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No Mistakes Writing, Volume IV: Writing Rules for People Who Don't Like Rules
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 11,550. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Writing rules have been around for almost as long as writers, and people have been breaking those rules for almost as long. I don't believe in rules, though I do think a few guidelines are good. The guidelines in this book don't guarantee a best seller, but if you follow them, I think you'll have a book that makes an interesting read.
Simply Put: The Plain English Grammar Guide
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 138,600. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Grammar & punctuation, Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Many books on grammar seem to go out of their way to make it difficult. This book is different. It uses almost no grammatical terms, and everything is explained in plain English.
The Gonzo Novelist's Down and Dirty Guide to Plotting a Novel like a Well-Timed Mechanical Ambush
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,660. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
This is the genre novel writing guide you've been looking for. This guide gets right to the point and teaches the beginning writer how to create a complete plot blueprint in 4-Steps. It won't waste your time. Based on the author's 50-plus years of writing and figuring out what works best for him. He will save you years of figuring this out for yourself.
Handleiding vir skrywers
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 36,840. Language: Afrikaans. Published: November 12, 2019 by DiGi Publishers. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Om te skryf, is ‘n kuns. Kennis is nodig. Navorsing moet gedoen word. ‘n Storie begin met ‘n raamwerk wat stelselmatig ingekleur word om ‘n geheel te vorm. Hierdie handleiding neem jou stap vir stap . Karakterontwikkelings, plotte, konflik, vooruitskaduwing, skryftegnieke, woordeskat, titel, ruimte, genres, karakter uitbeelding en beskrywing. Hierdie is 'n moet vir elke skrywer.
Building Your World: A Guide For Writers
Price: Free! Words: 4,210. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2019 by Amourisa Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
If you’re reading this, you’re an author or an aspiring one, and you want to make sure you have a solid world for your story. The world builder can be used with just about any type of fiction you write, from historical to fantasy to modern-day. Download this ebook to discover the twenty key areas to ponder when building your unique world.
A Novel Plan!
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 11,670. Language: American English. Published: October 23, 2019 by Buttontapper Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks & Manuals
Got 31 days? Use them to your advantage and start planning your next writing project! Prepping to write a novel doesn’t have to be hard. Grab this new workbook for 31 days’ worth of exercises to help you get your ideas in order and your novel ready to rock!
The Writer’s Block Lie: Your definitive guide to overcoming writer’s block
Series: The Writing Business. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,680. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2019 by Read Romantika. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Creativity
I’m here to break the myth. Writer’s block doesn’t exist! Understand what masquerade as writer’s block and learn to overcome it with this handy guide. Learn to pinpoint what is really giving you troubles and draining your inspiration, and you’ll be able to work around it. Say goodbye to writer’s block forever!
The Complete Guide to Writing Erotica: Launch your erotica-writing gig to success
Series: The Writing Business. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,690. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2019 by Read Romantika. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Do you want to write erotica for profit, but don’t know where to begin? Then let me teach you all the trade secrets to get you started on the right foot with your erotica writing gig! Learn to research your niche, write to market, hit the beats, publish online, and market your erotica stories for ultimate visibility and earnings.
Researching History for Fantasy Writers: How to Use Historical Detail to Make Your Fantasy Worlds Rich and Compelling
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 14,820. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2019 by Soul's Road Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing & books, Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Here's a book to get you thinking about the historical details to use and the concepts to ponder in order to create rich, chewy, and believable fantasy worlds. Filled with trivia, tidbits, and a slew of resources, and written in a light, engaging style, Recreating History for Fantasy Writers is a must-read for any author of high fantasy.
The Creativity Switch
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,370. Language: American English. Published: October 16, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Creativity, Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
This is a writing guide for the chronic procrastinators. For the wannabes who always start but can't finish. You're not lazy or incapable - you just haven't flipped the switch. You deserve to write the book you've always dreamed of writing and the world deserves to read it. So stop wasting time trying to be someone else. Learn how to flip your Creativity Switch and finally start finishing.
Writing the Life Poetic: An Invitation to Read and Write Poetry
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 61,650. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing & books
It’s time for a poetry book that does more than lecture from the front of the classroom. Writing the Life Poetic takes poetry off of its academic pedestal and makes it accessible to (and enjoyable for) everyone. With friendly lessons, engaging prompts, and inspiring example poems, Writing the Life Poetic invites readers to discover and express the poetry of their everyday lives.
Fight Like a Girl
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 42,370. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing & books
Writing Fight Scenes for Female Characters Need your female characters to handle conflict realistically? Grab "Fight Like a Girl." Women are not men with mammaries. They don’t approach, handle, or react to violence in the same way. Use this practical writer's guide to help craft believable fight scenes for female protagonists. Covers differences between how females and males handle conflict.
Once More, With Feeling
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 16,500. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2019 by WordFire Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
You've finished your book. Wonderful! What's the next step? No, not sending it to your agent or publisher. It's time to revise. Smooth out the rough spots. Fill in the missing details. Raise your book to the next level so readers will rave over it. We'll help you through the steps you need to make the book the best it can be.
Writers' Handbook 2020
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 192,830. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2019 by JP&A Dyson. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing & books, Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
The 2020 edition of firstwriter.com’s bestselling directory for writers is the perfect book for anyone searching for literary agents, book publishers, or magazines. It contains over 1,300 listings, including revised and updated listings from the 2019 edition, and over 400 brand new entries.
30 Days to Better Time Management and More Writing
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 16,690. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2019 by Emery Road Publications. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Time management
Want to write but can't seem to find any time in the day to devote to writing? Learn how to fine-tune your time management skills so you can make better use of valuable time and get more writing on the page!
The Way To Begin
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 15,090. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Creativity
The writing method that takes you from story idea to words on paper. The Way To Begin provides new and struggling writers with an insightful five-step method that places them on a path to actually write those important opening pages, explaining key factors in story and character development, practical advice on building a story, and how to elevate creative writing to author-worthy prose.
Write Your Book on the Side: How to Write and Publish Your First Nonfiction Kindle Book While Working a Full-Time Job (Even if You Don’t Have a Lot of Time and Don’t Know Where to Start)
Price: Free! Words: 22,530. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Don't have the time to write a book? Struggling with what to write about or where to start? "Write Your Book on the Side" will show you how to write your first nonfiction kindle book while you're working a full-time job, even if you've never written a book before. You'll learn how to come up with a winning topic, how to choose the right title, and how to publish your book in 10 easy steps.
Mental Models for Writers: 73 Ways to Elevate Your Thinking, Improve Your Writing, and Capture Success
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 72,790. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
In this writer’s guide, prolific writer M.L. Ronn taps into the mysterious world of mental models, frameworks for thinking that will revolutionize the way you approach every aspect of the writing life.
52 Genre Writing Prompts: Horror, SF and Dark Urban Fantasy
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,420. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2019 by Wiceheid. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing & books
All writers need ideas - this book contains plenty of them. The 52 basic prompts are enhanced by numerous suggestions and questions to help get your creativity flowing. Depending on how you respond to the questions, most of the ideas in this book can be used for horror, science fiction and dark urban fantasy genres. Some will also fit crime and thriller stories.
Authors' Vital Words
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 10,820. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Mark Twain once said, "Use the right word, not its second cousin!" Writing coach, Sally Gernets offers a treasure trove of alternative words to help the author ascend to the next level of writing. These include alternative words for body movements, action words, romantic words, horror inducing words, cliffhanger words, power words and alternative words for 'said,' and 'watched'.

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