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Semicolons and Colons: A Guide for the 21st Century
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Price: Free! Words: 2,830. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Grammar and punctuation
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A short manual on the uses of colons and semicolons.
This is Tai Chi: 50 Essential Questions and Answers
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Series: The Tai Chi Trilogy, Book 1. Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 19,100. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Exercise
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What is Tai Chi and why is it taught as a Martial Art by some and as a Health Art or Way of Life by others? What are the origins of the art and why are there different styles? What is the "Form" and how long does it take to learn? These are a few of the 50 simple questions in this fascinating book full of anecdotes, facts and humour, that will help you choose the class of Tai Chi right for you.
The 365-Day Writer’s Block Workbook (Volume 1)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,160. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Educational
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Over a thousand sentence starts, three per day, with writing tips at the end of each week to motivate and inspire, providing kick-starts to avoid the dreaded ‘writer’s block’. Useful for any writer at any level, whether they have 10 minutes or 10 hours, to start a new project. Also an ideal tool for writing groups.
55 Tips for Authors
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Price: Free! Words: 2,840. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
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This ebooklet is available for free on the author's website: http://www.alice-anderson.com. After ten years of promoting authors, developing an online community for readers, creating dozens of designs to promote clients' work, author Alice Anderson has combined 55 of her best tips for authors into one easy-to-read, zero-fluff ebooklet.
Write Better
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Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 9,220. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
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This book, growing out of years of writing experience, offers what every aspiring writer needs: quick, practical tips that are immediately applicable to any writing project. One reviewer said: Your tips have changed the way I write. I heard you more clearly than all the teachers, professors, educators, and books on writing that I have had in my life.
Liz Fielding's Little Book of Writing Romance
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 25,070. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
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From the best selling author of more than 60 romances, Liz Fielding's Little Book of Writing Romance is a primer - an entry level aid for the writer who has a story to tell, but is struggling to get it out of her head and onto paper.
Twelve Terrific Tips for Fiction Writers
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 10,220. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
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Tips and exercises to guide fiction writers to produce dynamic, captivating work.
Writing Your Book: Cashing in on publishing faster, easier, and cheaper
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Price: $4.97 USD. Words: 8,800. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
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Write Today—Earn Tomorrow New equipment and new techniques make writing a book faster, easier and cheaper. You will discover: • What fiction and nonfiction subjects are in demand. • How large is your potential reading market • Where to find the information for your book • How and where to sell your book online This book provides the shortcut to becoming a published author.
Ditch the Publisher: 40 Indie Authors on Their Unique Self-Publishing Journeys
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Price: Free! Words: 63,910. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
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Thinking of self-publishing? Who better to advise you than 40 writers who have been there, done that and, well, written the book?
Twitter Patter - 50 Tweet-ready Proverbs from Around the World
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Price: Free! Words: 1,070. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Quotations
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For those those times when a short one-liner is needed, here are 50 Tweet-ready Proverbs from Around the World. The "Twitter Patter" series is a collection of quotes of various subjects, all aimed at fitting within that short 140-character limit. Stop counting characters and share a nugget.
Get Strapped for FREE!!
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Price: Free! Words: 4,990. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals
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Do you want to make a survival bracelet, but don't know how? This short and FREE eBook will take you through each step necessary to build a simple survival bracelet. Even if you have never tied a knot in your life, you should be able to make a survival bracelet if you follow these easy to read instructions. This free eBook is generously illustrated with dozens of pictures to simplify and stream
Ways to Make Extra Money Writing: How I Make $2K Per Month Part-Time
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Price: Free! Words: 2,800. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Careers
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This little gem tells you exactly how I, the homeschooling mom of 5, got into writing for money, why I'm writing for money, exactly how much I earn every month, 8 ways I make money writing now, including Fiverr, Bubblews, writing for regional parenting magazines and blogging for sites that are not my own, among others. I also talk about how to manage the kids when you work from home.
Green Riches:Help the Earth & Your Budget
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Price: Free! Words: 20,400. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Consumer guides
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Eco-friendly can be eco-nomic. This book offers suggestions that are practical AND save money. It is for people who prefer not to be told what to do but who are problem-solvers, who like efficient, economical solutions that will enhance the lives of their loved ones. It is for concerned people living in a weak economy. It is for all who simply want to do their part to maintain our earthly home.
The Story Engine
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 47,300. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2010 by NorLightsPress. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
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The cure to writer’s block is here! THE STORY ENGINE is the best new reference guide for fiction writers since the thesaurus. It contains thousands of ideas for generating interesting characters and exciting scenes. This nuts-and-bolts guide shows writers how to generate ideas while building stories. Throw the dice and see what happens next. This is one book that invites you to steal from it!
Rich Johnson’s Guide to Trailer Boat Sailing
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 85,160. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2010 by NorLightsPress. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals
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A trailerable sailboat is the ideal way to explore the country -- wherever there is water. To make the most of this exciting lifestyle, owners of trailerable sailboats need three things -- an understanding of the boat and how to use it; knowledge about the tow vehicle and trailer used to transport the boat; and a spirited sense of adventure to live the dream. This book will help you get started.
The Editor's Lexicon: Essential Writing Terms for Novelists
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 13,860. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
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Become revision-savvy and talk about fiction like a pro. Written by an experienced editor and writing teacher, this dictionary-style reference book decodes and demonstrates the editorial jargon used in writing workshops and manuscript critiques. In the tradition of Strunk & White's revered "The Elements of Style," this concise, indispensable reference volume will fortify your self-editing skills.
Formatting Your Paperback Book: 10 Simple Tips to Publishing a “REAL” Book
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,680. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
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This short document is for authors wishing to self-publish through Print On Demand sites such as Lulu or Createspace. These 10 basic guidelines will make the interior of your book... NOT stand out! Too often self-published books scream "amateur" due to formatting. Much of this information is available online, however this puts it all in a simple and concise document focusing on common errors.
The Word Weaver's Grimoire
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 9,070. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
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Creative writing is a mysterious art. This booklet teaches you its secrets: how to create memorable characters, plot your stories and novels, write elegantly, and captivate your readers. Offering multiple examples from popular novels and films, this guide will bring your storytelling to the next level.
The Walk
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Price: Free! Words: 810. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
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Non-Fiction Creative Writing Example: A discriptive account of my observations made during one of my walks.
2012 is a Thought Implant
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Price: Free! Words: 1,420. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Consumer guides
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2012. It is coming.As are the prophecies and revelations. This essay is an antidote to the upcoming 2012 fear campaign. It presents 5 technological reasons not to believe in 2012 as an ending. 2012 is just another amazing year in a series of amazing years.