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The # 1 Killer Secret To Producing Free Professional Ebook Covers by Paul Stevens
Series: Steve's e-Book Publishing. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,240. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
They say you don’t judge a book by its cover but unfortunately that’s exactly what happens here in the Kindle world. I’ve tried my own hand at them and they all come out looking unprofessional or even worse, awful. But now I’ve invented an amazingly easy way to create professional covers IN MINUTES and FOR NOTHING once you have familiarized yourself with a few procedures.
The Series Bible: Creation and Maintenance by Devon Ellington
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,130. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Media, Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals
By Devon Ellington Keep the details of your created world consistent by creating & maintaining a functional series bible.
The Very Best of Richard Dawkins: Quotes from a Devout Atheist by Gordon Fisher
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,140. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2014 by Ben Berger. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Quotations
Richard Dawkins is arguably the best known atheist in the world. Although professionally a respected Evolutionary Biologist, his outspoken views against religion have made him one of the most controversial characters alive today. Dawkins is never short of interesting and intellectual things to say. This book collates some of his most interesting and thought-provoking quotes on a range of subjects.
Story Sensei Synopsis Worksheet by Camy Tang
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,770. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books, Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Synopsis writing can be easy! This worksheet was made to walk you through the process of writing a novel synopsis, including several methods so that you can discover which will resonate with your writing style. If there’s something “off” with your novel, this worksheet will also help you take a step away from the details of your story so that you can doctor your book.
Writing Games, Writing Tips, Writing Exercises. by Mat Clarke
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,900. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
How could a jumble of words with a little punctuation become something that’s interesting to read? Is it a gift from the gods? Something only the highly educated can produce? Or maybe anyone can do it? If you want to know if YOU can achieve your writing goals, then why not have a play around with some words and sentences using my writing games.
Flash 52: 52 Writing Prompts for a Year of Flash Fiction by Jamie DeBree
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,210. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2012 by Brazen Snake Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Creativity, Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Flash fiction is an excellent way for writers to tighten prose, learn the elements of story without getting lost in a novel-length manuscript and explore different genres without a big time commitment. This book provides fifty-two story prompts simple enough for the beginning writer to start with, yet complex enough for the more advanced writer to expand on.
Effective Writing by Neil Thompson
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 14,540. Language: British English. Published: January 10, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
The ability to communicate effectively in writing is a requirement of many career paths and a great advantage to have. This helpful guide, written by well-published author, Dr Neil Thompson offers an excellent foundation for building your writing skills. This is an ideal resource for anyone who needs to get their message across in writing.
The Short Fuse Guide to Plotting Your Novel by Connor Goldsmith
Series: Short Fuse Guides, Book 4. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,480. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2014 by Short Fuse Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
Literary agent Connor Goldsmith walks you through plotting a commercial novel that will grip readers from the very start and not let go until the book (or series) ends.
The Stupidity of eBook Reviews by Eero Tarik
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,540. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books(4.00 from 1 review)
If you write or buy ebooks you probably pay attention to the ebook review systems that exist - you shouldn't. This short expose details how easily people manipulate the ebook review systems - and for a variety of reasons, and how meaningless a process it is. When an author can buy a favourable review for a few cents, is the review system worth the effort?
The Write Way: 101 Writing Exercises for Fiction by Kate Krake
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,710. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
The Write Way gives you 101 writing exercises for fiction. That’s 101 ways to improve your writing. 101 opportunities to create something new and write something great. 101 opportunities for you to become a better writer.
Fifty Ways to Practice Reading: Tips for ESL/EFL Students by Belinda Young-Davy
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,750. 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.
How to Write Faster by Marcy Kennedy
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,420. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
In How to Write Faster: A Busy Writer’s Guide you’ll learn eight techniques that can help you double your word count in a way that’s sustainable and doesn’t sacrifice the quality of your writing in favor of quantity.
How to Write Flash Fiction and Tell a Story in a Few Words by Beth Eaglescliffe
Series: Creative Writing. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,030. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2016 by Juicy Words Publications. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Flash fiction is a way of succinctly telling a story. The genre requires brevity which many writers find an interesting challenge but difficult to achieve. Be warned, writing flash fiction can be addictive!
Two Year Novel Course: Set 2 (Characters) by Lazette Gifford
Series: 2YN: The Two Year Novel Course, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,860. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2012 by A Conspiracy of Authors. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
The second set of the 2YN classes takes you through the work of creating characters who will best represent what you want in your story.
Two Year Novel Course: Set 1 (Basics) by Lazette Gifford
Series: 2YN: The Two Year Novel Course, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,670. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2011 by A Conspiracy of Authors. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Start your novel off right with this set of five classes to help expand on your initial idea and begin creating story goals.
15 Simple Steps to Formatting Your eBook by David Rieckmann
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,410. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
15 Simple Steps to Formatting your eBook is meant to provide a basic guide for self-publishers prior to uploading to major eBook retailers. The simple guide provides easy step by step instructions for formatting text only eBooks. I do not include cover art, illustrations, or pictures in this guide. If you are looking for a one stop guide that is quick and easy to use then this guide is for you.
Smashwords Formatting Smashed: A Short, Easy, Step-by-Step Tutorial Instruction Guide (That Won’t Leave You With A Headache!) by Jessica Robinson
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,310. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals(5.00 from 1 review)
This step-by-step guide will efficiently instruct you through the basics of formatting your Microsoft Word document for Smashwords. Everything you need to know about the basics of successfully formatting manuscript is laid out in this easy-to-follow, straightforward tutorial. Follow these instructions exactly, and prepare your e-book quickly and easily today!
The Time is Write! Your Journey to Excellent Writing Starts Now by L. David Harris
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,030. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
For many, many years, there’s been a sort of mysticism surrounding the world of writing. There are stereotypical images of writers at old typewriters in a dimly lit room or a pretentious, haughty author-to-be penning the next great globally known novel from the comfort of a coffee house sofa, making sure everyone knows of his or her artistic brilliance. From my experience, and looking...
Making All the Write Moves: Connecting Great Work with Great Profits by L. David Harris
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,200. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
You’ve got a story to tell and you are super excited to get it out to the masses. You want to write books, magazine articles, blogs, and newspaper features. But there is one problem: You don’t know how! There are so many books out there about how to get published and get rich quick writing a ton of books everyday, to be sure. So, why would you need another one? I am so glad you asked...