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Words With Jam - October 2011
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 39,610. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing & books, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor & satire
Roll up, roll up! Now light your roll up and have a seat, because it’s time for another action packed adventure with Words With JAM!
Self−Publishing Tools, Tips, and Techniques
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 84,340. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing & books
Self-publishing has exploded in popularity in recent years. Since 2009, I have been self-publishing my books and my wife's books, and we've helped more than 30 clients to publish their own books—a total of about 80 books. This book distills what I've learned about the process. I hope it will enable you to self-publish your book at little or no cost and not fall prey to scams.
How NOT To...Publish
Series: Zada Green's How NOT To..., Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 34,600. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2013 by Amaria & Sariel. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing & books, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
Finally, the book no one was waiting for! Zada Green's How NOT To...Publish. Authors, are you Silvia Sloth or Rachel Redraft? Readers, are you Samuel Snob or Harper High Rating? Editors, are you Fabio Fad or Renee Rewrite? Here's THE guide to personalities that'll kill publishing careers before they even start. If you relate to them, you're in trouble...
The Short and Long of It
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 45,140. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2016 by JMS Books LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing & books
Are you now or have you ever been a writer of short fiction? Do you long to s-t-r-e-t-c-h those 55ers, flash pieces, and short-shorts into longer publishable work? If so, The Short and Long of It is for you. Award-winning short fiction writer, Paul Alan Fahey, shows you how to expand and adapt these pieces into plays, short stories, novellas, and novels pitch perfect for the e-age.
The Vincent Calvino Reader's Guide
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 22,020. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2014 by HeavenLakePress. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing & books, Nonfiction » Reference » Playwriting
The Vincent Calvino Novels Since Spirit House was published in 1992, the Vincent Calvino series has enjoyed international acclaim and an ever-expanding readership in twelve languages. The Vincent Calvino novels, with the Bangkok noir settings, are known for their cultural insights into the Thai/Asian societies. Calvino’s Laws explore the human psyche streched along the East-West divide. ...
The Write Attitude: A WMG Writer's Guide
Series: WMG Writer's Guide. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 42,030. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2015 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing & books
A writer’s attitude can help bring success. But what should that attitude look like? Rah-rah positive? Pragmatic? Take-no-prisoners serious? USA Today bestselling author and renowned business blogger Kristine Kathryn Rusch helps guide writers to find the right attitude for a long-term writing career in this latest WMG Writers’ Guide.
MJ Magazine December — Created by Authors for Authors
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,790. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing & books, Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
This seventh issue of MJ Magazine features authors John Land, Mary Victoria Johnson, Catherine Coulter and J.T. Ellison, Marilyn Levinson and Jay Amberg. Also included are writing tips interviews with successful authors, book reviews and Fran’s picks.
Creating Life - The Podcast Transcripts
Series: The Art of World Building. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 69,230. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing & books
World building strategist Randy Ellefson turned his successful book series, THE ART OF WORLD BUILDING, into a popular podcast of the same name, with episodes drawn from each book in the series. The transcripts of 15 episodes are collected here. The episodes discuss gods, species/races, plants, animals, monsters, heroes, villains, and even undead.
Ultimate Self Publishing Guide: 2.0 Self Publishing Platform and Self Publishing 2017
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,800. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing & books
Ultimate Self Publishing Guide is a process to make a minimum amount viable book. It is utilized to really get your book out there and build momentum for you. In Ultimate Self Publishing Guide, you will: Learn the methods for publishing Use concept prefer to Startup for your book Find out the precise tools used to create & publish a publication in 30 days.
To Each Their Darkness
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 118,670. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2010 by Apex Book Company. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing & books
Explore the world of writing horror from a Bram Stoker and International Horror Guild award-winning author’s point of view. Gary Braunbeck uses film, fiction and life experience to elucidate the finer points of storytelling, both in and out of genre. This part-autobiographical, always analytical book looks at how stories develop and what makes them work–or not work–when they’re told.
Secrets of the Professional Freelancer
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 44,500. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2011 by )0( Triple Crow Publishing )0(. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing & books
Secrets of the Professional Freelancer has all the information you need to jump-start a professional career in freelance writing. From mastering queries to marketing, veteran freelancer and author Bev Walton-Porter takes you by the hand and leads you along the path to transforming your dream of being a freelance writer into reality.
An Illustrated Guide to Getting Published - An Author 'How to…' Manual
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,280. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing & books, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Business writing
Author John Chapman leads you through the intricacies of getting your book to readers. • Conventional publishing • Independent - Print on demand • Ebooks …the choices are up to you, and are not as tricky as you may believe. John directs you through cover design, book descriptions, keywords and book promotion because, unfortunately, getting sales is not so obvious.
The Working Title - How to Write, Publish and Market your Book
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 24,020. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing & books
The Working Title is a simple book that answers all the questions you will ever ask about writing, publishing or marketing your printed or virtual book. It is based on the Frequently Asked Questions sent to the website of the same name. It is written in South Africa but the content applies wherever you are in the world.
Paper Hearts, Volume 3: Some Marketing Advice
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 63,790. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing & books
Get your book exposed to larger audiences with this guide to the basics of marketing.
Indie Poet Rock Star
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 41,180. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing & books
The Poet's Guide to Ebooks, Marketing and the Self-Publishing Revolution
Living, Breathing, Writing: A Lesson A Day, Volume 2
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,520. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2011 by Vanilla Heart Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation & inspiration, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing & books
In celebration of Volume 1 going to print edition due to demand, Chelle Cordero and Vanilla Heart Publishing have put together another complete month of lessons about the craft of writing and being a writer, from time management to social networking, organizing queries to publication, and more. Includes more than 50 brain-starting exercises and prompts to help you get those words on paper.
Going Pro
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 37,940. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2014 by JMS Books LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers & Internet » Digital publishing, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing & books
Going Pro is a concise guide that offers advice on all aspects of writing for publication. From finding the time to write to finding beta readers, from navigating all the elements of a successful submissions packet to understanding a publishing contract to marketing your newly published book – here is my best advice on getting your first story released by a small or electronic press.
Time Management for Writers – How to write faster, find the time to write your book, and be a more prolific writer
Series: Writers’ Guide Series. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 45,730. Language: American English. Published: December 13, 2015 by Ylva Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing & books
Finding the time to write a book is becoming harder and harder. With day jobs, family obligations, household chores, and the time spent on marketing and promoting their books, many writers struggle to get any writing done. This book will help you find enough time to write, become a more productive writer, and get your first drafts written more quickly—while still writing well.
The Elements of Active Prose: Writing Tips to Make Your Prose Shine
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 33,550. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing & books
Pithy tips for improving your writing sentence by sentence. The author explains what the advice ‘show, don’t tell’ means and the influence various word usages have on the reader’s experience. The book includes guidance for beta readers, clarification of often misunderstood conventions, UK/US differences, advice on developing a professional attitude, reviewing fairly, and dealing with criticism.
Flash Memoir: Writing Prompts to Get You Flashing
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,610. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2017. Categories: Essay » Literature, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing & books
We begin with a sudden memory, follow it to see where it leads. Yet so many of us tend to ignore these flashes.Using a process I call write right now, I help the writer to harvest the urgency of sudden memories.The prompts in this book are designed to spur memories, to get you writing. I’ll also direct you to resources, authors to read and study, and places to submit.