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Editor's Notebook
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Price: Free! Words: 6,880. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
This is a guide to help writers edit their own works. It is often very difficult to find many of your own errors. This guide will provide a systematic approach that if followed diligently will get most of them, prepare for e-publishing and improve style as well. Editors are expensive for self publishers to use so I developed this guide to help me do my own editing. Version 062412
Editors' Bible
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 49,410. Language: English (South African dialect). Published: September 11, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
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A few well-chosen words can fire the imagination and evoke images, but badly written manuscripts will damage your reputation as an author and chase away readers. This book gives authors the tools and knowledge, with ample examples, to write and self-edit effectively, and is a practical guide for professionals to refer to.
Editors' Bible
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 49,480. Language: British English. Published: August 28, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
As the Editors’ Bible cover implies, this book is intended as a handbook for editors and authors throughout the English-speaking world. If in doubt, use it as a reliable guide. This book gives authors the tools and knowledge, with ample examples, to write and self-edit effectively, and is a practical guide for professionals to refer to.
How to Avoid 10 Punctuation M!stakes: The Top 10 Fatal Errors Made by Novices Punctuating Fiction and Non-fiction
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,050. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Grammar and punctuation
The top 10 punctuation mistakes that pedants love to correct. Eliminate them before you eliminate your chances with a publisher, or before you embarrass yourself in front of readers or clients. Each and every mistake is easy to fix once you know how. Each chapter begins with a diagram containing solutions to punctuation problems that may have eluded you for years.
Re-Creating Lifelong Learners: Purpose and Process for Teaching Reading, Writing, and Language Arts
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Price: Free! Words: 6,930. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching
Inside Purpose and Process for Teaching Reading, Writing, and Language Arts, you’ll discover ways to… * Implement an aggressive independent reading program * Demystify the writing process for students and new teachers * Challenge your students with Vertical Peer Editing * Reflect on student growth with a Summative Portfolio
Writing Tips for Authors
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 47,630. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
Writing Tips for Authors is a collection of essays for authors on aspects of writing and book publishing, and the traps that lie in the game.
Commas: An Irreverent Primer
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 8,240. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
What is a grammar dragon? What happens to unicorns when you misuse FANBOYS? This irreverent guide for using our most common punctuation mark will explain.