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Produce, Publish, Publicize
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 35,840. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Are you getting ready to publish a book? Have you published a book before but weren't really satisfied with the experience and want to find a new publisher? Are you confused by all the options available to you as a writer? Maybe you want to make a million dollars or sell a couple copies. Whatever you motivation for venturing into the literary world, let Sabrina Sumsion be your guide.
Ink Stains
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,310. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Nine authors with more than 25 published books between them offer countless insights to help your writing leave a mark. These candid author interviews speak to overcoming self doubt, triumphing over writer's block, mastering the editing process, and more. With Kelly O'Connor McNees, Jim Ottaviani, Rachael Herron, Rhonda Stapleton, Sarah Quigley, Josh Berk, Helen Ellis, Eileen Cook, L. Zielin.
The Editor is Never Wrong, Mostly: Well, hardly ever
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,170. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Writing
How to respond when you disagree with your editor.
The Meta Corps - Dream of the Youth
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Price: Free! Words: 51,730. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
There is a deadly cloud swirling in San Fransisco and only the newest meta heroine in a sixty year legacy, Lora Summers the Pink Lemon is able to stop it. Joined with her partners, Frost and the Crimson Cherry, Lora must keep the cloud from sucking up San Fransisco as the shockingly liquid villain, the Electric Beaulieu stands in their way of calming the clouds young telekinetic creator.
Self-Editing for Writers
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 3,500. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2011 by FrostProof 808. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Avoid the most common errors this editor has seen over 15 years of freelance editing. This is a compilation of notes on punctuation, grammar, sentence structure, usage, etc. that cover the most common errors I've seen in over 15 years of editing. This, combined with The Seven Writerly Sins, would comprise what not to do if you want to be a successful writer.
Self-Publishing in a Nutshell
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,660. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Self-Publishing in a Nutshell is a step-by-step instruction manual for self-publishing your own book. Topics include drafting and editing the book, interior and cover design and determining the best sales distribution points. The guide includes a detailed chapter on marketing and promotion. Intended for new authors or writers with limited experience in publishing or marketing a book.
Self-Editing: Two Half Brains Make a Whole Writer
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,070. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2011 by Seven Rivers Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Self-Editing: Bringing Out Your Best (Two Half Brains Make a Whole Writer) -- practical professional advice from Deborah J. Lightfoot, published author and gainfully employed editor. Drawn from the author's 25 years of experience in newspaper, magazine, and book writing and editing, this book offers nuts-and-bolts advice on fixing common errors: eliminating wordiness, using the active voice, etc.
PR Basics in a Connected World
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,090. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
This book is for you if one of these scenarios fits: (1) you just inherited the PR function on top of your other responsibilities; (2) you are headed back into the PR job market after several years; (3) you want to acquire some PR savvy for a prospective new job; (4) you have a communications degree, but have never worked in PR; or (5) you are new to PR and want a few tips from a veteran.
The Writer's Guide to Getting Organized: Take Control of Your Creative Life 10 Minutes at a Time
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 33,840. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Writers are different. We don't always think in straight lines. We take leaps of logic, and we think metaphorically. Don't shoehorn your creative process into a system of organization designed for left-brain activities! This ebook will show you how to get organized while nurturing your unique writing process. (Originally published as The Kaizen Plan for Organized Authors.)
Working With a Freelance Editor: Tips & Tactics for Success
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Price: Free! Words: 4,160. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Professional editing can make your writing succeed. Learn how to determine your need for an editor, how to find and assess the right one, and how to get the most from the relationship. Learn about the different types of editing, payment, and contracts. The author is a professional published writer, editor, and publishing consultant who has helped many authors get published.