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How to Tell a Story
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 65,640. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2015 by Crossroad Press. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Drawing on Provost's proven philosophies, Rubie examines every facet of storytelling, from narrative hooks to fulfilling climaxes. Through advice, exercises, and an outstanding array of examples, you'll learn to create gripping narratives powered by strong characters. You'll discover the secrets of sequencing, of weaving subplots into rich stories, of manipulating story pace to increase conflict.
MJ Magazine March 2015 — Created By Authors for Authors
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,100. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Writers will find featured authors John Land, Erna Kamerman Perry, Larry D. Thompson, Robert Dugoni and Steve Shukis in this edition, as well as writer's workshops dealing with bringing your novel to life , getting your plot right and avoiding newbie novelist mistakes. Plus, this issue's book of the month is Karla Negger's Harbor Island.
Supercharge Your Book Description
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 7,460. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
A easy to follow step-by-step guide book for enhancing Amazon and Createspace book descriptions. Grab attention and enhance your book sales.
Confessions of a 3-Day Novelist: How to Write an Entire Book in Just 72 Hours
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Series: Indie Confessions. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,930. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2015 by Buttontapper Press. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Want to write your books faster? Learn the tricks that bestselling authors use to succeed! In this book you'll learn: * How to write an entire book, from start to finish, in just three days; * How to outline your story to achieve success; * What you'll need to write your book in just 72 hours; Plus plenty of tricks and tips for writing faster, smarter, and harder.
A Jumble of 500+ Writing Prompts
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,930. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
An E-book Jumble of 500+ Writing Prompts is a book full of simple writing prompts purposefully set out of order so that each day of writing starts fresh with a new idea. These prompts can be used for stories, poetry, journal reflections, art, or word play. Unlike some writing prompt books, these prompts entrust writers with creative freedom.
How to write a bestselling novel!
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 15,820. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
There are seven parts included in the book! The book focuses on creative writing rather on the practical aspects of the process towards getting published, it´s the no 1 formula in how to write a bestseller. Each part is tailor-made with coursework to teach you some of all the aspects of fiction writing. The goal is to help you find your unique language and storytelling mode, whichever genre.
THE BRIGHT BOOK IDEA: The string of book ideas that sell better than anything else
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Price: Free! Words: 11,020. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
This method of getting book ideas, compared to other methods, is like comparing the fish a single angler catches to what a fishing trawler does. Don't get poor results with one idea. Easily come up with a string of subjects that will give you far better results.
Creative Confidence:How To Unleash Your Confidence & Easily Write 3000 Words Without Writer's Block Box Set
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Series: The Blokehead Success Series. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 17,740. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2015 by Yap Kee Chong. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Creativity
The thing about creativity is that it really exists in virtually everything. Many times, people have the misconception that creativity only exists in artistic endeavors such as music, writing or painting. However, that could not be further from the truth. In actuality, creativity exists in almost everything. Grab the box set to know more!
Mega Prompt Book: 600 Prompts To Get You Writing
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,220. Language: American English. Published: January 20, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
The Mega Prompt Book is a book for all writers of every genre. It includes over 600 writing prompts and the articles "40 Ways to Beat Writers Block" and "7 Obstacles to Writing and How to Overcome Them."
11 Tips For New Writers
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Price: Free! Words: 10,610. Language: American English. Published: January 20, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
The goal of writing fiction should be to tell a story so compelling the reader has a hard time putting the book down. Over the course of eight years and forty-six romances, Ruth Ann Nordin has picked up some practical tips for improving the storytelling craft. Topics included in this short book are genre, character, setting, backstory, point of view, and encouragement.
Writing in the Age of Narcissism
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 16,950. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
This essay traces how the narcissism epidemic affects writers, including our gestures of post-modernism and irony, and proposes an alternative way to be a more positive writer, critic and reader.
The Synopsis Treasury
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 95,390. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2015 by WordFire Press. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
A collection of actual story submissions to publishers by grandmasters, Hugo and Nebula award winners, international bestsellers and rising stars of science fiction and fantasy, including H.G. Wells, Jack Williamson, Andre Norton, Robert A. Heinlein, James Gunn, Frank Herbert, Ben Bova, Piers Anthony, Michael Bishop, Joe Haldeman, Terry Brooks, and more!
Journaling: The Super Easy Five Minute Basics To Journaling Like A Pro In 30 Days
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Series: The Blokehead Success Series. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,950. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2015 by Yap Kee Chong. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Keeping a journal is a very useful path towards self-improvement. However, this is only when journaling becomes a habit, and not something that is done just once. Essentially, journaling works its wonders because the habit “forces” people to spend time on themselves. Turning your attention to your own thoughts creates a therapeutic activity, giving you time to reflect and heal.
Evernote for Writers
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,160. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Will Evernote help you write a novel? How about a screenplay? Best selling author Clint Morey tells how he uses Evernote in his writing.
397 Journal Writing Prompts & Ideas : Your Secret Checklist To Journaling Like A Super Pro In Five Minute
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Series: The Blokehead Success Series. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 9,110. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2015 by Yap Kee Chong. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Journaling is basically the act of recording your thoughts and feelings by jotting them down on a daily basis. This art has been around for hundreds of years now, and has been used by most people as a means to relieve stress and express themselves. Get the book for more journaling tips and prompts now!
The Freelance Writer's Handbook
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 62,350. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2015 by Crossroad Press. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Because of his entertaining style, the late Gary Provost was one of the nations leading and most beloved writing instructors. A sought-after speaker, consultant, and celebrity biographer, Provost the writers writer authored thousands of articles and columns, and dozens of books covering most every genre. This book, while somewhat dated, is filled with advice, stylistic wisdom & techniques.
Effective Writing
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,590. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
The ability to communicate effectively in writing is a requirement of many career paths and a great advantage to have. This helpful guide, written by well-published author, Dr Neil Thompson offers an excellent foundation for building your writing skills. This is an ideal resource for anyone who needs to get their message across in writing.
Authors Unchained: Some Rules Were Made to be Broken
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 27,790. Language: American English. Published: January 9, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
As an author, have you ever had "rules" shoved down your throat?
Story Sensei Characterization Worksheet
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,420. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Use these lessons and steps to create memorable, three-dimensional characters.
The Complete Article Writer: How To Write Magazine Articles
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Price: $4.55 USD. Words: 60,090. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
The Complete Article Writer shows you how to get from a potential article idea to a finished, publishable article, written for a specific readership. It looks at: article ideas: generating ideas and maximising their potential; magazine analysis: identifying your potential readers; article structure; creativity: adding interest and sparkle to your article; and pitching: how to sell your idea first.