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Practical Dictionary of Latin American Proverbs / followed by Spanish, French, Quebec French and English Parallels / 600 proverbial sayings of Spanish-speaking America
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 58,970. Language: American English. Published: January 30, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Foreign languages
First work completely dedicated to the popular proverbs of Latin America, this work should be of relevance to all those, scholars, language professionals, teachers or simple readers, who take interest in the popular sayings and culture of Spanish-speaking America.
F.A.T.E.: From Authors to Entrepreneurs
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Price: $4.49 USD. Words: 31,260. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
If you are a writer aspiring to publish your work independently, F.A.T.E.: From Authors to Entrepreneurs is a motivational and inspirational book that will open your eyes to both opportunities and challenges because it showcases the personal side of independent publishing.
The Complete Guide to English Spelling Rules
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 29,890. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
THE COMPLETE GUIDE TO ENGLISH SPELLING RULES is the most complete and detailed guide to English spelling rules ever written. Most people consider English spelling to be an intimidating tangle but John Fulford easily and carefully leads the reader through the linguistic maze and proves that there is a great deal of logic to English spelling. A 'Must Have' book for teachers, students, and writers.
Study Guide for Crime and Punishment
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,620. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
Fyodor Dostoyevsky's epic masterpiece "Crime and Punishment" is massive--dozens of characters, themes, subplots. If you are having trouble keeping track of whose who and what's what, then this book will help you. The covers all the major plots, characters and themes and gives a chapter by chapter summary of the entire book.
The Freelance Writer's Handbook
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 62,350. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2015 by Crossroad Press. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Because of his entertaining style, the late Gary Provost was one of the nations leading and most beloved writing instructors. A sought-after speaker, consultant, and celebrity biographer, Provost the writers writer authored thousands of articles and columns, and dozens of books covering most every genre. This book, while somewhat dated, is filled with advice, stylistic wisdom & techniques.
German Wisdom:
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Price: Free! Words: 23,190. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
German Wisdom features a fascinating collection of humorous, inspirational, thought-provoking, weird and funny quotes by some of Germany's greatest thinkers and philosophers, as well as from contemporary Germans of note. See the world through their eyes as they contemplate life, love, freedom, national identity and many other topics from a distinctly German perspective.
Authors Unchained: Some Rules Were Made to be Broken
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 27,790. Language: American English. Published: January 9, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
As an author, have you ever had "rules" shoved down your throat?
The Complete Article Writer: How To Write Magazine Articles
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Price: $4.55 USD. Words: 60,090. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
The Complete Article Writer shows you how to get from a potential article idea to a finished, publishable article, written for a specific readership. It looks at: article ideas: generating ideas and maximising their potential; magazine analysis: identifying your potential readers; article structure; creativity: adding interest and sparkle to your article; and pitching: how to sell your idea first.
Swords & Fists
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Series: Out of Harm's Way, Book 4. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 46,290. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Visual & Performing Arts
A manual for instructors of stage combat and serious students. Includes 435 exercises for class use, along with terms, photos and drawings, sample tests, and tips for teaching. The manual is a compliment to the three books of the OUT OF HARM'S WAY series: Modern Fighting for Stage and Screen, Sword Dueling for Stage and Screen, and Medieval and Fantasy Fighting for Stage and Screen.
The Reporter's Guide to the Royal Families of Europe
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 26,790. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2015 by Bygone Era Books. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals
This book is a basic guide to help reporters, and other royal followers, identify European royalty of all stripes and give cursory information about who they are and why anyone cares.
Concealed Carry for New Shooters: A Street Cop's Survival Guide
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 24,280. Language: American English. Published: December 30, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Shooting
This book is about the concealed carry of firearms--how-to and why, and how-not-to and the why nots. A firearm by its very nature is a dangerous thing to you and to others, thereby making high level skill sets and knowledge imperative. This book is the beginning of that path to safe use of concealed carry firearms.
Story Climax: How to Avoid Disappointed Audiences and Craft a Screenplay or Novel Climax Which Thrills and Delights
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Series: Story Structure Essentials. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 57,920. Language: English. Published: December 25, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Screenwriting
To become an “auto-buy” for 1000s of readers, or to get onto Hollywood’s speed dial, the grand finale of your novel or screenplay must thrill and delight. Filled with practical tips, this writing guide will show you how to build your climax on a sturdy foundation and fulfill the 2 criteria at the climax’s core. Plus, 3 tests your climax must pass to earn audiences’ enthusiastic seal of approval.
Quotations: Wisdom, Wit, and Movies
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 22,200. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Quotations
Here are 397 quotations, collected over 40 years, that express wisdom or wit about humanity and the human condition. Also included are quotes from or about movies, our era's premier art form. Spoken or written by our contemporaries or those from ages past, authors include Camus, Darrow, Milos Forman, Gleason, Buster Keaton, Dick Lane, McCartney, Santayana, Vin Scully, Neil Young, and many more.
Eels As Pets. Where to buy, species, aquarium, supplies, diet, care, tank setup, and more! A Complete Guide
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 20,560. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2014 by NRB Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Fishes
Eel species, where to buy, aquarium, supplies, diet, care, tank setup, and more!. The Must Have Guide for all Eel owners. This book provides detailed information about Eel including types of eels, creating an aquatic environment, health considerations, and more!
Kosci
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 24,970. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2014 by Bookpal Australia. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Maps
The second book in the Brumby Girl Series continues to follow the Ferraro family in Beverford near Swan Hill. The family take in a second wild brumby Kosci and an even wilder teenage girl, Stephanie – Jess’ worst enemy. The mother Annie gentles and trains Kosci as her 11 year old daughter Jessica develops her horse knowledge and skills with Half-Pint and Stephanie
Learn French With Stories: 7 Short Stories For Beginner and Intermediate Students
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 25,150. Language: French. Published: December 5, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » French
Perfect for beginner and intermediate level French. It's a painless way to improve your French vocabulary and your confidence at reading and listening.(including Free MP3). No dictionary necessary-Each story is broken down with French and English Glossary. Variety of situations: Travelling, Cooking, Shopping, Love, School, Relationship, Birthday and Cinema.
101 Amazing People That We Only Know About Because We Reddit
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 41,990. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Encyclopedias
Inspired by true stories discovered on reddit.com of incredible people that most of us don't know about. This book is a quirky and fascinating collection of people who have changed history, performed amazing feats - or just been incredibly lucky. A trivia-filled book to dip into and share with friends and family.
Publishing 101: A First-Time Author's Guide to Getting Published, Marketing and Promoting Your Book, and Building a Successful Career
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 83,620. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
PUBLISHING 101 is your comprehensive guide to getting published, while avoiding the common pitfalls of first-time authorship. You'll learn how to evaluate the commercial potential for your work; find and approach editors and agents; prepare query letters and book proposals; market and promote your work effectively; and determine if the self-publishing path is right for you.
Move to the Place of Your Dreams: A Relocation Handbook
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 60,740. Language: American English. Published: December 1, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Personal & Practical Guides
This comprehensive guide provides a low-stress, step-by-step process to help you find the best place for you, move yourself there, and adjust to a new environment. The book is packed with exercises and tools to help you organize your feelings, questions, preferences, and plans. Whatever your stage in life, this book empowers you to control your move and enjoy the benefits of relocation.
Writers Tricks of the Trade
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 53,050. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Packed with information to use immediately, Writers' Tricks of the Trade: 39 Things You Need to Know About the ABCs of Writing Fiction is a treasure of information on many things fiction writers need to know at all stages of their career.