punctuation
PUNCTUATION is for college students, authors, and lawyers. The book purposely guides a writer (advanced or otherwise) through the maze of rules, conventions, and protocols. Mickey provides simple explanations (“pictures of writing”) to explain the various writing protocols. Mickey prints contrasting usages (of professors, lawyers, newspapers, and magazine) to teach you how best to use a style.
The Best English Grammar Book in Town: All the Essentials and Only the Essentials by Laird Stevens
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 31,640. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Grammar and punctuation
This book is written for three different audiences: adults, students and children. It gives examples of the most common writing mistakes that people make in English, and explains why they are mistakes. The lessons are short and to the point, but expertly explained. The book should enable people to learn everything they need to know about grammar. Grammar becomes simple, systematic and easy.
How to Handle Grammar by Kat Duncan
Series: A Writer's Guide, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,410. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Grammar and punctuation, Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Learn to identify common sentence pattern types and take full advantage of the way sentence patterns and variety in sentence structure will improve the flow and rhythm of your fiction writing. Topics in this book address fiction styles, the pros and cons of first-person and third-person points of view, dialogue, showing versus telling, figurative language, and other useful fiction techniques.
Reading English News on the Internet: A Guide to Connectors, Verbs, Expressions, and Vocabulary for the ESL Student by David Petersen
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 27,980. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Grammar and punctuation, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - English (insert language book was written in)
"Reading English News on the Internet" helps students make sense of "media English" as found online, in newspapers, and in magazines. This condensed ebook version covers nearly 200 connectors, phrasal verbs, idiomatic verb phrases, and everyday expressions. There are also tips on reading news, sports, and finance articles online, as well as mini-quizzes and a final exams.
Guia Prático da Reforma Ortográfica by Walace Freitas
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,980. Language: Portuguese. Published: May 15, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Grammar and punctuation, Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Portuguese
O que muda com a nova ortografia? Quais as palavras que têm acento ainda? O hífen acabou? São muitas as dúvidas e poucas as respostas objetivas. O Guia Prático da Reforma Ortográfica pretende ser uma destas respostas. Em linguagem acessível, você fica sabendo o que muda em nossa ortografia, além de entender melhor quais as polêmicas que cercam o Acordo Ortográfico.
300 Days of Better Writing by David Bowman
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 64,370. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Reference » Grammar and punctuation
300 strategies for improving your writing. Strategies are short and to the point (150-250 words each), with explanations, instructions, and samples for each strategy. Learn from them one day at a time or find the strategies you need. Midwest Book Review calls 300 Days of Better Writing "a choice pick."
Common Writing Errors Workbook by Katherine Ploeger
Price: $14.95 USD. Words: 33,980. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Grammar and punctuation
Common Writing Errors Workbook discusses 50 writing issues that cause problems for writers, some fairly basic while others more sophisticated. Use the workbook to enhance your editing and writing skills. This workbook includes explanations, examples, and two sets of exercises (with answers) to help learn and practice the issues discussed.
Writing Clear Prose by George Perkins
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,590. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Grammar and punctuation
A handbook for writers. Intended for self-help and classroom use, it contains chapters on the paragraph, the sentence, diction, the writing as a whole, and style, with exercises at the end of each chapter. Intended primarily to clarify the writing of essays, memoirs, and other forms of non-fiction, it also provides suggestions for improving fictional style.