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100 Situational Writing Prompts for Teens
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,900. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
If you are looking for writing prompts that deal with how you would react in certain situations, look no further. Use these prompts in order or jump around until you find one that grabs you. Whatever it takes, get writing!
The Epic Guide to Character Creation: Protagonists
Series: The Busy Author's Guide, Book 6. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,360. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals
A book that helps you craft extraordinary protagonists, whether those are heroes, heroines, or antiheroes.
Writing Rules, Revised
Price: Free! Words: 53,260. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Creativity
From the author and producer of COLD BREWED and THE JOPLIN UNDERCURRENT come these twenty-six articles on the craft, previously sold to markets like Writer's Digest, The Poet's Market, Author in Progress, and The Historical Writers of America. The rules of writing shift so that they can land well on modern ears. Here are my revisions.
The Scribe January 2017
Price: Free! Words: 4,370. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
A literary publication of the St. Louis Writers Guild since 2005
300 More Writing Prompts for Teens
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,130. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Reference
This follow-up to the best-selling 300 Writing Prompts for Teens offers even more questions for teens to use when looking for a kick in the butt to get writing. As a bonus, at the end you’ll find over a dozen prompts that deal with the future. Happy writing!
5 . . . 4 . . . 3 . . . 2 . . . 1 . . . Write!
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,530. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
5 . . . 4 . . . 3 . . . 2 . . . 1 . . . Write! 25 Speculative Fiction Prompts within these pages will help new and old authors alike to fight the dark nemesis of the blank page. This book is broken into five sections for five different types of prompts: scenario, quote, question, book title, and simple. These prompts will help the writer defeat the blank page and write into new horizons!
Your Fiction Writing Toolkit
Series: Your Toolkit Series. Price: Free! Words: 14,180. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Your Fiction Writing Toolkit is an essential resource for new fiction writers. It contains Linda Hargrove's wisdom from her decade of experience in both traditional and indie publishing. Beginners will learn ways to avoid the newbie mistakes, to save money, and to work smarter.
How To Improve Your Writing: The Art of Creating Professional Fiction
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 18,810. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Creativity, Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Far too many would-be writers greet a problem with a weary groan and then give up. What I’m offering is a complete, holistic approach to writing that will see your work improve and become a little easier too. And I am throwing in a good handful of small techniques, little tricks, and other food for thought. This book explains how the process really works and helps you find your own way through it.
Book Marketing Insights: The Blue Pill and the Red Pill
Price: Free! Words: 4,310. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
So, you have written a book, hoping that as soon as you published, people would be knocking each other over to buy a copy of your book... Each day you log into your sales statistics to check your progress, and each day you are shocked and saddened to see your book sales barely crawling forward. If your sales are lackluster, it is likely because your book is missing one key ingredient...
Time in Fiction
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,860. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
All writers want to create stories in which readers can lose themselves, and the flow of time in a story is an important element of reader immersion. This ebook explains how time works in fiction, its relationship to time in the real world, and looks at concepts such as order and duration, as well as mechanisms writers can use to move through time in their stories and avoid plot hole
Fiction Genres
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 9,420. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Genre confuses writers, but everyone who buys, sells, or reads our books wants to know what genre we're writing in. This mini book will demystify genre so we can better understanding what we're writing and who might want to read it.
The Scribe December 2016
Price: Free! Words: 7,590. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
A literary publication of the St. Louis Writers Guild since 2005
The Scribe November 2016
Price: Free! Words: 2,160. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
A literary publication of the St. Louis Writers Guild since 2005
Write Characters-Creating People Readers Will Love
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,250. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
Are you struggling with creating your characters or are you getting rejection letters but you’re pretty sure you have a storyline that rocks? And that’s why I created this short guide.
How to Get to Know the Backstory of Your Characters
Series: The Busy Author's Guide, Book 5. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,840. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals
A book that helps you craft the backstory of your characters by answering questions.
The Busy Author’s Guide Box Set 1: Books 1-4
Series: The Busy Author's Guide. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,320. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals
A box set of four books that helps you craft the plot, the characters, and the world for your story by doing exercises and answering questions.
How to Get to Know Your Story's World with Worldbuilding Questions
Series: The Busy Author's Guide, Book 4. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,850. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals
A book that helps you craft a world for your story by answering questions.
The Scribe October 2016
Price: Free! Words: 5,160. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
A literary publication of the St. Louis Writers Guild since 2005
How to Get to Know Your Characters with Character Interviews
Series: The Busy Author's Guide, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,840. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals
A book with questions to interview your characters with in order to get to know them better.
Case Files: Whodunnit? - Volume 1
Series: Case Files: Whodunnit?. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,810. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Case Files: Whodunnit?, Volume 1 is the first genre-specific volume in the Case Files: Whodunnit? series. It offers a variety of prompts, including situational prompts and "clue"-type prompts, which provide you with a crime scene and a weapon, and you have to create the rest. With 150 prompts, you are certain to be inspired to write.