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Laird Barron (ology)
Price: Free! Words: 166,680. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing & books, Fiction » Horror » General
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About the work of horror writer Laird Barron, and is a companion to the Laird Barron (ology) website http://lairdbarron.blogspot.com and collects the content found at the site. The various entries and elements can also be browsed there. Barron as a writer often works in a Lovecraft type tradition, using his own Pacific Northwest and in particular Washington State mythos. Also noir influences.
Guide to the Best Science Fiction, Fantasy and Horror
Price: Free! Words: 51,790. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing & books, Fiction » Science fiction » General
All the 5 star, 4.5 star and 4 star novels, collections, anthologies and short stories.
Medical Equipment Buying Guide
Price: Free! Words: 148,300. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Consumer guides, Nonfiction » Reference » Directories
Written as a guideline for those involved in the purchasing of medical equipment, this guide provides buying tips, recommended questions to ask sellers and inspections forms for over 300 of the most common medical devices used in clinics, hospitals, labs, and other medical facilities. The result is a first-of-its-kind, comprehensive database, relevant to anyone dealing with medical devices.
How I Found the Write Path: A Compilation of Letters
Price: Free! Words: 39,130. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
In this endearing compilation, over sixty authors share letters written to their past selves, candidly sharing what they might not always discuss in public. The hope is that those of you who haven’t published will learn from their experiences. And those of you who have published? Well, you just might realize you’re not alone. :)
The Book of Revelation Volume 1
Price: Free! Words: 95,670. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Biblical Studies / Prophecy, Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
This three-volume series provides one of the most decisive teachings on each chapter of this book of the Bible. C.J. duCille opens up the true prophetic meaning as it relates to today. Learn how this unique book in scripture forewarns us of: the end of the age, four horsemen, harlot church, great tribulation, False Prophet, World War III, Armageddon, the White Throne judgement all are explained.
Islam for Beginners
Price: Free! Words: 30,480. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Islam / Theology, Nonfiction » Reference » Personal & Practical Guides
It is not my purpose in this book to convince you one way or the other. Simply to present facts about Islam so that the reality of what Islam is and stands for is before you. The rest is up to you.
NaNo for the New and the Insane
Price: Free! Words: 35,960. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2011 by A Conspiracy of Authors. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
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NaNo for the New and the Insane is a short work dedicated to helping people stay on track for the month long NaNoWriMo event in November of each year.
The Quick and Dirty Guide to Freelance Writing
Price: Free! Words: 21,530. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
The Quick and Dirty Guide to Freelance Writing offers a fresh perspective on the old dream of what it means to write for a living. Author and journalist Scott Carney shows how writers don’t need to constantly teeter on the brink of bankruptcy if they want to pursue their art.
Ditch the Publisher: 40 Indie Authors on Their Unique Self-Publishing Journeys
Price: Free! Words: 63,910. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing & books
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Thinking of self-publishing? Who better to advise you than 40 writers who have been there, done that and, well, written the book?
The Pattern
Price: Free! Words: 66,900. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Biblical Studies / Bible Study Guides, Nonfiction » Reference » Personal & Practical Guides
"The Pattern" is a unique book, in which the author attempts to translate the typology of the ancient tabernacle of Moses into meaningful Biblical instructions for our time.
Why Authors Fail: 17 Mistakes Self Publishing Authors Make That Sabotage Their Success (And How To Fix Them)
Price: Free! Words: 24,710. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing & books, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Small business & entrepreneurship
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Becoming a massively successful self-published author isn't easy. Even just one missing link in an otherwise perfect plan can kill your results. Multiple #1 bestselling author Derek Doepker has made the mistakes for you and found a way to overcome them. Now he'll take you by the hand to show you the principles you need to follow to guarantee long-term success as a self-published author.
Janet: The First 25 years
Price: Free! Words: 178,880. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Almanac, Nonfiction » Computers & Internet » Internet
Back in 1973 and 1975 when the Internet was in its infancy the two Wells Reports recommended the setting up of a national university network in the UK. This book presents the definitive history of JANET, from the Flowers Report of 1965 that led to the setting up of the Computer Board through to the unveiling of the SuperJANET5 backbone in 2006 that finally realised the SuperJANET goals.
Mastering the Art of Spending Less
Price: Free! Words: 28,860. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Personal finance, Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks & Manuals
Reduce every bill and spend less on every purchase. Period.
Mastering Pronunciation of a Foreign Language: For Independent Language Learners
Price: Free! Words: 25,390. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Foreign language study, Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Miscellaneous
Mastering Pronunciation of a Foreign Language: For Independent Language Learners proposes a series of language learning techniques that anyone can learn to improve and master their accent. A learner using this approach can achieve an exceptional accent in any language. And they can do it in a more efficient manner and at a vastly improved rate over the typical approach.
The Ultimate Consumer Guide To Home Inspections - New for 2017
Price: Free! Words: 22,480. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Consumer guides, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Real estate / buying & selling homes
Nervous? Confused? Uncertain? These are normal feelings. After all, you’ve negotiated the painful process of getting pre-approved, finally found the perfect home, and yesterday you got your offer accepted. But hold on...it’s still too soon to have a housewarming party because you’ve got to make sure your dream home is not a money pit in disguise. It’s Time To Order The Home Inspection!
Tragedy and Self-Destruction as Humor in Microliterature, Volume 1
Price: Free! Words: 366,420. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor & satire, Nonfiction » Reference » Quotations
The PDF version on a tablet or larger size screen offers the BEST READING EXPERIENCE. It RENDERS CORRECTLY IN ADOBE ACROBAT READER but not in Adobe Digital Editions. Tragedy & Self-Destruction shows how microliterature entertains, informs and persuades in its treatment of everyday life and the extremes of the human condition. Find your own situation reflected and perhaps re-defined through humor.
Two Shakes of a Lamb's Tail
Price: Free! Words: 88,650. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Dictionaries
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
This book explores the source and use of 355 common phrases and words in our wicked, wonderful, wacky English language. While it's raining cats and dogs, horse around with pie in the sky and shoot the bull before you start living the life of Riley.
Story Crisis, Story Climax 1: Using Film Structure to Outline Your Novel
Price: Free! Words: 53,710. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Creativity
Why spend years learning how to write stories by trial and error? Let "Story Crisis, Story Climax 1" teach you how. You will accelerate your learning curve by observing, in a range of film stories, how the Inciting Incident, Turning Points, Midpoint, and Crisis Climax work in relationship to each other, the larger story arc, and other stories in its genre.
Little Book Of Tips For Descriptive Writing
Price: Free! Words: 42,090. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Reference » Words lists
(5.00 from 1 review)
A Little Book Of - very easy - Tips For Descriptive Writing. This book is a gem, if only for the list of creative words Patti had generously put together, to save the budding writer the time and effort of having to do so. Thanks Patti. Jeremy Poole. Includes Bonus reading includes Writing Tips from Authors.
Leigh Brackett (ology) Volume 2
Price: Free! Words: 306,550. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing & books, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
The second volume about the work of science fiction writer Leigh Brackett, and is a companion to the Leigh Brackett (ology) website and collects the content found at the site. Brackett was known as the Queen of Space Opera, and famous for a series of brilliant planetary romance adventures, particularly those of Eric John Stark on Mars, Venus and Skaith.