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Literature Companion: Like Water for Chocolate
Series: A Quick Guide, Book 78 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 257. Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 10,870. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Hispanic & Latino
The story of the novel revolves around a young girl named Tita. Pedro is her lover, but she continues to long her entire life to marry him. Unfortunately, they are never married because Tita’s mother upholds the family tradition of the youngest daughter not marrying but taking care of her mother until the mother passes away.
Poetry Techniques for the Fictionist
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 9,370. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2014 by FrostProof808. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Reference » Grammar and punctuation
How writers of fiction, memoir and creative nonfiction can apply the techniques of poetry to make their prose stand out.
A Busy Girl's Guide to Natural Curls
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,970. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Consumer guides
A Busy Girl's Guide to Natural Hair is a short and straight forward handbook on how to enjoy your natural hair without letting it take over your life. This book outlines wash day details, daily maintenance, and super simple hairstyles that don't take hairstylist skills. Before getting bogged down in natural hair information overload, this is the place to start.
Literature Help: The Handmaid's Tale
Series: A Quick Guide, Book 76 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 256. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,740. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
The story is set in the near future. The place was formerly the United States of America, but now it is called the Republic of Gilead. It happens to be a theocratic military dictatorship. The Republic lies within the borders of what was formerly the US. As the book opens, an organized terrorist attack takes place. The Islamic extremist terrorists are blamed for the attack.
The Bleak House Companion (Includes Study Guide, Historical Context, Biography and Character Index)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 83,910. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
Charles Dickens’ "Bleak House" is a true classic that people have appreciated for over a hundred years. The fact that it is a classic doesn’t mean every reader will breeze through it with no problem at all. If you need just a little more help with Dickens’ classic, then let BookCaps help with this simplified study guide! This book contains a comprehension study of Dickens’ classic work (includin
Literature Help: In the Time of the Butterflies
Series: A Quick Guide, Book 75 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 255. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,450. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Hispanic & Latino
The main story is about the lives of the Mirabal sister, but along with their stories a fictionalized account of the revolutionary activity is also present in the book. Besides the Mirabal sisters, the story also tells about their families and compatriots in the Dominican Republic during the Trujillo regime.
Literature Companion: The House of the Spirits
Series: A Quick Guide, Book 74 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 254. Price: $2.25 USD. Words: 11,490. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
There is an interesting story behind the conception of the novel. It is said that Isabel Allende got the news that her one hundred year-old grandfather was dying. She started writing a letter to her grandfather. This very letter, eventually, became manuscript of “The House of the Spirits.”
MJ Magazine July — Created By Authors for Authors
Series: MJ Magazine, Volume 1, Issue 4. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 57,270. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
The fourth issue of MJ Magazine includes Book of the Month Madiba: A-Z: The Many Faces of Nelson Mandela; Featured Authors Clint Morey and Allan Topol; Christian Fiction reviewed by Lee Harmon; Fran’s Top 5 New Authors: Mark Murphy; and recommended reading by Marybeth Zeman, Steve Berry and Daniel Palmer; and Featured Teen Columnist Jake Swerdloff. New Section — Writer’s Workshop.
The Nonfiction Book Proposal Demystified: An Easy-Schmeasy Guide to Writing a Business Plan for Your Book
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,170. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2014 by Short Fuse Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Agents and publishers rely on your book proposal to determine if your nonfiction idea will sell. This easy-schmeasy guide covers each part, helping you write yours quickly and effectively. Also includes tips on writing a query letter and getting your proposal to stand out above the rest. Written by a bestselling author and nonfiction expert with numerous agent and acquisitions editor contacts.
Interrogate Webdesigners
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,200. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2014 by Spangaloo Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Programming, Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals
Everything you need to know before you hire a webdesigner. Complete with questions to ask and information on all aspects of web design including SEO
Million Dollar Book Signings
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 8,250. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2014 by WordFire Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
Million Dollar Book Signings will tell you everything you need to know to make your signings a success. This insightful book includes: - Ideas for Alternative Venues - Effective Publicity Strategies - Optimal Dates and Seasons for Signings - A Check List of Items to Bring and Tasks to Complete . . .and more.
Literature Help: Flight
Series: A Quick Guide, Book 73 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 253. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,150. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
“Flight” is written from the perspective of a first person. It has conversational tone. The inclusion of humor and abrupt confrontation makes the story more interesting and meaningful. Taking its momentum from the historical events, the story moves from present to past and then back to present, exploring the relations between Native Americans and European Americans.
Literature Companion: Purple Hibiscus
Series: A Quick Guide, Book 72 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 252. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,980. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » African American fiction » Contemporary woman
The novel explores the corruption and religious fundamentalism that gripped the author’s native country. The story is told from the point of view of a child. Through the lives of several characters, the author describes the wave of bloody coups and corrupt military rule that is the part of the Nigerian politics.
“Greatest Motivational and Inspirational Quotes on Life, Love and Happiness"
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,940. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Quotations, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / Success
Words are very powerful and specifically words of inspiration can literally change a person’s life. I myself have used the help of motivational quotes many times in my life when I could not see the light at the end of the tunnel, when I needed to hear some words of wisdom or simply when I needed to strengthen my spirit so I could carry on with my life goals and keep myself motivated and on course.
Simple English Fluency System - How To Be Fluent In English Even If You Think It's Impossible!
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 8,000. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2014 by Sanbrook Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language, Nonfiction » Reference » Foreign language study
Do you struggle with your English fluency? Are you frustrated because your English is not at the level you want it to be? "Simple English Fluency System" goes through step by step how to transform your English from whatever level you currently have to being able to express yourself without hesitation in any situation.
Immersion heater replacement guide
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,340. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals
PLUMBHOW Show you step by step how you can replace an immersion heater on a vented copper hot water cylinder. This guide shows you using a side entry heater but the process is the same for top entry. Note this is not for a stainless steel unvented unit.
Ready Reference Treatise: Little Women
Series: Ready Reference Treatises, Book 110 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 251. Price: $2.25 USD. Words: 11,500. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Classics
“Little Women” was particularly written for female readers; however, it became equally popular with male readers. True love, work, and domesticity are the three noticeable themes of the novel. These three themes are interdependent.
The Maine Reason
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 22,390. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Personal & Practical Guides
The beauty, people, lifestyle and hardships of Maine from a native's perspective. Breathtaking photos and real life accounts of what it's like to grow up and live in Maine with insider tips on how to make the most of your visit. Those who purchase this book can request gorgeous full resolution photos via email for printing, framing and desktop backgrounds.
Writers' Handbook 2015
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 187,070. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2014 by JP&A Dyson. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books, Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
The 2015 edition of firstwriter.com’s bestselling directory for writers provides details of over 1,200 literary agents, book publishers, and magazines, including revised and updated listings from the 2014 edition, and over 380 brand new entries.
Cognates: Similarities In English And Spanish Words
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 18,180. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Words lists, Nonfiction » Reference » Foreign language study
A short and enjoyable study of 120 English words and their pair companions in the Spanish language. These pairs are called cognates. The vocabulary level corresponds to graduate studies. Cognate awareness is a great language bridge for both Spanish and English speakers.