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Activate: A Thesaurus of Actions & Tactics for Dynamic Genre Fiction
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 269,770. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2019 by Evil Mastermind, LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Reference » Thesauri
Activate is an author's thesaurus of active, transitive verbs for use in verbalizing stories in any genre. This guide offers 5,300 unique character actions, sorted alphabetically, as well as by genre and direction, to help writers energize their process and projects at every stage.
Stephen King, American Master: A Creepy Corpus of Facts About Stephen King & His Work
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 103,810. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2018 by Permuted. Categories: Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Science Fiction & Fantasy, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing & books
A fun and informative compendium for Stephen King fans —interviews, essays, and loads of facts and details about all of his work.
Spanish Mini Dictionary
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 135,240. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2019 by drkameleon. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Spanish, Nonfiction » Reference » Dictionaries
All the words you'll need in your day-to-day life in the palm of your hand! With thousands of lemmas, neatly organised and translated, Fluo's Spanish Mini Dictionary is designed to become the everyday go-to pocket reference for students, learners, business professionals and travellers.
The Emotional Wound Thesaurus: A Writer's Guide to Psychological Trauma
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 112,700. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Root your characters in reality by giving them an authentic wound that causes difficulties and prompts them to strive for inner growth to overcome it. With its easy-to-read format and over 100 entries packed with information, The Emotional Wound Thesaurus is a crash course in psychology for creating characters that feel incredibly real to readers.
Dream Symbols: An Answer to Prayer? 'Human Body' (Parts and Actions)
Series: Dream Symbols: An Answer to Prayer?, Volume 5. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 410,790. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Personal & Practical Guides, Nonfiction » Inspiration » General self-help
Each 'body part or action' in this book is listed with possible interpretations, scriptures using that part, which may help with perspective, and also includes a list of common utilizations which could explain the why and where questions about the symbol. While researching a meaning to ''body parts or actions' that we have remembered from our dreams, we just may find an answer...to a pr
The Self-Publishing Manual, Volume 1
Price: $9.97 USD. Words: 107,170. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing & books
(4.75 from 4 reviews)
Universally acknowledged as the bible for self-publishers, this guide incorporates the latest information on the process in a new edition. Twelve chapters answer common questions and provide practical guidance on writing, design, copyrighting, printing, promotion, publicity, sales, and distribution, with one chapter devoted to technology. An appendix lists useful resources.
Man Oh Man! Writing Quality M/M Fiction
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 131,230. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks & Manuals
(5.00 from 1 review)
So, why this book? Why not one of the other "How to Write..." titles? Because everything in Man, Oh Man is geared to the M/M market and the M/M writer, to you and the genre that you love, whether you're an aspiring writer or you're already published. Lambda Award finalist Josh Lanyon takes you step-by-step through the writing process.
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
(4.00 from 1 review)
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.
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 & 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 Best Known Tragedies of Shakespeare: In Plain and Simple English
Series: Plain and Simple English, Book 15. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 123,660. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2011 by BookCaps. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
Five of William Shakespeares best known and beloeved tragedies are collected here--in plain and simple english! If you have struggled with Shakespeare in the past, then this anthology is for you. Plays include: Romeo and Juliet Hamlet Macbeth Othello Julius Caesar
The Urban Setting Thesaurus: A Writer's Guide to City Spaces
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 123,730. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Thesauri
(5.00 from 1 review)
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.
What Would You Do If Your House Burned Down Last Night
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 116,430. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Home & Garden » Do-it-yourself / general, Nonfiction » Reference » Personal & Practical Guides
What homeowners need to know in order to: *Prevent damage to their homes. *Prepare “just in case”. *Respond when disaster strikes. *Negotiate the insurance claims maze. *Get their property repaired. *Get their lives back to normal. *Strengthen the structure of the home to better withstand *disasters & provide better protection for the family. *Involve the whole family in safe living practices.
Movies International: America's Best, Britain's Finest
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 145,770. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Consumer guides, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
British moviegoers love U.S. films. Why? A cinema manager in London's East End told me: "People come to the movies to get lost. They don't want to see Frank Sinatra in a U.K. movie, treading the same dreary streets they live in, day in, day out. They want Frank transported to a magic world, or a different world. That's what Hollywood supplies. British films are too realistic, too down-to-earth."
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
(5.00 from 8 reviews)
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.
The Phillips Nautical Dictionary
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 188,650. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Dictionaries
10,000 nautical words and phrases. THE COMPLETE dictionary. This is definately the best and most comprehensive nautical dictionary available in the world today.
Almanac of American Philanthropy 2017 Compact Edition
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 126,130. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2017 by Philanthropy Roundtable. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Almanac
The Almanac of American Philanthropy was created to serve as the definitive reference on America's distinctive philanthropy. Now there is this new 2017 Compact Edition of the almanac. It offers highlights of the crucial information and fascinating arguments contained in the full-length version, in a condensed format. All updated to the present moment!