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1001 Romance Story Starters
By Annette Elton
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 36,090. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
"1001 Romance Story Starters" covers myriad genres, from erotic romance to inspirational and everything in between. Designed to help kick start your imagination – the starters include dialogue starters, scenes, open ended scenarios, and even story endings. You can change ANYTHING about the story starter. Take the idea and bend it to your will – you’re the boss.
Job Interview Practice Questions
By Toby Welch
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,820. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Careers
Job interviews can be scarier than jumping out of an airplane without a parachute. One of the worst parts is being asked a question and having no clue how to respond. This book contains 400 questions so you’ll be more than prepared for whatever an interviewer throws at you.
Ancient Earth Mysteries
By J.C. Vintner
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,110. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » New Age » Aliens and UFOs
Beginner's Guide to Ancient Earth Mysteries: Is humanity the first creation of intelligent beings? Do similar human-type species exist throughout the cosmos? If so, have those species mastered technologies only to self-destruct in an unfortunate series of events? The Universe is unbelievably enormous, this is undisputed. It's extremely selfish to think we are the only existing intelligent life.
After the Fire is Out
By Austin Fire Department
Price: Free! Words: 2,710. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals
A fire is a traumatic and often terrifying experience. Although we have done our best to protect your belongings and extinguish the fire in a manner that tries to reduce damage, we understand that recovering from this ordeal will take some time. The Austin Fire Department has compiled this booklet to help you get your life back to normal more quickly.
Step by Step Instructions to Make a Ragdoll
By Mabel Van Niekerk
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,370. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals
If you enjoy arts and crafts and have never tried your hand at making ragdolls, then follow these easy instructions and see how quick and easy it is to make Macey for someone you love. The challenge is to put your own stamp on the doll and make it unique.
Two Year Novel Course: Set 4 (Outlines)
By Lazette Gifford
Series: 2YN: The Two Year Novel Course, Book 4. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 24,970. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2012 by A Conspiracy of Authors. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
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The creation of an outline is far more about content and intent than about shape. Learn the various ways to approach outlines and what type might work for you.
First Sentences
By Don Denio
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 47,070. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
Snowflakes - no two are the same. First sentences are like snowflakes. Read over 1,000 first sentences of novels from Dickens to Clancy. Each has been placed in one category or several, such as Time or Location. Whether an author who wants to see how other novels have started with their first sentence or you are an avid reader who wants a taste of a thousand novels at one sitting - enjoy!
Seconds To Disaster. Europe Edition
By Glenn Meade
Price: $12.99 USD. Words: 29,260. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Aviation / Commercial
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What's really going on in today's airline industry and why passengers and crew should know.
Stepwise: eBook and Print-on-Demand Formatting Using Word 2010
By Arshad Ahsanuddin
Price: Free! Words: 3,000. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
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A simplified approach to formatting for indie authors, suitable for generating Kindle, EPUB, and Smashwords ebook editions, as well as CreateSpace print editions.
Nail Your Novel: Why Writers Abandon Books And How You Can Draft, Fix and Finish With Confidence
By Roz Morris
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 35,560. Language: British English. Published: July 15, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
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Most writing books make you wade through lengthy screeds about character, plot, theme and whatever. That’s all necessary but how do you make this into a novel? And what if you need to unravel your structure, strip out back story, sort out how many Tuesdays are in a week? How do you see the needles in the haystacks? This book holds your hand. Read a bit, do as it says... until 'The End'
Dictionary of Superstitions
By David Pickering
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 185,710. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Dictionaries
A comprehensive and up-to-date guide to the superstitions, old and new, of the English-speaking world, complete with their origins, meanings and variant forms. A first-class source book for the historian, folklorist and casual reader alike, it also offers antidotes to some of the most feared taboos. Would you know what to do if you broke a mirror?
How to Be Quoted (Almost) Everywhere (Almost) All the Time
By Gordon Burgett
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,850. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Quotations
Do you want to see your name and idea, statement, or quotation in the key books that you and your peers (or family or friends) read? You can sit back and wait for that to happen--or you can make it happen! Fame or celebrity not needed. Gordon's 16-page report talks about the latter: what quotes are, where you find the best
Become A Research Expert & Scope Out The Competition For Your Book
By Shawn Fields
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 11,270. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
Research is not boring anymore! Learn from this great guide on how to conduct research in general, with a special focus on teaching writers who need to research topics and the potential market for books that they want to publish. Written by a librarian and research expert. The guide is easy to read and includes many illustrations.
The Abu Dhabi Jobs Guide - Practical Steps to Securing a Job in Abu Dhabi
By Green Initiatives
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 12,750. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Careers
Tired of looking for a job in Abu Dhabi, Dubai & UAE? Easily secure Abu Dhabi jobs with this guide. Capitalize on the income tax free jobs in Abu Dhabi. Work in Abu Dhabi to build a brighter and more secure future for your family.
Getting Prepared
By J.A. Brown
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,950. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Personal & Practical Guides
Getting Prepared is a guide to help you get organized in a natural disaster or emergency situation.
How To Write An eBook For Fun and Profit
By Dwight Budden
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,980. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
You can create your eBook and get it published and available for resale at little to no cost to you. In fact, the little you spend on this eBook guide may be the only expense you face in this whole process. This guide is a practical look at some of the most important things that you need to know to get your eBook out of your head and available for download.
Listening: the Art of Speech Evaluation
By Val Adolph
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,770. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Personal & Practical Guides
This book is for Toastmasters who are asked to evaluate the speeches of others. In readable style and in short chapters it begins by looking at the principles underlying helpful and supportive speech evaluations. Written by a Distinguished Toastmaster, much of the book offers suggestions to help evaluators through some of the trickier evaluations as well as evaluation contests.
Writing Scary Scenes
By Rayne Hall
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,030. Language: British English. Published: July 7, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
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Are your frightening scenes scary enough? Learn practical tricks to turn up the suspense. Make your readers' hearts hammer with suspense, their breaths quicken with excitement, and their skins tingle with goosebumps of delicious fright. This book is for advanced-level and professional authors. It is not recommended for beginners.
Introduction to Korean Chess
By Chris McDade
Price: Free! Words: 6,620. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals
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This is a brief introduction to the ancient game of Korean chess. While it is primarily oriented toward the player of Western chess, it should be readily accessible to anyone wishing to peruse this fascinating game. This is a truncated version of the full book.
The 33 Worst Mistakes Writers Make About Mother Nature
By Katharina Gerlach
Series: 33 Worst Mistakes for Writers, Book 5. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,920. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2012 by A Conspiracy of Authors. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
This book is not just about mistakes writers make but about things they tend to neglect. However it will not tell you "How To" create a world. That is still up to you but the most important point is to create an abundance of living beings and all they need to survive in a believable way.