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Notes from Writing the World
By Harvey Stanbrough
Price: $15.95 USD. Words: 23,930. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2011 by FrostProof 808. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
This compilation contains the full text of my shorter nonfiction works in a single book: Writing Narrative; Seven Writerly Sins; Creating Characters; Writing Dialect; Writing Great Beginnings; Writing Flash Fiction; and Self-Editing for Writers. You will not get Writing Realistic Dioalogue, Punctuation for Writers, and The Craft of Poetry. You must purchase those separately.
Creating Apps - The Guide for Ordinary People
By Jacqueline D. Anderson
Price: $10.99 USD. Words: 38,130. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals
Have you ever had that wonderful idea for an app and wished you could take it further? How can someone with no technical skills enter this exciting new market and create their first app? This book is a guide for non-programmers to learn how to create and publish their own mobile apps. Understanding the process is the key and this guide will cover that process from start to finish.
The Post-Apocalyptic Primer
By K. Scott Bradbury
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 28,710. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals
A how-to guide like no other, this wildly informative debut takes a speculative and darkly entertaining look at the intersection of science, history, and science fiction for the many ways the civilization of man might come crashing down and what one needs to survive those events and thrive in what comes after.
Write Ways to WIN WRITING CONTESTS: How to Join the Winners' Circle for Prose and Poetry Awards
By John Howard Reid
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 38,160. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
When reading the words "open theme" in a contest, what comes to mind? Anything goes? It's anything but. Reid's book imparts this type of advice along with what topics or themes to avoid and how to approach theme-based events. Entering 80 contests in 18 months, he achieved success 29 times. His words come across as a seasoned expert, as he fearlessly shares his fact-finding advice on how to win.
Sharpening the Pencil: Essays on Writing, Motivation and Enjoying Your Life
By Bryan Cohen
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 38,740. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
A collection of essays written by writing motivator Bryan Cohen that focus on improving all areas of a writer's life. By fixing one or multiple areas of your day-to-day living, Cohen shows that you can improve your writing life as well. There are 30 essays in total along with a collection of writing exercises and a bonus essay on how to be funny.
The Writer's Craft: My 13 Steps to Publishing
By DC Brownlow
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 22,460. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
So you want to Write a book? You want to fulfill your dream of Publishing your stories? Follow the steps in which I used to Write and Publish. If a dyslexic like me can do it, So can you!
Writing Realistic Dialogue & Flash Fiction
By Harvey Stanbrough
Price: $12.95 USD. Words: 39,060. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2011 by FrostProof 808. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
This book explores why and how authentic, realistic dialogue works to engage the emotions of the reader. In it, we discuss even the nuances and sounds of individual letters and words and the effect of those nuances on the reader, and explains why and how narrative is effective when used in conjunction with realistic dialogue.Includes a chapter on writing flash fiction.
Beloit College 2012
By Katie Kozak
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 25,000. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2011 by Niche.com. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » College Guides
This insider guide to Beloit College features more than 160 pages of in-depth information on everything from academics and nightlife to housing and the meal plan, including student reviews, rankings across 20 campus life topics, and insider tips from students on campus. Find out what it’s like to be a student at Beloit and see if Beloit is right for you.
Baylor University 2012
By Teni Odunsi
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 25,000. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2011 by Niche.com. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » College Guides
This insider guide to Baylor University features more than 160 pages of in-depth information on everything from academics and nightlife to housing and the meal plan, including student reviews, rankings across 20 campus life topics, and insider tips from students on campus. Find out what it’s like to be a student at Baylor and see if Baylor is right for you.
Bates College 2012
By Jessie Sawyer
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 25,000. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2011 by Niche.com. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » College Guides
This insider guide to Bates College features more than 160 pages of in-depth information on everything from academics and nightlife to housing and the meal plan, including student reviews, rankings across 20 campus life topics, and insider tips from students on campus. Find out what it’s like to be a student at Bates and see if Bates is right for you.
Bard College 2012
By Courtney Scott
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 25,000. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2011 by Niche.com. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » College Guides
This insider guide to Bard College features more than 160 pages of in-depth information on everything from academics and nightlife to housing and the meal plan, including student reviews, rankings across 20 campus life topics, and insider tips from students on campus. Find out what it’s like to be a student at Bard and see if Bard is right for you.
Austin College 2012
By Natalie Taylor
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 25,000. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2011 by Niche.com. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » College Guides
This insider guide to Austin College features more than 160 pages of in-depth information on everything from academics and nightlife to housing and the meal plan, including student reviews, rankings across 20 campus life topics, and insider tips from students on campus. Find out what it’s like to be a student at Austin College and see if AC is right for you.
Auburn University 2012
By Jordan Luke
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 25,000. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2011 by Niche.com. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » College Guides
This insider guide to Auburn University features more than 160 pages of in-depth information on everything from academics and nightlife to housing and the meal plan, including student reviews, rankings across 20 campus life topics, and insider tips from students on campus. Find out what it’s like to be a student at Auburn and see if AU is right for you.
Arizona State University 2012
By Kaitlin Hackenberg
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 25,000. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2011 by Niche.com. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » College Guides
This insider guide to Arizona State University features more than 160 pages of in-depth information on everything from academics and nightlife to housing and the meal plan, including student reviews, rankings across 20 campus life topics, and insider tips from students on campus. Find out what it’s like to be a student at Arizona State and see if ASU is right for you.
Amherst College 2012
By Lem McCormick
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 25,000. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2011 by Niche.com. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » College Guides
This insider guide to Amherst College features more than 160 pages of in-depth information on everything from academics and nightlife to housing and the meal plan, including student reviews, rankings across 20 campus life topics, and insider tips from students on campus. Find out what it’s like to be a student at Amherst and see if Amherst is right for you.
American University 2012
By Ian Hosking
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 25,000. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2011 by Niche.com. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » College Guides
This insider guide to American University features more than 160 pages of in-depth information on everything from academics and nightlife to housing and the meal plan, including student reviews, rankings across 20 campus life topics, and insider tips from students on campus. Find out what it’s like to be a student at American and see if AU is right for you.
Allegheny College 2012
By Katrina Tulloch
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 25,000. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2011 by Niche.com. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » College Guides
This insider guide to Allegheny College features more than 160 pages of in-depth information on everything from academics and nightlife to housing and the meal plan, including student reviews, rankings across 20 campus life topics, and insider tips from students on campus. Find out what it’s like to be a student at Allegheny and see if Allegheny is right for you.
Wake Forest University 2012
By Will Geiger
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 25,000. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2011 by Niche.com. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » College Guides
This insider guide to Wake Forest University features more than 160 pages of in-depth information on everything from academics and nightlife to housing and the meal plan, including student reviews, rankings across 20 campus life topics, and insider tips from students on campus. Find out what it’s like to be a student at Wake Forest and see if WFU is right for you.
Elmhurst College 2012
By colin ashwood
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 25,000. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2011 by Niche.com. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » College Guides
This insider guide to Elmhurst College features more than 160 pages of in-depth information on everything from academics and nightlife to housing and the meal plan, including student reviews, rankings across 20 campus life topics, and insider tips from students on campus. Find out what it’s like to be a student at Elmhurst and see if Elmhurst is right for you.
Wheaton College - Illinois 2012
By Debbie Knubley
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 25,000. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2011 by Niche.com. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » College Guides
This insider guide to Wheaton College - Illinois features more than 160 pages of in-depth information on everything from academics and nightlife to housing and the meal plan, including student reviews, rankings across 20 campus life topics, and insider tips from students on campus. Find out what it’s like to be a student at Wheaton IL and see if WC IL is right for you.