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Climbing Up to Kaboom: Story structure points 7 & 8
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 770. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Discusses the 7th & 8th points of novel structure: the ramp-up to the climax, and the dark moment.
The 33 Worst Mistakes Writers Make About Dogs
Series: 33 Worst Mistakes for Writers, Book 6. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,830. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2012 by A Conspiracy of Authors. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
From the Introduction: Writers – and people in general – make many of the mistakes they do about dogs not because they know nothing about them, but because so much of the cultural knowledge we possess is false. Myths about animals abound, and it seems the more important the animal is to humanity, the more myths it will generate. . . .
World Building 101
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,820. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2012 by Bards and Sages Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Originally designed for a seminar conducted by author and game designer Julie Ann Dawson at Suny College, World Building 101 provides both writers and RPG designers with an easy-to-follow process through which to create a functional and believable setting.
Dollars and Deadlines' 7 Biggest Mistakes POD Authors Make--and How to Avoid Them
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 3,280. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Publishing business, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Publishing business
This book is for the author who wants to be an informed consumer when it comes to POD and understanding how the POD publishing process works. I’m not a POD publisher and have no financial stake in what route you choose—I’m talking to you as author to soon-to-be author. After reading this e-book, you’ll know what to ask and what to consider before publishing a POD book.
Books: Tips, Stories, & Advice on Writing, Publishing, & Promoting
Price: $7.97 USD. Words: 30,380. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Scores of successful published authors reveal the inside secrets to their achievement. You will discover •38 Tips on how to write •11 Tips on why you should write •4 Tips on why your project should be a book •21 Tips on what to write •7 Tips on doing research •9 Tips for building your book •3 Tips on Copyright •10 Tips for finding the right agent or publisher •6 Tips on book promo
Brainstorming with Writing Prompts
Price: Free! Words: 920. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Demonstrates how-to use the free automated writing prompts from Plagerize.Me to brainstorm your next story using a randomly generated set of writing prompts.
201 Writing Prompts
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,800. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
201 Writing Prompts is a fun and challenging collection of writing starters designed to spark your creativity and end writer's block.
You've Decided to be a Writer, Now What?
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 16,490. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Professional development, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Professional development
You’ve Decided to be a Writer, Now What? is your blueprint to your new life as a writer. I’ll take you through the basics of writing a story and the technical stuff. We’ll learn the nuts and bolts of the writer’s life and familiarize you with the business end of writing. Congratulations on taking your first step to becoming a writer. It’s a fun and exciting journey.
Out Of Thin Air
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 22,740. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
A fun, exciting book for new and young writers looking for tips and helps on the writing process and offering a section of links to sites for writers with general helps, reference sties, blogs for writers, contests, fun sites, free stuff for writers and more.
The 3 Hour Term Paper
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 4,410. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study skills, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study skills
This book teaches you how to easily write daunting term papers in a short amount of time. With the systems taught in this book, you will be able to research your topics in a rapid fashion and to produce your term papers in just a matter of a couple of hours. Also this book will help you find reliable sources and to find someone to help you with the research & writing of your paper.
The Intentional Writer: a writer's guide to goals
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,300. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2012 by Sunlight Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
The intentional writer is one who can turn their writing dreams into goals and their goals into realities. This is a focused guide on how to analyse your own strengths and weaknesses and use them to develop strategies that will bring you to success.
Nudged by Quotes
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,490. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Whether you write poetry, fiction, blog posts, or journal entries, you'll find inspiration in these prompts, or "nudges." Using quotes by famous poets such as Pope, Tennyson, and Longfellow as starting points, each original nudge encourages writers to answer questions, devise scenarios, or examine dilemmas to get the words flowing.
Two Year Novel Course: Set 4 (Outlines)
Series: 2YN: The Two Year Novel Course, Book 4. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 24,970. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2012 by A Conspiracy of Authors. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
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The creation of an outline is far more about content and intent than about shape. Learn the various ways to approach outlines and what type might work for you.
The 30 Day Novel Trilogy: Plot, First Pages, Backstory
Price: $7.50 USD. Words: 21,100. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Novels not selling? It's probably not your fault. Most of what you've been taught about writing a novel is wrong. Get all three best-selling 30 Day Novel books in one! These practical examples dissected for you to use, checklists and explanations on the three most critical skill sets you need will help you write novels that sell.
Nail Your Novel: Why Writers Abandon Books And How You Can Draft, Fix and Finish With Confidence
Price: $6.93 USD. Words: 36,090. Language: British English. Published: July 15, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
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Most writing books make you wade through lengthy screeds about character, plot, theme and whatever. That’s all necessary but how do you make this into a novel? And what if you need to unravel your structure, strip out back story, sort out how many Tuesdays are in a week? How do you see the needles in the haystacks? This book holds your hand. Read a bit, do as it says... until 'The End'
The 33 Worst Mistakes Writers Make About Mother Nature
Series: 33 Worst Mistakes for Writers, Book 5. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,920. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2012 by A Conspiracy of Authors. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
This book is not just about mistakes writers make but about things they tend to neglect. However it will not tell you "How To" create a world. That is still up to you but the most important point is to create an abundance of living beings and all they need to survive in a believable way.
The 33 Worst Mistakes Writers Make About San Francisco
Series: 33 Worst Mistakes for Writers, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,240. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2012 by A Conspiracy of Authors. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
San Francisco is beautiful, some parts of it can be unexpectedly dangerous, and the atmosphere has always been electric with new ideas. Those of us who love the city often have a fierce appetite for information about it and we love to read books set here. The pleasure turns to exasperation when a book or movie set in San Francisco gets the basic details wrong.
The Scribe - Summer 2012
Price: Free! Words: 5,680. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Literary publication for writers, by writers
How to Write Sensual Love Scenes
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 21,640. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
How to Write Sensual Love Scenes is the third ebook in the series, The Secrets to Getting Your Romance Novel Published. Written by Adrienne deWolfe, winner of the Best Historical Romance of the Year Award, this ebook describes how to put the sizzle in kiss scenes and love scenes; how to master the suspense technique known as sexual tension; and the bestseller's secret for writing love scenes.
7 Critical Mistakes Writers Make (And How to Avoid Them)
Price: Free! Words: 2,990. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
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7 mistakes that can derail a writer's career, with advice on how to avoid them. This 3,000 word report will help any writer get--and stay--on track.