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What's the Story? Building Blocks for Fiction Writing
Series: The Storyteller's Toolbox. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 35,380. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
What’s the Story? Building Blocks for Storytellers parses the elements that work together to form a story, fostering a broader and deeper understanding of stories, what they are made of, and how they are developed.
Ready, Set, Write: A Guide to Creative Writing
Series: Adventures in Writing. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 37,870. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Ready, Set, Write: A Guide to Creative Writing takes you on a tour through various forms of writing, tools of the trade, creativity techniques, and practical tips for writing, plus plenty of writing projects and activities to explore as you tone your writing muscles. Written for hobbyists and aspiring professionals alike, Ready, Set, Write is ideal for young and new new writers.
928 Maya Angelou Quotes
Price: $1.65 USD. Words: 26,770. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2016 by UB Tech. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Quotations, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
--- BIGGEST COLLECTION OF MAYA ANGELOU QUOTES --- Marguerite Annie Johnson alias Maya Angelou (April 4, 1928 - May 28, 2014), an American author, poet and civil right activist. Angelou is famous for her series of seven autobiographies, which focus on her childhood and early adult experiences. In the book title, the number 928 signifies the resemblance of her year of birth 1928.
The Ultimate Bible Quiz and Trivia Book - Old & New Testament
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,190. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Christianity
Have fun testing your knowledge with our challenging questions and answers about different Biblical subjects. This book contains hundreds of Biblical Questions and Answers covering both the Old and New Testaments. Arranged in sections for easy navigation, links are provided at the end of each section to the relevant answers.
Story Drills: Fiction Writing Exercises
Series: The Storyteller's Toolbox. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 44,240. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Story Drills is packed with fundamental storytelling concepts and comprehensive writing exercises that will strengthen your storytelling skills. You’ll learn the elements, principles, and techniques of storytelling; gain experience through writing practice; and get questions for further contemplation that will lead to a deeper understanding of the craft.
10 Core Practices for Better Writing (Adventures in Writing)
Series: Adventures in Writing. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,700. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
By adopting simple but effective habits that strengthen your writing skills, you will master the craft of writing. All it takes is dedication and self-discipline. Each of the 10 practices in this book grow your skills and promote excellence in your writing. Writing is an adventure that lasts a lifetime. Start your journey toward better writing today.
English Idioms And Expressions For Everyone, Yes, Even You!
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 111,910. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Thesauri
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A collection of English idioms and expressions, and the origins of some of these expressions. Humorous illustrations and some interesting proverbs from other cultures are also included. This is a useful and fun book for anyone who speaks English, and will be referred to for many years to come. It is a great gift for a friend, or a fitting addition to your coffee table or office waiting room.
No Mistakes Grammar
Series: No Mistakes Grammar. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,900. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Grammar & punctuation, Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language
If you've ever mixed up words, even once, then Misused Words is for you.
A Midsummer Nights Dream In Plain and Simple English (A Modern Translation and the Original Version)
Series: Plain and Simple English, Book 8. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 71,350. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
A Midsummer's Night Dream is one of Shakespeare's most beloved comedies--so 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 A Midsummer Nights Dream.
The Communist Manifesto in Plain and Simple English (A Modern Translation and the Original Version)
Series: Plain and Simple English, Book 21. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 45,720. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
Communism is evil, right? Not exactly. The ideas behind communism were revolutionary and ahead of it's time--but reading old and tired translations of the manifesto make it hard to shed light on its ideas. Let BookCaps help with this fresh and modern translation of one of the most banned documents ever written! The original text is also presented in the book, along with a comparable version of bo
A~Z Writers’ Character Quirks: A~ Z of Behaviours, Foibles, Habits, Mannerisms & Quirks for Writers to Create Fictional Characters (Writer’s Resource Series)
Price: $2.98 USD. Words: 20,490. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Reference » Dictionaries
As part of the Writers’ Resource Series, the A~Z of Writers's Character Quirks will give you a long list of Behaviours, Foibles, Habits, Mannerisms & Quirks in easy to find alphabetical order to help you create memorable fictional characters.
Musings of Carl Jung
Price: $1.98 USD. Words: 26,310. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2018 by UB Tech. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Quotations, Nonfiction » Psychology » Applied psychology
Mesmerizing quotes from the father of Analytic Psychology
Thích Nhất Hạnh Quotes
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,870. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2018 by UB Tech. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Quotations, Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Buddhism
The most blissful and peaceful words of the Buddhist monk, Thich Nhat Hanh who always stood for concord and humanity...
Writing Love: Screenwriting Tricks for Authors II
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 141,520. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing & books
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A revised, expanded version of award-winning author/screenwriter Alexandra Sokoloff's story structure workbook Screenwriting Tricks For Authors, with twice the material and using examples from all genres – but with a special focus on the structure and key elements of love stories. Includes full breakdowns of ten romantic comedies, romantic adventure, period romance and romantic suspense films.
Ancient Greek Philosophy : Collective Wisdom of 26 Greek Thinkers
Price: $2.89 USD. Words: 103,510. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2018 by UB Tech. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Quotations, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Asian philosophy
A modest attempt to bring you the words of wisdom from the ancient Greek philosophers like -Socrates, Thales, Plato, Aristotle, Pythagoras, Anaxagoras, Epicurus, Democritus, Heraclitus, Parmenides, Chrysippus, Antisthenes, Gorgias, Empedocles, Anaximander, Cleanthes, Diogenes, Zeno of Citium, Protagoras, Epictetus, Xenophanes, Zeno of Elea, Theophrastus, Xenocrates, Melissus of Samos and Proclus
Publishing 101: A First-Time Author's Guide to Getting Published, Marketing and Promoting Your Book, and Building a Successful Career
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 83,620. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing & books, Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
PUBLISHING 101 is your comprehensive guide to getting published, while avoiding the common pitfalls of first-time authorship. You'll learn how to evaluate the commercial potential for your work; find and approach editors and agents; prepare query letters and book proposals; market and promote your work effectively; and determine if the self-publishing path is right for you.
The 9 Master Plots for Bestsellers & Blockbusters
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 20,020. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Screenwriting, Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Follow the 9 Master Plot recipe to instantly structure your short story, novel, or screenplay. These timeless plots have worked for centuries and they'll work for you.
Novel Writing Tips and Techniques
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 87,040. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
"As someone who constantly evaluates novels for publication, I was astonished at the breadth and clarity of the wonderful advice contained in this handbook. It addresses concerns as grand as plot development and as simple but essential as formatting your submission." –Mike Simpson, Chief Editor
Point of View - How to Use the Different Point of View Types, Avoid Head-Hopping, and Choose the Best Point of View for Your Book
Series: Writers’ Guide Series. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,080. Language: American English. Published: October 19, 2016 by Ylva Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing & books, Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Point of view (POV) is the most powerful tool in a writer’s kit, but it’s also the hardest to master. This book will help you understand the different types of POV, choose the best one for your book, and fix common POV problems. You’ll learn how to use point of view in a way that will make your readers identify with your main character and keep them captivated until the very last page.
Philippines to Go - The No Bullshit Guide
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,830. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2012 by CyberScript. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Reference » Personal & Practical Guides
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The Philippines is not for everyone. Filipinos have a very different culture than us Westerners do and you will face it on a daily basis. This is not a “how to hook up with a Filipina” guide. Such material is widely available elsewhere. This is the no bullshit guide about living in the Philippines.