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After the Fire is Out
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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
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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)
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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.
The 30 Day Novel Trilogy: Plot, First Pages, Backstory
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Price: $7.50 USD. Words: 21,100. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Novels not selling? It's probably not your fault. Most of what you've been taught about writing a novel is wrong. Get all three best-selling 30 Day Novel books in one! These practical examples dissected for you to use, checklists and explanations on the three most critical skill sets you need will help you write novels that sell.
First Sentences
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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.
Introduction to Korean Chess
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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
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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.
The 33 Worst Mistakes Writers Make About San Francisco
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Series: 33 Worst Mistakes for Writers, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,240. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2012 by A Conspiracy of Authors. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
San Francisco is beautiful, some parts of it can be unexpectedly dangerous, and the atmosphere has always been electric with new ideas. Those of us who love the city often have a fierce appetite for information about it and we love to read books set here. The pleasure turns to exasperation when a book or movie set in San Francisco gets the basic details wrong.
Legitimate Work at Home Jobs & How to Find Them
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,620. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Careers
This book includes over 100 companies that are looking for people to work from home. No Scams!, NO upfront Money!, No stuffing envelopes!, and NO stupid Pyramid Sceems! These are real work at home jobs!
The Scribe - Summer 2012
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Price: Free! Words: 5,680. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Literary publication for writers, by writers