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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.
The Handy Little Book for Writers Series. Book 2. Motivation, Commitment, and Planning
Series: The Handy Little Book for Writers, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,840. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Creativity
This is Book 2 in this Handy Little Book for Writers Series because of the importance of motivation, commitment and planning to the outcome of anyone’s attempt to write. This book hopes to give you guides to each of those aspects.
Get It Write!
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,870. Language: Canadian English. Published: July 23, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
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.
Million Dollar Productivity
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 12,060. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2014 by WordFire Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
Life is crazy and hectic for most of us. With all those distractions, how does an aspiring author find time to write? 

Award-winning and #1 international bestselling author Kevin J. Anderson is one of the most prolific authors in the business. He shares his tips on how to find the time to write, and how to make the most of that time.
The 30 Day Novel Success Journal: Overcome Procrastination, Figure Out What Happens Next and Get Your Novel Written (the Write Smarter, Not Harder series, vol 1)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 18,600. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
Having a great idea for a story isn't enough to get your novel across the finish line. You also need to know how to overcome the two biggest reasons that novelists fail: plotting problems and procrastination. This workbook gives you the tools to overcome these obstacles and get your novel written. This novel writing workbook is an essential resource for participants of NaNoWriMo.
The 30 Day Novel Trilogy: Plot, First Pages, Backstory
Price: $7.50 USD. Words: 21,100. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
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.
How to Write a Novel in One (Not-so-easy) Lesson
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 24,130. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
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.
Your First Webcomic
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,240. Language: British English. Published: July 27, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art - how to, Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
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...
Quick Content Formula: Get Unlimited Ideas & In 5 Minutes Create Great Blog Posts, Articles, & Newsletter Emails
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 24,180. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Skills, Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
With only a 5 minute block of your time, you can create great 600 word blog posts, articles, sales page copy, parts of a non-fiction book, chapters of a special report ebook, short letters, essays, work emails, newsletter autoresponders, and just about anything you can think of or break into 600 word chunks.
Journaling Tools: Creative, Thought Provoking Prompts, Ideas & Tips (Writing Prompts & Exercises)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 30,590. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2014. Categories: 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!
Over 400 Questions for Character Development
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 11,510. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Reference
Over 400 Questions for Character Development by K. S. Everhart helps writers of all levels achieve in-depth, well-rounded characters and even helps evolve story lines and worlds that the characters live and play within.
So You Want to Be a Travel Writer
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 18,910. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2014 by Justice Gray. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Travel photography, Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
If your dream is to take more vacations, and to be writing while traveling, this book is for you. If you are interested in travel writing, but need writing ideas, this how-to-book is for you.
How to Write Children's Short Stories (for the Middle Reader)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 43,670. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Creativity
This book covers the main aspects of craftsmanship for children’s short story writing for the middle age group (8-12 years).
How to Write a Horror Story: Tips, Prompts and Ideas to Make Your Horror Story Shine
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,270. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals
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
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,870. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Reference
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.
Using Images to Create Basic Storylines
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,850. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Every author has their own tricks of the trade when it comes to writing and coming up with basic storylines. Some peruse newspapers or magazines, others use writing prompts; sometimes all it takes is a bit of creative thinking. Included in this e-book are instructions on how to perform this exercise, an example by the author, 20 images to get you started, and information on where to find images.
How I Sold 80,000 Books: Book Marketing for Authors (Self Publishing through Amazon and Other Retailers)
Price: Free! Words: 14,200. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Creativity
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If you are looking for book marketing tips for your self-published book, "How I Sold 80,000 Books" is for you. It will show you all the steps needed to get readers, the type of book marketing for authors that works, kindle publishing guidelines and best practices. Author marketing is something that can be learnt. In this guide you will find my "4Ps" system, which allowed me to sell 80,000 books.
The Handy Little Book for Writers Series. Book 1. How to Write your Book in 6 Easy Steps
Series: The Handy Little Book for Writers, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,810. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Creativity
This is the first book in a series called The Handy Little Book for Writers Series. The idea of this first Little Book is to get you started on your novel or any book you may have been wanting to write for that matter. This Little Book aims to be as simple and straightforward as possible – to guide you through the steps in the quickest and simplest way.
Commas: An Irreverent Primer
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 8,240. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
What is a grammar dragon? What happens to unicorns when you misuse FANBOYS? This irreverent guide for using our most common punctuation mark will explain.
Basic Poetic Forms (and how to write them)
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,830. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Literature
This handy guide is designed to help you write more and better poems. It includes the ‘rules’ for writing poems in basic forms such as the villanelle, sonnet and more, as well as less frequently used forms such as the pantoum. The guide focuses on carefully selected forms that are most useful for both the experienced and beginner poet.