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ABC Animal Friends : Alphabet book for kids
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Writing, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals
For parents looking for an educational activity for toddlers, like learning the alphabet, this alphabet book is the abc book you and your kid can enjoy together. While laughing and having fun with cute animal friends, babies actively learn the alphabet. Brilliantly written especially for babies and toddlers, unique and artistic animal illustrations make learning the alphabet easy and fun
From Apple to Zebra: A Child's Book of Letters
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 650. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2011 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Writing, Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
A is for apple, shiny and bright. B is for ball. Don't play late at night. C is for cat. Be nice or he'll scratch. D is for dog. This one's called Patch. Help kids learn the alphabet with this fun rhyming book. Filled with vivid pictures for every letter that help the earliest readers to understand the words. Or read this to a preschool child to help prepare them for school!
Writing Prompts for Kids
Series: Writing Prompts, Book 3. Price: $1.87 USD. Words: 8,840. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Writing
Writing Prompts for kids is a simple, handy, quick way to find writing ideas. It contains word prompts, questions, and lots and lots of ideas to help spark a child's imagination. It does not teach your child how to write. This is only a word prompt book. All writers use writer’s prompts of some kind such as sentences, words, and even pictures.
Scoring in the Elevator & 4 other tips on How to Get Published
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,760. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Writing
This collection includes 5 tips on hunting agents and editors, writing a good synopsis & a good log line (two sentence) pitch, and whether or not to revise on spec.
Hunting for an Agent: Shotgun or target pistol?
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,270. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Writing
Send to a one perfect agent, or send to everyone? Pros and cons.
Writing the Dread Synopsis: A synopsis system that works
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 740. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Writing
The five story structure points that make up a good synopsis.
A Tale of Two Synopsises: More on writing a synopsis that works
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,190. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Writing
What your synopsis needs beyond the five basic structure points.
Scoring in the Elevator: All I know about writing a good two sentence pitch
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,170. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Writing
How to craft a good two-sentence log-line / elevator pitch.
Do you want a Cookie? The question of revising on spec
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 730. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Writing
Whether you should make substantial revisions for an editor or agent who hasn't bought your book.
Doghouse on Malibu Beach & 4 other tips on Structure and Villainy
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,420. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Writing
This collection contains 5 tips on what to do with the beginning, middle and climax of your novel, how to make the best use of your villian, and what constitutes a "high concept" story.
Doghouse on Malibu Beach: What you should, and shouldn't, put in the first five pages of your manuscript
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,260. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Writing
What should and shouldn't appear in the first five pages of your novel.
Middle-of-the-Novel Mud: How to winch your way out, and stay out
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,040. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Writing
What should and shouldn't happen in the middle of your novel.
Rising to the Occasion: The climax of your novel
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,480. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Writing
The things that absolutely must happen in the climax of your novel.
High Concept: Whether your plot or your premise is stronger, and why it matters
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 810. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Writing
What "High Concept" means, and whether your novel needs it.
Villains: Because a good bad guy is the author's best friend
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,170. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Writing
Putting your villain to work—because he can help you make your novel great.
Exploding Writing Myths & 4 other tips on Critique and Process
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,440. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Writing
This collection contains 5 tips on how to find/create a writing critique group that works and lasts, and how to make the best use of what they can offer you.
Exploding Writing Myths: Some things "they" say might be true for them but not for you
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,310. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Writing
Exposing some writing "truths" that aren't necessarily true for everyone.
The Art & Necessity of Critique (Part 1): How to find (or create) a writers' critique group
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,000. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Writing
How to find, or if necessary create, a good writing critique group.
The Art & Necessity of Critique (Part 2): How to give and take criticism without coming apart at the seams
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 810. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Writing
Criticism is hard—it’s worth knowing how to give it, and how to take it.
The Art & Necessity of Critique (Part 3): Size matters
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,830. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Writing
How to keep your critique group alive and thriving. Also, how and why novels must be critiqued differently from short pieces.