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101 Writing Prompts for 1st and 2nd Person Stories
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,900. Language: American English. Published: February 24, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Arts
101 writing prompts to help writers create 1st and 2nd person stories.
10 Top Writing Tips: Ideas and Inspiration
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,920. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
This book is full of writing tips on everything from story starters, to harnessing your inspiration and curing writer's block. It will spark your imagination and give you plenty to write about.
Smashwords Formatting Smashed: A Short, Easy, Step-by-Step Tutorial Instruction Guide (That Won’t Leave You With A Headache!)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,310. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
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This step-by-step guide will efficiently instruct you through the basics of formatting your Microsoft Word document for Smashwords. Everything you need to know about the basics of successfully formatting manuscript is laid out in this easy-to-follow, straightforward tutorial. Follow these instructions exactly, and prepare your e-book quickly and easily today!
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.
The Essential Stealth Camper Van Guide
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Series: Travel, Book 12. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,240. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2011 by Altiora Publications. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference
The basics of living the stealth camper life; what kind of vehicle to use, how to set it up and how to go about finding a place to sleep where you will be safe and undisturbed. Can't afford to pay rent, or simply enjoy the freedom of the road? This is a primer guide for people who want to know how to live comfortably, safely and economically in their van in a typical urban environment.
How To Start Out or Over on a Shoestring
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,060. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Personal & Practical Guides
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Everything you ever wanted to know about starting out (or over) on a shoestring. This book covers everything from clothing and personal items to furniture, appliances and transportation with everything in-between.
Writing Great Sex Bundle
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Series: Writing Romance, Book 3. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 29,040. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Two great books for one low price! Everything a beginning romance writer needs in one convenient anthology. Includes Writing Sex When You Don't Feel Sexy and Marketing 101 for Writers. Includes: Writing Sex When You Don't Feel Sexy Marketing 101 for Writers
Reading, Writing & No Arithmetic (Volume 2)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,340. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
Kelli Jae Baeli, Indie Author and Publisher with Indie Literati Press and Lesbian Literati Press, and author of 40 books, numerous articles, stories and essays, shares some thoughts about the writing craft and the writer's life, which necessarily also includes lots of reading. Followed by thoughtful examinations, splenetic ruminations and often humorous outbursts of weirdness.
Getting Published in the 21st Century: Advice from a Literary Agent
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 37,530. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
From Literary Agent Carly Watters comes Getting Published in the 21st Century, an ebook of Writer’s Digest award-winning blog content and new material primed to help writers get published.
The Writer's Secret: MasterMind Your Way to Publishing Success
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,630. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
What is it that successfully published writers know that everyone else should now too? That the best way to get ahead is to get ahead with your friends rather than trying to do it on your own. Jennifer Basye Sander, a NYT bestselling author, and JT Long, a successful magazine writer, share their advice and philosophy in this short but powerful book.
Write it Right - Tips for Authors, Volume I, 2nd Edition
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 46,100. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
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Write it Right - Tips for Authors, Vol. I, 2nd Edition, written and compiled by an award-winning novelist, is a major source of information for breathing life into your prose. Learn how to polish your work with a collection of extraordinary tips and examples for making your writing the best that it can be.
The ABC’s of Making Fiction Funny: Building Blocks for Adding Humor to Your Writing
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 34,010. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Learn how to formulate the funny, make your stories more fun, your characters more endearing, and your writing more marketable for potential editors and agents. Learn the techniques for charming your readers and keeping them entertained enough to fall in love with your stories and keep coming back for more!
Notes from Writing the World
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Price: $12.99 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.
Business Planning for Editorial Freelancers: A Guide for New Starters
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 28,390. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Careers
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Published in association with The Publishing Training Centre, this practical guide takes new freelance proofreaders and copyeditors through the basics of planning their business. Chapters focus on the different aspects of editorial freelancing, training, client focus, getting experience, financial assessment, promotion, networking, tools for the job and real-world case studies.
Easily Memorize the World Map - Asia
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 2,740. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Maps
Remember all the countries of Asia. Easy Mnemonic-based memory system. Know where the countries are. Exactly. Also learn an easy way to draw the Map from memory. A few simple lines. And the map of Asia is ready. Draw the world map on the back of an envelope. Anytime. Impress your friends with this immensely rare talent. Follow International stories. Become a Global citizen.
3 Simple Words
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,350. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Prompt-Like Phrases to Get You Writing. “3 Simple Words” is an ebook for writers. This ebook is made up of simple 3-word prompt-like phrases designed to get you writing. This is not to be confused with those “3 little words” that are so easy to say about beer, pretzels, pizza, Megan Fox and Justin Bieber, but not always about our significant other(s).
The Self-Publishing Manual, Volume 2
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Price: $7.97 USD. Words: 27,180. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
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Book publishing is changing: this book describes how to take advantage of those changes. This Volume II is the sequel to The Self-Publishing Manual (Volume I), the most successful book ever written on the subject. This manual describes how to use new techniques to write your book even faster, use new technology to publish it for less, and how to use social media for promotion.
The Color Purple: Teacher Lesson Plans and Study Guide
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Series: Lesson Plans, Book 12. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 16,470. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
Following Common Core Standards, this lesson plan for Alice Walker’s, "The Color Purple" is the perfect solution for teachers trying to get ideas for getting students excited about a book. BookCaps lesson plans cover five days worth of material. It includes a suggested reading schedule, discussion questions, essay topics, homework assignments, and suggested web resources.
Three Translations in English of Rabindranath Tagore’s Three Short Stories: A Comparative Study
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,360. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Research
Rabinddranath Tagore’s Short Stories, Kshudito Pashan, Kabuliwala and Jibito O.Mrito, have been translated thrice in a span of around one hundred years from the original Bengali into English. Various authors have translated each of the stories in the pre-independence and post-independence era. Some of the translations remarkably vary from the original Bengali. This is a comparative study of it.
How to Really Self-Publish Erotica: The Truth About Kinks, Covers, Advertising and More!
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Series: Dalia Daudelin's Erotica, Book 72 ยท Non-Fiction, Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 24,880. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
How often have you heard, "Nobody makes money from self-publishing"? It's coming from the mouths of authors, agents, publishers and editors out of ignorance... or malice. If you're looking to jump-start your career in writing, though, self-publishing can be an absolute Godsend if you're just an average person. The problem is, the information you need is scattered all over the internet.