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Build Your OmniFocus Workflow
Price: $30.00 USD. Words: 41,140. Language: British English. Published: December 18, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks & Manuals
Your ‘missing manual’ for OmniFocus. From absolute basics to custom perspectives and beyond to automation, the authors help you build and improve your OmniFocus workflow by guiding you to understanding the features and concepts in OmniFocus. Ryan and Rose also share their own personal experience, tips and workflows throughout the book, providing even more guidance.
Creating Character Arcs: The Masterful Author's Guide to Uniting Story Structure, Plot, and Character Development
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 51,320. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
Have you written a story with an exciting concept and interesting characters—but it isn’t grabbing the attention of readers or agents? It’s time to look deeper into the story beats that create realistic and compelling character arcs. Internationally published, award-winning novelist K.M. Weiland shares her acclaimed method for achieving memorable and moving character arcs in every book you write.
The Due Diligence Handbook For Commercial Real Estate
Price: $19.95 USD. Words: 30,140. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks & Manuals
The Due Diligence Handbook For Commercial Real Estate is a proven system, a step-by step "road map", to conduct a thorough investigation of commercial real estate investments. Investors and commercial real estate professionals have purchased and use it continuously as their constant companion when purchasing real estate. We need reminding as much as we need learning.
Structuring Your Novel Box Set
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 78,380. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Business writing
2 Bestselling Guides Packed With Tips to Help You Brainstorm and Plan Your Best Story Is Structure the Hidden Foundation of All Successful Stories? These bestselling guides will teach you the secret to creating consistently good stories, show you how to spot and fix story problems before you start writing the first draft, and help you take your writing to the next level.
Outlining Your Novel Box Set: How to Write Your Best Book
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 56,800. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Home schooling
2 Bestselling Guides Packed With Tips to Help You Brainstorm and Plan Your Best Story From Award-Winning and Internationally Published Writing Mentor K.M. Weiland These bestselling guides will help you choose the right type of outline to unleash your creativity, guide you in brainstorming plot ideas, and aid you in discovering your characters.
Preparing for the New York State Case Narrative Examination for the License in Psychoanalysis: An Unofficial Guide
Price: $18.00 USD. Words: 10,350. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
This study guide is based on my own experience of preparing for and taking the LP Case Narrative exam in New York State. In it I offer: ways to understand and answer the exam questions, suggestions on choosing your cases, study strategies, exam strategies, description of the actual testing environment, and more. This is the guide I wished I had when studying for it myself.
The Mary Russell Companion
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 66,320. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Nonfiction » Reference » Almanac
Mary Russell, apprentice-partner of Sherlock Holmes, has written ten “Memoirs”. The illustrated Mary Russell Companion, both Entertainment and aid to scholarship, gives chronologies, character biographies, annotations of The Beekeeper’s Apprentice, Mary Russell interviews, commentaries on Russell’s life—and recipes! The definitive guide to the world of Mary Russell and Sherlock Holmes.
Learn German with Stories: Ferien in Frankfurt – 10 Short Stories for Beginners
Series: Dino lernt Deutsch, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,960. Language: German. Published: December 3, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » German, Nonfiction » Reference » Foreign language study
In this sequel to “Café in Berlin”, Dino makes his way towards the central German metropolis of Frankfurt am Main, caught in between quaint cider-pubs, the international banking elite, old acquaintances and the eternal question what to do with his life. Explore Frankfurt’s city life, learn about local sights and sounds, and improve your German effortlessly along the way!
Inside Story: The Power of the Transformational Arc
Price: $11.99 USD. Words: 106,420. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Screenwriting, Nonfiction » Reference » Playwriting
What’s the secret to writing a great story? Whether a beginner or an A-list Academy Award winner, all writers struggle to get to the great story within. Inside Story provides an innovative process that helps writers maintain the artistic integrity of their vision to create narratives with more depth, dimension and substance. A must-have book for any serious screenwriter, playwright, or novelist.
Handboek Emigreren naar Zweden (Editie 2018)
Price: $6.75 USD. Words: 29,140. Language: Dutch. Published: March 20, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Reference » Personal & Practical Guides
Emigreren naar Zweden? Dit populaire emigratieboek, compleet herzien in 2018, staat tjokvol tips over emigratie, werken in Zweden, een huis kopen, een eigen zaak starten, onderwijs, zorg en zekerheid, en veel meer. Het handboek voor een nieuwe start.
Outlining Your Novel: Map Your Way to Success
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 41,460. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Let outlines help you write a better book! Writers often look upon outlines with fear and trembling. But when properly understood and correctly wielded, the outline is one of the most powerful weapons in a writer’s arsenal. Outlining Your Novel: Map Your Way to Success will help you choose the right type of outline for you an guide you in brainstorming plot ideas.
Speaking Boricua: A Guide to Puerto Rican Spanish
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 20,950. Language: American English. Published: August 28, 2011 by Language Babel. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Dictionaries, Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Spanish
This best-selling Puerto Rican Spanish book, Speaking Boricua, is a humorous guide to Puerto Rican Spanish vocabulary. With over 1,500 Puerto Rican words and phrases, you will quickly understand Puerto Rican vocabulary and slang. Cartoon photos illustrate a few of the words and phrases in an entertaining way. Puerto Rican Spanish words with English definitions and examples.
The Calisthenics Codex: Fifty Exercises for Functional Fitness
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 11,210. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Exercise, Nonfiction » Reference » Encyclopedias
"The Calisthenics Codex" features 50 body-weight-only calisthenics, each fully explained, illustrated with photos, and arranged into targeted lists to suit your interests and fitness level. Choose from 12 workout types, select exercises from 26 groupings like "Gym Class Flashback", "Steampunk Nightmare", and "Self Destruct Sequence", and create one of over 2,000,000 possible workouts.
The Writer's Lexicon: Descriptions, Overused Words, and Taboos
Series: The Writer's Lexicon. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 48,320. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Words lists, Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
You just read your manuscript and discovered that your characters nod like marionettes in every chapter. When they’re not nodding, they roll their eyes. Time to slash the Pinocchio strings. Transform your protagonists into believable personalities that your readers will learn to love. Or hate. Get in the driver’s seat, relax, and enjoy your journey—with Kathy Steinemann’s book as your GPS.
Creating Character Arcs Workbook: The Writer's Reference to Exceptional Character Development and Creative Writing
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 43,880. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Creativity
The Creating Character Arcs Workbook presents a guided approach to choosing the right type of character arc for your story, joining plot and character into a cohesive and resonant whole, and choosing stories with life-changing themes.
Structuring Your Novel: Essential Keys for Writing an Outstanding Story
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 60,080. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Why do some stories work and others don’t? The answer is structure. In this new guide from the author of the bestselling Outlining Your Novel, you will discover the universal underpinnings that guarantee powerful plot and character arcs. An understanding of proper story and scene structure will help you to not only perfectly time your story’s major events, but will also provide you with an unerri
The Art of Code Enforcement
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 65,320. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks & Manuals, Nonfiction » Career Guides » Law enforcement
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Nearly every political jurisdiction in America has adopted codes that regulate the built environment. This book is not a code but rather a practical guide for code enforcement administration. The topics range from voluntary compliance to effective sanctions for noncompliance and are of use to all those who are seeking to improve the maintenance of the building stock in their communities.
The Writer's Lexicon Volume II: More Descriptions, Overused Words, and Taboos
Series: The Writer's Lexicon. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 55,330. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Words lists, Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Writing should grab—and hold—a reader's attention. Mistakes hinder believable characters and memorable stories, but the right advice makes those mistakes easy to fix. This book provides the resources that enable writers to create words that leap from the page into readers' imagination. It's the reference every writer and poet should own.
Summary of Educated: A Memoir by Tara Westover
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 7,420. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2018 by gatsby24. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
Wanna Read But Not Enough Time? Then, grab a SpeedyReads of Educated: A Memoir by Tara Westover now! *This is an unofficial summary of Educated: A Memoir by Tara Westover. It is not endorsed, affiliated by Educated: A Memoir or Tara Westover. It is not the full book.
Learn German with Stories: Karneval in Köln – 10 Short Stories for Beginners
Series: Dino lernt Deutsch, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,310. Language: German. Published: March 17, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » German, Nonfiction » Reference » Foreign language study
In this follow-up to “Ferien in Frankfurt”, Dino finds himself in Cologne, the carnival capital of Germany and home of the Cologne Cathedral. Struggling with tacky accommodations and an empty wallet, he stumbles over a gig which promises to be a walk down easy street. But before he knows it, the carnival begins and he’s faced with an onslaught of bewildering customs.