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How to Write a Novel Using the Snowflake Method
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,430. Language: American English. Published: July 17, 2014 by Randy Ingermanson. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
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Are you writing a novel, but having trouble getting your first draft written? Take a look at the wildly popular Snowflake Method—a battle-tested series of ten steps that jump-start your creativity and help you quickly map out your story. All around the world, novelists are using the Snowflake Method right now to ignite their imaginations and get their first drafts down on paper.
Fifty Ways to Practice Reading: Tips for ESL/EFL Students
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,410. Language: American English. Published: November 11, 2012 by Wayzgoose Press. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - English (insert language book was written in)
This book is made for students of English as a Second or Foreign Language. You will learn 50 ways to practice and improve reading skills. By applying these methods, you will read faster and better, and remember information longer. You do not need to be living in an English-speaking country or be currently taking an English class to use this book. Good for beginners through advanced levels.
Two Year Novel Course: Set 3 (World Building)
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Series: 2YN: The Two Year Novel Course, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 38,950. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2012 by A Conspiracy of Authors. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
This set of world building classes provides a few tricks for both physical and cultural world building and includes exercises, examples and many questions to answer about your own work. This set of classes will help science fiction and fantasy writers, however the cultural aspects and conflicts can also work well in modern and historical fiction.
Two Year Novel Course: Set 2 (Characters)
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Series: 2YN: The Two Year Novel Course, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,860. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2012 by A Conspiracy of Authors. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
The second set of the 2YN classes takes you through the work of creating characters who will best represent what you want in your story.
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.
Macbeth In Plain and Simple English (A Modern Translation and the Original Version)
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Series: Plain and Simple English, Book 6. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,970. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
Murder? Witchcraft? Ghost? It's all in Macbeth. But if you're like many people, you just don't get it! If you don't understand Shakespeare, then you are not alone. If you have struggled in the past reading Shakespeare, then BookCaps can help you out. This book is a modern translation of Macbeth. The original text is also presented in the book, along with a comparable version of the modern text.
How to Write a Book That Doesn't Suck and Will Actually Sell
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,650. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Want to learn how to write a book that kicks ass and will actually make you money? Think you've got a non-fiction book inside you but just not sure how to get it out? Well, look no further intrepid writer! In my new book, "How to Write a Book That Doesn't Suck and Will Actually Sell" I share with you the same strategies I used to write and publish over 25 non-fiction book in a variety of markets.
Story Sensei Synopsis Worksheet
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,780. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
Synopsis writing can be easy! This worksheet was made to walk you through the process of writing a novel synopsis, including several methods so that you can discover which will resonate with your writing style. If there’s something “off” with your novel, this worksheet will also help you take a step away from the details of your story so that you can doctor your book.
Creative Writing:Character Archetypes of theSeven Deadly Sins
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,710. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
This EBook is a handy creative writing guide including: *A brief history of the seven deadly sins. *A short explanation of character archetypes and how to use them. *A set of useable archetypes to inspire the creation of new characters.
100 Free Things to do in ----Portland, Oregon--- While Avoiding Bums and Hipsters
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,530. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Complimentary. On the house. Gratis. Free of charge. The following book contains a less than comprehensive list of what Portland has to offer at no cost, just short of pulling up a park bench and making it your home. The list also avoids the spots that are overrun with people that are simply there for the sake of being seen at that place.
I Suck at Writing: How to Transform Insecurity into Confidence
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,940. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
As a writer, insecurity and confidence are each a daily choice. How are you choosing?
The Handy Little Book for Writers Series. Book 9. On Publishing.
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,470. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
This Little Book aims simply to be a guide to new writers on the subject of publishing. Today, publishing is a rapidly changing market. Each different form is discussed and the difference in the requirements of each is addressed. There are valuable lists of publishers in the various categories. There is also invaluable information about the use of agents and editors and how to find them.
Two Year Novel Course: Set 8 (Final Edits/Submission and Publication)
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Series: 2YN: The Two Year Novel Course, Book 8. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 49,890. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2013 by A Conspiracy of Authors. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
This is the final book of the Two Year Novel Course covering weeks 78 through 104. The final sections cover both traditional and indie material when it comes to publication.
La Dieta che Uccide - Easy Italian Reader
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Series: Easy Italian Reader, Book 5. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,700. Language: Italian. Published: July 16, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Italian
Easy Reader for learners of Italian - Beginner Level. La storia che state per leggere é scritta con un vocabolario ridotto per facilitare la lettura agli studenti d'Italiano con una conoscenza media della lingua. E' comunque interessante e non del tutto noiosa per lettori a qualsiasi livello.
150 Prompts For Fantasy Writers
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,130. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
150 Prompts For Fantasy Writers is filled with brainstorming suggestions, story starters, and writing prompts specifically written for those who love writing fantasy stories. Also included are several helpful articles such as inspiration for alien worlds, measurements and time, the parts of any army and more.
Written Wisdom: Quotation-Inspired Essays (A Best of SlingWords Collection)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 23,280. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Quotations
Do you love a good quotation? Wise or witty words uttered by famous people? When writers use an insightful quotation in a blog post or article, it's like "kicking it up another notch." Written Wisdom, compiled from the best of the quotation-inspired essays, 2005-2010, on SlingWords, a blog by best-selling ebook author Joan Reeves, offers encouragement, wisdom and wit.
Two Year Novel Course: Set 1 (Basics)
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Series: 2YN: The Two Year Novel Course, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,670. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2011 by A Conspiracy of Authors. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Start your novel off right with this set of five classes to help expand on your initial idea and begin creating story goals.
Hamlet In Plain and Simple English (A Modern Translation and the Original Version)
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Series: Plain and Simple English, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 49,390. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
Hamlet is arguably one of the greatest plays ever written; it has been staged countless times, adapted into movies, and inspired thousands of artist--but let's face it..if you don't understand it, then you are not alone. If you have struggled in the past reading Shakespeare, then BookCaps can help you out. This book is a modern translation of Hamlet. The original text is also presented in the bo
Two Year Novel Course: Set 7 (Second Draft)
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Series: 2YN: The Two Year Novel Course, Book 7. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 23,740. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2013 by A Conspiracy of Authors. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Book 7 of the 2YN series moves from the art of writing to the crafting of edits. This book takes on some of the major problems, including when the book is too short.
Much Ado About Nothing In Plain and Simple English (A Modern Translation and the Original Version)
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Series: Plain and Simple English, Book 9. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 87,010. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
There really is something about this play about nothing--it's funny! Really funny! It's one of Shakespeare's greatest comedies, in fact. But wait...why aren't you laughing? Let's face it..if you don't understand Shakespeare, then you are not alone. If you have struggled in the past reading Shakespeare, then BookCaps can help you out. This book is a modern translation of Much Ado About Nothing