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Online Content Writing - Tips for Creative Copy
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,610. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing & books
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The world of content writing has changed dramatically thanks to Google's far-reaching algorithm changes. In light of these changes, this eBook discusses such fascinating topics as where to find winning ideas for your blog posts or articles, how to structure an article, how to make your writing more persuasive, tips for taking your writing to the next level...and much more.
Green Riches: Help the Earth & Your Budget
Price: Free! Words: 18,950. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2009. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Consumer guides
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Eco-friendly can be eco-nomic. This book offers suggestions that are practical AND save money. It is for people who prefer not to be told what to do but who are problem-solvers, who like efficient, economical solutions that will enhance the lives of their loved ones. It is for concerned people living in a weak economy. It is for all who simply want to do their part to maintain our earthly home.
The Short Fuse Guide to Working with Book Bloggers
Series: Short Fuse Guides, Book 3. Price: Free! Words: 8,590. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2014 by Short Fuse Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing & books
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One of the very best ways to reach readers is to connect with a passionate and internet-savvy group of readers and reviewers who delight in sharing the books they love with others: book bloggers. Literary agent and book blogger Jen Karsbaek shows you how best to approach and work with book bloggers to secure reviews, spread word of mouth, and build strong buzz for your new release.
The Search for Mokele-mbembe
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,190. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
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Mokele-mbembe is a cryptid supposed to live in the Congo River Basin. It is widely documented in local folklore as having an elephant-like body with a long neck and tail and a small head. This description fits with the description of a small Sauropod.
Format Your eBook the Free and Easy Way
Price: Free! Words: 10,890. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2012 by Dingbat Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Computers & Internet » Digital publishing
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Now updated for Smashwords formatting and external links--the ebook formatting manual that’s produced a hundred polished winners on sales sites around the world!
Liquid Gold: Troubleshooting breastfeeding issues during baby's first month
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,630. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Breast Feeding, Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks & Manuals
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This problem-based guide was written to help new mothers find solutions to their common breastfeeding concerns especially in the first few weeks after delivery. Written in succinct, clear language and containing step-by-step explanations, it is written by a third-time mom (paediatrician in training) who has exclusively pumped one child, and tandem-fed the other two!
My Loans
Price: Free! Words: 1,790. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Personal & Practical Guides
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Find out what The Pesky Librarian has borrowed out on her library card.
Authors & Publishers Must Die!
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,210. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2013 by Books of the Dead Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing & books
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From the mouth of an author, and a publisher: Authors and Publishers Must Die! is filled to the rim with straightforward MUST READ advice for the author in your life… with no punches pulled!
Get Strapped for FREE!!
Price: Free! Words: 4,990. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks & Manuals, Nonfiction » Antiques & Collectibles » Reference
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Do you want to make a survival bracelet, but don't know how? This short and FREE eBook will take you through each step necessary to build a simple survival bracelet. Even if you have never tied a knot in your life, you should be able to make a survival bracelet if you follow these easy to read instructions. This free eBook is generously illustrated with dozens of pictures to simplify and stream
Twitter Patter - 50 Tweet-ready Proverbs from Around the World
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,050. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Quotations, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation & inspiration
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For those those times when a short one-liner is needed, here are 50 Tweet-ready Proverbs from Around the World. The "Twitter Patter" series is a collection of quotes of various subjects, all aimed at fitting within that short 140-character limit. Stop counting characters and share a nugget.
Write Better
Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 9,200. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
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This book, growing out of years of writing experience, offers what every aspiring writer needs: quick, practical tips that are immediately applicable to any writing project. One reviewer said: Your tips have changed the way I write. I heard you more clearly than all the teachers, professors, educators, and books on writing that I have had in my life.
Twitter 101: An Introductory Guide for College Students
Price: Free! Words: 5,030. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Careers
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Learn the basics of Twitter: Building a community, networking on-campus and off, professional writing, etc.
Writing in the Age of Narcissism
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,950. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
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This essay traces how the narcissism epidemic affects writers, including our gestures of post-modernism and irony, and proposes an alternative way to be a more positive writer, critic and reader.
The Ultimate Digital Book Promotion Handbook - The Author's Guide To Finding Places To Promote Your Book Online
Price: Free! Words: 4,270. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing & books, Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
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The Cheapest, Fastest Way To Learn How To Promote Your Books Online! This book could be the difference between making 10 sales of your book, or 10,000. As an author you realize that if you want to sell a lot of books, you’re going to need to find the best ways to promote it. There are hundreds of new tools, resources and websites that you can utilize to help you promote your book, but finding th
Major Science Fiction Anthologies - A Brief History
Price: Free! Words: 8,550. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing & books, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
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Plenty has been written about the decline of the short story, anthology and collection, and when you read some older books they have been saying the same thing for decades, even in the first issue of Asimov's magazine in 1977. I have also seen Gardner Dozois write about the acceleration of the 'lack of memory' of past science fiction work. Not too surprising perhaps with the pace of change. I h
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.
Ten Things Not To Say To A Writer: 101 Funniest Quotes From Authors On Twitter (Writers on Writing) #TenThingsNotToSayToAWriter
Price: Free! Words: 2,580. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Quotations, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing & books
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When writer Dana Lemaster created the hashtag #TenThingsNotToSayToAWriter on Twitter, writers responded in droves. As best-selling authors, like Colleen Hoover, Candace Bushnell, and Jane Green, newbies, (like myself), and others came together and hilariously kvetched, the tweets went viral. Here are my 101 favorite quotes from the day authors took over Twitter
G.I. Jargon
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,370. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Dictionaries, Nonfiction » Social Science » Linguistics / Syntax
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A short glossary of military terms and acronyms, both official and slang.
Free Erotica Books
Price: Free! Words: 2,830. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2013 by Five Star Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Directories, Nonfiction » Reference » Consumer guides
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Free erotica books are easy to find…if you know where to look. The trouble is, you could spend hours after hours searching, and still not find free stories that are good enough to read. This book solves the problem. Here in one convenient volume, you have access to a vast range of resources where you can find free erotica books to download.
Book Authors Need Your Help
Price: Free! Words: 3,100. Language: American English. Published: June 12, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks & Manuals, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / Success
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Book authors share their books for a limited time, for free, in hopes that you will read their books and write a review. To help you help the author, this book will show you how to write book reviews that actually provide the kind of assistance that book authors are looking to receive from you.