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100 Web Sites for Fiction Writers
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 36,060. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
With the advent of digital publishing, more and more people are turning to writing as a hobby and as a way to make a living. But where to start? Beginning writers, especially fiction writers, often have a lot of questions. To help answer those questions, author Ty Johnston has scoured the Web for 100 sites that can be of help to fiction writers.
The Handy Little Book for Writers Series. Book 3. The Outline
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Series: The Handy Little Book for Writers, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,840. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2014. Category: 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.
Writing the Cozy Mystery
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,180. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Writing the Cozy Mystery will help you learn how to write a traditional whodunit, organize your materials, and sustain a series.
Just Publish! Ebook Creation for Indie Authors: Learn How to Write, Design, Format, Upload, and Sell Your Own Book for Low Cost or Free.
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 14,020. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Most people have a story. Learn the 3 Parts to eBook Publishing 1. How to write a book - painlessly, effortlessly, earning the satisfaction and pride you deserve. 2. How to publish your book - without the costs and delays recommended by the current "experts". 3. How to sell a book online - make your book discoverable and sell, not only on Amazon, but on iBookstore, B&N, Kobo, and everywhere else.
How to Write a Novel in One (Not-so-easy) Lesson
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 24,130. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
After selling more than 90 novels and teaching writing to over 100 students, bestselling author Jacqueline Diamond shares her knowledge of the craft of fiction in this 24,000-word book (about 80 pages). No one-size-fits-all schemes, just solid information with a personal touch, and tips organized to help you in any genre, no matter how much or how little writing experience you have.
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.
Start Here: Writing Prompts for a Variety of Brain Waves
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,010. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Kickstart your writing session with a writing prompt. Dozens of prompts in a variety of formats will help you flex muscles and get into the creative zone. Whether a premise or a component, words or pictures, for fun or to incorporate into an ongoing project, starting your writing by responding to a prompt helps get your brain into verbal mode.
300 Writing Prompts for Teens
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,700. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
When you need a nudge to get your creative juices flowing, writing prompts are the solution. Whether you are tired of staring at a blank page or are looking for something different to write about, the following 300 prompts will get you going.
10 Fantasy Writing Prompts
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 600. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
10 Fantasy Writing Prompts is designed to get you from writers block to story. By bringing you 10 fantasy situations that you can insert your characters into, and create an amazing adventure with. It won't write the story for you, but you'll find your spark of inspiration here.
You've Decided to be a Writer, Now What?
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 16,490. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Professional development
You’ve Decided to be a Writer, Now What? is your blueprint to your new life as a writer. I’ll take you through the basics of writing a story and the technical stuff. We’ll learn the nuts and bolts of the writer’s life and familiarize you with the business end of writing. Congratulations on taking your first step to becoming a writer. It’s a fun and exciting journey.
How to Write a Horror Story: Tips, Prompts and Ideas to Make Your Horror Story Shine
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,270. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Want to write a horror story? Or do you have to come up with something spooky for Halloween? How to Write a Horror Story: Tips, Prompts and Ideas to Make your Horror Story Shine will help you to do just that. This text is excellent for people who are writing a horror story for school or who want to do it just for fun!
Busting Writing Myths
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,870. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
There are many myths about writing and if you fall into the trap of believing them you’ll seriously hamper your creativity and ability to write. We’ll cover the most common myths and how you can keep them under control. In not believing in the myths you will be in control of your writing success.
Totally Random and Awesome Writing Exercises
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,530. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Not only will you find over forty totally random and awesome writing exercises to invigorate your mind and writing. You’ll discover forty-four random first lines, scenarios and dialog prompts to help get your writing going. You’ll also find The Five Minute Writer section will help you discover time to write and create productivity in small amounts of time.
The 30 Day Novel Trilogy: Plot, First Pages, Backstory
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Price: $7.50 USD. Words: 21,100. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Novels not selling? It's probably not your fault. Most of what you've been taught about writing a novel is wrong. Get all three best-selling 30 Day Novel books in one! These practical examples dissected for you to use, checklists and explanations on the three most critical skill sets you need will help you write novels that sell.
Get It Write!
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,870. Language: Canadian English. Published: July 23, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Get It Write! offers 50 tips to help writers achieve their writing success. It offers tips and ideas for researching and writing feature articles, fiction and non-fiction books, memoirs, and books for children and young adults. It helps writers explore their own strengths, understand their readers, overcome writers' block, know what editors expect, and plan their promotion and marketing.
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.
The 30 Day Novel Success Journal for Romance: Overcome Procrastination, Figure Out What Happens Next and Get Your Novel Written (the Write Smarter, Not Harder series, vol 2)
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 22,930. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
This workbook combines elements of three-act structure, the Hero's Journey, and a romance arc that incorporates character growth to create an extremely flexible story blueprint that you can adapt to the story you want to tell. The blueprint is broken down into 30 steps, so you'll know exactly where your characters should be in their journey each day. Perfect for NaNoWriMo!
Writing was the Easy Part
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,570. Language: British English. Published: January 30, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Want your writing to be more than just a hobby? Writing was the East Part - Powerful writing & proofing tips looks at creating a great writing space, planning, setting realistic goals, more effective time management, writer’s block, taking breaks and an awesome power proofing trick amongst other tips for a more purposeful and productive writing experience.
Your Step by Step Guide to Writing Memoir
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,810. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Writing memoir may feel overwhelming and you may not feel up to the task. But you can write your memoir. You have a story to tell. You just need the confidence to begin. I will guide you step by step from finding your story to the finished product, your memoir.
You Can Write Characters with Physical Disabilities
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 19,130. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals
The information you need to write characters with physical disabilities effectively! You’re writing a book and one of your characters has a physical disability. Maybe it’s crucial to the plot. Maybe you thought it would be nice to give your character a more unique and unusual back story. Maybe you just want a realistic book and in real life sometimes people have disabilities.