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300 Days of Better Writing
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Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 64,370. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
300 strategies for improving your writing. Strategies are short and to the point (150-250 words each), with explanations, instructions, and samples for each strategy. Learn from them one day at a time or find the strategies you need. Midwest Book Review calls 300 Days of Better Writing "a choice pick."
Precise Edit Training Manual
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Price: $6.67 USD. Words: 22,820. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Comprehensive instruction on the 29 most common editing strategies we use and errors we fix. Each topic is fully explained with examples and strategies for editing and writing. This is the writing guide our editors use. Learn to write and edit like a professional.
The Art of Writing Flash Fiction
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 2,140. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2011 by FrostProof 808. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Learn to write a complete short story in 99 words or fewer. Fun, but addictive!
Punctuation for Writers
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 18,660. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2011 by FrostProof 808. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Punctuation for Writers is a completely unique approach to punctuation. It teaches writers to wield punctuation as a tool rather than treating it as just one more thing they have to look up and "get right." Once you've read and understood PFW, you will no longer need rules-regurgitating books. This thin volume makes "rules" obsolete. Includes an essential grammar refresher.
Written Wisdom: Quotation-Inspired Essays (A Best of SlingWords Collection)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 23,280. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Quotations
Do you love a good quotation? Wise or witty words uttered by famous people? When writers use an insightful quotation in a blog post or article, it's like "kicking it up another notch." Written Wisdom, compiled from the best of the quotation-inspired essays, 2005-2010, on SlingWords, a blog by best-selling ebook author Joan Reeves, offers encouragement, wisdom and wit.
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.
7 Critical Mistakes Writers Make (And How to Avoid Them)
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Price: Free! Words: 2,990. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
7 mistakes that can derail a writer's career, with advice on how to avoid them. This 3,000 word report will help any writer get--and stay--on track.
500 5-Minute Writing Excercises
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 7,690. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
There are no rules to use this book. Just relax, commit to an exercise, and set that clock to five minutes. Grammar is not the most important part of an exercise. The point is that you get used to just writing whatever comes to mind and seeing where the story takes you. Do take chances and experiment with exercises, reverse them, manipulate them.
The Screenwriter's Fairy Tale: The Universal Story Within All Movie Stories (a very brief fable)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,800. Language: American English. Published: November 17, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Screenwriting
Klick shows writers, through the use of a clever fable, new insights on how the archetypal story pattern works in each act of a screenplay. An ideal tool for developing any story, treatment or novel.
What Kings Ate and Wizards Drank
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 65,700. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2012 by Tyche Books Ltd.. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
A Fantasy Lover’s Food Guide. Equal parts writer’s guide, comedy, and historical cookbook.