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The Writer’s Guide to Editing Fiction (2nd ed.)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,870. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
How to polish your novels and short stories – a comprehensive guide including a 170+ tips checklist. In this book we look at: the components of your story; points of view; tenses; the power of three: beginnings, middles, ends; another power of three: characters, settings, plots; conflict and pacing; polishing your writing: 170+ tips for making your writing shine; the layout of your book.
Creating Life
Series: The Art of World Building. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 55,990. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals
Creating a unique, immersive setting one life form at a time. Creating Life (The Art of World Building, #1) is a detailed how-to guide on inventing the heart of every imaginary world - life. With chapters on creating gods, species/races, plants, animals, monsters, heroes, villains, and even undead, it is part of the only multi-volume series of its kind.
The Scribe May 2017
Price: Free! Words: 2,500. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
A literary publication of the St. Louis Writers Guild since 2005
Love-Based Copywriting System: A Step by Step Process to Master Writing Copy That Attracts, Inspires and Invites
Series: Love-Based Business. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 28,730. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Marketing, Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
If you're a business owner, entrepreneur, expert, speaker, author, coach or consultant who would love to create marketing materials that attract, inspire and invite your ideal prospects to become ideal clients without sounding hype-y or sales-y, then this book may be exactly what you've been looking for.
Becoming an Every Day Novelist
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 50,700. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2017 by ArtisticWhispers Productions, Inc. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Creativity
Think you can't write a great novel in a month? Think again. Professionals do it all the time. And with Becoming an Every Day Novelist, so can you. Prolific author J. Daniel Sawyer walks you through the process in this lively and fun day-by-day guide to going from blank page to a publication-ready novel...and doing it every month.
Crime Scenes (Forensics for Fiction)
Series: Forensics for Fiction. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 34,540. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2017 by Evil Mastermind, LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Law » Forensic Science
Crime Scenes is a comprehensive, user-friendly introduction to the on-scene personnel and procedures of criminal investigations. Whether you’re writing CSIs or private eyes, this handy illustrated guidebook offers a reference to cracking the scene of your crime.
How to Create Distinctive Character Voices
Series: The Busy Author's Guide, Book 11. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,610. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals
A book that helps you create distinct character voices by reading instructions and answering accompanying questions.
Hurting Your Characters: A Writer's Guide to Describing Injuries and Pain From the Character's Point of View
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 55,130. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
HURTING YOUR CHARACTERS discusses the immediate effect of the trauma on the body, its physiologic response, including the types of nerve fibers and the sensations they convey, and how injuries feel to the character. This book also presents a simplified overview of the expected recovery times for the injuries discussed in young, otherwise healthy individuals.
Writing Day In and Day Out: Living a Practice of Words
Price: Free! Words: 10,100. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Creativity, Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
If you're looking to get into a habit of writing and want to treasure the practice of writing for its own sake, this book is for you.
Creating Stories
Price: $4.49 USD. Words: 32,670. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
Do you have a story in you? Do you know how to write it or how to tell it? Creating Stories has the answers. Hank Quense, the author of more than twenty books, tells you how to do it. He believes that stories come from the melding of three creating stories processes: getting ideas, story design and story-telling. Ideas have to come from the author. Creating Stories covers the last two.
The Scribe April 2017
Price: Free! Words: 4,640. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
A literary publication of the St. Louis Writers Guild since 2005
Mini Horror Fiction Writing Guide: 7 Steps To Writing Horror Fiction For Fun
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,330. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Fiction » Horror » General
Have you ever wanted to write a horror story, but didn’t know how to start or proceed? In this easy, step-by-step guide, HowExpert presents Randal Schaffer who is a horror fiction writer/enthusiast/fan who will walk you through the process of not just writing a compelling horror story, but writing fiction stories in general
1001 Evocative Prompts for Fiction Writers
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 13,780. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Creativity
This collection of 1001 writing prompts will stimulate your thinking wherever you are in your writing journey and get you writing today. It provides story starts and writing inspiration for a wide variety of genres by focusing on emotions, character development, and pivotal moments. Face a blank page with confidence and get writing right now.
Writing Habit Hacks Workbook: Exercises to Create and Maintain Smart Writing Habits
Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 17,800. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Inspiration » General self-help
In Writing Habit Hacks, you learned how to hack your life and build a writing habit that lasts. In this workbook edition, those same lessons and hacks are studied, alongside a series of practical exercises you can do to put a real and effective writing habit into action.
Aim To Write: Tips and Tricks for Freeing the Scribe Within
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 20,270. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2017 by )0( Triple Crow Publishing )0(. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Whether you're a beginning writer or a more experienced one, AIM TO WRITE will help you gain more confidence in your abilities, teach you how to become more comfortable with identifying yourself as a serious writer, and set you on the correct path to increase your chances of publication.
Punctuate with Perfection: Master Punctuation so You Can Produce Clearer, More Professional, and More Authoritative Writing Using Easy-to-Read Explanations and Techniques
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,840. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - English (insert language book was written in)
Punctuate with Perfection will bring you from your current level of punctuation ability to perfection. Would you like to write in a clearer, more authoritative fashion? Do you want to know exactly how to use colons, semicolons, dashes, and hyphens? This book can help you answer all these questions and more. This book is a modern guide which doesn’t get overly technical with jargon.
APA Style: Hanging Indentation
Series: Sketchnote EAP. Price: Free! Words: 670. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals, Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
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This is an e-book on how to create hanging indents using APA style. We will look at the definition, purpose and procedure of creating hanging indentation.
How to Kick Ass as a Hybrid Writer
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 66,530. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Being a hybrid writer guarantees that your writing journey will never be dull. Hybrid writers don’t stay inside the lines. On any given day, you may pen a blog post, submit an article to an editor on another continent, publish an e-book, and update your social media statuses. This book delves into issues pertinent to the modern hybrid writer, providing a blueprint on how to succeed.
Project January: A Sequel About Writing
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 80,690. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
More about writing – a sequel to Project December and another guide for writers and those thinking about writing to getting started… again, developing characters and plot, the writing process, editing and what to do when the book is finished.
Author Apocalypse: March 2017 Edition
Price: Free! Words: 2,440. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Self-Publish Your Book Without Breaking the Law As an author, it’s easy to get so caught up in writing your book that you forget the many legal issues that come with publishing. This month’s book is going to walk you through 8 important legalities that many new authors never even consider.