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Clandestine Secrets Of A Highly Published Author
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.
The Paperwork Revolution: A Manifesto for English Instructors
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
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.
The Scribe--December 2015
Price: Free! Words: 4,800. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
Literary publication for writers by the St. Louis Writers Guild
Nail Your Novel Instant Fix: 100 Tips For Fascinating Characters
Price: Free! Words: 2,660. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching methods & materials / language arts
Troubleshooting your fictional characters? Inventing a new person for your novel? This on-the-go checklist will help you hit the ground running. More than 100 tips from an expert editor, fiction ghostwriter and writing coach whose sales exceed 4 million copies. 'Nail Your Novel is like a personal session with a writing mentor.'
Love Stories: Writing a Romance Novella in Thirty Days or Less
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 18,080. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
This book teaches you how to write an effective and engaging romance novella in a few short weeks. Learn the seven milestones that every novella must have, the difference between a novella and a novel. Includes a step-by-step method, a schedule, tips and tricks, as well as pitfalls to avoid. You will be able to consistently create high quality stories that will entertain and enrich your readers
How to be an Author Entrepreneur Without Spending a Dime
Series: How to Self-Publish Without Spending a Dime. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 18,790. Language: British English. Published: December 1, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Are you making the same costly mistakes that Authors usually make? Then here is a book that helps realize your author-entrepreneur dreams without spending a dime.
NaNoWriMo-How to Write a Novel in 30 Days
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,450. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Are you taking the NaNoWriMo challenge for the first or even tenth time and want this one to be your best? Many people think about writing a novel but never get to realize their dream. In this short book you’ll find lots of tips and ways to get you and your story ready for writing a novel in 30 days.
Writing the Winning Blurb, Tagline and Synopsis
Series: Writing Genre Fiction. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,470. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Learn how to write a tagline, blurb and synopsis that will do your story justice and get the attention of an editor or agent.
50 Common Writing Sins and How Not to Commit Them
Series: Writing Genre Fiction. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,780. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Improve Your Writing Skills Do you keep getting rejection letters about the novels and short stories you’re submitting by don’t know why? 50 Common Writing Sins can help you overcome mistakes that many beginning writers make when they first begin writing.
Writing Prompts and Ideas to Kick-Start Your Story
Series: Writing Genre Fiction. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,640. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Have you ever wanted to write a story but didn’t know what to write about? Writing Prompts and Ideas is your go to guide packed with ideas for getting started. Gain Plenty of Ideas to Get Your Story Started
Seven Deadly Sins of Fiction
Series: Writing Made Simple. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,060. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Are you frustrated with getting rejections for your short stories or novels but have no idea what you’re doing wrong? You could be guilty of committing one of the seven deadly sins of fiction.
Point of View
Series: Writing Made Simple. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,630. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Are you receiving rejections for your short stories and novels but don’t know why? Has your manuscript been returned due to head-hopping issues? Writing Made Simple-Point of View can help make your story stronger, eliminate problems that make you look like a beginning writer
How to Handle Characters
Series: A Writer's Guide. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,100. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
This book covers the elements needed to portray well-rounded, dynamic characters who are ripe to change and grow during the course of your story. Topics covered include points of view, main characters, secondary characters, protagonists, antagonists, window characters, and foil characters as well as how to choose character goals and decide on character traits.
Unblock! Break Through to Creativity in 28 Days: A Guide for Fiction Writers
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 11,810. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Not just another prompt book, this workbook is designed to help writers develop a daily writing practice and break through their creative roadblocks. The book features 28 days worth of exercises that help writers develop characters, plots, and storytelling techniques in a low stress way.
The Scribe--November 2015
Price: Free! Words: 2,910. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
Literary publication for writers by the St. Louis Writers Guild
Story Sensei Deep Point of View Worksheet
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,070. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Use this worksheet to deepen character point of view for an emotionally richer reader experience.
The Time is Write! Your Journey to Excellent Writing Starts Now
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,030. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
For many, many years, there’s been a sort of mysticism surrounding the world of writing. There are stereotypical images of writers at old typewriters in a dimly lit room or a pretentious, haughty author-to-be penning the next great globally known novel from the comfort of a coffee house sofa, making sure everyone knows of his or her artistic brilliance. From my experience, and looking...
Making All the Write Moves: Connecting Great Work with Great Profits
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,200. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
You’ve got a story to tell and you are super excited to get it out to the masses. You want to write books, magazine articles, blogs, and newspaper features. But there is one problem: You don’t know how! There are so many books out there about how to get published and get rich quick writing a ton of books everyday, to be sure. So, why would you need another one? I am so glad you asked...
Creating Characters
Price: Free! Words: 12,600. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
Creating Characters Is the first 2 chapters of the complete course called Fiction Writer's Workbook .This book deals with most issues faced by aspiring writers when starting out and for building characters out of the air. It includes notes on, and exercises in the introduction to writing, setting up to write, how to create dynamic characters.