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Guia de estilo do Smashwords
Series: Smashwords Style Guide Translations. Price: Free! Words: 29,210. Language: Portuguese. Published: August 17, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
O guia de estilo do Smashwords tem ajudado milhares de autores produzir e publicar ebooks de alta qualidade. Este guia grátis oferece instruções simples, passo-a-passo para criar, formatar e publicar um ebook. É leitura obrigatória para qualquer autor que quer distribuir seus livros através do Smashwords às varejistas grandes como Apple iBooks, Barnes & Noble, Scribd, Oyster, e Kobo.
El Puente: Un Diario Complementario para Descubrir Narrativas y Memorias Personales
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,450. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2015 by Telling Our Stories Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Una guía para crear narrativas personales Arrojando luz a la conexión entre los diarios y las memorias
Writing Is Not Work: On Finding Your Voice With Creative Writing
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 19,270. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2015 by Hermit Muse Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals
From his unique perspective and experience with National Novel Writing Month, speculative fiction writer D. Anthony Brown explains how to find your voice in fiction writing. He explains what voice is, how fears and "critical voice" can stop writers cold, and the importance of attitude in storytelling.
Writers' Handbook 2016
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 208,010. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2015 by JP&A Dyson. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books, Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
The 2016 edition of firstwriter.com’s bestselling directory for writers provides details of over 1,400 literary agents, book publishers, and magazines, including revised and updated listings from the 2015 edition, and over 600 brand new entries.
Pantser’s Guide to Writing
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,580. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
For writers who don’t outline—called pantsers—it’s hard finding anything on how to write that doesn’t involve outlining. Author Linda Maye Adams, a pantser writer, cuts through some of the myths and may save you wasted time looking for solutions. In this guide, Linda Maye Adams addresses the issues that derail pantsers and also provides tips to make the writing process easier.
MJ Magazine August — Created By Authors for Authors
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 48,180. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
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This sixth issue of MJ Magazine features authors John Land, Erna Kamerman Perry, Larry D. Thompson, Robert Dugoni and Steve Shukis. Also included are articles detailing how to get your books into readers’ hands and book promotion tips, as well as book reviews, author interviews and Fran’s picks.
Realities of Self-Editing: From a Line Editor
Price: $3.69 USD. Words: 35,490. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
All the self-editing checklists in the world won't help you improve as a writer if you don't first understand what editing and self-editing are, how they work, and why they're important. "Realities of Self-Editing" is a framework for comprehending real-world self-editing, written by a line editor.
The Scribe -- Special Edition: April 2014-April 2015
Price: Free! Words: 5,860. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Literary publication for writers by the St. Louis Writers Guild
The Band 6 Formula: The Ultimate Guide to Essay Writing Success
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 21,810. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: July 29, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
This simple and easy-to-read guide will show you… Exactly how you can drastically improve marks in the English HSC. With step by step instructions, you will find out what you need to do when researching an essay, constructing a thesis and writing a high range response.
The Scribe -- July 2015
Price: Free! Words: 7,500. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
Literary publication for writers by the St. Louis Writers Guild
Three Phase Writing
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,270. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Three Phase Writing is a short, concise approach for getting started on your first novel.
The Best Poetry Exercises from Grad School (No MFA Tuition Necessary)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,640. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2015 by Unsolicited Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Poetry exercises are a smart way to develop one's "toolbox" -- but why would you want to pay $15,000-45,000 per year to get to those exercises? Our book offers poets at all levels a variety of poetry exercises designed to push you out of the comfort of your style. Not to mention, a brief selection of poetry terms are outlined.
Writing the Bestseller II: Romance and Commercial Fiction
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 28,430. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Experiencing all the ups and downs of the publishing industry isn't easy, so Writing the Bestseller II will help you not only handle the work involved, but handle it well. Learning from authors who have been in your shoes, who understand the market and genre, willingly share their tips, wisdom, and encouragement so you can also succeed.
How to Finish Your Dissertation in Six Months, Even if You Don't Know What to Write
Price: Free! Words: 4,890. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Higher, Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
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It is possible to finish your thesis in 6 months, even if you don’t know what to write or haven’t finished your research. In this short ebook, Scott Rank distills the principles that helped him go from crippling writer’s block to writing 500-1000 words a day.
How to Write a Killer Book Ending
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,400. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
You are coming to the end of your novel… DUN, Dun, dunnnnn… and now you have no idea what to write or what to do. How are you going to wrap up those loose ends in time (before the deadline of your debut novel)?
Writing Prompts & More--Ideas to Spark Creativity and End Writer's Block
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,850. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
A sequel to 201 Writing Prompts, Writing Prompts and More offers writing prompts plus lots of other routes to creativity and getting your words on the page. Four chapters of the book hold 100 new writing prompts and the remaining seven chapters invite you to explore multiple ways into stories or give you ideas to help break through writer’s block.
How to Start Writing Your Novel
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 121,510. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Creativity
A guide to aspiring novelists who know they have a story to tell but just somehow can't get it going. Using examples from his own 33 novels he shows how your intentions should shape your output - and, although there can be no rigid rules, there are principles that lead to success and practices than usually mean failure. Plus an appendix on grammar and presentation to maximise success.
Internal Dialogue: A Busy Writer's Guide
Series: Busy Writer's Guides. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 28,200. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Internal dialogue is one of the most powerful tools in a fiction writer’s arsenal. It’s also one of the least understood and most often mismanaged elements. In Internal Dialogue: A Busy Writer's Guide, you'll learn the difference between internal dialogue and narration, how to format internal dialogue, how to balance it with external action, how to use it to advance your story, and much more.
How I Sold 80,000 Books: Book Marketing for Authors (Self Publishing through Amazon and Other Retailers)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,900. 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.
Writer’s Guide to Military Culture
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,000. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
Former soldier and Desert Storm veteran Linda Maye Adams walks step-by-step to help the civilian fiction writer understand how military culture works. From enlistment to war, this book takes you on a tour of what it’s like to be a soldier without having to go through basic training yourself.