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Deep Point of View by Marcy Kennedy
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 32,370. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Do you want readers to be so caught up in your book that they forget they’re reading? Then you need deep POV. Deep POV places the reader inside of our characters—hearing their thoughts, feeling their emotions, and living the story through them. In Deep Point of View: A Busy Writer's Guide, you'll learn specific, practical things you can do to take your fiction to the next level with deep POV.
Writing the Character-Driven Story by Harvey Stanbrough
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 17,320. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2016 by FrostProof808. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
All good fiction is character-driven. Learn where to get story ideas and how to write a hook and an opening. Learn how to write captivating settings, scenes and endings. Replete with examples and containing two extremely important writing exercises, this concise book is all you need if you want to learn to write character-driven fiction.
Perfecting Your Story by Susan Palmquist
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,560. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Have you finally finished your manuscript? Has your manuscript been rejected? Looking to polish the story you completed during NaNoWriMo? Or maybe you’re thinking about writing a story and need some tips on how to make yours close to perfection? In this easy to follow book, author and writing coach, Susan Palmquist, offers you all the essentials of writing a great novel.
5 Secrets of Story Structure: How to Write a Novel That Stands Out by K.M. Weiland
Price: Free! Words: 12,100. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Creativity
If you’ve read all the books on story structure and concluded there has to be more to it than just three acts and a couple of plot points, then you’re absolutely right! It’s time to notch up your writing education from “basic” to “black belt.” Internationally published author K.M. Weiland shares five “secret” techniques of advanced story structure.
The 10 Commandments for Writing Bestsellers by Amit Offir
Price: Free! Words: 9,020. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
If you want to publish books you must read this book even before you start! If you have already published a book - you must also read it because it will help you sell more books for sure!
Creating Literary Stories: A Fiction Writer’s Guide by William H. Coles
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 31,420. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
An essential guide for every writer of fiction. Learn: Character, Narration, Structure, Dialogue, Point of View, Writing in Scene, Drama (Conflict-Action-Resolution), Humor, Revision
Writing Day In and Day Out: Living a Practice of Words by Andi Cumbo-Floyd
Price: Free! Words: 10,030. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
In this intimate volume, Cumbo-Floyd tells about her own writing practice, shares suggestions - but never rules - for how you might find a way to more words in your daily life, and offers encouragement for the days when writing seems to be too far away or too painful.
Writing Your First Romance Novel by Susan Palmquist
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,000. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
In this e-book you’ll find tips on- Finding the right romance sub-genre for you How to plot your story Creating memorable characters How to tell if the right characters are telling your story How to control the pacing of your story How to write top-notch dialogue every time you write How to submit your finished manuscript
The Critique Survival Guide by Ian S. Bott
Price: Free! Words: 14,690. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
Even amongst friends a detailed critique can be hard to take, but blunt and honest critiques are a necessary growth pain for any writer. Venturing into the anonymous jungle of online critique groups in search of tough love is both terrifying and exponentially rewarding. The Critique Survival Guide shares practical tips for surviving - and thriving on - the harshest of critiquing experiences.
The Wealthy Health Copywriter: How to Earn $13,000 for Every Sales Letter You Write by Nick Daniel
Price: Free! Words: 34,330. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Marketing / direct, Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
The Wealthy Health Copywriter reveals more than 117 'insider' copywriting secrets for writing stunning sales letters, by a leading direct response copywriter. It's packed with dozens of real examples from winning copy, fully analyzed and explained. Designed to help copywriters achieve the highest level of copywriting in a fast-growing niche. Amazon #1 best-seller with only 5 star reviews.
Clandestine Secrets Of A Highly Published Author by James C. Tanner
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 14,320. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books, Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Clandestine Secrets Of A Highly Published Author shares insider insights into the writing and publishing experience. Topics include: how to find topics that sell; the secret to starting a best seller; the upside of rejection letters; dealing with publishers -- the secret of knowing who; the 3 core ideas or concepts that are found in every successful book; how to get the best payment advance.
How to Market Your Books Without Spending a Dime by Prasenjeet Kumar
Series: How to Self-Publish Without Spending a Dime. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 40,490. Language: British English. Published: January 14, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Marketing / direct, Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Finally a Book on Marketing that cuts out the Fluff and Focuses only on the Essentials. From Prasenjeet Kumar, the #1 Best Selling Author of “Self-Publishing Without Spending A Dime” series of books, comes a book that after discussing threadbare all the fluff and jargon that marketing gurus spout establishes why ‘less is always more’.
The Children’s Writer’s Guide by Simon Rose
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 26,990. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Writing, Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
The Children’s Writer’s Guide examines working as an author for children and young adults. Topics include getting started as a writer, dealing with writer’s block, where ideas come from, choosing names for characters, the importance of revision, writing science fiction and fantasy, the use of magic in stories for children, author visits to schools and libraries, and marketing and promotion.
The Paperwork Revolution: A Manifesto for English Instructors by Jean Reynolds
Price: Free! Words: 5,010. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching methods & materials / language arts, Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
It's time for a revolution, says longtime English instructor Jean Reynolds. English instructors need to do less paperwork, and students need to do more learning. This provocative paper offers strategies to empower students to take ownership of their learning under the guidance of instructors who act as coaches and resources rather than paperwork machines.
Go For The Knockout: Writing Action And Fight Scenes by Hilari Bell
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,770. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Fight and action scenes are among the hardest to bring off—this brief essay discusses tips and tricks for bringing an action scene alive for your readers.
What Your English Teacher Didn't Tell You: Showcase Yourself through Your Writing by Jean Reynolds
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 74,310. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Confidence and self-esteem
I’m a longtime English teacher, consultant, editor, and professional writer. Many people have told me they yearn to write, but they don't have time for an intensive course in English grammar. They’re always astonished when I tell them there’s an easier road to skillful writing. It's all about knowing how to showcase your ideas, experiences, and knowledge. This book will show you how to do it.
Paper Hearts, Volume 2: Some Publishing Advice by Beth Revis
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 62,650. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
After you've written the book, you need PAPER HEARTS to help you get it published.
How Not To Write A Book by Chris Newton
Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 50,870. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2015 by Memoirs Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Asked to name their ideal job, more people in the UK say they would like to be an author than anything else. Yet with over two million books published worldwide, the competition is fierce. As editor in chief of a successful self-publishing house, Chris Newton spends most of his waking hours editing and he knows all about how books can be put right