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How to Write a Novel Using the Snowflake Method by Randy Ingermanson
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 54,390. Language: American English. Published: July 17, 2014 by Randy Ingermanson. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Creativity(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Are you writing a novel, but having trouble getting your first draft written? Take a look at the wildly popular Snowflake Method—a battle-tested series of ten steps that jump-start your creativity and help you quickly map out your story. All around the world, novelists are using the Snowflake Method right now to ignite their imaginations and get their first drafts down on paper.
Story Crisis, Story Climax 1: How to Use Film Structure to Plan Your Novel by Stephen J. Carter
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,900. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Creativity
Why spend years learning how to write stories by trial and error? Let "Story Crisis, Story Climax 1" teach you how. You will accelerate your learning curve by observing, in a range of film stories, how the Inciting Incident, Turning Points, Midpoint, and Crisis Climax work in relationship to each other, the larger story arc, and other stories in its genre.
See What You Think, How to Work Better and Faster With VisiMap by Norah Bolton
Price: Free! Words: 50,250. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Creativity
A how- to guide using VisiMap or any mind mapping software to enhance productivity in business and personal life.
Somethin' from Nothin': The Four Dimensions of Creativity by Joe Johnston
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 60,490. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2013 by Rhythm Rascal Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Creativity(5.00 from 1 review)
Author Joe Johnston, inventor of McDonald's famous Happy Meal, sees untapped creativity in everyone, and he can help. This helpful and inspiring how-to of "making stuff" is for artists, parents, homemakers, musicians, and everyone else who wants to be as creative as they can be. Johnston shares The Four Dimensions of highly creative living.
Ideas With Legs - How To Create Brilliant Ideas And Bring Them To Life by Nils Vesk
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 70,900. Language: Australian English. Published: May 6, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Creativity, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Starting up
How would your life change if you came up with ’that brilliant idea’? From idea generation to overcoming roadblocks, Ideas With Legs makes it possible for anyone to unlock and realise powerful ideas, one step at a time. Whether you’re a corporate high flyer, a backyard inventor or a stay-at home parent this book will arm you with all the tools and tricks you need to give your ideas legs.
Naked Visionary - Seize Your Sparks of Inspiration... by Faith Lynella
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 227,530. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Creativity, Nonfiction » Psychology » Creative ability(5.00 from 1 review)
Naked Visionary reveals the influences, rewards, and obstacles that characterize the visionary path. It also describes the inner journey that is a crucial as solving the practical challenges. It is written on 3 parallel levels: 1) The challenges and stages (a global view) 2) How to recognize our own sparks of brilliance (the personal view) and 3) How to encourage more vision (the social view).
TOOLBOX FOR THE MIND: Finding and Implementing Creative Solutions by D. Keith Denton
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 66,330. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Decision-making & problem solving, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Creativity
The Toolbox for the Mind can help you learn; •Your own innovative I.Q.and how to improve it. •Think and act so you can find unique solutions and approaches to old problems. •Design work areas that encourage the creation of processes, products, services, and technological innovations. •Learn how to overcome fear and how to lead so your innovations are successful.
Its YOUR Life! by V Morgan
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 50,140. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: December 6, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / Success, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Creativity
Are you ready to start right here, right now to jumpstart and celebrate life? Life can be fulfilling, meaningful, rich with love and prosperity. Life can be fun, exciting and full of joy. Yes! Is it for you now? No? Okay lets get going without wasting time. I know you are anxious and looking forward to start straightaway to start celebrating life. Grab the Key.
Sober Play: Using Creativity for a More Joyful Recovery by Jill Kelly
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 50,480. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Creativity, Nonfiction » Inspiration » 12-step programs
Sober Play is for anyone looking to find more joy and meaning in recovery. You don’t need talent or special skills to be creative. You just need the same things you need for recovery: willingness, courage, and perseverance. Although I had never been an artist, doing creative play changed my life and strengthened my recovery. I hope creative play can do the same for you.
How to Develop (Imaginative, Insightful & Credible) Short Story Ideas by Jerry Dunne
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 51,390. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Creativity
The book shows the writer how to analyse methodically certain types of source material for the purpose of using it as both inspiration and guide in the development of imaginative, insightful and credible short story ideas. This material consists of the saying, the fable, the poem, the fairy tale and the historical text.
Inspired! How to Be More Original, Insightful and Productive in Your Work by Marcia Yudkin
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 60,750. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Creativity, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / Success
Learn how to charge up your ingenuity and enjoy a bounty of results. Inspired! offers tips, anecdotes, research and advice on boosting intuition, motivation, performance power and innovative ideas. Discover your unique keys to stress-free productivity, boundless creativity and keener problem solving.
21st Century U.S. Military Manuals: Army Handbook for Self-Development - Strengths, Weaknesses, Roles, Responsibilities, Learning and Motivation, Roadblocks, Milestones (Professional Format Series) by Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 63,400. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Creativity, Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this Army publication draws on lessons from the field, educational and leadership research, and applicable Army regulations and doctrine to provide you with state-of-the-art guidance on designing and implementing your own program of self-development.
Different & Unique by Andreea Serban
Price: $11.00 USD. Words: 94,240. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Emotional healing, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Creativity
"Even one single person can see something from several perspectives, depending on the moment, because life changes and everything is different. We don't have a single way of being, we have several – and just as every moment is different, every person in our lives is different, depending on the moment; just as life changes and we are part of it, life is part of us as well, and we have different..."
Creation and it's Psychology - Understand the mysteries of your creativity by Thea Mikkelsen
Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 67,930. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Creativity, Nonfiction » Psychology » Creative ability
A user oriented guide to the psychology of creativity by professional consultant and psychologist Thea Mikkelsen.
Story Crisis, Story Climax 2: Build a Problem/Decision Arc in Your Novel by Stephen J. Carter
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 51,710. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Creativity
Many high-volume fiction writers believe they owe their success to having a coherent series of scenes before they start writing a novel. “Story Crisis, Story Climax 2” can show you how! In this book we look at how each of the 5 plot pressure points in a story (in 30 movies) presents a problem to the hero, who then responds with a decision. These 5 pressure points generate the scenes of your novel!
The Power of Thinking Differently: an imaginative guide to creativity, change, and the discovery of new ideas by Javy Galindo
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 67,910. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Creativity, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Decision-making & problem solving
Life can be challenging, but now we have a manual for finding creative solutions to every problem. Discover an enchanted new world of creative possibilities by harnessing your inherent creative thinking genius through "The Power of Thinking Differently: An imaginative guide to creativity, change, and the discovery of new ideas."
Una gota de agua sobre la roca by H. G. Quintana
Price: $4.35 USD. Words: 125,670. Language: Spanish. Published: June 21, 2013 by El Barco Ebrio Editorial. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Creativity
Subiendo la apuesta de su exitoso manual sobre literatura creativa, H.G. Quintana nos propone un juego: disfrutar con la novela con la que se aprende a escribir y/o comprender otras novelas.
I Gave Up My Life to Find IT by Jule Gaige
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,960. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » General self-help, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Creativity
Although this writing responds to my actual life experiences, IT could easily relate to any of us. Infinitely more than mere intellectual activity, this book represents a personal account of occurrences by a contemporary person, rooted in the physical world. It is a movement to overcome human bondage to realize Truth. It contains my chronicles of exposing breaks caused by mind and their repair
The Entrepreneur and Innovation from A to Z by Dr T William Hefferan
Price: $12.99 USD. Words: 201,330. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Small business and entrepreneurship, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Creativity
Filled with real-life examples, this book is a unique light reading approach to learning how to become a successful innovative entrepreneur. A collection of diverse articles ensures you won’t put the book down. Hard facts, research results, real-life stories and enough humor to entertain, you'll have advice for all aspects of starting and succeeding in any entrepreneurial endeavor and business.
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