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How To Become a Published Author: Idea to Publication
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Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 91,400. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2008. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Featuring practical tips that have permitted many writers around the world to become published, this book is written BY the published author of nearly twenty books FOR aspiring authors and poets. The ten-step strategy outlined in the book is easy to follow and there are also writing tips, punctuation and grammar exercises, sample query letter and book proposal forms, and sample legal documents.
The Writing Experience
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,480. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
"The Writing Experience... offers the beginning writer down-to-earth and proactive advice for how to start—and succeed—in writing. Dozens of clever writing prompts are guaranteed to get your pen or keyboard moving!" - Maria Schneider, Former editor of Writer’s Digest magazine
A Novice's Guide To The Art Of Writing
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Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 10,420. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Newly Revised and Updated for 2010, This "How To" book contains Four Lessons with private optional assignments that can be applied to short stories, novellas, novels, articles, essays, etc., along with a wealth of knowledge that can boost your writing abilities and present your work at its best to a prospective editor. The author, Paula Freda, is a published writer for the past 40 years.
How to Write a Book Proposal - Super Fast!
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Price: Free! Words: 17,780. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
How would you like to GET PAID to write your book? All professional writers get paid to write their books. How? They sell their books with book proposals before they actually write their books.
Sample Book Proposal
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Price: Free! Words: 7,250. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Download our sample book proposal and unleash the secret information of what makes a book proposal successful. This is a real book proposal that landed a book contract with a major book publisher. Published by Brian Scott of www.BookProposalWriting.com
WRITE NOW! (How To Write That Novel--Today)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,210. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2009 by Fifth Column Press. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
An Amazon-Kindle Bestseller: "ALL ARTISTIC ENDEAVORS ARE ACHIEVEMENTS UNTO THEMSELVES" Whether you're a published author experiencing writer's block, a first-time novelist grappling with a debut, or a lover of literature who wants to gain insight into what it takes to write a good book, this inspiring tutorial will help keep the juices flowing, and demystify the creative process at the same time.
My Oldest Memory
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Price: Free! Words: 1,010. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
This writing sample is in the form, “Child as the narrator" I have a new appreciation for the memories that young children make and keep. This is my actual memory from when I was 20 months old. A great read for anyone who dares to underestimate the memory retention of infants and toddlers. For adults 18+ for drug reference.
Shifting Points Of View
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,070. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Can’t decide who’s the best character to tell your story? You don’t have to settle for just a single character's point of view. Simon Wood, a longtime contributor to Writer's Digest, discusses the techniques and the decisions that have to be made when writing in multiple points of view.
Writing Killer Suspense
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,010. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
You're reading. Your heart is slamming against your ribcage, your fingertips are moist and you turn another page. If you’ve ever felt this way reading a book then the writer has done a great job at creating suspense. This doesn’t happen by accident. Simon Wood, a longtime contributor to Writer's Digest, discusses the techniques for building suspense and creating thrills.
Plotting And Outlining Your Novel
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,390. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Plotting out your novel before you begin is a great exercise. Your story is thought through with no bad logic or unnecessary scenes. This process doesn’t have to be some drawn out and creativity killing affair. Simon Wood, a longtime Writer's Digest contributor, has some fast & effective techniques for plotting a novel from beginning to end. Don’t run out of ideas or pad out your novel again.