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The Secrets to Ebook Publishing Success
Series: Smashwords Guides, Book 3. Price: Free! Words: 41,550. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing & books
(4.76 from 121 reviews)
Learn the 30 best practices of the bestselling self-published ebook authors. This updated January 2014 edition of the The Secrets to Ebook Publishing Success has already helped tens of thousands of self-published ebook authors publish more professionally. This ebook is a must-read for every writer, author, publisher and literary agent.
Story Alchemy: The Search for the Philosopher's Stone of Storytelling
Series: Author's Craft, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 61,810. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Reference » Screenwriting
For the advanced author. Screenwriter? Novelist? Playwright? Write short stories? Story Alchemy presents a powerful new technique for establishing story structure and gaining insight into the entire creative process. If you thought Novelsmithing was good, you'll be blown away by Story Alchemy.
Novelsmithing, The Structural Foundation of Plot, Character, and Narration
Series: Author's Craft, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 57,890. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Novelsmithing provides the beginning novelist, or perhaps even the experienced novelist who has lost his way, with a discussion of the underlying structure and methods of novel writing. Nowhere else can the aspiring author learn the skills necessary to achieve the organic unity of the novelist's divine trinity: character, conflict and theme, so necessary to a fine work of literature.
Pimp My Fiction: Write A Bestselling Novel By Learning Powerful Writing Techniques
Series: Writers' Resource Series. Price: Free! Words: 42,810. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing & books
Don’t Just Write A Novel ~ Writing A Bestselling Novel Writing a bestselling novel needs excellent writing technique guides to help you at every stage of creating a page-turning novel. Pimp My Fiction will provide you with armfuls of books on every writing subject to improve your novel writing, transform your novel into a page turning bestseller and ensure your success as a novelist.
Wisdom Quotes Illustrated. Awareness, Insight, and Growth
Series: Wisdom Quotes Illustrated. Price: Free! Words: 2,050. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Nonfiction » Reference » Quotations
(5.00 from 1 review)
A collection of thoughtful, supportive picture quotes that will provide strength during hard times, foster personal growth, and increase self-confidence. Since we focus on achieving our objectives and reaching our destination, we sometimes overlook that life is a journey to be enjoyed in itself, as we travel. The solution is to honor the present and be happy with who you are.
Essay Writing Skills: Planning Your Essay
Series: Essay and Thesis Writing. Price: Free! Words: 4,640. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
A quick and easy guide to planning your essay. This short guide will give you the tools you need to plan your essay effectively, so that you're sure you're answering the question and that you construct a good, effective piece of writing. Learn how to understand the question, brainstorm ideas, find your thesis statement and plan paragraphs before you start writing.
Academic Writing Guide: Paragraph Structure
Series: Essay and Thesis Writing. Price: Free! Words: 4,270. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Essays, Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
A Step-by-Step, Quick and Easy Guide to Writing Essay or Dissertation Body Paragraphs. Everything you need to know about the structure of a paragraph is contained in this short guide. An outline of the different sections you'll need to include is provided, and each section is explained in detail so that you know exactly what you'll have to do to succeed in your essay or dissertation.
11 Tips For New Writers
Series: Writing Tips. Price: Free! Words: 10,650. Language: American English. Published: January 20, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
(5.00 from 1 review)
Do you want to write a story but don't know how to start? Are you wondering how to handle storytelling elements like plot, setting, and point of view? Are you stuck in the middle of your story? Are you looking for encouragement to keep going? This book addresses all of these and more.
Research Proposal: Academic Writing Guide for Graduate Students
Series: Essay and Thesis Writing. Price: Free! Words: 5,990. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Higher
A quick and easy guide to writing a research proposal. Includes a Free example research proposal template for you to download. This short guide will give you the tools you need write a research proposal, no matter what your field of study is.
Writing Your Dissertation Literature Review: A Step-by-Step Guide
Series: Essay and Thesis Writing. Price: Free! Words: 4,390. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Higher, Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks & Manuals
A quick and easy guide to writing a literature review for your master's or doctoral dissertation. This short guide will give you the tools you need write a literature review, no matter what your field of study is.
Thesis Statement: How to Write a Good Thesis Statement
Series: Essay and Thesis Writing. Price: Free! Words: 8,120. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Study skills, Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
A Step-by-Step, Quick Guide to Writing a Good Thesis Statement. Everything you need to know about a thesis statement is contained in this short guide. You'll learn how to use a thesis statement to respond to direct and indirect questions, how to make it clear and concise, and all of the different functions which a thesis statement should fulfill.
How to Write a Master's Dissertation: Outline and Examples
Series: Essay and Thesis Writing. Price: Free! Words: 6,040. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Research
A Step-by-Step, Quick and Easy Guide to Writing a Master's Thesis or Dissertation. Everything you need to know about the structure of a master's dissertation is contained in this short guide. An outline of the different chapters you'll need to include is provided, and each section is explained in detail so that you know exactly what you'll have to do to succeed in your thesis.
Your Thesis Writing Strengths and Challenges
Series: Essay and Thesis Writing. Price: Free! Words: 4,010. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Research, Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Learn about your thesis writing strengths and challenges. This guide aims to give you greater insight into your thesis writing strengths and challenges. Learn about the 10 core components of thesis success, and get some basic strategies to ensure that you can harness your strengths and overcome your challenges.
Editing Made Easy
Series: No Mistakes Writing. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 33,680. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Reference » Grammar & punctuation
In this book, you'll learn to look for crutch words, unnecessary words, redundancies, improper sayings, and you'll learn many of the tougher rules on comma usage. We also touch on dialogue tags, capitalization in dialogue, and writing using all five senses.
Learn German with Stories: Ferien in Frankfurt – 10 Short Stories for Beginners
Series: Dino lernt Deutsch, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,970. 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!
No Mistakes Grammar
Series: No Mistakes Grammar. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,900. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Grammar & punctuation, Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language
If you've ever mixed up words, even once, then Misused Words is for you.
Show, Don't Tell - How to Write Vivid Descriptions, Handle Backstory, and Describe Your Characters’ Emotions
Series: Writers’ Guide Series. Price: Free! Words: 15,350. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2016 by Ylva Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing & books, Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
"Show, don’t tell" is probably the single most-important piece of advice given to writers. But many writers struggle to understand this powerful principle or have difficulty applying it to their own work. This book will help you spot telling in your own manuscript and turn bland passages into powerful scenes that will keep your readers turning pages.
Misused Words and Then Some
Series: No Mistakes Grammar. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,630. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Grammar & punctuation, Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Getting into college
Learn something new: Things like count nouns (data and media), linking verbs, comma usage, hyphenation, sayings and proverbs, appositives, more mispronunciations, words from other languages, and more.
Nail Your Novel Instant Fix: 100 Tips For Fascinating Characters
Series: Nail Your Novel. Price: Free! Words: 2,690. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Teaching methods & materials / language arts
Troubleshooting your fictional characters? Inventing a new person for your novel? This on-the-go checklist will help you hit the ground running. More than 100 tips from an expert editor, fiction ghostwriter and writing coach whose sales exceed 4 million copies. 'Nail Your Novel is like a personal session with a writing mentor.'
Smashwords Formateringsguide
Series: Smashwords Style Guide Translations. Price: Free! Words: 23,280. Language: Danish. Published: March 31, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing & books
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Smashwords Formateringsguide har hjulpet tusindvis af forfattere med at producere og udgive ebøger af høj kvalitet. Denne gratis guide giver dig simple trinvise instruktioner til, hvordan du skaber, formaterer og udgiver en eBog. Det er nødvendig læsning for enhver forfatter, der gerne vil have distribueret deres bog via Smashwords til større forhandlere af ebøger, såsom Apple iBookstore og Kobo