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Variety Pack: Readers' Choice (Big Ideas Low Intermediate)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,390. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2017 by Wayzgoose Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
The twelve stories and articles in this low intermediate graded reader are written in simple English and explore a range of topics from surprising success stories to extreme weather to other worlds...and more.
The Writer's Habit: Combining Knowledge, Skill, and Desire to Write the Best Novel You Can
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 54,110. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2017 by MissouriBreaksPress. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
This writing craft book from bestselling novelist Elisa Lorello takes a rhetorical approach to developing artful fiction.
The Original Fantasy: A Practical Guide to Writing Genre
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 41,600. Language: Australian English. Published: May 24, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy, Nonfiction » Education and 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
The Trials of Writing & Publishing
Price: Free! Words: 7,510. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
A collection of blog-posts covering many aspects of writing a novel. Charting my progress - from inspiration to completion, rejection to publication.
Children's Literacy Under One Hour
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 17,690. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2017 by Under One Hour, LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Readers / Beginner, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
Children's Literacy Under One Hour will give you an overview of the concepts helpful towards teaching a child to read, or encourage a child who is already starting to read. From the six early literacy skills, the way the brain develops, picture vs. chapter books, to phonics and sentence structure, it is sure to prepare your child to succeed in school and in life!
Creating Short Fiction
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 62,670. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2017 by ReAnimus Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
The classic guide to writing short fiction - Revised & Expanded 3rd ed.
Futureproofing Your Writing - How to avoid anachronisms in fiction to keep your prose timeless
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,950. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
How to avoid anachronisms in fiction to keep your prose timeless.
Of Worlds Beyond
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 30,110. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2016 by ReAnimus Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
Seven famous SF authors—Heinlein, Campbell, "Doc" Smith, Williamson, de Camp, van Vogt, & Taine—offer some of the best explanations ever on how to write SF.
In Search of Wonder
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 151,460. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2016 by ReAnimus Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
The premier book of SF insight for all SF readers and writers.
Don't Write Your MEmoir without ME!
Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 50,300. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
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An easy to read and motivational workbook/gulde to writing your memoir. Anything but a textbook, you'll come away believing, as the author's workshop participants have, that you too can a memoir folks will want to read. Written by Viga Boland, the author of 4 memoirs, including the Gold Medal winning, "No Tears for my Father", this book is cover to cover good advice and fun reading.
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 and 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 Write A Short Story in 7 Days
Price: Free! Words: 4,350. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
Designed in house by the Needle In The Hay editorial team, How To Write A Short Story in 7 Days is an introductory toolkit for novice writers looking to take their first foray into the format. It's also useful for intermediate writers who want to hone their craft or professionals looking to expand their skill set.
Fifty Ways to Teach Reading: Tips for ESL/EFL Teachers
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,320. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2016 by Wayzgoose Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
This book for ESL/EFL teachers has 50 activities, games, techniques, and exercises to help you teach reading skills in an enjoyable way - for both you and your students! The book is divided into five sections: a) Pre-reading Activities b) Reading Activities c) Post-reading Activities d) Intensive Reading Activities e) Extensive Reading Activities
Slave Wages in America - Turbulence of Life in the World
You set the price! Words: 5,160. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
Early in life we are introduced to school as a means to learn, acquire knowledge, get informed, and get educated. Illiteracy becomes more of a curse and an outdated way of life. Hence, the procedure of learning begins and incorporates a large portion where the activity of humanity is founded.
Rhyme-O-Grams Word Game
Price: Free! Words: 1,970. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
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This game challenges you to solve a word problem where a short poem uses four words made from the same letters. A further challenge is for you to create a Rhyme-O-Gram to challenge the creator of this game. Both parts of the problem are not easy to solve.
What's Wrong With The Way I Speak Forty Problems in Grammar For You To Solve
Price: Free! Words: 1,360. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
This book illustrates the reasons why people should speak using good grammar. It also challenges readers to find the problems in 40 sentences that contain grammatical errors. At the back of the book readers are show how the errors can be corrected.
10 Easy Steps to Writer Your Novel
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,620. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
The “Quick Start Guide” to outlining and writing your novel! Helpful exercises with each step. Tips for beginnings and more advanced writers. Written by Kristen James, an editor, novelist, ghostwriter and publisher. She has penned over thirty books in both fiction and nonfiction, and her work has hit the top 100 in Kindle in the US, UK, and Canada.
Instant Voice Training - How to Train Your Voice Instantly!
Series: INSTANT Series. Price: $4.97 USD. Words: 7,090. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy, Nonfiction » Music » Voice
The way your "voice" sounds immediately says a lot about who you are - that can attract and win people over, getting them to listen and be mesmerized by your every word...or turn them off in repulse wishing that you don't open your mouth again. Is the voice you're born with, the voice you're stuck with for the rest of your life? If you don't have a great voice, is it possible to change your voice?
Crafting Poetry
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 41,470. Language: British English. Published: March 8, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
Crafting Poetry will invigorate all poets, novices and experienced alike, with the excitement of the craft. It will provide useful help in exploring your skills and give you advice on publication, time management, competitions, and giving readings and talks.
"EE- zee" Words = IQ+
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 37,970. Language: American English. Published: February 22, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
The English language is a rich, useful collection of disparate sounds, misleading pronunciations and nightmarish spellings – you’re not the problem - it’s English! Build up your vocabulary, build up self confidence with “EE zee” WORDS! “The limits of my language means the limits of my world” Ludwig Wittgenstein