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Paper Hearts, Volume 2: Some Publishing Advice by Beth Revis
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 62,650. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
After you've written the book, you need PAPER HEARTS to help you get it published.
Speak English! 30 Days To Better English by Clare Whitmell
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 46,170. 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.
Moving to Ibiza - The Essential Guide by Tanit Publications
Price: $1.23 USD. Words: 12,150. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » General reference » Questions & answers, Nonfiction » Reference » Personal & Practical Guides
A comprehensive guide to make your move to Ibiza run as smoothly as possible. Including sections on buying and renting, banking and finance, work and setting up your own business, obtaining your NIE with full links for appointments and documents, Education and childcare, healthcare and motoring.12,000 words you can´t afford to be without!
The Emotion Thesaurus: A Writer's Guide to Character Expression by Angela Ackerman & Becca Puglisi
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 35,230. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills(4.82 from 11 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.
Midpoint Magic: How to Swing Your Screenplay or Novel in a New Direction and Say Good-Bye to Sagging Story Middles That Put Audiences to Sleep by H. R. D'Costa
Series: Story Structure Essentials. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 48,360. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Screenwriting, Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Story middles. Nightmare. You’ve got a lot of pages to fill…and only 1 thing to fill them with (your hero’s repeated attempts to achieve his goal). Without a plan, you’ll end up with a monotonous snooze fest. Buy this guide, learn 8 specific ways to zap the monotony (plus, the plot point that can take your story to the next level)…and say good-bye to sagging middles that put audiences to sleep!
Budget Bass by Ken Schweim
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 6,530. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals(4.00 from 1 review)
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.
The Urban Setting Thesaurus: A Writer's Guide to City Spaces by Angela Ackerman
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 124,040. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Thesauri
The Urban Setting Thesaurus is the key to creating stronger, more powerful descriptions by showing writers how multisensory details can draw readers in and enhance the story. Through its sensory exploration of over 120 urban settings, this book will help writers create a realistic, textured world readers will long to return to, even after the book closes.
The Positive Trait Thesaurus: A Writer's Guide to Character Expression by Angela Ackerman & Becca Puglisi
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 81,960. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Thesauri, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
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.
The Negative Trait Thesaurus: A Writer's Guide to Character Flaws by Angela Ackerman & Becca Puglisi
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 85,910. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2013. Categories: 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.
The 2017 Reporter's Guide to the Royal Families of Europe by Daniel A. Willis
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 27,300. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2016 by Bygone Era Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals
This book is a basic guide to help reporters, and other royal followers, identify European royalty of all stripes and give cursory information about who they are and why anyone cares.
The Rural Setting Thesaurus: A Writer's Guide to Personal and Natural Places by Angela Ackerman
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 105,550. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Thesauri
The Rural Setting Thesaurus helps writers like never before by exploring over 100 school, home, and natural locations, providing the sensory details for each along with possible sources of conflict that can be found there. Also covered are many figurative language techniques that can be used to convey emotion and bring the setting to life, creating a vibrant, one-of-a kind experience for readers.
The Taming of the Shrew In Plain and Simple English (A Modern Translation and the Original Version) by BookCaps
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 85,230. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
The Taming of the Shrew is timeless. The films 10 Things I Hate About You and Deliver us from Eva were each based on the play; the classic western McLintock! even had an episode about the show. But if you have tried to read it and simply stopped because you don't get it, then you are not alone. Let's face it..if you don't understand Shakespeare, then you are not alone.
Point of View in Fiction by Marcy Kennedy
Series: Busy Writer's Guides. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 34,360. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
Point of view isn’t merely another writing craft technique. Point of view is the foundation upon which all other elements of the writing craft stand—or fall. In Point of View in Fiction, you'll learn how to choose the right POV for your story, how to avoid POV errors, how to choose the right viewpoint character, and much more.
Just Publish! Ebook Creation for Indie Authors: Learn How to Write, Design, Format, Upload, and Sell Your Own Book for Low Cost or Free. by Robert Worstell
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 14,020. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Most people have a story. Learn the 3 Parts to eBook Publishing 1. How to write a book - painlessly, effortlessly, earning the satisfaction and pride you deserve. 2. How to publish your book - without the costs and delays recommended by the current "experts". 3. How to sell a book online - make your book discoverable and sell, not only on Amazon, but on iBookstore, B&N, Kobo, and everywhere else.
Live Auctions by Tom Radde
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 13,310. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Consumer guides, Nonfiction » Antiques & Collectibles » Americana
All about Live Auctions. Don't worry about scratching your ear at a Live Auction being a bid. How to bid, act, dress, and what to do at, a Live Auction. By knowing what you are doing, the price of this book will be saved the first time you buy something. Welcome to the world of Live Auctions.
The Scottish Gaelic Tattoo Handbook: Authentic Words and Phrases in the Celtic Language of Scotland by Emily McEwan
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 16,800. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2016 by Bradan Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals, Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Celtic Languages
Created by a Gaelic specialist in Nova Scotia, this handbook will appeal to anyone who loves Scottish culture, Celtic roots, and tattoos. It contains a glossary of nearly 400 authentic Scottish Gaelic words and phrases suitable for tattoos, along with a history of the language, examples of real-life Gaelic tattoos that went wrong, and advice on how to avoid common translation mistakes.
The Expat Partner's Survival Guide by Clara Wiggins
Price: $4.47 USD. Words: 93,820. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals, Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference
A light-hearted but authoritative manual for anyone accompanying their partner on an overseas assignment.
Learn German with Stories: Ferien in Frankfurt – 10 Short Stories for Beginners by Andre Klein
Series: Dino lernt Deutsch, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 7,810. 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!
Vocabulário Português-Espanhol - 3000 palavras mais úteis by Andrey Taranov
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 20,610. Language: Portuguese. Published: March 30, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Spanish, Nonfiction » Reference » Dictionaries
Os LIVROS DE VOCABULÁRIO da T&P Books destinam-se a ajudar a aprender, a memorizar, e a rever palavras estrangeiras. O dicionário contém mais de 3000 palavras de uso corrente - 101 tópicos, incluindo: Os verbos mais importantes, Tempo, Calendário, Estações do Ano, Viagens, Cidade, Compras, Roupas & Acessórios, Cosméticos, Conversação telefónica, Línguas estrangeiras, Refeições, Restaurante …