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Beneath a Smiling Sun
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Price: Free! Words: 4,400. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
This story is kinda sad (awww) but it has this one part with the smoking remains of a burnt car driven by a char-black skeleton, so there's that. Also, there are gnomes lurking about :D
A Smart and Simple Punctuation Guide
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Price: $13.00 USD. Words: 2,500. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
A Smart and Simple Punctuation Guide teaches punctuation in ten easy to understand lessons. Having completed the ten lessons you will feel secure in the knowledge that you have a solid foundation in punctuation and the layout of written English. Useful for children of ten years or over, those studying English as a second language and those who could do with a brush-up of their skills.
New Writers Combo Pack
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 37,890. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Congratulations on beginning your journey as a writer. It’s fun, and exciting as well as a lot of work. But it’s worth it. I hope you enjoy the three books contained in this combo pack. You’ve Decided to be a Writer, Now What?, The Big Book of Exercises, Prompts and Block Busters, and Mega-Volt Story Starters. These three books are a great starting point to get you moving down the writing path.
Grammar Without Tears
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,470. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
Learn while you laugh, laugh while you learn, with this short guide to the most egregious errors commonly made in English.
An Editor's Pet Peeves
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Price: $4.88 USD. Words: 13,590. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2013 by SynergEbooks. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Creativity
A simple and concise writing companion that explains the most common pitfalls made in writing today. It is just as useful for the beginning writing student as it is for a professional writer.
Get it Right: A cranky editor's no-frills easy-to-understand tips for usage, style and punctuation
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 15,200. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Grammar and punctuation
Tips on punctuation, word and usage errors, and other writing wisdom from a veteran editor in easy-to-understand language. This writing guide not only covers common mistakes and rules, but also has a liberal dose of cranky peeves from someone who's spent 30 years in a newsroom (and is also a freelance book editor). Want a hug? Wrong book. Want to get it right? Let's talk.
Apostrophes: Simple Steps to Better English
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 13,480. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Grammar and punctuation
Apostrophes. This simple punctuation mark causes problems for so many people, students and graduates, trades people and business executives, secretaries and scientists, even journalists and writers. If you can’t decide whether to use ’s or s’ (or neither), if you can’t remember whether to use its or it’s, if you get muddled up between plurals and possessives then this booklet should help you.
A Bushwhacker's Guide to Academic Writing
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 35,630. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2014 by The Educational Publisher/Biblio Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
A Bushwhacker's Guide to Academic Writing is the result of Michael Olendzenski's education (BA and MA, McGill; Ph.D. Florida) and his twenty-five-plus years of experience as an instructor of First-Year Composition courses. The book presents a narrative account of the rhetoric of academic writing and a thorough examination of the linguistics of English.
How to Handle Grammar
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Series: A Writer's Guide, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,410. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Grammar and punctuation
Learn to identify common sentence pattern types and take full advantage of the way sentence patterns and variety in sentence structure will improve the flow and rhythm of your fiction writing. Topics in this book address fiction styles, the pros and cons of first-person and third-person points of view, dialogue, showing versus telling, figurative language, and other useful fiction techniques.
How to Avoid 10 Punctuation M!stakes: The Top 10 Fatal Errors Made by Novices Punctuating Fiction and Non-fiction
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,050. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Grammar and punctuation
The top 10 punctuation mistakes that pedants love to correct. Eliminate them before you eliminate your chances with a publisher, or before you embarrass yourself in front of readers or clients. Each and every mistake is easy to fix once you know how. Each chapter begins with a diagram containing solutions to punctuation problems that may have eluded you for years.