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Monday Night Novel Club
Price: Free! Words: 18,300. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Literacy
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Pocket Guide for Writers and Editors
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,180. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Literacy
This handy Pocket Guide helps writers and editors create a professional manuscript that achieves the writer's desired outcome.
Insider Editing Tips for Self-Publishers
Price: Free! Words: 1,620. Language: Canadian English. Published: March 8, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Literacy
The most brilliant of thoughts will make little impact on your audience if your audience can't follow your logic due to weak and sloppy sentence structure. If you can't afford to hire an editor for your self-published writings, then read this short-read book to find out the whys and wherefores of self-editing.
The Original Fantasy: A Practical Guide to Writing Genre
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 42,160. Language: Australian English. Published: May 24, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Literacy, Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Literacy
So you’ve finished your genre novel and it is Frankenstein’s monster. Don’t Panic! Whether you write fantasy, science-fiction, crime, thriller, YA or chick-lit, this humorous and helpful guide will hone your skills and lead you through the quagmire of writing original fiction. Emily Craven details the lessons she learnt during her twelve-month mentorship with award-winning author Isobelle Carmody
Don't Fear the Reaper: Why Every Author Needs an Editor
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,620. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Literacy, Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
If you've written a book, you may be asking: Should I hire an editor? What kind of editor do I need? How much will editing cost? Where can I find an editor? What will an editor expect from me? What can I expect from an editor? Don’t Fear the Reaper answers those questions and more, with advice on self-editing, preparing your book for an editor, and how to defeat every writer's nightmare.
How to Teach the Autobiographical Essay Composition Project in 9 Classes
Price: Free! Words: 80,810. Language: American English. Published: October 25, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Literacy, Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Literacy
This document gives one way of teaching the autobiographical essay to students, although it should also be useful to people who are not students, but who want to write this kind of essay.
Composition Project: Writing a Hero-of-Human-Rights Essay
Price: Free! Words: 48,590. Language: American English. Published: October 1, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Literacy, Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Literacy
This free download describes a composition assignment that I have used successfully during my years of teaching at Ohio University.
Advantage Study Skllls: Proof reading (Study Aid 11)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,440. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Literacy, Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Essays
The purpose of this booklet is to enable students to proof read and edit their work
Advantage Study Skllls: Arguing Skills (Study Aid 9)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,710. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Literacy, Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Essays
This booklet looks at how studets can write good paragraphs with well structured sentences
How to Avoid 10 Punctuation M!stakes: The Top 10 Fatal Errors Made by Novices Punctuating Fiction and Non-fiction
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 7,050. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2014 by OverDog Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Grammar & punctuation, Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Literacy
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.
Commas: An Irreverent Primer
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 8,240. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Literacy
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.
Writing Tips for Authors
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 48,430. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Literacy, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing & books
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.
Editors' Bible
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 49,480. Language: British English. Published: August 28, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education & 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.
12 Tips for Writing
Price: Free! Words: 5,390. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Literacy, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Creativity
Any aspiring novelist or short story writer could do with some more tips on writing. The book is written by an author who has been published for more than 15 years. And more recently has been published online. He shares his experience of writing for anyone who wants to write. This is a ‘how to’ book for aspiring fiction writers that answers many questions he or she may have.
Editors' Bible
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 49,410. Language: English (South African dialect). Published: September 11, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Literacy, Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Literacy
(5.00 from 6 reviews)
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.
Dealing With Grumpy Editors – How to Pitch Your Story to the Media
Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 18,750. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Literacy, Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Literacy
Learn how to make your press releases and media pitches more successful. Written by a grumpy editor with over 20 years of experience on magazines and newspapers, this fun, helpful and down-to-earth guide doesn't pull punches when it comes to what does – and doesn't – work when pitching ideas to the media.
Editor's Notebook
Price: Free! Words: 6,880. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Literacy, Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Literacy
(3.00 from 1 review)
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

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