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Writing the Heart of Your Story
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 60,840. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Some novelists write with the goal of becoming a best seller, hoping for wealth and fame. Some just want to write novels that earn them a steady income. Some write to express their creativity.Then there are the other writers who want to write an unforgettable novel—the kind of book that gets called a classic and that endures the test of time. Writing the Heart of Your Story is for those writers!
The Emotion Thesaurus: A Writer's Guide to Character Expression
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 35,230. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
(4.78 from 9 reviews)
The Emotion Thesaurus is a tool for writers who want to convey character emotion effectively. It spotlights 75 emotions and the body language cues, thoughts, and visceral responses for each. Also addressed are common emotion-related writing problems and methods to overcome them. This thesaurus encourages writers to show, not tell, emotion and is a brainstorming resource for any fiction project.
Where There Is A Wheel
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 28,060. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals
(3.00 from 1 review)
The book is a compilation of a selection of Baraza J M's newspaper articles focusing on the ownership of a motor vehicle. It is a highly summarized "handbook", outlining helpful tips and hints on the following: - Acquiring a motor vehicle - Demystifying commonly misunderstood motor vehicle concepts - Driving a motor vehicle efficiently and competently - Maintaining a motor vehicle
Medieval Underpants and Other Blunders: A Writer’s (& Editor’s) Guide to Keeping Historical Fiction Free of Common Anachronisms, Errors, & Myths [Second Edition]
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 64,590. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2013 by Spyderwort Press. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
A detailed guide to the factual mistakes that writers of historical fiction often make—and how to avoid them. From medieval knights smoking cigars to characters crossing streets that wouldn’t exist for another 2000 years, historical novelist Alleyn exposes and explains the often hilarious, always painful goofs that turn up most frequently in fiction set in the past.
The Negative Trait Thesaurus: A Writer's Guide to Character Flaws
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 85,910. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
This book is a flaw-centric exploration of your character's arc, motivation, emotional wounds, and basic needs. Its vast collection of flaws will help writers to explore the possible causes, attitudes, behaviors, thoughts, and related emotions behind their characters’ weaknesses so they can be written effectively and realistically. Downloadable tools for character building are included.
Writing Between the Sexes
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 9,360. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Nonfiction. Men and women think, talk, and act differently -- which causes problems for writers who are trying to create characters of the opposite sex. Award-winning author Leigh Michaels (author of On Writing Romance) shares the secrets of why and how men and women are different and how to use the differences to create realistic -- but not stereotypical -- characters.
The Realm Apparent
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Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 16,790. Language: Australian English. Published: February 13, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
A walkthrough for Speculative Fiction writers, to help them create the framework of a world as quickly and effortlessly as possible, without getting lost in the murk of world building.
Structuring Your Novel: Essential Keys for Writing an Outstanding Story
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 59,780. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2013. Category: 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
Million Dollar Outlines
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 67,290. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2014 by WordFire Press. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Bestselling author David Farland has taught dozens of writers who have gone on to staggering literary success, including such #1 New York Times Bestsellers as Brandon Mull (Fablehaven), Brandon Sanderson (Wheel of Time), James Dashner (The Maze Runner) and Stephenie Meyer (Twilight). In this book, Dave teaches how to analyze an audience and outline a novel.
A Great First Date
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,380. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Dating
With our new interconnected world, dating has changed radically, even in the last few years. It's easier than ever to meet people but harder than ever to connect with them. A first date is the first - and sometimes last - opportunity to make that connection. You can't simply be yourself, you have to be your best self. A Great First Date helps you do just that.
Getting Published in the 21st Century: Advice from a Literary Agent
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 37,530. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
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.
201 Writing Prompts
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,800. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
201 Writing Prompts is a fun and challenging collection of writing starters designed to spark your creativity and end writer's block.
Effective but FREE marketing for your Zazzle shop and products
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,660. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Online services / resource directories
(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.
Speaking Activities That Don't Suck
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Series: English Teacher X, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 32,840. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching
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.
Budget Bass
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 6,450. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals
A complete set of plans to build a normal size upright Bass fiddle. This bass has the tone and volume that would match many commercial upright bass fiddles. At current prices this bass can be built for about $100. The bass could be coompleted in one weekend (not including staining and finish coat). The plans include detailed step by step instruction including many drawings and photos.
ポーランド語語彙本3000語 - Pōrando go goi hon 3000 go
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 14,160. Language: Japanese. Published: March 10, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Polish
T&P_BOOKSは、外国語の学習、記憶、復習のお役に立つことを目的としています。本語彙本は3000の一般的に使われている言葉を収録しています。外国語レッスンの補足教材としての使用にお勧めです。初心者から上級者までの幅広い層の学習者のニーズに応えます。見直しや自習用テストでの使用に便利です。現在使われている語彙を知ることができます。日本語を勉強する外国人にもお勧めです。本改訂版は101の次のトピックが含まれています。基本概念、数字、測定単位、重要な動詞、時間、カレンダー、昼と夜、月、季節、旅行、観光、都市、買い物、洋服とアクセサリー、化粧品、電話、電話での会話、外国語、食事、レストラン、家族、人体、薬、家具、家庭用電化製品、地球、天候、自然災害、動物相、野生動物、世界の国々等…
How To Build A (Semi) Solid Yurt For Under $1,500
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 22,630. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals
Build your own 16-foot yurt for under $1,500 (inc. insulation and floor deck). All materials readily available at most lumber yards (except tarps). Guide includes ideas for plumbing, heat, power. Assembly time (1 person) is about 3-4 hrs, disassembly approx. 2 hr. Time to cut and prepare all materials: 30-40 hr.
1,000 Words for Business English Learners
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 51,710. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Words lists
1,000 Words for Business English Learners is for intermediate, advanced and master learners of the English language. It helps you use English confidently and correctly when communicating with your business partners. It is packed with clear explanations of words, well-written sample sentences, and plenty of useful exercises on expressions, idioms, and sayings. It also has tips for business writing.
The Positive Trait Thesaurus: A Writer's Guide to Character Expression
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 81,950. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Thesauri
The Positive Trait Thesaurus is brimming with ideas to help authors develop one-of-a-kind, dynamic characters that readers will love. Extensively indexed, it contains a large selection of positive attributes to choose from when building a personality profile. With entries written in a user-friendly list format, this brainstorming resource is perfect for any character creation project.
Free Ride to College: A Guide to Grooming Your Kids For a Full Academic Scholarship
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 15,530. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Getting into college
Free Ride to College: A Guide to Grooming Your Kids For a Full Academic Scholarship is a comprehensive guide to giving students preparing for college and their parents the preparation and resources necessary to not only get admitted to the college or university of their dreams, but also to secure the funds that are essential to paying for it.