Books tagged: writing and writers

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Brook Trout and the Writing Life
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Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 34,940. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2011 by Eno Publishers. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography
Novelist Craig Nova's memoir reveals the life of an American novelist in the modern age. Joy, fear, love, children, fishing, friends, marriage are some of the elements of his wonderful life in which the personal and the literary are inextricably intertwined. It is a drama of what goes on just beyond the surface of the writing life.
On Creative Writing
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,460. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2011 by Full Court Press. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
Fiction demands a working knowledge of many points of craft that can be taught and learned. In On Creative Writing the process of writing fiction is demystified and cut in palatable bites to help any writer who has the passion and mad desire to tell a story.
Freelance Writing For A Living
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Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 46,580. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Media
An essential guide to starting and maintaining a freelance writing career. This must-read how-to buy freelance writer, editor, author and ghostwriter Mark Terry covers where to find jobs, the types of jobs available, how to determine pay, how to contact possible clients, how to treat it like a business and much more.
How to Develop a Career as a Technical Writer
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,220. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2011 by YourWritingDept.com. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
With more than 20 years as a technical writer and communicator, Tom Guarnera explores what it takes to develop a career as a technical writer in today’s job market. Should an aspiring technical writer get a four-year English degree right after high school or should they spend a summer in Italy working as a dishwasher before going to college? Tom explains.
How To Write For Children An Easy Three Step Guide To Writing Children's Books
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 11,370. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Writing
How To Write For Children is for anyone who has an idea for a children's book, and doesn't know what to do next. This book is an easy three step guide that teaches how to take a story from an idea to a completed project ready for publishing. Also included are samples of summary, synopsis and outlining tools talked about within this book and examples of manuscript preparation and layout.
Writer's Workshop
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,840. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2011. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
An aspiring writer suspects that her work has been stolen by someone in her writing workshop. (Short Fiction)
The Art & Craft of Fiction: A Practitioner's Manual
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Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 75,270. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2011 by La Favorita Press jefro@jefro.net. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Based on Mixon's work as a successful independent fiction editor, The Art & Craft of Fiction: A Practitioner's Manual brings together in one place everything you need to know about writing a novel, an in-depth exploration of the myriad aspects of creating fiction in a warm, entertaining voice that welcomes you into the greater fellowship of all writers.
The Art & Craft of Story: 2nd Practitioner's Manual
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Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 66,740. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2011 by La Favorita Press jefro@jefro.net. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
This sequel to Mixon's popular The Art & Craft of Fiction explores in detail the complex crafts of character development and plot structure, illuminating exactly how the greats have done this work to such powerful effect and teaching how to apply their lessons to your own fiction. Mixon's voice is warm and entertaining, your personal welcome into the greater fellowship of all writers.
Writer's Companion
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Price: $14.99 USD. Words: 246,230. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
The Writer's Companion houses the tools needed to hone a writer's abilities, and it's written in a style a voice that keeps the brain from crying out in frustration or dying of boredom.
No Red Pen - Writers, Writing Groups & Critique
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 12,540. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals
Everyone has a story. The process of creating, refining and ultimately releasing it into the wild that is publication in the world needs to be a respectful one. No Red Pen is not an overview of writing groups - it is a manifesto for a different paradigm for workshop and critique. A portion of sales benefit the annual Victoria A. Hudson Emerging Writer Prize.