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Working With a Freelance Editor: Tips & Tactics for Success
By Linda Nathan
Price: Free! Words: 4,160. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2011. Category: Nonfiction
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.
Blurbing It Out
By Francis W. Porretto
Price: Free! Words: 2,380. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2011. Category: Nonfiction
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
By Omegia Keeys
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 20,420. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2012 by Passionate Writer Publishing. Category: Nonfiction
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.
Don't Fall in Love With Your Words: Fall in Love With Your Craft
By Kelli Jae Baeli
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,380. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2012. Category: Nonfiction
Indie Author of 26 books shares her insights on being a writer and doing the writing
Weekly Strategies for Writers: Tips on Writing, Editing, Publishing, Marketing & more
By Linda A. Lavid
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,480. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2012 by Full Court Press. Category: Nonfiction
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
By Jay Johnson
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,070. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2012 by Empire. Category: Nonfiction
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
By Jay Johnson
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,990. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2012 by Empire. Category: Nonfiction
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
By Chris Thrall
Price: Free! Words: 5,850. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2012. Category: Nonfiction
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.
Writing Scary Scenes
By Rayne Hall
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,030. Language: British English. Published: July 7, 2012. Category: Nonfiction
Are your frightening scenes scary enough? Learn practical tricks to turn up the suspense. Make your readers' hearts hammer with suspense, their breaths quicken with excitement, and their skins tingle with goosebumps of delicious fright. This book is for advanced-level and professional authors. It is not recommended for beginners.
Editors' Bible
By Vanessa Finaughty
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 49,410. Language: English (South African dialect). Published: September 11, 2012. Category: Nonfiction
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.