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Express Yourself in Art Craft & Design
By John Skull
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,950. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
Become literate in Art, Crafts and Design. Complement your skills. Read with understanding, write with accuracy and speak with confidence: an invaluable resource to all whose work involves art, crafts and design and all who find pleasure and enjoyment in them.
How to Turn Your Struggling Reader into a Super Reader This Summer
By William Roulston and Sidney Turner
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 32,410. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
(5.00 from 1 review)
Parents whose children are reading below grade level will find this book a godsend. Two long-time reading teachers have simplified the mysterious process of learning to read. In twenty short lessons, they explain easy, effective and fun activities you can use to turn your child into an independent, lifelong super reader this summer. For children from kindergarten through 3rd grade.
Four Seasons of Creative Writing: 1,000 Prompts to Stop Writer's Block
By Bryan Cohen
Price: Free! Words: 48,940. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Writing prompts are questions and hypothetical situations that are able to cure writer's block instantly. This book gives you exactly one thousand idea-generating prompts that focus on the coldest, warmest, toughest and funniest days of the four seasons.
The Perfect Word: The Fine Line Writing Course
By Kate Gould
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 22,720. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2012 by The Fine Line. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
Based on Kate Gould’s experience as an editor, teacher, and critic, The Perfect Word is designed for writers of all levels and experience – from beginners and burgeoning talent to experienced and published writers. Dip into it if you’re in need of a jolt out of a writing rut or follow the structured lessons through each component of good writing.
Editors' Bible
By Vanessa Finaughty
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 49,410. Language: English (South African dialect). Published: September 11, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
(5.00 from 4 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.
Cómo se escribe una novela
By H. G. Quintana
Price: $4.35 USD. Words: 51,750. Language: Spanish. Published: July 10, 2012 by El Barco Ebrio Editorial. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
Imprescindible a quien busque introducirse en el universo de la creación literaria o intente mejorar su estilo y técnica. Desvelando los secretos de tan mágico oficio, este completo manual enseña todo sobre el arte narrativo: desde la génesis de la idea hasta la corrección final, pasando por la estructura, la construcción de personajes, la elección de narrador, los diversos puntos de vista, etc.
Resolviendo el Problema de Escribir en la Universidad: Construcción de Textos Académicos en Educación Superior
By Marisol Rey Castillo
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 44,670. Language: Spanish. Published: July 12, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
Resolviendo el Problema de Escribir en la Universidad: Construcción de Textos Académicos en Educación Superior
SPaG Book: A Teacher's Guide to Spelling, Punctuation, and Grammar
By Matilda Rose
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 31,380. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2013 by Solutions for School (Publishing, UK). Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
SPaG Book is the perfect companion for teachers of spelling, punctuation, and grammar...and now the National Curriculum and Ofsted consider EVERY teacher to be a teacher of literacy, that means you! Whether you're a grammar novice who doesn't know his adverbs from his elbow, or an expert English teacher who never splits his infinitives, this book has something for you.
The Independent Author's Handbook
By John Stilwell
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 26,500. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
This handbook will provide a focused and efficient path to quickly publish and market your work as an e-book, paperback and audiobook. You'll get: numerous tips, examples and ideas; all free or nearly so; backed up by statistics providing you a guide to what ideas work better than others; and the order to do them in so you don't have to lose time backtracking.
Simple Writing Strategies Presents: Write Any Book For Profit In 30 Days or Less
By Glen L K Palmer
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,970. Language: British English. Published: November 26, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
(4.00 from 1 review)
So you want to learn how to write a book but you don't know where to start, or even what to write about, you just know you want to write one. Well my dear fellow writer, I have you covered. In this book you'll learn essential skills that will enable you to write a book faster than you ever thought possible, even if you've never written a lick of content in your life.
The Miracle of Oral Communication
By Jim Hulse
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,630. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Leadership
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
The Miracle of Oral Communication is an easy to read book on public speaking in the digital age. Jim Hulse explains the formula for excellent speech making. He outlines the basic concepts on controlling speaker's anxiety, visual aids, stage presence and gaining audience acceptance. Nearly anyone can be a good public speaker if they follow the formula the author explains in this ebook.
The Better Writing Guide
By Vanessa Finaughty
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,410. Language: English (South African dialect). Published: September 20, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
(5.00 from 1 review)
The Better Writing Guide offers myriad tips to improve your writing, and delves deeply into things that will enhance your skills, such as character point of view, tenses and writing style. If you have purchased the EDITORS’ BIBLE, please do not purchase this book.
Duke the Chihuahua Writes!
By Donna Fawcett
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 45,880. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
0.25 star(4.33 from 3 reviews)
Duke the Chihuahua Writes! is a fun tutorial for the beginning writer. With the aid of an aged and somewhat pompous Chihuahua and a Shepherd pup, award winning author Donna Fawcett offers easy tips for crafting that story, article or book. Learn how to query, stay in the correct point of view or create a character.
Editors' Bible
By Fireblade Publishers
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.
Raubvögel singen nicht
By Arsen Zaloew
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 151,430. Language: German. Published: February 21, 2014 by T/O "Neformat". Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
Sammlung deutscher Sprichwörter und Redenarten Die Sammlung enthält über 7000 deutsche Sprichwörter und sprichwörtliche Redensarten, teilweise auch Wendungen, Floskeln, Alltagsweisheiten, umgangssprachliche Redeweisen, die aus verschiedenen Quellen, wie z. B. Büchern, Zeitschriften, Zeitungen, Fernsehen, Internet, Märchen zusammen getragen und mit Hinweisen auf die Herkunft und Bedeutung versehen
Theatre of the Mind: Writing and Publishing Radio Dramas in the Classroom
By Don Kisner
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 59,850. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
Theatre of the Mind (a how-to book for teachers) The book is filled with ideas and information to help students write and produce radio plays. Levels of difficulty in the projects range from easy to challenging. The book is written with middle/high school students in mind, many of the ideas, are sure to inspire teachers of all levels to include more performance projects in their classrooms.
Last Reader Standing: The Story of a Man Who Learned to Read at 54
By Archie Willard
Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 34,720. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2013 by Bettie Youngs Book Publishers. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
The Last Reader Standing is the story of Archie’s amazing—and often painful—journey of becoming literate at middle age, struggling with the new found knowledge of his dyslexia.
Wommack's Vocabulary+ Buffet: Vocabulary, Word Usage & Pronunciation, Foreign Phrases, Quotations, Poems, Nursery Rhymes, Great Art/Artists, Architecture/Architects, Books/Authors, & Religions
By David R. Wommack
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 143,720. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling
WOMMACK'S VOCABULARY+ BUFFET puts you easily on the road to a deep and dynamic vocabulary. Extremely helpful to creative writers too.
Writing Tips for Authors
By Stefan Vucak
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.
Story by Story PLUS: Basic Intermediate
By Faiza Raintree
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 23,460. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language
Build reading ability quickly & easily. Intensive reading program for BASIC INTERMERDIATE ESL students & students learning to read. A great resource for both adults & children. 25 stories & 150 activities. FEATURES: Pictures, Pre-reading, Comprehension/discussion questions, Graphic organizers, Vocabulary, Grammar, & Writing. Answer Key. 290 pages.