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Inside Story: The Power of the Transformational Arc by Dara Marks
Price: $11.99 USD. Words: 106,420. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Screenwriting, Nonfiction » Reference » Playwriting
What’s the secret to writing a great story? Whether a beginner or an A-list Academy Award winner, all writers struggle to get to the great story within. Inside Story provides an innovative process that helps writers maintain the artistic integrity of their vision to create narratives with more depth, dimension and substance. A must-have book for any serious screenwriter, playwright, or novelist.
How to Write Fiction: Busy Writer's Guides Set 1 by Marcy Kennedy
Series: Busy Writer's Guides. Price: $12.99 USD. Words: 68,120. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Three popular writing craft books are now available together. When you master showing and telling, deep point of view, and internal dialogue, you'll create vivid fiction that engages your reader emotionally. The books in this set put writing craft techniques into plain language alongside examples, so you can see how it all looks in practice, and combines it with practical exercises.
Weinberg on Writing: The Fieldstone Method by Gerald M. Weinberg
Series: Consulting Secrets, Book 4 · Software Testing, Book 6. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 54,230. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing(5.00 from 6 reviews)
"a delight, a wise and warm book on overcoming the perils of trying to write."—Gabriele Rico, author of Writing the Natural Way "smart, funny, memorable, wise, engaging...most important, it is all stuff that works"—Howard S. Becker, author of Writing for Social Scientists "a gift to writers at all levels—Penny Raife Durant, award-winning author
Deep Point of View by Marcy Kennedy
Series: Busy Writer's Guides. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 32,520. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Do you want readers to be so caught up in your book that they forget they’re reading? Then you need deep POV. Deep POV places the reader inside of our characters—hearing their thoughts, feeling their emotions, and living the story through them. In Deep Point of View: A Busy Writer's Guide, you'll learn specific, practical things you can do to take your fiction to the next level with deep POV.
Sex For Money: How to Write, Publish and Sell Gay Erotica and M/M Erotic Romance — Second Edition by Cameron D. James
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 62,330. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2017 by Indie Erotica Collective. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Everything you need to know about becoming a gay erotica or M/M erotic romance author!
Behind the Seens by Nick Pirog
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,520. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Over the course of the last 12 years, Unforeseen has been published three times. This is a behind-the-scenes look at how a book went from being sold out of the back of a maroon Volkswagen Passat to becoming the #1 book on Amazon. It's packed with hilarious stories, random lost writings, embarrassing photographs, personal emails, and industry secrets.
Writing Nonfiction: Turning Thoughts into Books by Dan Poynter
Price: $7.97 USD. Words: 30,050. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2009. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Publishing business, Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Dan Poynter's definitive guide to writing non-fiction. How to pick your topic, break it down, do research, writing tricks & tips, evaluate your publishing options and get into print faster, easier and cheaper. Preparing your manuscript for an agent, publisher or printer. Sixth revised edition, May 13, 2014.
Tips on WRITING DIALOGUE by Julie Hyzy
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,280. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
This short, ten-page, article derived from bestselling author Julie Hyzy's popular presentation on writing dialogue, is available now. New and seasoned authors have paid up to $50 to hear Julie's tips on how to make your character's conversations zing. If you're interested in crafting dialogue that is both realistic and snappy, don't pass this up. Better cover coming soon!
How to Write Hot Sex: Tips from Multi-Published Erotic Romance Authors by Shoshanna Evers
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 40,330. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing(5.00 from 4 reviews)
How to Write Hot Sex: Tips from Multi-Published Erotic Romance Authors features everything you need to know about adding sizzling sexual tension, scorching sex scenes, and emotional impact to your romance writing in twelve info-packed essays from bestselling and multi-published authors - so you can get published and get paid.
How to Write a Children's Book - Your Step-By-Step Guide To Writing Children’s Book by HowExpert
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 13,510. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Writing, Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
If you have ever wanted to write a true children’s classic, then you must dive into a child’s mind to see what makes them tick. Within the pages of this guide, all your questions will be expertly answered in a way that is simple and easy to read.
Creating Print On Demand Interiors & Covers Using Scribus 1.4.1 by D J Mills
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 16,350. Language: Australian English. Published: October 14, 2013 by Tift Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals, Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
If you want to create professional Interiors and Covers for your Print-On-Demand fiction books with easy to follow steps using the open source software Scribus, then this is the book for you. The knowledge and skills you will learn in the exercises will enable you to present your readers with a professional layout every novel.
Show Me the Love! All Kinds of Love for All Kinds of Stories - Volume One by Pamela Jaye Smith
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 35,480. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry, Nonfiction » Publishing » Screenwriting
Show Me the Love! offers content creators of all genres, styles, and media a rich resource, new ideas, and a comprehensive, practical guide to using the dynamic and dramatic power of Love in all their stories. Each chapter includes myths, media examples, symbols, styles, and more. Content consumers of all types of media will find this information enhancing their own understanding and enjoyment.
How to Become a Fashion Writer: Taking Your Writing to the Runway by Malene Jorgensen
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 28,870. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Blogging
“How to Become a Fashion Writer” is the ideal book for those who want to learn how fashion bloggers are making careers out of online writing and how they are paying the bills. The fashion industry has been such a foreign industry for many.
Grammar for Fiction Writers by Marcy Kennedy & Chris Saylor
Series: Busy Writer's Guides. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 22,670. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
The world of grammar is huge, but fiction writers don’t need to know all the nuances to write well. In fact, some of the rules you were taught in English class will actually hurt your fiction writing, not help it. Grammar for Fiction Writers won’t teach you things you don’t need to know. It’s all about the grammar that’s relevant to you as you write your novels and short stories.
Publishing 101: A First-Time Author's Guide to Getting Published, Marketing and Promoting Your Book, and Building a Successful Career by Jane Friedman
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 83,620. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books, Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
PUBLISHING 101 is your comprehensive guide to getting published, while avoiding the common pitfalls of first-time authorship. You'll learn how to evaluate the commercial potential for your work; find and approach editors and agents; prepare query letters and book proposals; market and promote your work effectively; and determine if the self-publishing path is right for you.
Don't Fear the Reaper: Why Every Author Needs an Editor by Blake Atwood
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,620. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy, Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
If you've written a book, you may be asking: Should I hire an editor? What kind of editor do I need? How much will editing cost? Where can I find an editor? What will an editor expect from me? What can I expect from an editor? Don’t Fear the Reaper answers those questions and more, with advice on self-editing, preparing your book for an editor, and how to defeat every writer's nightmare.
Plots and Characters: A Screenwriter on Screenwriting by Millard Kaufman
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 80,930. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Screenwriting
Most screenwriting books are for the blindly ambitious writer, skimming over the grim realities of "making it" in Hollywood and reducing the screenwriting process to no more than a formulaic hack job. Not Plots and Character, a provocative road map to life – on and off the screen – from veteran screenwriter Millard Kaufman.
Emceeing, Show Planning, and Script Writing by Gordon Burgett
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 8,330. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Creativity, Nonfiction » Publishing » Playwriting
In "Emceeing, Show Planning, and Script Writing" Gordon Burgett provides practical, applied experience and examples (including two full scripts) for folks wanting advice about emceeing, and the show planning and/or script writing often related to it or required to do a first-rate job. There is a bit of all three—emceeing, show planning, and script writing—in each of the book's six sections.
The Literary Agent's Guide to Writing a Non-Fiction Book Proposal by Andy Ross
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 30,620. Language: American English. Published: June 19, 2016 and represented by Andy Ross Agency. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Publishing business, Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
In order to get your non-fiction book published, you will need to write a book proposal. In this book, literary agent Andy Ross leads you through the steps to write a book proposal that will address the concerns of the book publisher and make a compelling case for publication.
Comment écrire un livre cette semaine et comment gagner de l'argent avec ! by Marie Kitem
Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 3,270. Language: French. Published: October 3, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Business writing, Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Même si vous ne savez pas écrire, vous pouvez gagner de l'argent avec vos livres. Des revenus réguliers et récurrents.