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The Working Writer’s Guide
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 16,050. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Business writing
The Working Writer’s Guide examines the professional life of those who have chosen to pursue writing as a career. Most full-time writers have multiple sources of income. These include book sales, royalties, teaching, workshops, coaching, editing, public speaking, events, websites, social media, and business and technical writing.
Một Trăm Năm Đông Kinh Nghĩa Thục
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 128,350. Language: Vietnamese. Published: January 1, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
Đông Kinh nghĩa thục chỉ tồn tại trong một năm (1907-1908) và cách xa chúng ta một thế kỷ, nhưng càng tìm hiểu tư tưởng và hoạt động thực tiễn của nó từ chỗ đứng hiện tại, chúng ta càng khâm phục lòng yêu nước, sự thức thời, tầm nhìn xa trông rộng của những người tổ chức cơ sở giáo dục có tính chất cách mạng này.
Paper Hearts, Volume 3: Some Marketing Advice
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 63,790. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
Get your book exposed to larger audiences with this guide to the basics of marketing.
2016 Indie Author State of the Union
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 23,720. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
2015 Publishing industry roundup that will help you grow your author business, stay informed, and sell more books.
33 Self-Publishing Tips
Price: Free! Words: 6,670. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Business writing, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
(5.00 from 1 review)
Self-publishing isn't easy. However, by adopting the right strategies and the right mindset, you can grow faster and smoother. The fundamental idea behind success is consistent action. In this book I will present you 33 tips and strategies which helped me grow my business. As a matter of fact, I would have paid a lot of money if someone would've told me what's inside this book.
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 and 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.
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 and 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.
Got Style?
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 14,650. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
Are your participles dangling? Can't get your tense sequencing right? Are you telling instead of showing? Helen Hardt takes you through the details you may have forgotten from English class and entertains you along the way. This little red book is sure to be invaluable to both beginning and seasoned writers.
Worldbuilding: From Small Towns to Entire Universes
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 11,220. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2015 by WordFire Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
International bestseller Anderson has created many extensive fictional universes, ranging from sweeping galactic empires to complex steampunk fantasies, to humorous monster-filled cities. He has become known for his skill in worldbuilding.
Writing to the Point
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 27,770. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2015 by WordFire Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
The classic work of writing instruction back in print! The complete, concise guide to writing fiction that sells from one of the most popular instructors of the Writers of the Future and Clarion workshops.Get a master's competitive edge in the writing business.
Stages of a Fiction Writer: Know Where You Stand on the Path to Writing
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 14,160. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2015 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, 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 write fiction. And he has traversed every stage of writing along the way. In this WMG Writer’s Guide, Dean takes you step-by-step through the stages most fiction writers go through and how not to lose hope along the way.
Think Like a Writer: How to Write the Stories You See
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 56,170. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
You can look at this book as a tribute to language--its pulse, its purpose, the chime of its music. And particularly its play on the page: The book's core is how to see the world as a writer. It supplies tools to find and cultivate your writer's voice, that unique combination of attributes--sensitivity to language, storytelling and audience--by which writers see and define the world.
The Elements of Active Prose: Writing Tips to Make Your Prose Shine
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 33,560. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and 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.
Point of View in Fiction
Series: Busy Writer's Guides. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 34,360. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
Point of view isn’t merely another writing craft technique. Point of view is the foundation upon which all other elements of the writing craft stand—or fall. In Point of View in Fiction, you'll learn how to choose the right POV for your story, how to avoid POV errors, how to choose the right viewpoint character, and much more.
DIY Free eBook Formatting: The Simple Way to Format eBooks for Kindle, Kobo and Smashwords
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,330. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2015 by Meldrum House Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
Use this easy-to-follow guide to format your manuscript for publishing to Kindle, KOBO, or Smashwords. • Save time by "pre-formatting" your manuscript • Simple step-by-step instructions • Includes visual illustrations • Create clickable table of contents • Practical tips for photos, layout and fonts • Set up your document so when you write your manuscript it is already formatted And much more.
La Biblioteca Dimenticata
Price: Free! Words: 31,320. Language: Italian. Published: September 5, 2015. Categories: Essay » Literature, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
Ventiquattro puntate della rubrica "La Biblioteca Dimenticata", appuntamento mensile di segnalazioni e recensioni di libri "dimenticati" curata da Davide Rigonat sul blog letterario di Romina Tamerici, raccolte in volume. Un'occasione per scoprire dei capolavori poco conosciuti che spero riusciranno a incuriosirvi e a regalarvi qualche ora di svago e di piacere, oltre che molte emozioni
Pantser’s Guide to Writing: You Are Not Broken!
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,590. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
For writers who don’t outline—called pantsers—it’s hard finding anything on how to write that doesn’t involve outlining. Author Linda Maye Adams, a pantser writer, cuts through some of the myths and may save you wasted time looking for solutions. In this guide, Linda Maye Adams addresses the issues that derail pantsers and also provides tips to make the writing process easier.
Realities of Self-Editing: From a Line Editor
Price: $3.69 USD. Words: 35,490. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
All the self-editing checklists in the world won't help you improve as a writer if you don't first understand what editing and self-editing are, how they work, and why they're important. "Realities of Self-Editing" is a framework for comprehending real-world self-editing, written by a line editor.
Ten Things Not To Say To A Writer: 101 Funniest Quotes From Authors On Twitter (Writers on Writing) #TenThingsNotToSayToAWriter
Price: Free! Words: 2,580. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Quotations, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
(4.00 from 1 review)
When writer Dana Lemaster created the hashtag #TenThingsNotToSayToAWriter on Twitter, writers responded in droves. As best-selling authors, like Colleen Hoover, Candace Bushnell, and Jane Green, newbies, (like myself), and others came together and hilariously kvetched, the tweets went viral. Here are my 101 favorite quotes from the day authors took over Twitter
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.