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The Short Fuse Guide to Query Letters
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,310. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2014 by Short Fuse Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
Literary Agent Michelle Richter demystifies the process of writing and submitting query letters that get results. Learn structure, technique, what works, what never to do, what attracts an agent’s attention, and special tips that most writers don’t think of. Help your submission rise above the slush and get read by those who want it most.
201 Writing Prompts
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,800. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Reference
201 Writing Prompts is a fun and challenging collection of writing starters designed to spark your creativity and end writer's block.
How to Write a Novel Using the Snowflake Method
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,430. Language: American English. Published: July 17, 2014 by Randy Ingermanson. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Creativity
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Are you writing a novel, but having trouble getting your first draft written? Take a look at the wildly popular Snowflake Method—a battle-tested series of ten steps that jump-start your creativity and help you quickly map out your story. All around the world, novelists are using the Snowflake Method right now to ignite their imaginations and get their first drafts down on paper.
Love's Labour's Lost in Plain and Simple English
Series: Plain and Simple English, Book 19. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 87,060. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
Love's Labour's Lost has been called one of Shakespeare's funniest early plays--but if you aren't laughing as you read it, then you aren't alone. Let's face it..if you don't understand Shakespeare, then you are not alone. If you have struggled in the past reading Shakespeare, then BookCaps can help you out. This book is a modern translation of Love's Labour's Lost.
RC Glossary
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 15,110. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Dictionaries
Do you get confused with race terms like Triple A Main, Low-fly Double, Off-camber Section, and Quarter-finals? Need help telling the difference between Camber and Caster? This glossary (which is a dictionary with specialized terms defined) will help beginners understand RC lingo quickly.
RC Cheat Sheets
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 13,170. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals
Set Up Your Radio Control Car to Win! Now you can quickly understand how to adjust your RC car, buggy, or truck settings for optimum tuning! Within a range of tuning options, which is better, a higher number or lower? Thicker or thinner? How will a longer or shorter adjustment change the handling? If you keep scratching your head trying to remember -- RC Cheat Sheets to the rescue!
Writing Prompts & More--Ideas to Spark Creativity and End Writer's Block
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,850. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
A sequel to 201 Writing Prompts, Writing Prompts and More offers writing prompts plus lots of other routes to creativity and getting your words on the page. Four chapters of the book hold 100 new writing prompts and the remaining seven chapters invite you to explore multiple ways into stories or give you ideas to help break through writer’s block.
"The Five People You Meet In Heaven" Summarized and Analyzed
Series: A Quick Guide · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,250. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure
“The Five People You Meet In Heaven” by Mitch Albom was first published in 2003. The story revolves around the life and death of Eddie, a maintenance man.
Discovering Pompeii
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,100. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2013 by Decoded Science. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Maps, Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
Pompeii is a must-see sight for many of Campania’s tourists. Its tragic and dramatic end, coupled with the chance to explore the houses, temples, bathhouses and brothels of an ancient city, is for many too strong a lure to resist. This tour, Discovering Pompeii, gives a general feel of day to day life in the town by taking you along one of its busiest main streets, the Via Dell Abbondanza.
Coriolanus In Plain and Simple English (A Modern Translation and the Original Version)
Series: Plain and Simple English, Book 17. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 114,760. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
T.S. Eliot said Coriolanus was superior to even Hamlet; Ralph Fiennes loved it so much he directed, produced, and starred in modern telling of the play. So if everyone loves it so much, why is it so hard to understand? Let's face it...Shakespeare can be difficult to read! Let BookCaps help with this easy to read modern retelling.
The Communist Manifesto in Plain and Simple English (A Modern Translation and the Original Version)
Series: Plain and Simple English, Book 21. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 45,720. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
Communism is evil, right? Not exactly. The ideas behind communism were revolutionary and ahead of it's time--but reading old and tired translations of the manifesto make it hard to shed light on its ideas. Let BookCaps help with this fresh and modern translation of one of the most banned documents ever written! The original text is also presented in the book, along with a comparable version of bo
The Pith of Life: Aphorisms in Honor of Liberty
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,090. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Quotations, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Social
This book contains a collection of aphorisms grouped into six sets of topics, all related to the overarching topic of liberty and useful in highlighting its various facets. Its central idea is the conviction that the message of liberty – the pith of our life – is particularly well suited to be conveyed through aphorisms, a literary form that, at its best, is as pithy as it is lively.
Ace That Interview: Advice from a Real Recruiter
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,560. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Careers, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Careers
(5.00 from 1 review)
A detailed how-to guide on resume writing and interviewing techniques directly from an actual recruiter. Written from years of hands-on experience with candidates and hiring managers, this book provides useful advice for your job search. Filled with practical tips and humorous, real-life stories.
Fifty Ways to Practice Reading: Tips for ESL/EFL Students
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,410. Language: American English. Published: November 11, 2012 by Wayzgoose Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - English (insert language book was written in), Nonfiction » Reference » Foreign language study
This book is made for students of English as a Second or Foreign Language. You will learn 50 ways to practice and improve reading skills. By applying these methods, you will read faster and better, and remember information longer. You do not need to be living in an English-speaking country or be currently taking an English class to use this book. Good for beginners through advanced levels.
Basic Poetic Forms (and how to write them)
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,830. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Literature
This handy guide is designed to help you write more and better poems. It includes the ‘rules’ for writing poems in basic forms such as the villanelle, sonnet and more, as well as less frequently used forms such as the pantoum. The guide focuses on carefully selected forms that are most useful for both the experienced and beginner poet.
The Ultimate List Of Free To Enter Writing Competitions
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,060. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Directories
Contains details of over 30 different writing competitions that are all completely FREE to enter! Regular contests from around the world, listed in month order and direct links to organiser websites.
Writing Grants for Individuals
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,980. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Consumer guides, Nonfiction » Career Guides » Education
Have you ever wanted to obtain an Individual Grant and didn’t know where to start? This book will explain what is needed to get an individual grant through a Foundation.
123 Character Development Questions: A systematic way to develop phenomenal fictional characters.
Price: $1.23 USD. Words: 2,190. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2012 and represented by Forde Consulting. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books, Nonfiction » Reference » Playwriting
Developing rich, vibrant, realistic and multidimensional characters is the aim of all budding writers. This brief guide offers 123 useful character questions for authors. Questions span a range of topics from biographical questions to questions on family, relationships, money and spiritual beliefs. This is the first book in a 123 series that offers ideas on a given topic.
Creative Writing Exercises and Story Starters
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,260. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » General self-help, Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Creative Writing Exercises and Story Starters is for every day writers that would like to practice their skills at creative writing. It includes various writing exercises that help to build characters and how to put those characters into different settings. It also challenges writers go get out of their genre comfort zones. There are fifty one line story starters.
IELTS Essay Booster - One-Stop Destination for The Writing Module!
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 71,870. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Essays
IELTS Essay Booster is a Complete IELTS Writing Preparation Book (for both Academic & General Training Modules). It features: - Useful IELTS writing tips - 150 IELTS essays + 50 essay outlines - Vocabulary / Phrases - Common lines to use in IELTS essays and letters - Graph writing tips, strategy and vocabulary - Letter tips and samples - Misspelled words - Confusables - English enhancement tools