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The Millennium Phrase Book
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Price: $8.95 USD. Words: 45,670. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2013 by Highland Press Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » General reference » Bibliographies & indices
Updated and Expanded Edition... A truly valuable resource for all writers. Through its collection of descriptive phrases, The Millennium Phrase Book offers writers concrete examples of rich and evocative descriptions. The layout and format of the book helps the writer form ideas beyond whatever initial conceptual ideas their book may contain, bringing together the dialogue and emotions.
Man Oh Man! Writing Quality M/M Fiction
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 131,330. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
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So, why this book? Why not one of the other "How to Write..." titles? Because everything in Man, Oh Man is geared to the M/M market and the M/M writer, to you and the genre that you love, whether you're an aspiring writer or you're already published. Lambda Award finalist Josh Lanyon takes you step-by-step through the writing process.
How to make over $380 and hour - How anyone can do it!
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 1,540. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Personal & Practical Guides
In this book, I dig deep to show you, the reader, how simple it is for you to be making over $380 an hour. You will learn the basics, the advanced, how to put it to practical use, how to sort sales, and much more! don’t miss out on a great offer! this information is worth more than its sale price! don’t miss out!
Free Fire Zone - A Playwrght's Adventures on the Creative Battlefields of Film, TV, and Theater
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 84,370. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2013 by Crossroad Press. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Playwriting
Theresa Rebeck’s career has hopscotched between the Off-Broadway successes of plays such as Spike Heels, The Family of Mann, and View of the Dome, to award– winning work writing and producing network television such as NYPD Blue, to writing screenplays for independent and studio features. This writer’s guide is both a discussion of the writer’s craft.
Serious Revenge - Reference Handbooks and Manuals Humor and Satire
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 18,030. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals
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Serious Revenge is a manual for those looking to seek justice in a broken system. The book is designed to help you defend yourself from the predatory behavior of hustlers, stalkers, bad bureaucrats and outright jerks. If you have ever tried to use the legal system to get someone to leave you alone, you realize it's hopelessly broken. This manual will help you get restitution you deserve...
The Self-Publishing Manual, Volume 2
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Price: $7.97 USD. Words: 27,180. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
(4.40 from 5 reviews)
Book publishing is changing: this book describes how to take advantage of those changes. This Volume II is the sequel to The Self-Publishing Manual (Volume I), the most successful book ever written on the subject. This manual describes how to use new techniques to write your book even faster, use new technology to publish it for less, and how to use social media for promotion.
Easily Memorize the World Map - Europe
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 2,370. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Maps
Remember all the countries of Europe. Easy Mnemonic-based memory system. Know where the countries are. Exactly. Also learn to draw the Map from memory in an easy way. A few simple lines. And the map of Europe is ready. Draw the world map on the back of an envelope. Anytime. Impress your friends with this immensely rare talent. Follow International stories. Become a Global citizen.
Writing FAST: How to Write Anything with Lightning Speed
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 69,640. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Your mind moves at lightning speed. Your writing should, too. FAST is a simple, step-by-step system for writing at the speed of thought. This beloved bestseller outlines the four phases of the writing process: FOCUS your ideas into a writing plan, APPLY the plan by blasting out a draft, STRENGTHEN your work to make it exactly what you want to say, and TWEAK the words to ensure a fast read.
Writers Gotta Write: Novels
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 56,230. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2013 and represented by Jill Marshall. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
How to write novels for all ages, in all genres, from literary to commercial, by best-selling novelist and writing coach, Jill Marshal
Business Planning for Editorial Freelancers: A Guide for New Starters
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 28,390. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Careers
(5.00 from 5 reviews)
Published in association with The Publishing Training Centre, this practical guide takes new freelance proofreaders and copyeditors through the basics of planning their business. Chapters focus on the different aspects of editorial freelancing, training, client focus, getting experience, financial assessment, promotion, networking, tools for the job and real-world case studies.
IELTS Essay Booster - One-Stop Destination for The Writing Module!
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Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 71,870. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
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
Free Ride to College: A Guide to Grooming Your Kids For a Full Academic Scholarship
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 15,530. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Getting into college
Free Ride to College: A Guide to Grooming Your Kids For a Full Academic Scholarship is a comprehensive guide to giving students preparing for college and their parents the preparation and resources necessary to not only get admitted to the college or university of their dreams, but also to secure the funds that are essential to paying for it.
Where There Is A Wheel
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 28,060. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals
(3.00 from 1 review)
The book is a compilation of a selection of Baraza J M's newspaper articles focusing on the ownership of a motor vehicle. It is a highly summarized "handbook", outlining helpful tips and hints on the following: - Acquiring a motor vehicle - Demystifying commonly misunderstood motor vehicle concepts - Driving a motor vehicle efficiently and competently - Maintaining a motor vehicle
Conditioned Victim? Your Choice
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 49,830. Language: English (South African dialect). Published: October 23, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Personal & Practical Guides
A Handbook To Help You Survive A Violent And Misguided Society
Rock Your Plot: A Simple System for Plotting Your Novel
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,190. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Stuck trying to plan out your story? ROCK YOUR PLOT provides a simple, effective, straight-forward system to help you take your premise and characters and develop a fully realized three act story.
How to Really Self-Publish Erotica: The Truth About Kinks, Covers, Advertising and More!
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Series: Dalia Daudelin's Erotica, Book 72 ยท Non-Fiction, Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 24,880. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
How often have you heard, "Nobody makes money from self-publishing"? It's coming from the mouths of authors, agents, publishers and editors out of ignorance... or malice. If you're looking to jump-start your career in writing, though, self-publishing can be an absolute Godsend if you're just an average person. The problem is, the information you need is scattered all over the internet.
Dictionary of Old Occupations
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 34,720. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Dictionaries
Interested in history? Researching your family tree and wondering what those old occupations you found on census records actually mean? Maybe you are a creative writer looking for details to give your work authenticity? The Dictionary of Old Occupations explains the meaning of job titles, trades, professions and terms dating back through the centuries.
The 30 Day Novel Success Journal for Romance: Overcome Procrastination, Figure Out What Happens Next and Get Your Novel Written (the Write Smarter, Not Harder series, vol 2)
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 22,930. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
This workbook combines elements of three-act structure, the Hero's Journey, and a romance arc that incorporates character growth to create an extremely flexible story blueprint that you can adapt to the story you want to tell. The blueprint is broken down into 30 steps, so you'll know exactly where your characters should be in their journey each day. Perfect for NaNoWriMo!
Writing Dialogue #1-5: A Collection of Articles for Fiction Writers
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 7,360. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Explore five of Writing Show host Paula B's most popular articles. Collection includes: Writing Dialogue #1: The Importance of Character Agenda Writing Dialogue #2: Combining Dialogue and Narrative Writing Dialogue #3: Compression Writing Dialogue #4: How to Use Tags Writing Dialogue #5: Individualizing Your Characters All of the above also sold separately.
Inciting Incident: How to Begin Your Story and Engage Audiences Right Away
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Series: Story Structure Essentials. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 23,800. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Screenwriting
This guide will teach you all you need to know about the inciting incident--your secret weapon against boring your audience. You’ll learn about the 4 key traits of the inciting incident; when to keep it off-screen; its connection to genre; 4 ways to handle what happens afterwards; how it can help you edit; and strategies for writing your first pages. Plus, 10 case studies from blockbuster movies!