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The Short Fuse Guide to Query Letters
Series: Short Fuse Guides, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,310. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2014 by Short Fuse Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
Literary Agent Michelle Richter demystifies the process of writing and submitting query letters that get results. Learn structure, technique, what works, what never to do, what attracts an agent’s attention, and special tips that most writers don’t think of. Help your submission rise above the slush and get read by those who want it most.
Writing the Cozy Mystery
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,180. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Reference
Writing the Cozy Mystery will help you learn how to write a traditional whodunit, organize your materials, and sustain a series.
Come Again?
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,170. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2011 by Living Books USA. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Reference » Grammar and punctuation
There is no doubt that for most writers, good dialogue is the hardest part of good writing. “Come Again?” contains everything aspiring writers need to know about writing and correctly punctuating good dialogue - essential in an good writing.
Smashwords Formatting Smashed: A Short, Easy, Step-by-Step Tutorial Instruction Guide (That Won’t Leave You With A Headache!)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,310. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals
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This step-by-step guide will efficiently instruct you through the basics of formatting your Microsoft Word document for Smashwords. Everything you need to know about the basics of successfully formatting manuscript is laid out in this easy-to-follow, straightforward tutorial. Follow these instructions exactly, and prepare your e-book quickly and easily today!
How to Avoid 10 Punctuation M!stakes: The Top 10 Fatal Errors Made by Novices Punctuating Fiction and Non-fiction
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,050. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2014 by OverDog Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Grammar and punctuation, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
The top 10 punctuation mistakes that pedants love to correct. Eliminate them before you eliminate your chances with a publisher, or before you embarrass yourself in front of readers or clients. Each and every mistake is easy to fix once you know how. Each chapter begins with a diagram containing solutions to punctuation problems that may have eluded you for years.
1001 First Lines
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 25,010. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Quotations, Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Have you ever wondered which novels contain the most famous opening lines? Or how the writers of Science Fiction compare to those of Romance? Now you can compare for yourself, with 1001 of the best and worst First Lines from fifteen genres. 1001 First Lines is for the writers and the readers of the world, providing inspiration and instruction, with a checklist of titles to tick off as you go.
Fifty Ways to Practice Reading: Tips for ESL/EFL Students
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,750. Language: American English. Published: November 11, 2012 by Wayzgoose Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - English (insert language book was written in), Nonfiction » Reference » Foreign language study
This book is made for students of English as a Second or Foreign Language. You will learn 50 ways to practice and improve reading skills. By applying these methods, you will read faster and better, and remember information longer. You do not need to be living in an English-speaking country or be currently taking an English class to use this book. Good for beginners through advanced levels.
The Short Fuse Guide to Book Publishing Rights
Series: Short Fuse Guides, Book 6. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,260. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2014 by Short Fuse Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Publishing business, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
Literary Agent Laurie McLean walks you through the different rights involved in publishing a book and shows you how best to use them to maximize your profit.
Pooch Paths: Dog Walks and Hikes in Asheville and Beyond
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,440. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Personal & Practical Guides, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hiking
Looking for dog walks and hikes in and around Asheville, NC? Then “Pooch Paths” is for you! This handy eBook offers descriptions, links, directions, and even insider tips for more than thirty dog walks and hikes. You’ll find useful information about Asheville greenways, Bent Creek Forest trails, Blue Ridge Parkway trails, DuPont State Forest, Pisgah National Forest, and much more.
Marketing Your EBook
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,340. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2011 by Steel Diamonds Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
This small book is packed with useful tips you can do for free whcih will help you promote your ebook and increase sales. Pam Stone is the Marketing Director for Steel Diamonds Publishing and is eager to share her knowledge and years of experience with you.
Easy Smashwords Formatting In OpenOffice
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,990. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2012 by Empire. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books, Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
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Welcome to Easy Smashwords Formatting In OpenOffice. In this guide you'll learn the ten steps it takes to get your book into the Smashwords Premium Distribution Program every time. This book is specifically designed for those of you who prefer to use the free word processing program known as OpenOffice.
Busting Writing Myths
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,870. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Reference
There are many myths about writing and if you fall into the trap of believing them you’ll seriously hamper your creativity and ability to write. We’ll cover the most common myths and how you can keep them under control. In not believing in the myths you will be in control of your writing success.
Writing Tips From Authors
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 40,390. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
Invaluable Writing tips for the new author. These are tips from real authors sitting down for a chat to talk about their writing experiences.
A Silicon Valley Writer, Volume 4 (2013) (Blog Postings)
Series: A Silicon Valley Writer Blog Postings. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,630. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
The fourth volume of blog postings from A Silicon Valley Writer about writing and being a writer, featuring 27 blog postings and an appendix from 2013: "The First Line Challenge," "Plan B For The Plan B Magazine," "Some Things Never Change At The Local Post Office," "When Your Debit Card Travels Without You," "Have You Written Your Best Work Years Ago?" and "The Mobile Office v2.0 is Evermore".
Insults - Old, New, Borrowed, Blue
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,990. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire, Nonfiction » Reference » Quotations
Over 750 insults from the witty to the sarcastic, humorous to the rude. From the well known and famous to the dead and anonymous; from TV and newspapers to magazines long since folded. Many of these insults have not appeared in an anthology before.
Writing Dialogue #1-5: A Collection of Articles for Fiction Writers
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,360. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Explore five of Writing Show host Paula B's most popular articles. Collection includes: Writing Dialogue #1: The Importance of Character Agenda Writing Dialogue #2: Combining Dialogue and Narrative Writing Dialogue #3: Compression Writing Dialogue #4: How to Use Tags Writing Dialogue #5: Individualizing Your Characters All of the above also sold separately.
How to Use Third Person Narration to Hook Readers and Keep Them Engaged
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,970. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Explains how to use extreme third person limited point of view in fiction to capture and sustain reader attention. With examples.
Which Article?
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,580. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Foreign language study
A challenging grammar point to master when learning English is represented by articles. In most cases this happens because the learners’ first language has different rules concerning articles or the language doesn’t have any articles. This book is intended for learners of English and test takers who need to review grammar rules or any reader who wishes to extend their knowledge of this language.
HOLLYWOOD CLASSICS Index of Movie Titles BOOKS 1-16: "A" - "Z"
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,510. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Directories, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
Illustrated with no less than 35 classic movie posters from the author's own collection, here is a full list of all the films (over 2,000 of them) extensively detailed and reviewed in books 1 through 16 of the acclaimed Hollywood Classics series. Details include the years of original release and title changes. Also listed are articles such as Best Movies of All Time, Raymond Chandler On Screen.
The IELTS for Beginners
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,140. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: November 2, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Foreign language study
The book is intended for first time IELTS candidates, especially for those who have not taken any specialised courses. It contains information about writing on the answer sheet, descriptions of the four parts of the test and some tips on how to prepare before the exam.