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The Writer's Lexicon Volume II: More Descriptions, Overused Words, and Taboos
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 55,330. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Words lists, Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Writing should grab—and hold—a reader's attention. Mistakes hinder believable characters and memorable stories, but the right advice makes those mistakes easy to fix. This book provides the resources that enable writers to create words that leap from the page into readers' imagination. It's the reference every writer and poet should own.
Fiction Builder! Outlining and Plotting your Novel in Three Constructive Steps
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,790. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2018 by FTK Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Creativity
Are you always getting stuck in the middle when writing a story? Are those endless rewrites giving you a headache? Or are you struggling to put all your different story ideas together? In Fiction Builder! Eva Kattz and Maria Staal show you a way out of the most common writer traps and put the fun back into writing. If you’re ready to unleash your inner plot-machine, this book is for you.
How to Write a Bestseller, No Mistakes Writing, Volume II
Series: No Mistakes Writing. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 46,830. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Before you put your book up for sale, before you even finish writing, you should read this book. Find out what you're doing wrong, and what you're doing right. Discover why character development and editing are everything. And learn to make your readers laugh and cry.
Verbalize: Bring Stories to Life & Life to Stories
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 74,790. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2018 by Evil Mastermind, LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals
Verbalize presents new characterization and story-planning methods that jumpstart drafting, crafting, revision, and pitching. Blast past overused tics and types with storycraft that busts your ruts and awes your audience. Whether you like to wing it or bring it, Verbalize offers a fresh set of user-friendly tools to populate your pages and lay the foundations of unforgettable genre fiction
Q & A for Science Fiction Writers
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 102,090. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2018 by WordFire Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
More great answers from a science fiction master! New & hopeful writers pose questions to Resnick, who offers sage and witty advice, backed up by his many years of experience in the field. According to Locus he is the all-time leading award winner for short fiction in the genre; he has also edited 2 major magazines and 42 anthologies. There is no better source for answers and advice in the field.
Finding the Funny Fast: How to Create Quick Humor to Connect with Clients, Coworkers and Crowds
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 22,020. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire, Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Add humor to your communications fast, even if you’re not a comedian! This book is for anyone who just wants to add a little humor to their speeches, blogs or pretty much any other verbal or written communication. It’s a fast resource from a professional comedy writer and comedian. Don’t be boring! You can do this!
World Building Worksheets: A Companion to The Ultimate World Building Book
Price: Free! Words: 3,360. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2018 by Schreyer Ink Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Creativity
A series of worksheets, with samples, for use in the creation of characters, cultures, and settings. Includes an extensive character interview. The Ultimate World Building Book is now available as a paperback and can be ordered online.
Reasons for Not Writing & How to Overcome Them
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 30,880. Language: English (New Zealand dialect). Published: February 18, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Creativity
Of all the creative arts, writing a book is both deceptively easy and surprisingly difficult. There are plenty of How To guides about creative writing, but precious few deal with the actual day to day process of becoming and being a writer. This practical, self-help guide is an exception that will unlock your potential, your creativity and genius.
Chapter One Workbook
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 3,540. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Do you need to organize your writing? Want some ideas on how to structure your book or develop characters for your novel? This workbook is full of great worksheets that will get you moving on that novel you’ve been wanting to finish/get started on/organize. Some are the same or similar to those found in the text book version of this book. Some are entirely new. All of them will help you.
50+ Writing Markets and Resources To Land More Clients and Skyrocket Your Income
Price: Free! Words: 5,680. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books, Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
There are over 200 links included in this book that will take you straight to the resources professional freelance writers use to find new clients, land assignments from editors, and line up recurring work. Use them to shake up your marketing with a new (effective) strategy so you can land steady, well-paid writing work - whenever you want!
The Children's Writer's Guide 2
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,280. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Writing, Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
The Children’s Writer’s Guide 2 explores the writing process, examining topics such as developing memorable characters, creating effective dialogue, the importance of book covers, the value of blogging, age levels and appropriate content for books for children and young adults, networking, and the process of submitting your work to publishing houses.
Before You Write
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,430. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
A compact guide to help set up a structured writing project.
The Intuitive Writer: Write with Inspiration
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,740. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
For writers who wish to tap into their intuitive spirit, elevate their game and infuse their work with little bits of brilliance, the journey begins here with "The Intuitive Writer: Write with Inspiration."
The Innovative Writer: Write with Imagination
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,420. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
"The Innovative Writer: Write with Imagination" offers new and veteran writers tips and information for infusing their work with energy and ingenuity.
The Insistent Writer: Write for a Breakthrough
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,410. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
"The Insistent Writer: Write for a Breakthrough" explores the stories of other writers who have believed and achieved their way to writing success and offers tangible tips and information for those wishing to overcome their own writing challenges.
Write a Book in 4 Weeks
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,210. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2017 by Richter Publishing LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals, Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
This guide book shot up to Best Seller status once it was released in the audio version. Get the ground breaking tips in a short, easy to read manual to help you write YOUR own Best Seller! I have broken down the complex writing process into an easy to follow streamlined process for anyone to write a book in four weeks. It just takes discipline to stay on track.
How to Hide Clues in a Story
Series: The Busy Author's Guide, Book 13. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,250. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals
Learn how to drop clues and secrets and to divers attention from those clues and secrets. This book includes examples from J.K. Rowling’s Harry Potter series and George R.R. Martin’s A Song of Ice and Fire series to illustrate these techniques.
Autopsies (Forensics for Fiction)
Series: Forensics for Fiction. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 37,360. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2017 by Evil Mastermind, LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Law » Forensic Science
Autopsies is a user-friendly, illustrated reference that digs into all things posthumous and postmortem. Whether you're writing about dissection or resurrection, this guidebook covers it all from cadaver to slab as an easy-to-understand resource for dead-on storytelling.
Sell Your Sex: How To Market Your Erotica And Romance Book On Social Media
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 68,480. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2017 by Indie Erotica Collective. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Learn insider tips to selling your erotica and romance books on social media.
Writers Workshop of Science Fiction and Fantasy
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 67,860. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2017 by Seventh Star Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Writers Workshop of Science Fiction and Fantasy is a collection of essays and interviews by and with many of the movers-and-shakers in the industry. Each contributor covers the specific element of craft he or she excels in.