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Short Story Crash Course
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 6,630. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Short Story Crash Course is an intensive 21 day course that will whip your stories into shape. We’ll take your manuscripts from desk drawer to editor’s desk in three weeks. This course will whip your short story into shape for submission, teach you how to research the market and start submitting. This is a self-contained course. Everything you need, you’ll find in the course book.
101 Speech & Essay Topics
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,850. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Essays
The only way to truly learn how to write and pass an essay or speech is to practice. 101 Speech & Essay Topics (and subsequent books in the series) provides a large variety of suitable topics for 5 paragraph essays and school speeches.
The Secrets of Getting Published
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 10,740. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2014 by Justice Gray. Category: 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.
Beyond Narrative Summary: An Essential Guide to Story Composition
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,460. Language: American English. Published: August 25, 2014. Category: 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.
How to Write Children's Short Stories (for the Middle Reader)
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 43,670. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
This book covers the main aspects of craftsmanship for children’s short story writing for the middle age group (8-12 years).
Mighty Magnificent Book of Prompts
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,710. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2013. Category: 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.
Million Dollar Outlines
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 67,290. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2014 by WordFire Press. Category: 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.
101 Writing Prompts for 1st and 2nd Person Stories
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,900. Language: American English. Published: February 24, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Arts
101 writing prompts to help writers create 1st and 2nd person stories.
Teaching Creative Writing A Teaching Handbook with Weekly Lesson Plans
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 27,680. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2014 by Justice Gray. Category: 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.
Bundle Package
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 62,500. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2014. Category: 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
What Makes A Writer A Writer? An Exploration in Asking and Answering This Question.
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,260. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
A writer is often defined as "anyone who writes". This study initiates a discussion to refine what it means to be a writer—because being a writer is more than just being someone who writes. Interviews and analysis found that there were twenty identifiable attributes for writers that go beyond just writing and confirm that the simple act of writing does not make one a writer.
The ABC’s of Making Fiction Funny: Building Blocks for Adding Humor to Your Writing
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 34,010. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2014. Category: 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!
Experiment Perilous: The 'Bug Jack Barron' Papers
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,720. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2012 by ReAnimus Press. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
A must-read essay for all Readers and Writers of Science Fiction about the SF field itself, opportunities and challenges, writing SF, and getting it published.
Storyteller Runes
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,450. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Using runes to overcome writer's block and access your creative storytelling abilities.
THE BRIGHT BOOK IDEA: The string of book ideas that sell better than anything else
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Price: Free! Words: 11,020. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
This method of getting book ideas, compared to other methods, is like comparing the fish a single angler catches to what a fishing trawler does. Don't get poor results with one idea. Easily come up with a string of subjects that will give you far better results.
Your First Webcomic
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,240. Language: British English. Published: July 27, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art - how to
Have you ever thought about starting a webcomic? If the answer to that question is "yes", then 'Your First Webcomic' might come in handy. It is a re-edited collection of the top seven articles on my blog about webcomic writing and design. Although this guide is text-only, it will give you a lot of pointers about issues such as panel layout, quality vs quantity, B&W vs. Colour art and more...
Journaling Tools: Creative, Thought Provoking Prompts, Ideas & Tips (Writing Prompts & Exercises)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 30,590. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
If you're serious about wanting to never run out of journaling ideas and you want to know how to fill your journals with creative entries, then you need to grab a copy of "Journaling Ideas, Tips & Tools" right now, because journal writing expert, JanMarie Kelly, will reveal to you how every journaler, regardless of experience level, can succeed - Today!
The Handy Little Book for Writers Series. Book 7. The First Draft
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,590. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2014. Category: 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.
CV Boot-Camp! Essential Tips To Create A Modern Standout CV
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 15,420. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2014. Category: 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!
Genre Fiction
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,080. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
This ebook will disclose the background information that defines genre in the publishing industry. This is the stuff no-one will teach you, mainly because it doesn't matter. Here you will learn the finer points of category or genre fiction. Romance, fantasy, science fiction; the author has extensive knowledge in none of these areas. But the little he does know he is more than willing to share.