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Bang! Writing with Impact
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Price: $6.67 USD. Words: 20,610. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
BANG! Writing with Impact is THE guide for writing with impact. Don't waste your time on books that spend pages and pages on how people have used strategies, the reason why impact is important, the history of writing, or similar meaningless information. Bang! is for people who have work to do. This book tells you how to do exactly what you are trying to do: make your readers pay attention.
How to Swat the Killer Be's Out of Your Writing
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,400. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Great story, great plot, great characters, but…! Reliance on the "to be" verbs—the Killer Be's—results in passive writing. How to Swat the Killer Be's Out of Your Writing is a handy booklet designed to assist serious writers in turning their passive voice into active voice and allowing their writing to reach a new level.
The Rewritten Word: How to Sculpt Literary Art, No Matter the Genre
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 7,500. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
The only How-to-Write book that has nothing to do with writing. It's all about rewriting. Whittle away what buries the art of your words beneath pulp, no matter the topic, no matter the genre.
Editor's Notebook
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Price: Free! Words: 6,880. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
This is a guide to help writers edit their own works. It is often very difficult to find many of your own errors. This guide will provide a systematic approach that if followed diligently will get most of them, prepare for e-publishing and improve style as well. Editors are expensive for self publishers to use so I developed this guide to help me do my own editing. Version 062412
Understanding Essay Writing: A Guide To Writing Essays By Someone Who Grades Them
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,080. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Essays
A concise guide on how to write a good essay written by someone who has graded a heck of a lot of them. It contains essay writing strategies, helpful tips, and a step-by-step process guide. The second edition has a sample essay and extensive examples of pragraph structure and paraphrasing. Learn how to get the highest grade possible for your work and avoid the mistakes that so many students make.
Which Word Do I Use?
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Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 7,260. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
A guide to using the most commonly confused words correctly.
Your Writing Companion
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Price: Free! Words: 10,670. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals
Top writing strategies and expert instruction from each of Precise Edit's writing guides. One critical article from the Precise Edit Training Manual, eight days of powerful instruction from 300 Days of Better Writing, five top strategies from Bang! Writing with Impact, and two confusing word pairs from Which Word Do I Use?
Confessions and Secrets of the Avid Book Reviews Blogger: Book Bloggers Sell Books
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,510. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Publishing business
Book Bloggers Sell Books! Updated edition with new how-to info, tips and links to show how book bloggers help sell your books, how to find the right book blogger, what to ask, where to find cost-effective editing & graphic design. Book Bloggers have gained notoriety in the publishing industry and as professional readers have many qualities to offer an author.
eBook Magic: An Overall Approach to Writing and Selling E-books on Amazon, Barnes & Noble, iTunes and Everywhere Else
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,330. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
E-Book Magic uses humor, anecdotes and 'blunt talk' to spill the trade secrets that successful authors have been using to sell e-books on Amazon, Barnes & Noble, Smashwords and Apple's ibookstore. It also looks at success in a way never discussed before in a book of this type. This e-book will tell you things that authors will never, ever share with you and hold back for fear of competition.
Writer to Writer Reminders: Tickles, Tips and Tricks for Writers
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,600. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
We are Jaqueline (Jaki) Girdner and Lynne Murray, two authors who met in a writer’s critique group, and have gone on to become friends. We have had a combined total of twenty-four novels published—seventeen for Jaki and seven for Lynne. Our writing methods are so different that it’s a constant reminder of how many ways there are to get words down on paper and tell a story.