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Blurbing It Out
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Price: Free! Words: 2,380. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Many independent writers need help, though not with their storytelling. Far too many indie writers are inept promoters. The fault reveals itself glaringly in their blurbs and Long Descriptions. A promotional blurb is the writer's job interview. He has to make it sing sweetly to the potential reader. This little tome notes the most conspicuous problems, and provides an offer of assistance.
The Not So Common Sense Guide for Authors
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 20,420. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2012 by Passionate Writer Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
In The Not So Common Sense Guide for Authors, bestselling author and publishing insider O. Keeys gives the aspiring author and the season veteran a behind the scenes view into world of publishing. Between these pages authors will find ways to avoid common editing mistakes, what self-published authors should know, how to make your book stand out, garnering sales, and more.
Weekly Strategies for Writers: Tips on Writing, Editing, Publishing, Marketing & more
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,460. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2012 by Full Court Press. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Weekly Strategies for Writers: Tips on Writing, Editing, Publishing, Marketing & more is a collection of timely tips for fiction and nonfiction writers that discusses the changes, opportunities, and resources now available for writers to make their writing and publishing goals a success. New or veteran writers are sure to find Weekly Strategies a quick, informative read.
Easy Smashwords Formatting In Microsoft Office
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,070. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2012 by Empire. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
Welcome to Easy Smashwords Formatting In Microsoft Office. In this guide you'll learn the ten steps it takes to get your book into the Smashwords Premium Distribution Program every time. This book is specifically designed for those of you who prefer to use Microsoft Word 2007 and above however it will work reasonably well with other versions of Word.
Easy Smashwords Formatting In OpenOffice
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,990. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2012 by Empire. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
Welcome to Easy Smashwords Formatting In OpenOffice. In this guide you'll learn the ten steps it takes to get your book into the Smashwords Premium Distribution Program every time. This book is specifically designed for those of you who prefer to use the free word processing program known as OpenOffice.
How to Write a Memoir - procrastination to print made simple
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Price: Free! Words: 5,850. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Literature
Have you ever wanted to write a memoir? With easy-to-understand instruction and a pragmatic approach, this ebook encourages you how to stop procrastinating and complete your manuscript, giving insight into the art of good writing as you progress from a bestselling self-taught author. Please note: It is not intended to be a comprehensive grammar, punctuation or stylistic guide.
Editors' Bible
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 49,410. Language: English (South African dialect). Published: September 11, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
A few well-chosen words can fire the imagination and evoke images, but badly written manuscripts will damage your reputation as an author and chase away readers. This book gives authors the tools and knowledge, with ample examples, to write and self-edit effectively, and is a practical guide for professionals to refer to.
Novel Writing Tips and Techniques
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 87,040. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
"As someone who constantly evaluates novels for publication, I was astonished at the breadth and clarity of the wonderful advice contained in this handbook. It addresses concerns as grand as plot development and as simple but essential as formatting your submission." –Mike Simpson, Chief Editor
Endless Joke
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,890. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2012. Category: Essay » Literature
Endless Joke is a collection. It's funny. It's irritating. It's the book you never realised you needed. But you do. If you want to stay safe (and sane) between the twists and turns and death throes of the old publishing monster and the anarchic new killing fields of epublishing, this book will help in that regard. It's equal parts passion, humour, angst & a kind of bewildered, contemplative awe.
10 Top Writing Tips: Discover the Writer in You
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,380. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
"10 Top Writing Tips: Discover the Writer in You" provides an easy to follow overview of the elements of a story, and how to explore your inner writer. It provides tips on working out what sort of writer you are, and creating great fictional characters and using them in your story to create action. You'll also learn about incorporating setting in your story, and editing your work.