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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!
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.
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.
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.
Thinking Theme: The Heart of the Matter
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 25,500. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2017 by Babylon Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
Why do some books linger in memory long after they are read? The key is theme, giving your story a dynamic idea that lends it power and purpose. William Bernhardt explains what theme is, how it is best revealed, and how to find the theme that, handled correctly, will distinguish your book from all the others. Bernhardt explains how your book can have a positive impact on the world.
Love Letters to Writers: Encouragement, Accountability, and Truth-Telling
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 32,670. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Creativity
A book of celebration, support, and honesty for writers of all sorts.
The Emotional Wound Thesaurus: A Writer's Guide to Psychological Trauma
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 113,030. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Root your characters in reality by giving them an authentic wound that causes difficulties and prompts them to strive for inner growth to overcome it. With its easy-to-read format and over 100 entries packed with information, The Emotional Wound Thesaurus is a crash course in psychology for creating characters that feel incredibly real to readers.
Make A Killing On Kindle 2018 Edition
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 97,680. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Playwriting, Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Ten new chapters with techniques that get you to the top of Amazon searches, lists you in 9+ categories and trains the algorithm to sell for you. Write seductive copy, discover high-sales keywords and run better promotions with proprietary systems and downloadable worksheets.
Self-publishing Unboxed
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 32,080. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: October 8, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Publishing business
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You intend to self-publish or have published a book or two. You’re not selling very well and wonder why not. You feel you should be doing something, but the thought of “marketing” gives you nightmares. You would love to start selling some books, and pay some or even all of your bills with your writing income. That is now more possible than ever. Grab a copy of this book to see how.
Mailing Lists Unboxed
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 26,070. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: October 8, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
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Self-published authors are coming to realise that a stable career is about a backlist of titles and keeping that backlist selling. Invariably, advice given by other authors includes holding promotions and lowering the price of the first book in series, or even making it free. However, few people mention one of the most powerful ways to keep your backlist selling: the author mailing list.
the Indie Author's Bible
Price: $7.69 USD. Words: 56,880. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
You wrote a book and need help breaking in? Need to know more about Indie and Traditional publishing models? Want a guided process to get your seeing your book in print? This is the book for you!
Creating Character Arcs Workbook: The Writer's Reference to Exceptional Character Development and Creative Writing
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 43,880. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Creativity
The Creating Character Arcs Workbook presents a guided approach to choosing the right type of character arc for your story, joining plot and character into a cohesive and resonant whole, and choosing stories with life-changing themes.
How to Format Your Book in Word
Price: $14.95 USD. Words: 32,070. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Colin Dunbar has given self-publishing authors the definitive guide to preparing their Word manuscript for publication. I'm recommending this book to any author who says 'How do I . . .?' for any aspect of file preparation and uploading. This book is a gem." - Sandra Beckwith, BuildBookBuzz.com
Sex For Money: How to Write, Publish and Sell Gay Erotica and M/M Erotic Romance — Second Edition
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 62,330. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2017 by Indie Erotica Collective. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Everything you need to know about becoming a gay erotica or M/M erotic romance author!
MJ Magazine August 2017— Created By Authors for Authors
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 55,890. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books, Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
The tenth issue of MJ Magazine includes Featured Authors William McCauley, Sandra Brown, E.Z. Risky and Kathy Reichs; Writing tips, and Author Interviews featuring Linda Fairstein and Walter Mosley. Readers will also enjoy regular sections like Writing Tips, Book Reviews, Fran’s Picks and a featured Short Story.