Books tagged: manuscript editing

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The Sense-ible Writer
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 46,480. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2009 by NorLightsPress. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Instead of teaching the so called rules of writing, this workbook presents principals of writing based on concepts rather than rules. As you progress through this study material, you will learn the basics of fiction writing by mastering the concepts presented in each chapter. If you go a step further and do the assigned work, you may come away with the first draft of a novel.
The Mechanics of Submission
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Series: The Business of Being a Writer. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,850. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2010 by Parsina Press. Category: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Media
Theodore Sturgeon called THE BUSINESS OF BEING A WRITER "the second best reference book a writer can have,after the dictionary." Harlan Ellison said, "It may not make you a better writer, but it will keep you from being a poorer one." This excerpt discusses proper manuscript format, and how to submit your writing to an editor/publisher.
Book Marketing: A 'Soup to Nuts' Guide to Book Promotion
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,130. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
GHOSTWRITING SECRETS REVEALED! Once the industry s best kept secret, ghostwriting is the number one tool that celebrities, business owners, corporate executives and public speakers use to see their publishing dreams become reality. Top publishing industry experts Joel Hochman and Larry Leichman reveal the tips and techniques you ll need to become a published author.
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.
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.
Self-Editing for Nonfiction Writers
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 7,520. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Ths easy-to-follow guide is designed for new and experienced nonfiction writers wanting to more powerfully organize their ideas, avoid errors in punctuation and syntax, and enhance their style.