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Our Stations and Places: Masonic Officers Handbook by Michael R. Poll
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 46,930. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2012 by Cornerstone Book Publishers. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Freemasonry & Secret Societies, Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks & Manuals
One of the most respected Masonic officer's handbooks has been revised for the 21st century Freemason. The various stations of the lodge are examined and practical suggestions are offered to help each officer best perform his duties. This revised and updated edition has been expanded to include a new section for the various lodge committees. This is an indispensable tool for all Lodge officers.
Basic Portuguese Phrasebook by Languages Easily
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 26,670. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Portuguese, Nonfiction » Reference » Foreign language study
Learn Portuguese easily with this simple to use Portuguese phrasebook - perfect for the traveler or beginner. It includes a 2000 word Portuguese - English dictionary at the end of the eBook. Easy to navigate, every phrase includes a pronunciation guide to assist you in your learning. Ideal for the traveler or those wanting to learn the Portuguese language quickly.
1,000 Character Writing Prompts: Villains, Heroes and Hams for Scripts, Stories and More by Bryan Cohen
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.
Dynamic Dialogue: Letting Your Story Speak by William Bernhardt
Series: Red Sneaker Writers Book Series. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 26,210. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2017 by Babylon Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing & books
Dynamic dialogue can turn an ordinary novel into a delightful read, but dull, uninspired dialogue will cause readers to lose interest and try something else. William Bernhardt explains matching character and dialogue, avoiding dialogue that’s “on-the-nose,” using dialogue to suggest what no one will say aloud, dialogue beats, subtext, and using dialogue to enrich your story and quicken the pace.
How to Write a Novel Using the Snowflake Method by Randy Ingermanson
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 54,480. Language: American English. Published: July 17, 2014 by Ingermanson Communications, Inc.. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Creativity(5.00 from 3 reviews)
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.
Street Talk: Da Official Guide to Hip-Hop & Urban Slanguage by Randy Kearse
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 171,400. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Dictionaries, Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
Street Talk: Da Official Guide to Hip-Hop & Urban Slanguage is the most authentic slang language lexicon to interpret the hip-hip and urban slang dialect. Street Talk's 10,000 entries, simplifies the complex hip-hop and urban slang vernacular. Street Talk should be called Webster's cool cousin. Randy "Mo Betta" Kearse proves he has his finger on hip-hip and urban street culture. "Word"
Writing for the Soul: Instruction and Advice from an Extraordinary Writing Life by Jerry B. Jenkins
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 62,170. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2013 and represented by David Vigliano. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Christian Life / Professional Growth
Best-selling author Jerry B. Jenkins takes you on a personal and inspiring journey, imparting experience and wisdom gained from his impressive writing career. Jenkins shares the honest and straightforward truth about how to find writing success and why the journey is a continuous one.
1001 Romance Story Starters by Annette Elton
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 36,090. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing & books, Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
"1001 Romance Story Starters" covers myriad genres, from erotic romance to inspirational and everything in between. Designed to help kick start your imagination – the starters include dialogue starters, scenes, open ended scenarios, and even story endings. You can change ANYTHING about the story starter. Take the idea and bend it to your will – you’re the boss.
Jennifer Lopez on Life, Love, and Show Business by Toby Welch
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,640. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Quotations, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Celebrity culture
Jennifer Lopez is one of the greatest entertainers of all time. She is a triple threat – a successful singer, actress, and dancer. As if that isn’t enough, she has conquered television, too. Lopez is just as known for her rollercoaster love life as she is for her phenomenal career. What follows are quotes spoken by Lopez on all aspects of her life, giving you a glimpse into the megastar.
The Ultimate Bible Quiz and Trivia Book - Old & New Testament by Melissa Russell & Linda Alchin
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,190. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Christianity
Have fun testing your knowledge with our challenging questions and answers about different Biblical subjects. This book contains hundreds of Biblical Questions and Answers covering both the Old and New Testaments. Arranged in sections for easy navigation, links are provided at the end of each section to the relevant answers.
A Midsummer Nights Dream In Plain and Simple English (A Modern Translation and the Original Version) by BookCaps
Series: Plain and Simple English, Book 8. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 71,350. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
A Midsummer's Night Dream is one of Shakespeare's most beloved comedies--so why aren't you laughing? Let's face it..if you don't understand Shakespeare, then you are not alone. If you have struggled in the past reading Shakespeare, then BookCaps can help you out. This book is a modern translation of A Midsummer Nights Dream.
The Emotion Thesaurus: A Writer's Guide to Character Expression (Second Edition) by Angela Ackerman
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 83,490. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Thesauri, Nonfiction » Reference » Screenwriting
The Emotion Thesaurus: A Writer’s Guide to Character Expression (Second Edition) is an expanded version of the bestselling original. Through an easy-to-use list format, this brainstorming resource explores 130 different emotions and provides a large selection of body language, vocal cues, visceral sensations, actions, and thoughts associated with each.
A~Z Writers’ Character Quirks: A~ Z of Behaviours, Foibles, Habits, Mannerisms & Quirks for Writers to Create Fictional Characters (Writer’s Resource Series) by Paula Wynne
Price: $2.98 USD. Words: 20,490. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Reference » Dictionaries
As part of the Writers’ Resource Series, the A~Z of Writers's Character Quirks will give you a long list of Behaviours, Foibles, Habits, Mannerisms & Quirks in easy to find alphabetical order to help you create memorable fictional characters.
Art & Craft of Writing Fiction: First Writer's Manual by Victoria Mixon
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 76,380. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2011 by Victoria Mixon. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Based on Mixon's work as a successful independent fiction editor, The Art & Craft of Fiction: A Practitioner's Manual brings together in one place everything you need to know about writing a novel, an in-depth exploration of the myriad aspects of creating fiction in a warm, entertaining voice that welcomes you into the greater fellowship of all writers.
Puerto Rican Sayings: Index and English Equivalents (Refranes de Puerto Rico) by Jared Romey
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 26,110. Language: American English. Published: August 31, 2011 by Language Babel. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Foreign languages, Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Spanish
This book includes three useful sections that will help you go deeper into the understating of Puerto Rican Sayings or "refranes puertorriqueños." These sections will allow you to browse for sayings, find English sayings equivalents, and learn which are the most popular sayings for Puerto Ricans. This and English and Spanish book.
Wortschatz Deutsch-Albanisch für das Selbststudium - 5000 Wörter by Andrey Taranov
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 28,890. Language: German. Published: June 26, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Miscellaneous, Nonfiction » Reference » Dictionaries
Die Vokabelbücher von T&P Books sind dafür vorgesehen, beim Lernen einer Fremdsprache zu helfen, Wörter zu memorisieren und zu wiederholen. Der Wortschatz enthält über 5000 häufig gebrauchte, thematisch geordnete Wörter. Der Wortschatz hat 155 Themen, einschließlich: Zahlen, Farben, Monate, Jahreszeiten, Maßeinheiten, Essen und Ernährung, Restaurant, Verwandte und vieles mehr ...
Screenwriting Down to the Atoms: Digging Deeper into the Craft of Cinematic Storytelling by Michael Welles Schock
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 85,260. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts, Nonfiction » Reference » Screenwriting
"Screenwriting Down to the Atoms" represents the next generation of screenwriting guides. Using fresh approaches and new discoveries, "Atoms" looks closer and digs deeper to explore concepts in greater detail while pushing thought further with new, never before seen methods. Atoms allows readers to fully grasp the art of storytelling and execute it like never before.
The Devil & Karen Kingston by Robert Pelton
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 43,900. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Demonology & Satanism, Nonfiction » Reference » Personal & Practical Guides
A youthful Holiness minister, a dubious Catholic priest, and a skeptical Southern Baptist evangelist formed an unlikely trio of exorcists! They would join hands in mortal combat against the raging forces of Satan! Ten people came away from the chilling experience with a strengthened faith in God! Ten people witnessed a miracle!
Medieval Underpants and Other Blunders: A Writer’s (& Editor’s) Guide to Keeping Historical Fiction Free of Common Anachronisms, Errors, & Myths [Third Edition] by Susanne Alleyn
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 77,220. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2015 by Spyderwort Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » History » History of things
NEW expanded 3rd edition. 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.
Going It Alone: Why Just Writing Your Book Is Not Enough! A Personal Guide To Self-Publishing by Gabriel Farago
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,580. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing & books
Becoming a self-published author doesn’t happen in a vacuum. It is a journey of discovery, with highs and lows, many challenges – sometimes disappointments – but also triumphs and success. Self-published international thriller author, Gabriel Farago, shares his journey to demystify self-publishing, and provides a practical guide to help you understand this complex, and often misunderstood subject