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The Short Fuse Guide to Query Letters
Series: Short Fuse Guides, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,310. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2014 by Short Fuse Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
Literary Agent Michelle Richter demystifies the process of writing and submitting query letters that get results. Learn structure, technique, what works, what never to do, what attracts an agent’s attention, and special tips that most writers don’t think of. Help your submission rise above the slush and get read by those who want it most.
The Short Fuse Guide to Plotting Your Novel
Series: Short Fuse Guides, Book 4. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,480. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2014 by Short Fuse Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
Literary agent Connor Goldsmith walks you through plotting a commercial novel that will grip readers from the very start and not let go until the book (or series) ends.
The Short Fuse Guide to Book Publishing Contracts
Series: Short Fuse Guides, Book 5. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,720. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2014 by Short Fuse Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Publishing business, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
Literary Agent Emily S. Keyes walks you through book publishing contracts, translating her years of experience as a contracts specialist for a Big 5 publisher to a level that’s easy to understand—even if you’ve never been published.
The Short Fuse Guide to Book Proposals
Series: Short Fuse Guides, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,430. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2014 by Short Fuse Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
Literary Agent Gordon Warnock walks you through writing the kind of book proposal that makes agents and acquisitions editors want to work with you. Learn what to include, what to avoid, and what will help you stand above the rest. Short Fuse Guides offer insider tips and tricks for writers, written by agents and covering different areas of the ever-changing publishing industry.
The Short Fuse Guide to Book Publishing Rights
Series: Short Fuse Guides, Book 6. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,260. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2014 by Short Fuse Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Publishing business, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
Literary Agent Laurie McLean walks you through the different rights involved in publishing a book and shows you how best to use them to maximize your profit.
The Short Fuse Guide to Working with Book Bloggers
Series: Short Fuse Guides, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,590. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2014 by Short Fuse Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and 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.
Writing was the Easy Part
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,530. Language: British English. Published: January 30, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Would you like your writing to be more than just a hobby? Writing was the Easy Part - Powerful writing & proofing tips looks at creating a workable writing space, planning, setting realistic goals, effective time management, writer’s block, taking breaks and a power proofing trick for a more purposeful and productive writing experience to begin your writing experience.
This Continent Called Love, Quotations from Nobel Prize Winners
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 23,520. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2010 by Bev Editions. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Quotations
500 quotations on love in all its forms from Nobel Laureates. Combining love with wisdom, it will delight readers of all ages. Perfect for speeches at weddings and anniversaries. Send it to sweethearts, mothers, brides, and even to your favorite cynics.
HOLLYWOOD CLASSICS Index of Movie Titles BOOKS 1-16: "A" - "Z"
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,510. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Directories, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
Illustrated with no less than 35 classic movie posters from the author's own collection, here is a full list of all the films (over 2,000 of them) extensively detailed and reviewed in books 1 through 16 of the acclaimed Hollywood Classics series. Details include the years of original release and title changes. Also listed are articles such as Best Movies of All Time, Raymond Chandler On Screen.
Hollywood Classics Title Index to All Movies Reviewed in Books 1 - 24
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 94,000. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Consumer guides, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
Another essential book for a film buff's library, this one is packed with information and reviews. Some of the entries are quite extensive. JHR provides all the information you need, including complete cast and production staff. I find JHR's information invaluable. I like to read not only who acted in a movie, but who made it, both top-billed and lesser mortals. -- Ross Adams in DRESS CIRCLE mag.
Preparing to Write Settings That Feel Like Characters
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,630. Language: American English. Published: March 25, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
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This reference guide is a tool to help you organize your thoughts and ideas to obtain the goal of making a setting that feels like a character.
Two Year Novel Course: Set 8 (Final Edits/Submission and Publication)
Series: 2YN: The Two Year Novel Course, Book 8. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 49,890. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2013 by A Conspiracy of Authors. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
This is the final book of the Two Year Novel Course covering weeks 78 through 104. The final sections cover both traditional and indie material when it comes to publication.
PR Basics in a Connected World
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,090. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Career Guides » Media
This book is for you if one of these scenarios fits: (1) you just inherited the PR function on top of your other responsibilities; (2) you are headed back into the PR job market after several years; (3) you want to acquire some PR savvy for a prospective new job; (4) you have a communications degree, but have never worked in PR; or (5) you are new to PR and want a few tips from a veteran.
Punctuate with Perfection: Master Punctuation so You Can Produce Clearer, More Professional, and More Authoritative Writing Using Easy-to-Read Explanations and Techniques
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,840. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - English (insert language book was written in)
Punctuate with Perfection will bring you from your current level of punctuation ability to perfection. Would you like to write in a clearer, more authoritative fashion? Do you want to know exactly how to use colons, semicolons, dashes, and hyphens? This book can help you answer all these questions and more. This book is a modern guide which doesn’t get overly technical with jargon.
Two Year Novel Course Set 6 (Writing, Part 2)
Series: 2YN: The Two Year Novel Course, Book 6. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 36,750. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2013 by A Conspiracy of Authors. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Book Six of the 2YN series covers continuing the writing process with tips to help you keep going to The End.
Which Article?
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,580. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Foreign language study
A challenging grammar point to master when learning English is represented by articles. In most cases this happens because the learners’ first language has different rules concerning articles or the language doesn’t have any articles. This book is intended for learners of English and test takers who need to review grammar rules or any reader who wishes to extend their knowledge of this language.
Weird Tales of Ebay Sales
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,900. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Directories
Ebay is the market of millions with a billion items. A very tiny fraction are outlandish, weird and fascinating. They are the most bizarre items of the world's biggest bazaar. They are the stuff of this book.
Hide My Stash!!!
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,370. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Personal & Practical Guides
I talked to my doctor about my getting Alzheimer's Disease. He told me to do some mental exercises to protect myself. The ebook is a result of said exercises. If you're afraid of being burglarized, having your things taken by the IRS or other government officials, you might enjoy reading this ebook.
How To Waste Money Self Publishing
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,130. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books, Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
The perfect book for new authors unfamiliar with the self-publishing process and the pitfalls of marketing your first eBook. This book covers all the essentials for publishing without all the nonsense. It is filled with a number of examples of the many money traps out there offering secret formulas for success and other horse hockey designed to coerce new authors out of their hard earned money.
Quick Guide to Conducting Better Business Meetings Using Robert's Rules of Order
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,130. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals
This book provides an essential aid to presiding officers enabling them to conduct better business meetings, meetings that are productive, efficient and legal. It covers, in brief, every facet essential to conducting the best meeting possible and should be included in every organization's library to be used by its elected officers, committee chairs and every member.