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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 Continuing Series and Trilogy
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,240. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
Have you ever wondered what it’s like to write a continuing series, such as Harry Potter or the Hunger Games? Maybe you’ve created a character whose story will take more than one book to tell.
How to Write a Story—Second Edition
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,470. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Got a story you've been itching to put on paper? Reading How to Write a Story, now in its second edition, is a great place to start. In print for 14 years with Franklin Watts/Scholastic, this valuable book by Kathleen C. Phillips takes aspiring authors—and writers who might like a refresher course—on a thorough tour of what it takes to conceive, draft, revise, and refine a gripping story.
Fiction Writing Prompts for New Authors
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,150. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Fiction Writing Prompts for New Authors lists some themes from Fiction, Science Fiction, Gothic Horror and Cosmic Horror among others and explores some plots for each as well as some suggestions on how these plots should best be used.
How To Argue: 21 Ways to Win An Argument Without Losing a Friend
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,710. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2012 by LaurenzanaPress. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Personal & Practical Guides, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Business communication / general
Effective arguing is an important skill to develop. Verbal conflict is not about being contrary or negative, and it’s not about getting your own way. Arguing is an inherent part of life that humans use to resolve issues and create new ideas and solutions. Using the "secrets" in How To Argue: 21 Ways to Win An Argument Without Losing a Friend you can become an effective, yet lovable, arguer.
Rock Your Plot: A Simple System for Plotting Your Novel
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,190. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Stuck trying to plan out your story? ROCK YOUR PLOT provides a simple, effective, straight-forward system to help you take your premise and characters and develop a fully realized three act story.
Speaking Activities That Don't Suck
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,550. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching, Nonfiction » Reference » Personal & Practical Guides
One of the most painful aspects of any TEFL job is getting the students to speak. Far too many teachers exhaust themselves trying to entertain and motivate surly or shy students - but yet again English Teacher X is here to help. Here is a book full of clear, succint, and EFFECTIVE ways to give your students NO CHOICE but to produce HUGE AMOUNTS of English in a variety of classroom situations.
The 365-Day Writer’s Block Workbook (Volume 1)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,280. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Fiction » Educational
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Over a thousand sentence starts, three per day, with writing tips at the end of each week to motivate and inspire, providing kick-starts to avoid the dreaded ‘writer’s block’. Useful for any writer at any level, whether they have 10 minutes or 10 hours, to start a new project. Also an ideal tool for writing groups.
Speak English! 30 Days To Better English
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 46,230. Language: British English. Published: July 21, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language, Nonfiction » Reference » Foreign languages
A 30-day program to learn to speak English with confidence. Phrases for everyday situations, from socializing to work. Over 120 audio recordings, pronunciation tips, vocabulary and grammar notes, progress checks and review exercises; plus a bonus section for finding online conversation partners.
The Nonfiction Book Proposal Demystified: An Easy-Schmeasy Guide to Writing a Business Plan for Your Book
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,170. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2014 by Short Fuse Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Agents and publishers rely on your book proposal to determine if your nonfiction idea will sell. This easy-schmeasy guide covers each part, helping you write yours quickly and effectively. Also includes tips on writing a query letter and getting your proposal to stand out above the rest. Written by a bestselling author and nonfiction expert with numerous agent and acquisitions editor contacts.
The Easy Guide for Learning Spanish with Free Resources
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,120. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Spanish, Nonfiction » Reference » Foreign language study
This small but concise book provides two powerful components of language learning. First, a brief introduction describes how each individual is hardwired for language learning and gives tips to tap into this natural language ability. The bulk of the book provides a plethora of completely free resources from varying levels and media types.
1200 Creative Writing Prompts (Adventures in Writing)
Series: Adventures in Writing. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,990. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Perfect for writers who are feeling uninspired or who simply want to tackle a new writing challenge, 1200 Creative Writing Prompts has something for everyone. Whether you write fiction, poetry, or creative nonfiction, you’ll find plenty of fresh ideas inside this book. The fiction prompts cover a range of genres, including li
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.
The 365-Day Writer's Block Workbook (Volume 2)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,270. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Educational, Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Volume 2 features over a thousand sets of five keywords, three sets per day, with writing tips at the end of each week to motivate and inspire, providing kick-starts to avoid the dreaded ‘writer’s block’. Useful for any writer at any level, whether they have 10 minutes or 10 hours, to start a new project. Also an ideal tool for writing groups.
Literature Companion: Like Water for Chocolate
Series: A Quick Guide, Book 78 ยท Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 257. Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 10,870. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Hispanic & Latino
The story of the novel revolves around a young girl named Tita. Pedro is her lover, but she continues to long her entire life to marry him. Unfortunately, they are never married because Tita’s mother upholds the family tradition of the youngest daughter not marrying but taking care of her mother until the mother passes away.
How to write a novel in 90 days.(A tried and tested system by a prolific author)
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 13,950. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
Product Description HOW TO WRITE A FULL LENGTH NOVEL IN 90 DAYS...... a tried and tested system used by a successful thriller writer with 12 novels and a series of book marketing guides published since 2008! NOW THE NUMBER 1 SELLING 'WRITING SKILLS' GUIDE ON KINDLE!
Your First 1,000 Days in Writerspark
Series: 1,000 Days in Writerspark: 1,000 Tight Writing Exercises, Book 1. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 23,750. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Educational, Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Writer's block or just plain lack of inspiration strike every writer from time to time. Your First 1,000 Days in Writerspark is the first in a series of ebooks each crammed with 1,000 unique creative writing exercises.
The Quickster's Guide to Novel Plotting
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,890. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Tips and tricks if you're trying to figure out how to start plotting your novel. Designed to help you jumpstart the planing and outlining process for your literary masterpiece. Aimed to be a quick guide for first-time novelists. Perfect for Nanowrimo. **on promotion during November**
The Vincent Calvino Reader's Guide
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 22,020. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2014 by HeavenLakePress. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books, Nonfiction » Reference » Playwriting
The Vincent Calvino Novels Since Spirit House was published in 1992, the Vincent Calvino series has enjoyed international acclaim and an ever-expanding readership in twelve languages. The Vincent Calvino novels, with the Bangkok noir settings, are known for their cultural insights into the Thai/Asian societies. Calvino’s Laws explore the human psyche streched along the East-West divide. ...
Writing Starter Kit: Extended Edition
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 9,820. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
The Writing Starter Kit: Extended Edition is the perfect companion to writers of all genres and forms. Designed to help with everything from idea generation to outlines, this book is a great way to help you start on the road to a successful draft of your literary masterpiece.