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Inside Story: The Power of the Transformational Arc
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
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.
Behind the Seens
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.
Publishing 101: A First-Time Author's Guide to Getting Published, Marketing and Promoting Your Book, and Building a Successful Career
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 83,620. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing & 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.
The Jamaica Insider Guide
Price: $7.00 USD. Words: 21,860. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference, Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Don't Go To Jamaica before you get the The Jamaica Insider Guide! This printable guide includes insightful 'inside' information, recommendations, cautions, tips & tricks and everything you need to ensure you have a safe and fun-filled Jamaican vacation.
Weinberg on Writing: The Fieldstone Method
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
Sex For Money: How to Write, Publish and Sell Gay Erotica and M/M Erotic Romance — Second Edition
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!
Writing Nonfiction: Turning Thoughts into Books
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.
Celebrity Authors’ Secrets - The World’s Greatest Living Authors Reveal How They Sell Millions of Books
Price: $12.99 USD. Words: 53,490. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: May 30, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Twelve of the world's greatest living authors reveal their tips for writing a book that sells over a million copies in Celebrity Authors' Secrets. A must-have guide - filled with publishing and book marketing info - for aspiring writers, authors, publishers, editors, writing coaches, creative writing tutors and anyone who loves books. Find out how to make your book stand out from the masses!
How to Write, Publish and All That Good Stuff
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 35,690. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
New York Times Best Selling Author R.L. Mathewson explains how to write, publish and get your book into readers' hands with simple, easy to follow instructions. Learn how to get word out about your book without spending a dime, how to avoid publishing pitfalls, protect your work and enjoy the process.
Deep Point of View
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.
Writing Plots With Drama, Depth & Heart: Nail Your Novel
Price: $6.93 USD. Words: 56,530. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
What keeps a reader curious? It’s the story. So where do you find plot ideas? Where might you already have spellbinding plot material, if you only knew how to use it? What are the hidden patterns that ply the reader’s emotions, and how can you use them with originality? How should you bend these conventions? This book will show you, in down-to-earth tutorials and creative exercises.
Nail Your Novel: Why Writers Abandon Books And How You Can Draft, Fix and Finish With Confidence
Price: $6.93 USD. Words: 36,090. Language: British English. Published: July 15, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
(5.00 from 1 review)
Most writing books make you wade through lengthy screeds about character, plot, theme and whatever. That’s all necessary but how do you make this into a novel? And what if you need to unravel your structure, strip out back story, sort out how many Tuesdays are in a week? How do you see needles in haystacks? This book holds your hand. Read a bit, do as it says. until The End. Get your copy now.
How To Write A Book: The Complete Guide to Writing and Selling Your Own Paperback or E-book
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 27,790. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing & books
Are you an aspiring author who would like to know how to publish a book? Well you have come to the right place. Whether it’s a paperback or e-book this is the only book you will need to make your dream of writing a book come true.
How to Write Romance Heroes with Sex Appeal
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 28,370. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
How to Write Romance Heroes with Sex Appeal (Featuring 50 Tips for Writing a Lovable Hero) is the second ebook in the series, The Secrets to Getting Your Romance Novel Published. Written by Adrienne deWolfe, winner of the Best Historical Romance of the Year, this ebook explores the art of crafting Alpha and Beta heroes and provides examples of award-winning heroes from published Romance novels.
Editing Made Easy
Series: No Mistakes Writing. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 33,680. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Reference » Grammar & punctuation
In this book, you'll learn to look for crutch words, unnecessary words, redundancies, improper sayings, and you'll learn many of the tougher rules on comma usage. We also touch on dialogue tags, capitalization in dialogue, and writing using all five senses.
Self-Publisher's Legal Handbook
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 44,700. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Law » Intellectual property
Self-Publisher’s Legal Handbook is the first step-by-step guide to the legal issues of self-publishing. Attorney and self-published author Helen Sedwick uses 30 years of legal experience to show writers how to stay out of court and at their desks.
The Book Blueprint: Expert Advice for Creating Industry-Standard Print Books
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 48,160. Language: American English. Published: May 18, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing & books
Learn to create industry-standard print books. Includes: How to pick fonts for your books, step-by-step instructions for dealing with short-run offset book printers, understanding the "language of printing," deciding between print-on-demand and offset printing, designing details like running heads, text breaks, and indexes for your book. With almost 100 illustrations.
Grammar for Fiction Writers
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.
Hello, Plot. Are You Out There?
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 31,850. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Literacy, Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Hate to plot? Think you can't plot? With the no-plot plotting method in Hello, Plot. Are You Out There? you'll have plotted your book and not even realize it. Hello, Plot. Are You Out There? takes you from character, using the Enneagram, to plot in one easy to follow roadmap. Get Hello, Plot. Are You Out There? today and get plotting.