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The Best Writing & Self-Publishing Podcasts
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,600. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2015 by AA Productions. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
There are so many writing and self-publishing podcasts out there, all vying for your attention! How do you know which to choose? Author David Bain listens to more than 24 hours of podcasts per week and shares his research with you, with commentary and details on the top 15 free podcasts in the category. The podcasts, listed with links, should provide you with hours of happy listening!
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
Going for the Title: Creating a good title for your story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,150. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
A good title is necessary to sell your book—this brief essay discusses what makes a title “good” and how to come up with one.
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’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: You Are Not Broken!
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,590. 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.
Awesome Opening Lines 3
Series: Awesome Opening Lines, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,300. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals
Your Story Starts Here With the Third Volume of Awesome Opening Lines (A Great Value--Less than a Penny per Opening Line*!) A book’s opening line can make or break a work of fiction. Thankfully, Awesome Opening Lines volume 3 is here to help. This trusty tome includes 400 more opening lines for you to adapt and use whenever the need arises.
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: 35,060. 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.
Jumpstart Your Writing Career and Snag Paying Assignments
Price: $8.95 USD. Words: 34,180. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Business writing
If you want to be a freelance writer who snags paying assignments, this book’s for you.
Mining Ideas for Fun and Profit
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,170. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Once a popular blog, The Happy Writer is now in e-book form with over 3000 words of new material to put you on the path to the positive thinking that can take you anywhere!
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: Free! Words: 4,160. 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: $0.99 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.
Cómo Escribir y Publicar un Libro en Amazon
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 35,080. Language: Spanish. Published: July 15, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Business writing, Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
¿Estás considerando publicar un libro, pero no sabes cómo hacerlo? ¿Crees que no tienes dinero ni tiempo suficiente para publicar un libro? ¿Te parece que publicar en Amazon es un sueño inalcanzable? En "Cómo escribir y publicar un libro en Amazon" encontrarás las respuestas a todas esas interrogantes que tienes, y descubrirás que publicar un libro en Amazon es mas accesible de lo que crees.