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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.
Learn German with Stories: Ferien in Frankfurt – 10 Short Stories for Beginners
Series: Dino lernt Deutsch, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,970. 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!
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.
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.
The Writer's Lexicon: Descriptions, Overused Words, and Taboos
Series: The Writer's Lexicon. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 48,620. 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
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.
The Writer's Lexicon Volume II: More Descriptions, Overused Words, and Taboos
Series: The Writer's Lexicon. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 55,480. 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.
Learn German with Stories: Karneval in Köln – 10 Short Stories for Beginners
Series: Dino lernt Deutsch, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,320. 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.
Learn German with Stories: Momente in München – 10 Short Stories for Beginners
Series: Dino lernt Deutsch, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,210. Language: German. Published: November 18, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » German, Nonfiction » Reference » Foreign language study
In this sequel to "Karneval in Köln", Dino is making his way into the heart of Munich, capital of the Free State of Bavaria and home of the world-famous Explore the wonders of Munich in the autumn, learn about local sights and sounds, and improve your German effortlessly along the way!
Tony & Anne Hillerman - Best Series Reading Order - Updated 2019 - Compiled by Albie Berk
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,710. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing & books
Tony Hillerman and Anne Hillerman Leaphorn and Chee Series Novels in Best Reading Order with Summaries and Checklist - 2019 - Includes Song of the Lion (A Leaphorn, Chee & Manuelito Novel) and all Leaphorn & Chee Series Novels by Tony Hillerman and by Anne Hillerman Get the most pleasure out of your reading. Don’t miss a single Leaphorn and Chee book and read them in proper order.
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
IELTS General Writing: How To Write 8+ Answers For The IELTS Exam!
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 12,720. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2017 by Sanbrook Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language
Are you unsure how to achieve a high score in the IELTS writing section (general training test mode)? IELTS General Writing gives you 20 high scoring sample answers you must review to guarantee your success in the IELTS exam (both Task 1 & Task 2)! You'll also get a step by step guide for how to plan and write high scoring answers for the IELTS exam.
Simple Rules for Effective Business Communication
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,410. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2011 by MoshPit Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Marketing
A short, straightforward guide to effective business communication. What to consider, what to avoid, in 10 easy-to-follow steps. Written by Jennifer Mosher, IPEd (Australian Institute of Professional Editors) Accredited Editor, this little guide will open your eyes to the many ways we communicate and how useful or dangerous they can be to a business. Updated April 2018.
Peter Senge’s The Fifth Discipline Summary
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 6,950. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Management science, Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
This is a Summary of Peter Senge’s bestselling classic, The Fifth Discipline. This revised edition is based on fifteen years of experience in putting the book’s ideas into practice. This summary is aimed for those who want to capture the gist of the book but don't have the current time to devour all 466 pages.
A Guide to AP Style for Writers Who Don't Like Grammar Practice
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 16,100. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Grammar & punctuation
For journalism students and entry-level website copywriters/content producers, this book provides a no-nonsense introduction to Associated Press writing standards. It breaks down the specifics of proper AP grammar use while skipping the dry jargon. Includes practice tests with answer keys.
J.D. Robb - Best Reading Order with Summaries & Checklist
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,300. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing & books
J.D. Robb - Best Reading Order with Summaries & Checklist. Includes Eve Dallas In Death Series listed in best reading order with summaries. Updated for 2019. This is exactly the reference you need to make sure you don't miss a book or story and you get a chance to read each one in the best reading order and use your reader to mark the ones you've read.
The Turkish Language Explained for English Speakers
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 72,350. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Turkish, Nonfiction » Reference » Foreign language study
This Treatise explains and answers some of the difficulties that the learner of Turkish may encounter along their way. It focuses on the understanding of Turkish grammar and logic with many examples and explanations. There are no practice exercises included as these can be found in many text books or on the internet. It covers the learning process from beginner to intermediate and advanced.
TOEFL Grammar Guide - 23 Grammar Rules You Must Know To Guarantee Your Success On The TOEFL Exam!
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 6,440. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2013 by Sanbrook Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language
Improve your TOEFL Grammar skills with this easy-to-follow grammar guide today! “TOEFL Grammar Guide - 23 Grammar Rules You Must Know To Guarantee Your Success On The TOEFL” – will give you the necessary preparation to ensure your grammar will be correct.