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The Complete Indie Editor - 55 Essential Copy-edits for the Professional Independent Author
By Kev Heritage
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 20,550. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Grammar and punctuation
=== SPECIAL LAUNCH PRICE : $0.99/£0.77 - ONE WEEK ONLY === The Indie Editor is a one-stop copy-editing shop to improve your novel before publication. Including: *Redundant adjectives & overuse of adverbs *Over thirty overused words & phrases such as that, it, up/down, was/were, etc. *Proper use of italics, quotations & capitalisation & a whole lot more...
Reading English News on the Internet: A Guide to Connectors, Verbs, Expressions, and Vocabulary for the ESL Student
By David Petersen
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 27,980. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Grammar and punctuation
"Reading English News on the Internet" helps students make sense of "media English" as found online, in newspapers, and in magazines. This condensed ebook version covers nearly 200 connectors, phrasal verbs, idiomatic verb phrases, and everyday expressions. There are also tips on reading news, sports, and finance articles online, as well as mini-quizzes and a final exams.
Guia Prático da Reforma Ortográfica
By Walace Freitas
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,980. Language: Portuguese. Published: May 15, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Grammar and punctuation
O que muda com a nova ortografia? Quais as palavras que têm acento ainda? O hífen acabou? São muitas as dúvidas e poucas as respostas objetivas. O Guia Prático da Reforma Ortográfica pretende ser uma destas respostas. Em linguagem acessível, você fica sabendo o que muda em nossa ortografia, além de entender melhor quais as polêmicas que cercam o Acordo Ortográfico.
300 Days of Better Writing
By David Bowman
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 64,370. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
300 strategies for improving your writing. Strategies are short and to the point (150-250 words each), with explanations, instructions, and samples for each strategy. Learn from them one day at a time or find the strategies you need. Midwest Book Review calls 300 Days of Better Writing "a choice pick."
Common Writing Errors Workbook
By Katherine Ploeger
Price: $14.95 USD. Words: 33,980. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Grammar and punctuation
Common Writing Errors Workbook discusses 50 writing issues that cause problems for writers, some fairly basic while others more sophisticated. Use the workbook to enhance your editing and writing skills. This workbook includes explanations, examples, and two sets of exercises (with answers) to help learn and practice the issues discussed.
Writing Clear Prose
By George Perkins
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,590. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Grammar and punctuation
A handbook for writers. Intended for self-help and classroom use, it contains chapters on the paragraph, the sentence, diction, the writing as a whole, and style, with exercises at the end of each chapter. Intended primarily to clarify the writing of essays, memoirs, and other forms of non-fiction, it also provides suggestions for improving fictional style.
Be Your Own Editor: A Writer's Guide to Perfect Prose
By Sigrid Macdonald
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,440. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Grammar and punctuation
Are you uncertain when to use affect or effect? Loath or loathe? Compliment or complement? Do you struggle with character development, establishing realistic dialogue or organizing articles, proposals or manuscripts? Be Your Own Editor by Sigrid Macdonald is an invaluable manual for writers of all ages and stages.