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How to Write Better
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,990. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
The advice in this book was gleaned from four years of Writer's Digest articles, from 1998 to 2001. At that time I was incarcerated and, unable to keep the magazines with me, I took to condensing the advice onto notepaper.
Writing Through the Year (Winter)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,680. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Your life is an adventure. Every morning you wake up and anything at all might happen! You can set off on a journey, speak your mind, buy something, sell something, look at a painting, take a walk, be chased by a wild boar … the possibilities are endless. As a writer, you know this is true. You imagine experiences with the soul of an adventurer.
The 33 Worst Mistakes Writers Make About Russia
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Series: 33 Worst Mistakes for Writers, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 46,210. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2012 by A Conspiracy of Authors. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
(5.00 from 1 review)
Are you ready to abandon the stereotypes of the Cold War and look at the real Russia? Open your eyes to the exciting and fascinating facts that make this setting a favorite with writers. With this book, you can Write It Right.
How To Write Your Own Zombie Novel
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,900. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
There are a lot of things to consider before writing your own novel. ANY Novel. There’s the choice of writing medium, what tense or POV to use, plot ideas, storylines, character names, to what degree to employ violence, humor, sex etc. ANY novel is bad enough. But you have so many EXTRA things to consider just for the Zombie genre. You need HELP, and it begins here.
Two Year Novel Course: Set 2 (Characters)
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Series: 2YN: The Two Year Novel Course, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,860. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2012 by A Conspiracy of Authors. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
The second set of the 2YN classes takes you through the work of creating characters who will best represent what you want in your story.
Giornalista 2.0
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,750. Language: Italian. Published: January 8, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Giornalista 2.0 - Le 5w con aggiunta di vitamina C Ti piacerebbe scoprire i segreti del giornalismo online? Vorresti conoscere tutte le strategie in breve tempo? Immagina se anche tu potessi muoverti con disinvoltura tra i nuovi linguaggi della rete. Con questa guida pratica e veloce riuscirai ad imparare in pochi minuti le principali tecniche che si nascondono dietro il giornalismo online.
Show and Tell: Secrets to Improve Your Writing
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,790. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
"You definitely added more tools to my writing toolbox...Thank you!" -- Genene Valleau "You gave valuable info regarding the use of telling and showing and now better understand when to use them in my writing." -- Gerry Jove
100 Web Sites for Fiction Writers
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 36,060. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
With the advent of digital publishing, more and more people are turning to writing as a hobby and as a way to make a living. But where to start? Beginning writers, especially fiction writers, often have a lot of questions. To help answer those questions, author Ty Johnston has scoured the Web for 100 sites that can be of help to fiction writers.
The Craft of Writing Science Fiction that Sells
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 76,530. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2011 by ReAnimus Press. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Learn how to write SF from the master! Ben Bova, best-selling author and six-time Hugo Award winner for Best Editor explains step by step all the elements you need to write profesionally selling science fiction.
Write Compelling Fiction
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Series: Non Fiction, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,900. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
L. J. Martin is the acclaimed author of 30 works from Bantam, Avon, Pinnacle, and his own Wolfpack Productions. WRITE COMPELLING FICTON is a how-to book for writers who want to be published or to improve their writing. It's a compilation of writing tricks and tactics to get the reader involved, and to create a can't-put-it-down work, a compelling work.
What Makes A Writer A Writer? An Exploration in Asking and Answering This Question.
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,260. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
A writer is often defined as "anyone who writes". This study initiates a discussion to refine what it means to be a writer—because being a writer is more than just being someone who writes. Interviews and analysis found that there were twenty identifiable attributes for writers that go beyond just writing and confirm that the simple act of writing does not make one a writer.
Two Year Novel Course: Set 1 (Basics)
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Series: 2YN: The Two Year Novel Course, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,670. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2011 by A Conspiracy of Authors. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Start your novel off right with this set of five classes to help expand on your initial idea and begin creating story goals.
Write Hard: Prompts, Prods, and Pep-Talks for Writers
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,810. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Nobody said writing fiction was going to be easy. Take chances, make the courageous, daring choice. Write hard. No one wants to read another version of what's come before. No one wants the same thing, warmed over, and served cold. This is a time to be bold and foolish with your writing; you just might like the outcome.
So You Don't Have Time
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Price: Free! Words: 2,870. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
You want to write. Specifically you want to write short stories. But you don't know how, you've tried before and the result was disappointing. You don't have time. This short chapbook will walk you through the basic steps of writing short stories, and with only limited amounts of time. It contains the lessons I've learned from my past ten years of writing experience.
The Character Book
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 43,980. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Formerly "What Car Would Hamlet Drive" "The first big thing that hit me ... is a specific talent that Joan has as a writer that I've rarely seen... Throughout the book we're presented with several characters who have contracted the anthrax virus through one means or another. In a matter of a few short paragraphs, Joan was able to make me care about those characters. - Literary Litter Review
The 33 Worst Mistakes Writers Make About Courtroom Law
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Series: 33 Worst Mistakes for Writers, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,680. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2011 by A Conspiracy of Authors. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Writers often stray from the reality of the legal system because we think we know about the law from watching television and movies and reading mystery novels. Unfortunately many dramatizations of criminal investigations and legal proceedings more closely resemble The Three Stooges slapstick reel Disorder in the Court than any real world legal proceeding.
Writing at Work: A Quick and Easy Guide to Grammar and Effective Business Writing
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 13,790. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Would you like to be more confident about language, grammar, punctuation and spelling? Do you want to write better emails, letters, leaflets and reports to improve sales, customer satisfaction and internal communications? Writing at Work will boost your writing confidence and get you and your business communicating more successfully.
365 Writing Prompts for Writers
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 13,760. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
This follow-up to the popular e-book 365 Prompts to Kickstart Your Writing features writing prompts geared for writers. Interspaced between prompts that are appropriate for anyone, every third prompt deals with some aspect about writing.
Barefoot Bloggers - Write to Save the Planet
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Price: $18.00 USD. Words: 38,380. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Green your world with the written word – here’s how! BAREFOOT BLOGGERS is first ever start-up guide of its kind made to launch your green writing career. Built for both business and non-profit writers, get secrets and tips from some of the world’s most successful green bloggers at Green Prophet, Greentech Media, TreeHugger, the Huffington Post and the Sierra Club.
From Pen to Page
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,750. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
This book is for the aspiring author...the dreamer. If you toy with the idea of being published, the book for you is… FROM PEN TO PAGE Get a good overview of the writing life, complete with tips, step-by-step instructions, and encouragement. Move ideas from your brain to paper to finished work. So put your Pen to Page and take control of your writing future.