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Easy Guide to Journal Writing
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,510. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2015 by CPublishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Has this ever happened to you? Your best friend asks for the name of the interior decorator you considered hiring three years ago and for the life of you, your memory has taken a trip to never never land. Or your recollection of the details for the B&B you stayed at on your fifteenth anniversary has been permanently erased from your brain? This book has everything you need to know.
Awesome Opening Lines 2
Series: Awesome Opening Lines, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,090. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
Your Story Starts Here (A Great Value--Less than a Penny per Opening Line*!) A book’s opening line can make or break a work of fiction. Thankfully, Awesome Opening Lines volume 2 is here to help. This trusty tome includes over 400 more opening lines for you to adapt and use whenever the need arises . . .
Tarthian Empire Companion - A World-Building Bible and Guide to Writing a Science Fiction Series
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 49,810. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books, Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals
The Tarthian Empire Companion, a World-Building Bible and Guide to Writing a Science Fiction Series by Kayelle Allen includes tips for science fiction writers, and plus a quick tour of the Tarthian Empire, and dishes up a surfeit of secrets for fans, all in one illustrated volume. Includes a section for military ranks, ships, naming protocols, and other aspects of writing a military scifi.
Writer’s Guide to Military Culture
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,000. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
Former soldier and Desert Storm veteran Linda Maye Adams walks step-by-step to help the civilian fiction writer understand how military culture works. From enlistment to war, this book takes you on a tour of what it’s like to be a soldier without having to go through basic training yourself.
Writing, Publishing, Ka-ching!
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 9,700. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2015 by Gabor Kiraly. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
The next J.K Rowling, the next Stephen King is still out there, waiting for a nudge, little help. It is written for You, who still need that nudge, little extra knowledge or help. The What-Why-How will all be answered in enjoyable, layman's terms. Great value for this price, you can't go wrong. From tools-ideas-story building-publishing-advertising to Ka-ching.Yesss! Sweetest sound in business!
Self-Publishing Secrets
Price: Free! Words: 10,650. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
This book lets you venture into the world of self-publishing and divulges all the secrets to becoming successful in it.
Finding Your Sense of Place (The Writing Life Series)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,670. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
Use setting and description to bring your characters to life and increase the emotional impact of your stories! Setting is about much more than providing a few scene-setting details and moving on. Discover why the descriptions that seem to get in the way of your stories are actually the most powerful tools you have to bring characters to life and make readers care about their stories.
250 Plot Starters for Storytellers
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,360. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books, Nonfiction » Reference » Playwriting
Often times, the toughest part of writing a good story is simply coming up with a good starter idea. Once you have an idea in mind, you can easily build upon it by asking yourself questions. In this book I aim to provide you ample plot starters for creating your own story across many different genres. Contained within the book are a total of 250 unique ideas for your stories.
282 Self-Publishing Author Resources - Time-saving Tools for Writing, Formatting and Selling Books
Price: Free! Words: 11,950. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
*** The Self-Publishing Author's Time-Saving Cheat Sheet *** If you're a self-published author you know how valuable your time is; the less time you spend on book formatting, promoting and getting reviews, the more time you can spend actually writing books. Hand-curated by a best-selling non-fiction author, 282 Self-Publishing Author Resources is an essential list of time-saving resources.
Self-Editing Guide for the New Writer
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,230. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
A guide to help you edit your new manuscript, with tips and free resources
150 Prompts For Scifi Writers
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,640. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books, Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
150 Prompts For Scifi Writers is written for those writers who need a little help getting inspired. In addition to the prompts there are also chapters on the subgenres of scifi, finding inspiration for alien worlds, commonly used principles of science, reference websites, and more. Pick up a copy and get ready to write!
Writing into the Dark: How to Write a Novel without an Outline
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 18,640. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2015 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
With more than a hundred published novels and more than seventeen million copies of his books in print, USA Today bestselling author Dean Wesley Smith knows how to outline. And he knows how to write a novel without an outline. In this WMG Writer’s Guide, learn how to write without an outline and why not having an outline boosts your creative voice and keeps you more interested in your writing.
The Write Attitude: A 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 and 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.
Har vi det e-bokmarkedet vi kan forvente? Rapport om det norske e-bokmarkedet, mai 2015
Price: Free! Words: 9,610. Language: Norwegian (Bokmål). Published: May 7, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Publishing business
Forbrukerrådet har skrevet en rapport om status i det norske e-bokmarkedet, hvor vi har sett på forbrukernes forventninger, samt testet de mest brukte e-bokløsningene og sett på hvorfor det norske e-bokmarkedet er relativt sett veldig lite. Rapporten antyder at forbrukerne opplever at prisen er for høy, utvalget for lite og at de tekniske løsningene fortsatt ikke er god nok.
Interactive Fiction
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 11,280. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
How to write a Choose Your Own Adventure-inspired book with a good story, deep characters, and fun decisions that will keep readers engaged.
Who Will Read Your Book? The Unknown Writer’s Guide to the Realities of Writing & Publishing
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 66,700. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books, Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Who Will Read Your Book? is a tough-love reality check on the vagaries of the new publishing models for aspiring writers while at the same time providing a road map based on the author’s own experience as a writer, writing teacher, traditionally-published author and indie author.
Catfish: Volumes 46-50
Price: Free! Words: 26,340. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
This anthology of the zine Catfish contains reviews of music, books, and film.
Catfish: Volumes 51-55
Price: Free! Words: 6,170. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
This anthology contains volumes 51-55 of my zine of book, film, and other reviews.
Scrivener Windows EBook Creation (Quick and Dirty Resource)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,380. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
Do you want to make eBooks with Scrivener using your talent and experience? Are you struggling and procrastinating over producing eBooks with Scrivener because you believe the software is too complex to use? If so. I ‘ve got you covered. I’ll walk you through how to produce your first eBook (Mobi or EPub) using Scrivener.
Goal Setting for Writers. How to set and achieve your writing goals, finally write a book, and become a successful author
Series: Writers’ Guide Series. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 39,370. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2015 by Ylva Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
Writing a book is on the bucket list of millions of people, but few achieve their writing dreams. This book will help you set effective writing goals and develop an action plan that will guide you through every step of the writing process. You will learn how to break down your goals into manageable chunks, how to overcome writer’s block and other obstacles, and how to finally finish your book.