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Secrets of Successful Writers by Darrell Pitt
Price: Free! Words: 52,470. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Inspiration » General self-help(4.75 from 4 reviews)
Writers speak about how to write, publish and promote your book in the age of digital publishing. Contains interviews with John Locke, Gordon Ferris, Stephen Carpenter, Dakota Banks, Linda Wisdom, Matthew Reilly, Loucinda McGary, David Lender, JR Rain, Jack Dann, Dale Brown, Stephanie McAfee, Andy Briggs, Kat Martin and many, many more.
Ditch the Publisher: 40 Indie Authors on Their Unique Self-Publishing Journeys by Hayley Sherman
Price: Free! Words: 63,910. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Thinking of self-publishing? Who better to advise you than 40 writers who have been there, done that and, well, written the book?
Marigoldí léta by Patrick Zandl
Price: Free! Words: 80,410. Language: Czech. Published: April 6, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Vyber clanku z weblogu Marigold.cz za pet let jeho existence. Vsechna mozna temata, protridena na ta nadcasova, pohodlne ku cteni a vzpominani.
The Insecure Writer’s Support Group Guide to Publishing and Beyond by Insecure Writer's Support Group
Price: Free! Words: 71,100. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2014 by Dancing Lemur Press LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Publishing business(5.00 from 1 review)
Whether you are starting out and need tips, looking for encouragement, taking the plunge into self-publishing, or seeking innovative ways to market and promote your work, this guide is a useful tool. Compiled into three key areas of writing, publishing, and marketing, this valuable resource offers inspirational articles, helpful anecdotes, and excellent advice.
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
Niche Publishing: Publish Profitably Every Time! by Gordon Burgett
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 56,160. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2010 by Gordon Burgett. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Publish profitably, risk free, and quickly by using veteran publishing guru Gordon Burgett's widely-tested process. Sidestep unsold books, balky wholesalers and distributors, and unusable returns. You test first, then sell directly to eager, price-flexible buyers who badly want what you put in print. Find a demand, double-check it, and create the supply, and, if you wish, from that your empire.
In and Out of Sync by Dave Mullan
Price: Free! Words: 66,810. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
When the second therapy for his prostate cancer failed, NZ Methodist minister Dave Mullan did another evaluation of his life. As you do. Remembering how much the family had appreciated his father’s prodigious effort in producing his life story, Dave decided to write more than the short stories of The Saga of Wasp.
Celebrity Authors’ Secrets - The World’s Greatest Living Authors Reveal How They Sell Millions of Books by Stephanie Hale
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!
Ask the Agent: Night Thoughts on Writing and Book Publishing by Andy Ross
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,810. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2013 and represented by Andy Ross Agency. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Anthology of the best writings from literary agent, Andy Ross' blog: "Ask the Agent". Includes advice on getting published, finding an agent, writing book proposals and query letters. Also essays about writing, book publishing, and recollections of his 30 years as owner of the legendary Cody's Books in Berkeley, California. The writing is opinionated, irreverent, and often hysterically funny.
Art & Craft of Writing Fiction: First Writer's Manual by Victoria Mixon
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 76,380. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2011 by Victoria Mixon. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
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.
Trendy Tips For Writers and Publishers by Bob Spear
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 53,210. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
The first year of Bob Spear's popular Book Trends Blog—2009 to 2010—is a compilation of articles and their comments arranged in subject matter order for ready reference.These are filled with helpful, pragmatic tips on how best to write, produce, market, and retail your books. Bob is an experienced, successful author, self-publisher, and independent bookstore owner who speaks from the trenches.
Lateral Screenwriting by Lee Matthias
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 169,620. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Screenwriting, Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Using the principles of Lateral Thinking for story-telling, author and screenwriter, Lee A. Matthias shows writers how to generate and develop their best ideas for movies and novels.
Self-Publishing: A 'Soup to Nuts' Guide to Producing a Bestseller by Arbor Books, Inc.
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 53,290. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » General self-help, Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
SECRETS TO SELF-PUBLISHING SUCCESS! Self-publishing is the hottest, fastest-growing industry in America today! Thousands of aspiring authors are turning to self-publishing to tell their story, share their expertise or to make extra money. Now, top publishing industry experts, Joel Hochman and Larry Leichman, reveal the marketing and design secrets you need to create your own bestseller.
The Starter Guide for Professional Writers by Therese Arkenberg
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 96,500. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Career Guides » Media
The Starter Guide for Professional Writers offers an on-the-ground view of publishing with the use of inexpensive resources (after all, writers should make money off their writing, not pay for it!). Covering everything from how best to use a thesaurus to how to handle editor deadlines, its holistic perspective builds skills writers will use at every stage of their careers.
Guide To Writing & Publishing Science Fiction, Fantasy, Horror by Rob Shelsky
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,210. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing(5.00 from 1 review)
Want to write science fiction, fantasy, or horror? Want to be published for money? Don't want to wait forever to do it? Then Author Rob Shelsky’s Guide To Writing & Publishing Science Fiction, Fantasy, Horror is a must read! Based on seven years’ worth of carefully researched articles, this is a practical guide, a simple, step-by-step process on how to write AND get your work published!
Art & Craft of Writing Stories: Second Writer's Manual by Victoria Mixon
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 67,660. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2011 by Victoria Mixon. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
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.
Man Oh Man! Writing Quality M/M Fiction by Josh Lanyon
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 131,230. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals(5.00 from 1 review)
So, why this book? Why not one of the other "How to Write..." titles? Because everything in Man, Oh Man is geared to the M/M market and the M/M writer, to you and the genre that you love, whether you're an aspiring writer or you're already published. Lambda Award finalist Josh Lanyon takes you step-by-step through the writing process.
Making Tracks: A Writer's Guide to Audiobooks (and How to Produce Them) Second Edition by J. Daniel Sawyer
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 72,510. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2013 by ArtisticWhispers Productions, Inc. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Music » Recording & reproduction(5.00 from 1 review)
—Revised, Updated, and Expanded for Today's Rapidly Evolving Audio World— Audiobooks represent the fastest-growing segment of the book industry. As demand explodes like never before, how can an author capture this audience? Making Tracks gives you everything you need to produce your own audiobooks—from performance technique to studio design to production and distribution. Don't miss out!
Kindle Direct Publishing: Kindle Format, Book Covers, KDP Select, Kindle Singles, How to Write an eBook, & Publishing to the Kindle Store A DivaPreneur's Quick Start Guide to Kindle Publishing by Kath Conabree
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 50,350. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Digital publishing
Detailed DivaPreneur's Guide to get your book written & published to Kindle quickly. Start earning from your book sales! Includes: How to Write it, Kindle Format Step by Step ,Book Covers, KDP Select, How to Define Your Target Market, Pre-formatting Word Docs,Tools you can't live Without, Illustrated Instructions,Managing Sales,Vital Info for Non-US Residents,Kindle Singles, Launching & Marketing.
The Non-User-Friendly Guide For Aspiring TV Writers by Steven L. Sears
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 76,710. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2014 by WordFire Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Screenwriting, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
In The Non-User-Friendly Guide for Aspiring TV Writers, Sears shares that experience and gives advice for those considering a career in television writing. Instead of the traditional academic and sterile approach, Sears answers questions from a personal, first-person perspective.