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Ditch the Publisher: 40 Indie Authors on Their Unique Self-Publishing Journeys
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Price: Free! Words: 63,910. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
(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?
Telling Your Tale Boxed Set for Writers: 2-in-1
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Series: Telling Your Tale, Book 1. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 54,530. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Telling Your Tale: A Beginner's Guide to Writing Fiction for Print and eBook, Telling Your Tale WORKBOOK: A Beginner's Guide to Writing Fiction for Print and eBook
Lateral Screenwriting
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 169,630. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Screenwriting
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.
Secrets of Successful Writers
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Price: Free! Words: 52,470. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
(4.50 from 2 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.
The Second Mouse Gets the Cheese: How to Avoid the Traps of Self-Publishing
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,960. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
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The self-publishing option is full of traps for unwary little mice who jump into the fray without the necessary understanding of what all is involved. Carolyn Schriber shares her tips to help new self-publishers. The book is an anecdotal account of what she learned along the way and what you, too, need to know in order to get your piece of the cheese.
So You Want To Be a Writer
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,340. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
(5.00 from 1 review)
A full-time freelance author with 251 books in print and 17 more under contract explains the publishing business for beginners.
Oysters and Angels and Writing Aerobics
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 54,520. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Personal anecdotes from the author's thirty-five years of experiences and insights as an author, her ups and downs with publishers, agents, and Hollywood. She takes the writer through her Writing Aerobics, step-by-step exercises to guide any writer from concept to publication.
Creating Great Ebooks Using Jutoh
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Price: Free! Words: 58,650. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2011 by Anthemion. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
This book tells you how to use Jutoh to create ebooks that work on the Kindle, iPad, iPhone, Nook, Kobo and other ebook devices and viewers. There are plenty of illustrations and lots of general advice about ebook creation and editing as well as details about using Jutoh.
The Art & Craft of Story: 2nd Practitioner's Manual
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Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 66,740. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2011 by La Favorita Press jefro@jefro.net. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
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.
The Art & Craft of Fiction: A Practitioner's Manual
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Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 75,270. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2011 by La Favorita Press jefro@jefro.net. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
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.
Let's Get Digital: How To Self-Publish, And Why You Should
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Series: Let's Get Publishing, Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 60,990. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
(4.81 from 21 reviews)
This guide is packed with essays, articles, and how-to guides, as well as contributions from 33 bestselling indie authors including J Carson Black, Bob Mayer, Victorine Lieske, Mark Edwards, and many more. If you are considering self-publishing, if you need to breathe life into your flagging sales, "Let's Get Digital: How To Self-Publish, And Why You Should" will explain it all.
Phenomenal Book Sales
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 52,300. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Phenomenal Book Sales, is specially crafted to bridge the yawning gap between writing a book, promoting and marketing it. PBS contains techniques, strategies and wealth of information endorsed by hundreds of book industry experts designed to give authors the needed edge over other prints vying for positions in a heavily saturated marketplace.
Guide To Writing & Publishing Science Fiction, Fantasy, Horror
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,210. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
(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!
The Indie Journey: Secrets to Writing Success
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,420. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2011 by Haunted Computer Books. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
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The e-book era has launched thousands of writing careers and holds promise of growth. Here's how one author went from publishing his first e-book to becoming a full-time author in a little more than a year. While offering general tips on the business, craft, and marketing, its primary goal is to inspire you to embrace your creative entrepreneurship and success.
Weinberg on Writing: The Fieldstone Method
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Series: Consulting Secrets, Book 4 · Software Testing, Book 6. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 54,230. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2010. Category: 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
Trendy Tips For Writers and Publishers
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 53,210. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2010. Category: 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.
Doi Ky Nu
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 55,680. Language: Vietnamese. Published: July 12, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Mặc dù Sayuri đồng ý kể lại chuyện đời bà, nhưng bà vẫn đưa ra một số điều kiện. Bà muốn tác phẩm được in ra khi bà đã qua đời và các nhân vật quan trọng có liên quan đến đời bà không còn nữa
Self-Publishing: A 'Soup to Nuts' Guide to Producing a Bestseller
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 53,290. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » General self-help
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.
Niche Publishing: Publish Profitably Every Time!
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 56,160. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2010 by Gordon Burgett. Category: 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.
Marigoldí léta
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Price: Free! Words: 80,410. Language: Czech. Published: April 6, 2010. Category: 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.