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Inciting Incident: How to Begin Your Screenplay or Novel and Captivate Audiences Right Away (While Accomplishing Your Long-Term Plotting Goals)
Series: Story Structure Essentials. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 62,170. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Screenwriting, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Creativity
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Does Your Story Beginning Set You Up For Success…or Failure? The beginning of your story has to grab audiences. At the same time, it has to accomplish “slow” stuff, like establishing your premise and introducing your characters & the stakes. This is the marketing-plotting conundrum. This writing guide will show you how to solve it. Buy now and keep audiences hooked to your screenplay or novel!
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.
The Quotable Anais Nin: 365 Quotations with Citations
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 15,050. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2014 by Sky Blue Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Quotations
The Quotable Anais Nin is the first and only Nin quotebook, with 365 verified and cited quotations. It is not only a reference book, it is a source of inspiration to readers everywhere.
The Write Ideas Creative Writer's Toolkit: A Genre Spanning Box Set of Writing Prompts and Creative Exercises
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 15,110. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Creativity
Writer's block crippling your creativity? Feel your creativity could do with a boost? Beat writer's block forever and kick start your creativity with over 600 writing prompts and creative writing exercises.
How to Write a Novel Using the Snowflake Method
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 54,430. Language: American English. Published: July 17, 2014 by Ingermanson Communications, Inc.. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Creativity
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Are you writing a novel, but having trouble getting your first draft written? Take a look at the wildly popular Snowflake Method—a battle-tested series of ten steps that jump-start your creativity and help you quickly map out your story. All around the world, novelists are using the Snowflake Method right now to ignite their imaginations and get their first drafts down on paper.
How to Tell a Story
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 65,640. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2015 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Drawing on Provost's proven philosophies, Rubie examines every facet of storytelling, from narrative hooks to fulfilling climaxes. Through advice, exercises, and an outstanding array of examples, you'll learn to create gripping narratives powered by strong characters. You'll discover the secrets of sequencing, of weaving subplots into rich stories, of manipulating story pace to increase conflict.
Rich People Problems by Kevin Kwan: Conversation Starters
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,230. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2017 by Cb. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
Rich People Problems by Kevin Kwan: Conversation Starters A Brief Look Inside: EVERY GOOD BOOK CONTAINS A WORLD FAR DEEPER than the surface of its pages. The characters and their world come alive, and the characters and its world still live on. Conversation Starters is peppered with questions designed to bring us beneath the surface of the page and invite us into the world that lives on. These
Self-Publishing: Absolute Beginners Guide
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 23,290. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Absolute beginner's guide for writers wanting to publish their work. Check lists, cheat sheets, and a simplified look at publishing and self publishing in print and eBook.
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.
Literature Companion: Childhood's End
Series: A Quick Guide · Study Guides: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,620. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2015 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
According to Clarke, the idea of writing this novel originated from a short story called “Guardian Angel” which was published in 1946.
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 and 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.
Domain Flipping Formula 2017
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,850. Language: American English. Published: September 6, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Careers
if you're interested in learning how to start making money online with a proven, practical system that gets results, then "Domain Flipping Formula 2017" is the perfect book to get you started.
Basic Formatting & How to Create a Hyperlinked Table of Contents for Smashwords
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,780. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2014 by KAW Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Education, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
Smashwords is a leading distributor for indie authors. Putting ebooks on Smashwords.com results in sales to Smashwords customers & customers for Apple, Sony, Kobo, etc. To sell to these other customers, an ebook must be properly formatted with a hyperlinked table of contents. This short book presents easy-to-follow formatting instructions and a guide for creating a hyperlinked table of contents.
Learn German with Stories: Karneval in Köln – 10 Short Stories for Beginners
Series: Dino lernt Deutsch, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,210. 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.
What's the Story? Building Blocks for Fiction Writing
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.
92 Powerful Prepositions and Examples
Series: 92 Powerful Prepositions and Examples. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,820. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Grammar and punctuation, Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language
Prepositions are an important part of the English language. Normally mentioned before a noun or a pronoun, prepositions show the relation between words. Mentioned in this ESL guide are some of the most common prepositions in the English language and how to use them correctly.
Writing Prompts for Powerful Plots: A 12 Step No-Fail Writing Strategy
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,480. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Creativity
This is the book that changes the way you use writing prompts forever. This is the book that shows you a simple, yet innovative way to use writing prompts to craft powerful fiction. This is the book that shows you, step by step, how to write successful fiction.
Ready Reference Treatise: Childhood's End
Series: Ready Reference Treatises · Study Guides: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,070. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
With the arrival of the aliens, utopia begins on Earth and it continues for several decades. The Earth is indirectly ruled by the aliens. However, the utopia comes at the cost of human identity and culture.
A Jumble of 500+ Writing Prompts
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,930. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
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An E-book Jumble of 500+ Writing Prompts is a book full of simple writing prompts purposefully set out of order so that each day of writing starts fresh with a new idea. These prompts can be used for stories, poetry, journal reflections, art, or word play. Unlike some writing prompt books, these prompts entrust writers with creative freedom.
Literature Help: Shane
Series: A Quick Guide · Study Guides: English Literature. Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 7,860. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2015 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure
When the novel was published in the magazine, it was titled ‘Rider from Nowhere.’ Later on it was published as a complete novel with the title “Shane.”