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Writing Tips for Authors
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 48,430. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
Writing Tips for Authors is a collection of essays for authors on aspects of writing and book publishing, and the traps that lie in the game.
The Monster Book of Prompts
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,490. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
The Monster Book of Prompts is designed to flip through and select any prompt at random. Writing prompts are a great way to get your juices flowing. They can help you get started in the morning or help you out of a jam. There also helpful if you need a good start for your next story. A prompt a day keeps the writers block at bay. With over 400 prompts you’ll never be prompt less.
Mighty Magnificent Book of Prompts
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,710. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy, Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Get your creativity in gear with Mighty Magnificent Book of Prompts. You’ll find prompts, story starters, and first lines to get your creativity flowing. But beware you never know where a prompt may take you. So let loose and have fun. I’m sure you’ll come up with a Mighty Magnificent story.
The 7 Effective Communication Skills - How to be a Better Communicator Now
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,030. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Business communication / general, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
Want to be a better communicator and improve your communication skills? Want to stop being unheard but instead better articulate your thoughts and messages across clearly to others to get the outcome you want? Discover the 7 essential skills and how to improve them step-by-step to be a much more effective communicator right now!
Give Your Child the Gift of Reading!
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 9,140. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy, Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language
This eBook is filled with 40 years of acquired knowledge about how to teach a very critical skill, reading! Reading is the most important of all academic skills because, you see, all learning flows from reading! The making or breaking of a child's academic potential and successful achievement throughout a child’s school career is dependent upon whether he or she learns to read . . . . . . . well!
Commas: An Irreverent Primer
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 8,240. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
What is a grammar dragon? What happens to unicorns when you misuse FANBOYS? This irreverent guide for using our most common punctuation mark will explain.
Story by Story PLUS: Basic Intermediate
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 23,460. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
Build reading ability quickly & easily. Intensive reading program for BASIC INTERMERDIATE ESL students & students learning to read. A great resource for both adults & children. 25 stories & 150 activities. FEATURES: Pictures, Pre-reading, Comprehension/discussion questions, Graphic organizers, Vocabulary, Grammar, & Writing. Answer Key. 290 pages.
Totally Random and Awesome Writing Exercises
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,530. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
Not only will you find over forty totally random and awesome writing exercises to invigorate your mind and writing. You’ll discover forty-four random first lines, scenarios and dialog prompts to help get your writing going. You’ll also find The Five Minute Writer section will help you discover time to write and create productivity in small amounts of time.
The Classical Speller III, Student Edition
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,160. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling
A 100-year-old, tried-and-true spelling method. Get back to the classics - Education the way it was for every great man of every generation, for about 200 years. The Classical Speller is an invitation to return to a time when people cared about their spelling and everything else they produced. Students following this method will build real self-esteem and pride in a job well done.
Foiled Plans: Story structure points 3 & 4
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,050. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy, Essay » Literature
Discusses the 3rd and 4th points of novel structure: the first rising action, and the end of first act plot twist.
Dyslexia - Not for Dummies
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,250. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
dyslexia exists in up-to 20% of the population, yet is diagnosed in only a fraction of that amount. some of the world's greatest minds from einstein to winston churchill were dyslexic, and although not everyone will reach greatness, the author of this book, who is dyslexic himself, tries to give a concise overview of the types of dyslexia, treatment and assessment that can be used.
500 5-Minute Writing Excercises
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 7,690. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
There are no rules to use this book. Just relax, commit to an exercise, and set that clock to five minutes. Grammar is not the most important part of an exercise. The point is that you get used to just writing whatever comes to mind and seeing where the story takes you. Do take chances and experiment with exercises, reverse them, manipulate them.
What's Wrong With The Way I Speak Forty Problems in Grammar For You To Solve
Price: Free! Words: 1,360. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
This book illustrates the reasons why people should speak using good grammar. It also challenges readers to find the problems in 40 sentences that contain grammatical errors. At the back of the book readers are show how the errors can be corrected.
Show & Tell : the proper uses of summary
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,580. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Writing, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
Writers are always told to “show, don’t tell,” but every published author uses “telling” sometimes. This short essay discusses how to use telling (summary) effectively.
Tolerance is NOT a Virtue.
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,360. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: January 7, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
Why our modern idea of 'Tolerance' is a destructive vice, rather than a helpful virtue. In the first of a series called 'Bloody Nonsense', the author explains how to free our thinking and behaviour from the grudging acceptance of things we disagree with, and helps us towards the freedom to stand up against things that are wrong.
Dyslexia Solved
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 10,040. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
Dyslexia Solved is a step-by-step guide for parents and teachers of struggling readers, many of whom have been previously diagnosed as dyslexic or learning disabled. The Reading Vision System described in this book was designed by George Manilla, M.D., an inquisitive dyslexic who discovered a simple solution to visually compensate for his disorder. Follow these steps and Dyslexia Solved!
Rise Up & Commit: Story structure points 5 & 6
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,050. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy, Essay » Literature
Discusses the 5th & 6th points of novel structure: the second rising action (otherwise known as the middle) and the end of second act escalation.
Editors' Bible
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 49,480. Language: British English. Published: August 28, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
As the Editors’ Bible cover implies, this book is intended as a handbook for editors and authors throughout the English-speaking world. If in doubt, use it as a reliable guide. This book gives authors the tools and knowledge, with ample examples, to write and self-edit effectively, and is a practical guide for professionals to refer to.
The Independent Author's Handbook - Second Edition
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 32,680. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
This handbook will provide a focused and efficient path to quickly publish and market your work as an e-book, paperback and audiobook. You'll get: numerous tips, examples and ideas; all free or nearly so; backed up by statistics providing you a guide to what ideas work better than others; and the order to do them in so you don't have to lose time backtracking.
Really Stupid Writing Mistakes: How to Avoid Them
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 28,200. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2012 and represented by Sherrill Wark. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
An irreverent & humorous look at the mistakes we all make when we’re writing. And how we can avoid them.