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Hurting Your Characters: A Writer's Guide to Describing Injuries and Pain From the Character's Point of View
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 55,130. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
HURTING YOUR CHARACTERS discusses the immediate effect of the trauma on the body, its physiologic response, including the types of nerve fibers and the sensations they convey, and how injuries feel to the character. This book also presents a simplified overview of the expected recovery times for the injuries discussed in young, otherwise healthy individuals.
MJ Magazine - February 2017 Edition - Created by Authors for Authors
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,670. Language: American English. Published: February 9, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books, Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
This ninth edition of MJ Magazine features authors this issue are Shjelley Shephard Gray, Giacomo Giammatteo and Nadh Poduri; and the book of the month is My Heart’s Desire. Also included are writing tips and a writer’s workshop.
The Historical Phrase Book
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 65,110. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2017 by Highland Press Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books, Nonfiction » Reference » Words lists
The Historical Phrase Book ~ Regency-Medieval Edition is the perfect resource to give your writing the edge it needs to stand out from others. This extensive guide has thousands of commonly used historical descriptives—aka tags—that can make the pages of your work as vivid, colorful and dramatic as you can create. You are limited only by the boundaries of your own imagination. So, let it soar!
The Professional Fiction Writer | A Year in the Life
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 505,030. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2017 by FrostProof808. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
This Journal began as a daily diary of sorts to hold myself accountable as a fiction writer. After all, if you don't write, you aren't a writer. But it grew into a valuable resource. Whether an aspirant or a part-time or full-time writer, whether you want to begin or enhance your journey, you can't do much better than to make the investment in this book.
Publishing Gold Complete Series: Step-by-Step Guides for Success In Your Writing Career
Series: Publishing Gold: Step-by-Step Guides for Success In Your Writing Career. Price: $19.95 USD. Words: 65,000. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2016 by Heart Ally Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
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Want to be a published author? This set teaches you how to navigate the maze of the industry, giving you the power to publish your work successfully. Set includes all 5 books.
Skyline 2017
Series: Skyline. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 62,880. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2016 by Cyberworld Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
Skyline 2017, the fourth in a series of annual publisher’s anthologies, showcases the prose and poetry talents of Central Virginia writers. The title of the anthology is taken from the Skyline Drive, the parkway skipping along the top of the Blue Ridge Mountains in Virginia and providing centering for the region in which the authors showcased here are living and writing.
The Science Fiction Professional: Expanded and Updated
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 87,040. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2016 by WordFire Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
Questions and answers on the business of writing Science Fiction Mike Resnick wrote 59 “Ask Bwana” columns for the multiple Hugo nominee Speculations in the 1990s. He has expanded and updated his answers in this new column, as well as including a few brand-new “Ask Bwana” column he recently ran on his website.
How to Write Fiction: Busy Writer's Guides Set 2
Price: $12.99 USD. Words: 84,630. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
Three bestselling writing resources in one set! Experienced fiction editor Marcy Kennedy’s has put three of her popular Busy Writer’s Guides together. Dialogue, point of view, and description are foundational skills you need to master to create vivid fiction that balances your character’s internal life with the external story world in a way that keeps readers turning pages.
Closing the Deal...on Your Terms
Series: WMG Writer's Guide. Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 74,030. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2016 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
Written for every writer, whether self-published, traditionally published, or hybrid, Closing the Deal…on Your Terms takes writers on a journey that will help them understand what they’re selling and what they could accidentally give away.
Go Indie: A Guide to Your First Year Self-Publishing
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 57,710. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
Every day, authors are deciding to self-publish with varying levels of success. The author shares his first year experience as an indie author including his mistakes, successes, and plans to grow his business in his second year. With chapters on writing, editing, promoting, and more, Go Indie breaks down a typical first year for an indie to help you go from aspiring writer to published author.
Growing Great Characters From the Ground Up: A Thorough Primer for the Writers of Fiction and Nonfiction
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 56,170. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
Growing Great Characters From the Ground Up: A Thorough Primer for the Writers of Fiction and Nonfiction is the perfect book for writers seeking a step-by-step process for developing both fiction and nonfiction characters, whether for novels, screenplays, memoirs or other projects. Each chapter ends with exercises, which if followed, are designed to help readers grow their own characters.
Writers' Handbook 2017
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 217,310. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2016 by JP&A Dyson. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books, Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
The 2017 edition of firstwriter.com’s bestselling directory for writers is the perfect book for anyone searching for literary agents, book publishers, or magazines. It contains over 1,300 listings, including revised and updated listings from the 2016 edition, and over 500 brand new entries.
Your A Game: winning promo for genre fiction
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 143,730. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2016 by Evil Mastermind, LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Marketing
Your A Game is a guide to genre fiction promotion built around the idea that playing to win should be fun for everyone involved. Rather than dictating cookie-cutter instructions, the book is structured as a chooseable adventure which examines the unique challenges of genre promo and proposes a strategy of authentic engagement and participation for long-term career success.
MJ Magazine - May 2016 Edition - Created by Authors for Authors
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,280. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books, Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
This seventh issue of MJ Magazine features authors Anthony Franze, Andrea Kane, Marta Moran Bishop, Joy Fielding and Carol P. Roman. Also included are writing tips interviews with successful authors, book reviews and Fran’s picks.
Sex For Money: How to Write, Publish, and Sell Gay Erotica and M/M Erotic Romance
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 52,900. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2016 by Indie Erotica Collective. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books, Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Everything you need to know about becoming a gay erotica or M/M erotic romance author!
Ideas and Inspiration for Fantasy and Science Fiction Writers
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 103,210. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books, Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
This sourcebook is for all writers of fantasy or science fiction--whether novels, short stories, games, or any other form of storytelling. Medicinal corpses, the jargons of thieves and carnies, Nazi UFOs, the colonization of space, green children from nowhere and more.
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.
Think Like a Writer: How to Write the Stories You See
Price: $4.99 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.
Closest to the Fire: A Writer's Guide to Law and Lawyers
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 218,220. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
The world of law and lawyers, with its suspense, its moral quandaries, and its ripped-from-the-headlines subject matter, provides wonderful material for fiction. This guide will help writers explore these many story possibilities, while avoiding the pitfalls awaiting the unwary. Included throughout the book are ideas for stories or story elements based on the content.

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