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Publishing 101: A First-Time Author's Guide to Getting Published, Marketing and Promoting Your Book, and Building a Successful Career
Price: $3.99 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.
So You've Written A Book. Now What?
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,880. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Things You Need to Know As You Begin Writing Your Book. The book was written to help others on the journey of writing to learn and get ahead of some of the pitfalls that are on the horizon. After we've done the writing, then what? And, how do I get there in the first place? What am I facing as I begin this process? Filled with hundreds of hints and suggestions to make your writing life easier.
Come impaginare libri cartacei ed e-book con Word
Price: $2.30 USD. Words: 8,990. Language: Italian. Published: December 25, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Digital publishing
Questa guida, sintetica ma molto dettagliata, spiega come impaginare da soli, mediante Word, un libro cartaceo per l’autopubblicazione e come preparare un e-book di qualità in formato kindle ed epub. Completano l’opera numerose immagini con didascalie, relative all’impaginazione, attraverso le quali si può avere una visione pratica delle spiegazioni.
101 Contemporary Romance Story Starters
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,490. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Every good romance novel begins the same way – with a story idea. Yet compelling story ideas aren’t always easy to come by. Sometimes we all need a little inspiration - a spark that ignites our imagination and excites the writing muse. Designed to kick start your imagination they include dialogue starters, scenes, open ended scenarios, and even story endings.
Confessions of a 3-Day Novelist: How to Write an Entire Book in Just 72 Hours
Series: Indie Confessions. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,930. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2015 by Buttontapper Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Want to write your books faster? Learn the tricks that bestselling authors use to succeed! In this book you'll learn: * How to write an entire book, from start to finish, in just three days; * How to outline your story to achieve success; * What you'll need to write your book in just 72 hours; Plus plenty of tricks and tips for writing faster, smarter, and harder.
Dragon Dictate: Fast Track to Prolific Writing on Your Mac
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 6,840. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Desktop applications / word processing, Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Would you like to write more, write fast, and write well? Then this is the book for you. In "Dragon Dictate: Fast Track to Prolific Writing on Your Mac", you will learn how to use the Dragon Dictate application on your Mac to convert your speech into text with speed and precision.
How Long Is A Piece Of String?
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,830. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2011 by Living Books USA. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Digital publishing, Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
(5.00 from 1 review)
The advent of ebooks has changed the traditional way we used to calculate page counts and number of words in a piece of writing. What is a novel now? And a short story? What other terminology and concepts have ebooks changed? You’ll be surprised . . .
How to Write Hot Sex: Tips from Multi-Published Erotic Romance Authors
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 40,330. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books, 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 Make Ebooks for Free: With No Obligations to Online Retailers and Their Conditions on Your Copyright
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,750. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
If you want to learn how to publish your own ebooks, you can quickly build your confidence with this easy-to-use guide. Contains loads of screenshots to show you how to create ebooks on your own computer (Windows or Mac) in minutes. Importantly, you can do this without first agreeing to conditions on your copyright. For any writer who wants to freely copy, email and upload ebooks of their work.
Mastering Story Structure - A guide for writing unforgettable plays
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 22,120. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2012. Categories: Plays » American / African American, Nonfiction » Publishing » Playwriting
Bill Johnson uses reviews of Romeo and Juliet, The Heidi Chronicles, Death of a Salesman, Hamlet, and The Iceman Cometh to teach the art and craft of writing powerful plays. Using this guide, you'll be able to learn about writing plays from masters of the craft.
Indie Author Book Marketing Success: Proven 5-Star Marketing Techniques from Successful Authors and Book Marketing Experts
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,040. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2013 by Body and Soul Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Marketing, Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
(4.00 from 1 review)
From the combined minds of 14 book marketing experts, this book will enlighten and lead you on the journey of marketing your book. Each author must travel their own road to success, working hard to find what works best for them - but book marketing doesn't have to be intimidating. Let these experts help you find your way to success.
Interactive Fiction
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 11,280. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
How to write a Choose Your Own Adventure-inspired book with a good story, deep characters, and fun decisions that will keep readers engaged.
Smashwords EPUB EBook Formatting of Word: Volume 2 How to Use the EPUB Standard
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,590. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals
How to turn a Word document into a Smashwords eBook using the epub standard.
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.
A Writers Guide To Adult Compliance Requirements
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,380. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2013 by Lot's Cave, Inc.. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Law » Legal Writing
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
So you want to write erotica? Learn exactly what is, and is not, legally permissible. Protect yourself from overzealous publishers and attorneys who insist all erotica is evil! This informative writer’s guide provides accurate information about age of consent, barely legal, pornography, obscenity, and other taboo subjects. An essential resource for aspiring or experienced erotica authors!
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 the needles in the haystacks? This book holds your hand. Read a bit, do as it says... until 'The End'
How to Write Ebooks For A Living
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,970. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Digital publishing, Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Ebooks can provide a passive income large enough to live on. This book covers how to find the time to write, what equipment you will need to write it, where to publish and how to make the leap to the life of a financially independent author.
How to Get a Cheap Book Cover
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,290. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
(4.91 from 11 reviews)
A great book cover doesn't have to cost a fortune. This book covers everything from hiring someone else, to all the DIY tips you need like finding the right font, locating the perfect picture, and illustrated step by step instructions on how to put the cover together in four popular art programs.
Author Publicity Pack: Resources to Help You Take Your Book Marketing To The Next Level
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,980. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2013 by Body and Soul Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Publicity: It sounds like something that only big publishing houses can afford to do, yet any author can increase their publicity and their book sales - and do so on a shoestring budget. "Author Publicity Pack" will outline over 130 places that authors of all genres can get publicity for themselves and their books. Join us and take your marketing to the next level by publicizing your book!
How to Grow Rhino Skin
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,570. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: June 13, 2012 by Living Books USA. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
All writers are subject to bad reviews of their work. But what about those pointless and inane comments that anyone is allowed to leave online about your ebook under the name of ‘anonymous’? How do you cope with these? What can you do to stop them? And just how much damage can these comments cause? “How To Grow Rhino Skin” is designed to help you overcome this incredible frustration.