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Show, Don't Tell - How to Write Vivid Descriptions, Handle Backstory, and Describe Your Characters’ Emotions by Sandra Gerth
Series: Writers’ Guide Series. Price: Free! Words: 15,350. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2016 by Ylva Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books, Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
"Show, don’t tell" is probably the single most-important piece of advice given to writers. But many writers struggle to understand this powerful principle or have difficulty applying it to their own work. This book will help you spot telling in your own manuscript and turn bland passages into powerful scenes that will keep your readers turning pages.
Ground Rules for Writers by Sheryl Wright
Price: Free! Words: 18,460. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Grammar and punctuation, Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills(1.00 from 1 review)
A Quick and Easy Reference Guide for All the Painful Punctuation, Ghastly Grammar, and Pesky Sound Alike Words, Fracking Up Your Work!
Write Your Great Novel Course by David Xavier
Price: Free! Words: 7,570. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing(3.00 from 1 review)
Fiction writing comes from somewhere deep within the author where there are no strict structures to derail the creative process...but the truth is, if you look for it, the great authors of the past shared 7 fundamentals of memorable and enduring fiction. Without them, a writer has a confusing road ahead. Let's look to the greatest authors who ever lived. https://fictioncraft.teachable.com/
How This Book Was Made & How You Can Make Your Own (NEW EDITION) by Maria B. O'Hare
You set the price! Words: 34,100. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: September 26, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
This is a book inside a book: showing HOW IT WAS MADE: from cover to virtual cover. You get to set the price for this valuable e-book - even for FREE. If you found it really useful - why not send it as a paid gift to a friend or someone in need of some self-publishing advice - Help spread the knowledge! Indies doing it for themselves... and check out the paperback workbook too.
Where is My Inkpot? by DODE.
Series: Words To Elate. Price: Free! Words: 14,250. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Big Valchi suddenly has something in mind that he thinks he should get down onto paper, he scrambles for a scratchpad, unfortunately he finds none, what's available on sight is only a tattered old piece of scroll turned brown from aging, he finds a pen, he scribbles a few words with it, when it quickly runs out of ink, he hurriedly tries to put his table in order as he thinks out these words, "the
Fixing Fiction Essentials by John Allie
Price: Free! Words: 9,500. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Welcome, beginning writer, to the exciting world of fiction! All right, fun time's over. Now you're ready to fight against the most common blunders of the first-time fiction writer. Learn to avoid sins of style and crimes of content, then stock up on a bunch of best practices. This book won't make you a great writer, but it will equip you with the knowledge you need to improve.
Grassroots Journalism update by Eesha Williams
Price: Free! Words: 4,150. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
This is an update to my book Grassroots Journalism, which is available at your local public library via inter-library loan, at your nearest locally-owned bookstore, or at www.dollarsandsense.org/bookstore/grassrootsjournalism.html
Self-Publishing On Demand: How To Create, Publish and Release Your Next Non-Fiction Book by Jeremy Jones
Price: Free! Words: 6,200. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Business communication / general, Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Learn how to create, publish and release your next non-fiction book
Quick Cheats for Writing With Dragon - Hidden Tricks to Help You Dictate Your Book, Work Anywhere and Set Your Words Free with Speech Recognition (Dictation Mastery for PC and Mac) by Scott Baker
Price: Free! Words: 7,610. Language: American English. Published: April 6, 2016 by Ashe Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
No jargon. No confusion. Just solid, fail-safe tips for writers to take their dictation to the next level. From the author of "The Writer's Guide to Training Your Dragon", this mini-guide will help you choose the right microphone, transcribe on-the-go with Dragon and put you on the path to sky-high word counts.
Finish That Book You’re Writing by David Newton
Price: Free! Words: 8,970. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Are you writing a book and you’ve hit the doldrums? Do you run for cover when friends ask you 'how that book of yours' is going? If your goal was to complete the task and finish your book you’re not the first to become overwhelmed by too many items to work on to complete it. This book gives you many down to earth practical tips on how you can get it all done and dusted.
Pimp My Fiction: Write A Bestselling Novel By Learning Powerful Writing Techniques by Paula Wynne
Series: Writers' Resource Series. Price: Free! Words: 42,810. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
Don’t Just Write A Novel ~ Writing A Bestselling Novel Writing a bestselling novel needs excellent writing technique guides to help you at every stage of creating a page-turning novel. Pimp My Fiction will provide you with armfuls of books on every writing subject to improve your novel writing, transform your novel into a page turning bestseller and ensure your success as a novelist.
Write What Sells: Book Writing Guide to Target Niches That Sell Best for the Indie Author. Write Free Book Series by Alex Foster
Price: Free! Words: 5,060. Language: English. Published: February 29, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Self-publishing guide to finding and writing what readers really want. A beginner’s guide to book writing helping you write in categories that sell while finding niche topics that stand out. Focused mainly on nonfiction, many of the tips are valuable for fiction titles, as well.
The Divine Guide to Creating a Daily Writing Practice by Pernille Norregaard
Price: Free! Words: 7,700. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Creativity, Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
The Divine Guide to Creating a Daily Writing Practice helps you build a consistent writing practice, deal with the fear and limiting beliefs that hold you back, and give you a strategy to stick with your writing routine.