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Dollars and Deadlines' 7 Biggest Mistakes POD Authors Make--and How to Avoid Them
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 3,280. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Publishing business, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Publishing business
This book is for the author who wants to be an informed consumer when it comes to POD and understanding how the POD publishing process works. I’m not a POD publisher and have no financial stake in what route you choose—I’m talking to you as author to soon-to-be author. After reading this e-book, you’ll know what to ask and what to consider before publishing a POD book.
Tax Tips for Authors 2014
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 23,740. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2013 by Silk Road Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Taxation / small business, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Taxation / small business
Authors, are you stymied by Schedule C and self-employment tax? Not sure you're getting all the deductions you deserve, or uncertain precisely what the IRS allows? This book focuses on exactly what you need to know to file your U.S. federal tax return accurately. As both an author and a tax preparer, we offer expert knowledge that usually costs hundreds of dollars in tax prep fees.
Naked Writing: The No Frills Way to Write Your Book
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 36,650. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Naked Writing: The No Frills Way to write your book presents the basics of writing - and finishing - a novel, with chapters dealing with market, characterization, motivation, micro & macro settings, dialogue, plotting, polishing & editing, all in a straightforward, no mystique manner. The information is based on Ms. O'Connell's years of experience teaching creative writing online and in class.
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 » Publishing » Self-publishing
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.
The Refractive Thinker: Vol II: Research Methodology
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 61,680. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Celebrate the diffusion of innovative refractive thinking through these doctoral scholars as they dare to think differently in search of new applications of research methodology. Unlike most academic books that merely define research, The Refractive Thinker offers unique applications of research methodologies from the perspective of multiple authors—based on their specific expertise.
Edwardian England: A Guide to Everyday Life, 1900-1914
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 92,480. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European, Nonfiction » History » European
Second edition of The Pocket Guide to Edwardian England, newly revised and expanded. The Edwardian Era simplified, organized, and easy to reference.
Beyond Narrative Summary: An Essential Guide to Story Composition
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,460. Language: American English. Published: August 25, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Learn the secret published authors already know.Take your stories from excessive narrative summary to engaging scenes, by removing the guesswork and understanding the elements needed to create scenes and compose your story. You will learn about the basic components used to create a scene and how to connect these components in an effective way that creates a great story.
The Secrets of Getting Published
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 10,740. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2014 by Justice Gray. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Do you want to learn how to write? How to write an article? Or how to write a book? Whether your ideas of writing is having a writing career or a writing job, you will find this book quite helpful as it takes you from the beginning of where to get ideas, to how to make your writing saleable to how to write the query letter.
CV Boot-Camp! Essential Tips To Create A Modern Standout CV
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 15,420. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Careers, Nonfiction » Reference » Careers
The second title in the 'Essential Boot-camp Series', 'Essential Tips To Create A Modern Standout CV' takes the familiar no-nonsense approach from 'Emarketing Boot-camp' and applies it to CV writing. The tips in this ebook will make the process of writing your CV straightforward, and increase your chances of getting the right interviews - the rest is up to you!
The ABC’s of Making Fiction Funny: Building Blocks for Adding Humor to Your Writing
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 34,010. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Learn how to formulate the funny, make your stories more fun, your characters more endearing, and your writing more marketable for potential editors and agents. Learn the techniques for charming your readers and keeping them entertained enough to fall in love with your stories and keep coming back for more!
Mighty Magnificent Book of Prompts
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,710. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
Get your creativity in gear with Mighty Magnificent Book of Prompts. You’ll find prompts, story starters, and first lines to get your creativity flowing. But beware you never know where a prompt may take you. So let loose and have fun. I’m sure you’ll come up with a Mighty Magnificent story.
The Quick and Dirty Guide to Freelance Writing
Price: Free! Words: 21,530. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
The Quick and Dirty Guide to Freelance Writing offers a fresh perspective on the old dream of what it means to write for a living. Author and journalist Scott Carney shows how writers don’t need to constantly teeter on the brink of bankruptcy if they want to pursue their art.
Teaching Creative Writing A Teaching Handbook with Weekly Lesson Plans
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 27,680. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2014 by Justice Gray. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching methods & materials / arts & humanities, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching methods & materials / arts & humanities
Eliminate writers’ block and creatively express one’s thoughts through creative writing Do you need some yawn-proof and sleep-proof writing exercises to get your students to actively participate? Then this handbook is for you.
Million Dollar Outlines
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 67,290. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2014 by WordFire Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Bestselling author David Farland has taught dozens of writers who have gone on to staggering literary success, including such #1 New York Times Bestsellers as Brandon Mull (Fablehaven), Brandon Sanderson (Wheel of Time), James Dashner (The Maze Runner) and Stephenie Meyer (Twilight). In this book, Dave teaches how to analyze an audience and outline a novel.
Fiction Writing: How to Write Your First Novel
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 22,610. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
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A mini powerhouse packed with the knowledge you need to produce the novel you've been wanting to write. The best "How To" on the market today. Add to Cart Now.
Storyteller Runes
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,450. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Using runes to overcome writer's block and access your creative storytelling abilities.
The Handy Little Book for Writers Series. Book 3. The Outline
Series: The Handy Little Book for Writers, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,840. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Writing an outline if vital before attempting to start any book. Your Outline is your most helpful tool. If an outline is done well, once you start your first draft you will be grateful. It will keep you moving forward - momentum is important when writing. This book provides several systems and a very useful outline template. An Outline is a map. You won't get lost if you know where you're going.
Bundle Package
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 62,500. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
Thirteen helpful "how to write" books all packaged in one as a gift to all our readers. By Ora Rosalin and Beyoncé Rosalin
The Freelance Writer's Guide to Custom Publishers: 60+ Markets to Pitch, Query, and Write For
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,580. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
The Freelance Writer's Guide to Custom Publishers: 60+ Markets to Pitch, Query, and Write For is a directory for professional and freelance writers looking for new, lucrative markets.
The Handy Little Book for Writers Series. Book 7. The First Draft
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,590. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
This Little Book is a collection of suggestions and guidance to help a new writer through the process of writing the first draft. This book will tell you how to use your outline and your chapter outlines to the best advantage. Your chapter outlines are your most important tool. They will be your friend, your guide, and your map to your story. Use your map and you will not get lost.