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How to Write a Novel Using the Snowflake Method
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,430. Language: American English. Published: July 17, 2014 by Randy Ingermanson. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Creativity
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Are you writing a novel, but having trouble getting your first draft written? Take a look at the wildly popular Snowflake Method—a battle-tested series of ten steps that jump-start your creativity and help you quickly map out your story. All around the world, novelists are using the Snowflake Method right now to ignite their imaginations and get their first drafts down on paper.
Getting Published in the 21st Century: Advice from a Literary Agent
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 37,530. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Reference
From Literary Agent Carly Watters comes Getting Published in the 21st Century, an ebook of Writer’s Digest award-winning blog content and new material primed to help writers get published.
The Short Fuse Guide to Query Letters
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.
How to Handle Details
Series: A Writer's Guide, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,620. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
The look and feel of your story world should include details that can resonate with many different kinds of readers. With the information in this book you can learn more about those important details and how to use them to reflect your theme and message. The examples and thorough explanations will guide you through eye-opening techniques that will build your toolbox of writer's skills.
How To Start Out or Over on a Shoestring
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,170. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Personal & Practical Guides
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Everything you ever wanted to know about starting out (or over) on a shoestring. This book covers everything from clothing and personal items to furniture, appliances and transportation with everything in-between.
Beyond Narrative Summary: An Essential Guide to Story Composition
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,460. Language: American English. Published: August 25, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Learn the secret published authors already know.Take your stories from excessive narrative summary to engaging scenes, by removing the guesswork and understanding the elements needed to create scenes and compose your story. You will learn about the basic components used to create a scene and how to connect these components in an effective way that creates a great story.
Much Ado About Nothing In Plain and Simple English (A Modern Translation and the Original Version)
Series: Plain and Simple English, Book 9. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 87,010. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
There really is something about this play about nothing--it's funny! Really funny! It's one of Shakespeare's greatest comedies, in fact. But wait...why aren't you laughing? Let's face it..if you don't understand Shakespeare, then you are not alone. If you have struggled in the past reading Shakespeare, then BookCaps can help you out. This book is a modern translation of Much Ado About Nothing
How to Handle Conflict and Tension
Series: A Writer's Guide, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,650. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
(5.00 from 1 review)
Tension brings out the best and the worst in characters. If you have difficulty plotting novel-length stories, struggle to write scenes where anything of actual story-worthiness happens, worry about the pacing of your drafts, or have a general reticence to put your characters into hot water, this book will show you some techniques for adding tension and conflict to your fiction writing.
How To Make A Ton Of Money Selling The Things You Own And Do Not Need; A guide through eBay, Craigslist, Facebook, flea markets, yard sales, and swap meets
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,390. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Sales, Nonfiction » Reference » Personal & Practical Guides
Wouldn’t it be nice to have a pocket full of cash? THIS BOOK CAN HELP YOU MAKE MONEY. We all have unneeded stuff. This book outlines multiple ways, including eBay, Craigslist, Facebook auctions, flea markets, swap meets, and yard sales, where you can sell your stuff and put cash in your pocket. I explain the details of each one so you can maximize the value of your stuff and make the most money.
Free Books For Your iPad and How to Find Them
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,870. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals
Short and straight to the point: From the author of the best-selling book “Free Kindle Books and How to Find Them” comes this guide to millions of free books online! Rather than limit yourself to the offerings at Apple, This guide shows you where you can receive several hundred thousand (actually over a million) free books, blogs, short stories, and other content.
How to Handle Hooks
Series: A Writer's Guide, Book 5. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,940. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
What is a hook and how can you use it in your stories? Whether you've never heard of hooks or have been writing hooks for years, this book will take you through the whole gamut of ways to write hooks and use them effectively. You will learn how to evaluate and create hooks for all kinds of uses in your fiction writing, with a focus on hooking readers in the crucial story opening.
1,000 Character Writing Prompts: Villains, Heroes and Hams for Scripts, Stories and More
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 156,780. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Reference
From the author of 1,000 Creative Writing Prompts, this 300 page, 150,000+ word reference tool can serve writers who need characters and need them now! Each of the 1,000 character ideas ends with a question or command to push you past writer's block and into a creative flow state. If character development is your problem, this detailed reference tool is the solution.
Effective but FREE marketing for your Zazzle shop and products
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,660. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Online services / resource directories, Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals
(4.75 from 4 reviews)
My eBook about how to successfully spread the word about your Zazzle shop and products online to increase your sales and income – at no cost! In this eBook, I will share my experience with you. I will guide you through all the steps I do to promote my products.
How to Handle Story Structure
Series: A Writer's Guide, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 37,450. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
This book aims to give you an overview of some plotting methods and techniques. This is not a comprehensive text on how to write creative fiction. In it you will find a discussion of ways to describe your book, figure out what genre your your book fits, help with choosing points of view, subplots and sagging middles. I hope you can use this information to guide your writing journey.
The Best Poetry Exercises from Grad School (No MFA Tuition Necessary)
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,640. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2015 by Unsolicited Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Poetry exercises are a smart way to develop one's "toolbox" -- but why would you want to pay $15,000-45,000 per year to get to those exercises? Our book offers poets at all levels a variety of poetry exercises designed to push you out of the comfort of your style. Not to mention, a brief selection of poetry terms are outlined.
How to Find a Bra That Fits
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,070. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Personal & Practical Guides, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Applied arts
“80% of women are wearing the wrong bra size.” Sadly, most fitters that tell you this proceed to measure you incorrectly, putting you back into a bra that’s the wrong size. Here’s your solution: an impartial guide for teaching you to find a bra for yourself. Learn everything from the two basic measurements all the way to how to match a bra to your breast shape.
Can I Use I? Because I Hate, Hate, Hate College Writing
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,920. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » College Guides
Can I use “I” in my college paper? The short answer: Yes. But keep reading. Even if you don’t like college writing—no, even if you hate college writing—this guide will get you through it. It offers clear and concise answers to your questions about writing college papers.
Beowulf In Plain and Simple English (A Modern Translation and the Original Version)
Series: Plain and Simple English, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 71,820. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
Beowulf is arguably one of the greatest epics ever wrote, but it is rarely appreciated because the Old English is...well--old! If you don't understand it, then you are not alone. If you have struggled in the past reading the ancient classic, then BookCaps can help you out. This book is a modern translation with a fresh spin.
Who Created God? 101 Questions and Answers That Every Christian Should Know, But Never Thought to Ask
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,600. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
This book contains 101 questions that every Christian should know, but never thought to ask--from who created God, to what happens if someone lives in a remote region that has never heard about God, and why can't we have multiple wives when people in the Old Testament did. Other questions answered in this book: Why is there suffering? What is wrong with drugs?
Hamlet In Plain and Simple English (A Modern Translation and the Original Version)
Series: Plain and Simple English, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 49,390. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
Hamlet is arguably one of the greatest plays ever written; it has been staged countless times, adapted into movies, and inspired thousands of artist--but let's face it..if you don't understand it, then you are not alone. If you have struggled in the past reading Shakespeare, then BookCaps can help you out. This book is a modern translation of Hamlet. The original text is also presented in the bo