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How to Write a Thriller
Series: How to Write a Thriller. Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 55,040. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2019 by StrawberryBooks. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing & books
Are you feeling frustrated with your writing? Get HOW TO WRITE A THRILLER, and you will: - Learn to write a page-turning thriller just like the pros do. - Save yourself YEARS of trial and error. - Write with confidence, because you know exactly what you’re doing. Patrick Quinlan is the author of more than 30 books and ebooks. He has been a Los Angeles Times and USA Today bestselling author.
Creating Life - The Podcast Transcripts
Series: The Art of World Building. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 69,230. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing & books
World building strategist Randy Ellefson turned his successful book series, THE ART OF WORLD BUILDING, into a popular podcast of the same name, with episodes drawn from each book in the series. The transcripts of 15 episodes are collected here. The episodes discuss gods, species/races, plants, animals, monsters, heroes, villains, and even undead.
CME Writer's Marketplace, 2019 Edition
Series: CME Writer's Marketplace. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 7,490. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine, Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
New! CME Writer's Marketplace is your trusty guide to finding an enjoyable gig. The 2019 edition contains detailed and up-to-date descriptions of the current freelance writing needs of 9 medical education companies. The 7,000-word guide also contains a list of training opportunities along with an analysis of 5 trends affecting the market for CME writing services.
Ready, Set, Write: A Guide to Creative Writing
Series: Adventures in Writing. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 37,870. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Ready, Set, Write: A Guide to Creative Writing takes you on a tour through various forms of writing, tools of the trade, creativity techniques, and practical tips for writing, plus plenty of writing projects and activities to explore as you tone your writing muscles. Written for hobbyists and aspiring professionals alike, Ready, Set, Write is ideal for young and new new writers.
Nail Your Novel: Draft, Fix & Finish With Confidence. A Companion Workbook
Series: Nail Your Novel. Price: $3.32 USD. Words: 11,160. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
You're writing a novel. Unlock your full potential and finish like a pro. A guided workbook version of Roz Morris's popular 10-step process for drafting, fixing and finishing a work of fiction.
Firearms for Fiction Writers
Series: Christian Writing Series. Price: Free! Words: 1,540. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2018 by Unbelievable Universe. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Reference » Personal & Practical Guides
I will try to present most of what you need to know here; types of firearms, loading, firing, casualties, and tactics, so you can write your story.
Plan Your Novel Like A Pro: And Have Fun Doing It!
Series: Non Fiction Books for Writers by Beth Barany. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 24,300. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Literacy, Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
This book will help you get excited to plan your novel. The tools shared here are designed to spark your muse and give you confidence when you sit down to write your story. Plan Your Novel Like A Pro: And Have Fun Doing It! is for organic writers and pansters who want a roadmap to follow, so that they can let their creativity loose.
No Mistakes Grammar Bites Volume XIII, “Redundancies” and “Ax to Grind”
Series: No Mistakes Grammar Bites. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,050. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Grammar & punctuation, Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
It seems as if many dictionaries and books on grammar do their best to confuse people. Words and explanations are defined using grammatical terminology that is difficult to understand; in fact, if you knew that terminology, you probably wouldn't have to look up the words to begin with.
No Mistakes Grammar Bites, Volume XII, "Latin Abbreviations
Series: No Mistakes Grammar Bites. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,570. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Grammar & punctuation, Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
It seems as if many dictionaries and books on grammar do their best to confuse people. Words and explanations are defined using grammatical terminology that is difficult to understand; in fact, if you knew that terminology, you probably wouldn't have to look up the words to begin with.
Writing Tools History Notes Book 13
Series: History Notes. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,240. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » History of things, Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Writing tools evolved through history from basic to decorative to innovative. So what did the lady of the house use to pen notes? What sat on the desk of the man of the house when managing his accounts? Love letters, invitations, legal documents and more criss-crossed the world and women, men, and children used especially designed implements to write when traveling.
Narrated by the Author: How to Produce an Audiobook on a Budget
Series: Narrated by the Author, Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 10,180. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Computers & Internet » Digital media / audio
Do you want to be part of the growing audiobook industry? Are you an indie author looking to expand your readership? Learn how to narrate and produce your own professional quality audiobook within a budget.
Story Drills: Fiction Writing Exercises
Series: The Storyteller's Toolbox. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 44,240. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Story Drills is packed with fundamental storytelling concepts and comprehensive writing exercises that will strengthen your storytelling skills. You’ll learn the elements, principles, and techniques of storytelling; gain experience through writing practice; and get questions for further contemplation that will lead to a deeper understanding of the craft.
The Writer's Lexicon Volume II: More Descriptions, Overused Words, and Taboos
Series: The Writer's Lexicon. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 55,480. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Words lists, Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Writing should grab—and hold—a reader's attention. Mistakes hinder believable characters and memorable stories, but the right advice makes those mistakes easy to fix. This book provides the resources that enable writers to create words that leap from the page into readers' imagination. It's the reference every writer and poet should own.
How to Write a Bestseller, No Mistakes Writing, Volume II
Series: No Mistakes Writing. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 46,830. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Before you put your book up for sale, before you even finish writing, you should read this book. Find out what you're doing wrong, and what you're doing right. Discover why character development and editing are everything. And learn to make your readers laugh and cry.
How to Hide Clues in a Story
Series: The Busy Author's Guide, Book 13. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,250. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks & Manuals
Learn how to drop clues and secrets and to divers attention from those clues and secrets. This book includes examples from J.K. Rowling’s Harry Potter series and George R.R. Martin’s A Song of Ice and Fire series to illustrate these techniques.
Autopsies (Forensics for Fiction)
Series: Forensics for Fiction. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 37,360. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2017 by Evil Mastermind, LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Law » Forensic Science
Autopsies is a user-friendly, illustrated reference that digs into all things posthumous and postmortem. Whether you're writing about dissection or resurrection, this guidebook covers it all from cadaver to slab as an easy-to-understand resource for dead-on storytelling.
Three Different Ways to Outline and Structure Your Story
Series: The Busy Author's Guide, Book 12. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,360. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks & Manuals
This book will show you how to use one of three story structures to outline, structure, or evaluate your story, whether you’re at the very beginning or have finished your first draft.
Excellent Editing: The Writing Process
Series: Red Sneaker Writers Book Series. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 24,880. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2017 by Babylon Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing & books
Why do so many people start books they never finish? And why is the final product often so much less than what editors and agents want? Because writing is a process, and no steps can be omitted without impacting quality. Editing begins before you start writing and doesn't end until the book is in print (if then). This book explains what's worth doing, when, and how to produce a exceptional book.
Sizzling Style: Every Word Matters
Series: Red Sneaker Writers Book Series. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 25,360. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2017 by Babylon Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing & books
Often aspiring writers are frustrated by rejection, not realizing that the problem is not the story but the way they are telling it. In this book, Bernhardt brings his down-to-earth approach to the subject of style, revealing everything you need to write with the art and craft of a seasoned professional. Bernhardt goes beyond memorizing rules to transform your work and take it to a higher level.
Powerful Premise: Writing the Irresistible
Series: Red Sneaker Writers Book Series. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 24,830. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2017 by Babylon Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing & books
What are the essential qualities of an irresistible read? And what’s the secret to attracting a literary agent or publishing deal? The answer to both questions is: Premise. A powerful premise is what separates ordinary novels from bestsellers. William Bernhardt explains the essential elements of breakout novels: originality, high stakes, believability, inescapable conflict, and emotional appeal.

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