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Authors for Goodreads by Tobias Gavran
Price: Free! Words: 5,900. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Reference » Personal & Practical Guides(3.00 from 4 reviews)
There once was a terrible booklet about the perils of Goodreads... There's now a terrible booklet about that booklet.
11 Tips For New Writers by Ruth Ann Nordin
Price: Free! Words: 10,610. Language: American English. Published: January 20, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
The goal of writing fiction should be to tell a story so compelling the reader has a hard time putting the book down. Over the course of eight years and forty-six romances, Ruth Ann Nordin has picked up some practical tips for improving the storytelling craft. Topics included in this short book are genre, character, setting, backstory, point of view, and encouragement.
German Wisdom: by Diana Kindle
Price: Free! Words: 23,190. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2015 by Westhoff Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire, Nonfiction » Reference » Quotations
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 vs. Goodreads by Zoe Desh
Price: Free! Words: 12,100. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Reference » Personal & Practical Guides(3.57 from 7 reviews)
Independent authors (Indies) considering joining Goodreads should think carefully about their reasons for joining. If you go ahead, you should share as little information as possible with them. Much of that information becomes property of Goodreads to be mined by their owner, Amazon and you lose control of it. I invite you to read my free Cautionary Tale. Hopefully it will save you some grief.
No, I Won't Buy Your eBook by Scott Dwight
Price: Free! Words: 2,060. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2014 by aLife Beyond Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books(2.33 from 3 reviews)
Why won't readers buy your book? Because it stinks, that's why.
Emotion Amplifiers by Angela Ackerman & Becca Puglisi
Price: Free! Words: 15,740. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Reference » Thesauri(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Emotion Amplifiers, a companion to The Emotion Thesaurus, explores 15 common states that galvanize emotion. States like exhaustion, boredom, and pain can push characters to the limit, compromising their decision-making abilities and decreasing the likelihood of them reaching their goals. Emotion Amplifiers is a tool for any writer wishing to amp up the volatility & vulnerability in their stories.
As You Go Along by Remi Banjo
Price: Free! Words: 6,150. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Devotional, Nonfiction » Reference » Personal & Practical Guides
Everyone needs encouragement at some point or the other. This little booklet has been created to do just that; encourage, uplift and inspire minds all over to embrace the will of God and live in the perfect peace that He has already provide
Bookangel.co.uk Book Reviews - October 2014 by bookangel.co.uk
Series: BookAngel.co.uk Book reviews. Price: Free! Words: 8,790. Language: British English. Published: November 2, 2014 by Ragged Angel Ltd. Categories: Essay » Literature, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
In October 2014, Bookangel.co.uk published reviews of 27 ebooks available free from Amazon.co.uk. These reviews are available free to receive in our weekly email newsletter, or can be found by searching the site. This ezine brings all the reviews from a month together in a format that can be read on an e-reader. All reviews are simply the reviewers' opinions.
Just For TEENS: Abuse, Violence, Depression, Drugs, Death & How To Understand Your Parents by Jaime Buckley
Price: Free! Words: 10,850. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2014 by On The Fly Publications. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Life stages / adolescence, Nonfiction » Reference » Personal & Practical Guides
Meet Jaime Buckley. Husband, father of 12 and grandfather…cartoonist, fantasy writer, game maker and champion of youth. He IS a kid in all but age…and now he wants to share why his life’s mission is to help you to a better place.
Piracy and Plagiarism: How Does It Work and How to Stop It by PiracyTrace
Price: Free! Words: 4,020. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2014 by BookCaps. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals
Digital piracy and plagiarism is on the rise. What can be done? This book looks at some of the ways people steal content and what content providers are doing to stop it. If you are concerned with plagiarism or piracy, then this short book is for you.
How To Build Good Writing Habits by Zak Khan
Price: Free! Words: 7,960. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / Success
Build a set of valuable habits that can make you into a fantastic writer. From developing a strong understanding of what it takes to acquire the mindset of a winner, establishing why and how to practice habits, building the right kind of habits to a long list of daily habits that could kick start your writing career - this book covers it all.
Acronyms and Abbreviations That You Should Know for Competitive Exams by plceducators
Price: Free! Words: 6,760. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Directories
More than 1500 Acronyms and Abbreviations that are important and can be asked in any Government and Private sector recruitment exam, Scholarship Exam, Entrance Exam.
Documentation by Claude Trudel
Price: Free! Words: 31,660. Language: French. Published: October 1, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Directories
Ce recueil regroupe une sélection de comptes rendus sur des ouvrages d’information et de documentation diffusés sur le blogue Trouvailles. Les publications commentées ont trait aux domaines suivants: informatique, bibliographies, bibliothéconomie, encyclopédies générales, publications en série, muséologie, journalisme, manuscrits et livres rares; linguistique, dictionnaires et grammaires.
The Millennium Book--Module 1: Personal Challenges in the twenty-first century by Ned Johnson
Price: Free! Words: 32,930. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Abuse, Nonfiction » Reference » Almanac
This is the first in a series called collectively The Millennium Book. It contains the Introduction, the full text of the first of ten modules, and contains ten chapters on subjects related to the Personal Challenges we will all face in the new century. Next, there are summaries of the remaiing chapters in the other modules. After reading this material, you should feel better about the new era.
400 Travel Tips by Derwin Kitch
Price: Free! Words: 13,170. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference, Nonfiction » Reference » Personal & Practical Guides
400+ proven and practical travel tips. From the planning to being on the road to returning home, these tips are sure to help you to pack properly, save money, travel safer, and make your trip more enjoyable.
Book Production Guide by Anna Faktorovich
Price: Free! Words: 23,580. Language: American English. Published: September 24, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
Explains all of the steps involved in creating a book for today's publishing industry, including design, marketing, formatting and editing.
The Quick and Dirty Guide to Freelance Writing by sgcarney
Price: Free! Words: 21,530. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
The Quick and Dirty Guide to Freelance Writing offers a fresh perspective on the old dream of what it means to write for a living. Author and journalist Scott Carney shows how writers don’t need to constantly teeter on the brink of bankruptcy if they want to pursue their art.
Inspirations Behind Bestsellers: The Fault in Our Stars, The Graveyard Book, Sarah's Key - Behind the Story (Backstage Pass to Novels) by Behind the Story
Price: Free! Words: 4,360. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
Ever wondered what inspires authors to write bestsellers? Inside this edition of "Behind the Story", you will gain insight into the inspirations behind bestsellers The Fault in Our Stars by John Green, The Graveyard Book by Neil Gaiman, and Sarah's Key by Tatiana De Rosnay for an unforgettable experience of the book you'll love.