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How to Write Well
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,100. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Your writing often forms the first impression, and you only get one chance to make it. When writing, we send a message about ourselves. Michael Stover has distilled over 10 years of writing and editing experience into one easy-to-read work that you will refer to again and again. Learn from his simple lessons and realize marked improvement in your writing after just the first 30 minutes!
The Scribe August 2016
Price: Free! Words: 3,060. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Literary publication of the St. Louis Writers Guild
Where is My Inkpot?
Series: Words To Elate. Price: Free! Words: 14,250. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Big Valchi suddenly has something in mind that he thinks he should get down onto paper, he scrambles for a scratchpad, unfortunately he finds none, what's available on sight is only a tattered old piece of scroll turned brown from aging, he finds a pen, he scribbles a few words with it, when it quickly runs out of ink, he hurriedly tries to put his table in order as he thinks out these words, "the
10,000+ Book Titles: A Massive List of Titles to Inspire You
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 31,930. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
When searching for a title for your book, nothing stirs the creative juices like a list of existing book titles to get your brain thinking. Or if you are looking for names for your pieces of art, articles, or other works, scroll through this list of over 10,000 book titles. I hope this list inspires your next creative project!
Midpoint Magic: How to Swing Your Screenplay or Novel in a New Direction and Say Good-Bye to Sagging Story Middles That Put Audiences to Sleep
Series: Story Structure Essentials. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 48,360. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Screenwriting, Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Story middles. Nightmare. You’ve got a lot of pages to fill…and only 1 thing to fill them with (your hero’s repeated attempts to achieve his goal). Without a plan, you’ll end up with a monotonous snooze fest. Buy this guide, learn 8 specific ways to zap the monotony (plus, the plot point that can take your story to the next level)…and say good-bye to sagging middles that put audiences to sleep!
31 Days of Purpose: Inspiration for Your Writing Journey Volume 2
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 11,700. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Reference » Quotations
Do you feel as if you're slogging through your writing journey without a clear sense of purpose? Would it help have an experienced voice in your ear encouraging you to stay on track with what matters most to you? Developed from the Inspiration for Your Writing Journey livestream broadcasts, this book is packed with quotes and insight to help you find and focus your message and writing purpose.
Blood Spatter (Forensics for Fiction)
Series: Forensics for Fiction. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 27,910. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2016 by Evil Mastermind, LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Law » Forensic Science
Blood Spatter offers authors an accurate and accessible gateway into the world of blood analysis. This illustrated guidebook offers a one-stop, easy-to-understand reference for writing a bloody good story. Geoff Symon draws from his 20 years’ experience and expertise as a forensic investigator to cover real-world procedures and practices of crime and its investigation for writers of all genres.
The Short and Long of It
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 45,140. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2016 by JMS Books LLC Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
Are you now or have you ever been a writer of short fiction? Do you long to s-t-r-e-t-c-h those 55ers, flash pieces, and short-shorts into longer publishable work? If so, The Short and Long of It is for you. Award-winning short fiction writer, Paul Alan Fahey, shows you how to expand and adapt these pieces into plays, short stories, novellas, and novels pitch perfect for the e-age.
Writers' Handbook 2017
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 217,310. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2016 by JP&A Dyson. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books, Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
The 2017 edition of’s bestselling directory for writers is the perfect book for anyone searching for literary agents, book publishers, or magazines. It contains over 1,300 listings, including revised and updated listings from the 2016 edition, and over 500 brand new entries.
Novel Notes: 30 Days ~ 30 Chapters
Series: 30-Day Novel, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,920. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2016 by Riverstone Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Creativity
Novel Notes invites you into the magic inside your mind and shows you how to make the writing magic happen. It encourages you to bring forth and listen to all your totally wonderful, magnificent novel ideas that your muse whispers inside your mind and your imagination and turn them into a 50,000-word novel written in thirty days.
Maximum Impact - Writing Short: Say More With Less: Condense the Essence & Leave 'em Satisfied
Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 9,700. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2016 by Eliza March. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
Editor and Writing Coach, Maureen F. Sevilla also writing as Eliza March shares ten years of experience. Learn to condense the essence of your work for Maximum Impact. Those same suggestions, when used in reverse, can help strengthen and lengthen your work, too.
Comment écrire un livre critique
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,790. Language: Canadian French. Published: August 8, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Les critiques de livres. Si vous cherchez à vous lancer dans l'écriture de livres c'est un excellent endroit pour commencer. Ils vous apprendre beaucoup sur le style et le développement du caractère.
How To Write A Book Review
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,710. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Writing a book review is not as difficult as you might believe.
Pen Stroke: A Novel Journey
Series: 30-Day Novel, Book 4. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 94,400. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2016 by Riverstone Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Visionary & metaphysical, Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Mocha Latte is doing research for her new novel—Maui Magic—and decides she has to go to Maui to meet a real kahuna and get first-hand knowledge. Offers a metaphysical mix of a novel-writing journey, some time morphing, the magic of wishes, the reality of imagination, and a kahuna quest.
Fixing Fiction Essentials
Price: Free! Words: 9,500. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Welcome, beginning writer, to the exciting world of fiction! All right, fun time's over. Now you're ready to fight against the most common blunders of the first-time fiction writer. Learn to avoid sins of style and crimes of content, then stock up on a bunch of best practices. This book won't make you a great writer, but it will equip you with the knowledge you need to improve.
How To Be An Author Vol 1
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 35,910. Language: British English. Published: August 3, 2016 by BewleyBooks. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Literature
This book will take you through the steps from being a writer to becoming an accomplished and published author. Follow the chapters in easy to read style and you'll get that manuscript out of the drawer onto a publisher's PC and possibly in print form in no time at all.
How to Write Fiction: Busy Writer's Guides Set 1
Series: Busy Writer's Guides. Price: $12.99 USD. Words: 68,120. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Three popular writing craft books are now available together. When you master showing and telling, deep point of view, and internal dialogue, you'll create vivid fiction that engages your reader emotionally. The books in this set put writing craft techniques into plain language alongside examples, so you can see how it all looks in practice, and combines it with practical exercises.
Grassroots Journalism update
Price: Free! Words: 4,150. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
This is an update to my book Grassroots Journalism, which is available at your local public library via inter-library loan, at your nearest locally-owned bookstore, or at
The Indie Writer's Philosophy
Series: Publishing Gold: Step-by-Step Guides for Success In Your Writing Career. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,290. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2016 by Heart Ally Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Being a writer is serious business. You're selling more than a book. You're selling yourself as a writer. Learn strategies for creating your unique brand, and an experimental mindset that will keep you on track through the roller coaster ride of the industry.
A Writer's Guide to Harry Potter
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 85,490. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2016 by Lisa London. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Author of blog and international speaker, S.P. Sipal, charms both fans and writers with her insight into the techniques which brought Rowling’s magical world to life. This fifth-anniversary edition has been completely updated and expanded to include Harry Potter and the Cursed Child and the upcoming film trilogy, Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them.