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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.
Writing Prompts & More--Ideas to Spark Creativity and End Writer's Block
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,850. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
A sequel to 201 Writing Prompts, Writing Prompts and More offers writing prompts plus lots of other routes to creativity and getting your words on the page. Four chapters of the book hold 100 new writing prompts and the remaining seven chapters invite you to explore multiple ways into stories or give you ideas to help break through writer’s block.
The Kaizen Plan for Decluttering Your To-Do List: Take Control of Your Day 10 Minutes at a Time
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,900. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Personal & Practical Guides
How often do you make it through your daily to-do list? Do you struggle to prioritize tasks? Do you find yourself getting distracted and moving on to the next task before you've finished the previous one? Maybe it's time to declutter your to-do list! This simple but practical approach to getting things done can help you take control of your day and be more productive.
The Writer's Guide to Training Your Dragon - Using Speech Recognition Software to Dictate Your Book and Supercharge Your Writing Workflow (Dictation Mastery for PC and Mac)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,290. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2016 by Ashe Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
Want to dictate up to 5000 WORDS an hour? Want to do it with 99% ACCURACY from the day you start? As writers, we all know what an incredible tool dictation software can be. It enables us to write faster and avoid the dangers of RSI and a sedentary lifestyle. But many of us give up on dictating when we find we can't get the accuracy we need to be truly productive. This book changes all of that.
NaNoWriMo-How to Write a Novel in 30 Days
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,450. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Are you taking the NaNoWriMo challenge for the first or even tenth time and want this one to be your best? Many people think about writing a novel but never get to realize their dream. In this short book you’ll find lots of tips and ways to get you and your story ready for writing a novel in 30 days.
Pooch Paths: Dog Walks and Hikes in Asheville and Beyond
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,440. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Personal & Practical Guides, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hiking
Looking for dog walks and hikes in and around Asheville, NC? Then “Pooch Paths” is for you! This handy eBook offers descriptions, links, directions, and even insider tips for more than thirty dog walks and hikes. You’ll find useful information about Asheville greenways, Bent Creek Forest trails, Blue Ridge Parkway trails, DuPont State Forest, Pisgah National Forest, and much more.
Your Home Inspected - An Addendum for Residential Home Inspection Reports
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,700. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Reference
Home buyers will discover this short guide to be an excellent primer for learning the key elements of a typical residential home inspection, how to evaluate major systems and components, typical life expectancy, common concerns, and what conditions might be considered minor or major. Suitable as a supplement to professional home inspection reports.
16 Secrets Revealed by Professional Screenwriters
Series: Professional Screenwriting. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 34,130. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2014 by Lono Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry, Nonfiction » Reference » Screenwriting
Those who can’t do teach. And those who can’t write professionally somehow end up writing books about screenwriting. This book is DIFFERENT -- written by a PROFESSIONAL currently working in Hollywood as a Screenwriter and Film Producer. Successful Professional Screenwriters REVEAL A SECRET about what led to their SUCCESS. 34,000 words of original text!
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.
Reverb: Life-Changing Wisdom from a World of Big Thinkers
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,800. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Quotations, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
“Your mind is a powerful thing. When you fill it with positive thoughts, your life will start to change.” REVERB is just such a collection of powerful thoughts--lasting, inspirational, engaging words from some of the world's greatest, most influential minds.
Learn German: Idiomatic Expressions ‒ Everyday Phrases ‒ Proverbs & Sayings
Price: $1.13 USD. Words: 4,060. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2015 by Sabrina Tedeschi. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » German, Nonfiction » Reference » Foreign language study
German is not an easy-to-learn language. The best way to try to master it is to learn by heart its most popular idiomatic expressions. In this book, you will find the corresponding English version above every "Redewendung". This will help you catch its full meaning in no time. Learn 250 German idioms, everyday phrases and proverbs, and enjoy comparing them with their English counterparts.
Fiction Genres
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 9,420. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Genre confuses writers, but everyone who buys, sells, or reads our books wants to know what genre we're writing in. This mini book will demystify genre so we can better understanding what we're writing and who might want to read it.
On Writing A Low Budget Screenplay
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,250. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Screenwriting
On Writing A Low Budget Screenplay will not only offer advice and rules that must be followed if you wish to craft a script that can be produced for a few thousand dollars, but how to look at your script from the view of the film maker. This book is short and to the point. It does not take more words to tell you how to write a low budget script than are actually in one.
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.
Writing Games, Writing Tips, Writing Exercises.
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,900. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
How could a jumble of words with a little punctuation become something that’s interesting to read? Is it a gift from the gods? Something only the highly educated can produce? Or maybe anyone can do it? If you want to know if YOU can achieve your writing goals, then why not have a play around with some words and sentences using my writing games.
Write in the Dark: 101 Horror Writing Prompts
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 2,750. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Collected in this book are 101 writing prompts and six random writing tables designed to prompt horror stories to explore the dark and sometimes terrifying realities and possibilities of the human condition . Some of them are ideas for characters, others present possible scenarios and snippets of dialogue. Each one of them has a horror tale waiting to burst out, some more than one.
Shifting Points Of View
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,940. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2009. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
Can’t decide who’s the best character to tell your story? You don’t have to settle for just a single character's point of view. Simon Wood, a longtime contributor to Writer's Digest, discusses the techniques and the decisions that have to be made when writing in multiple points of view.
Smashwords Formatting Smashed: A Short, Easy, Step-by-Step Tutorial Instruction Guide (That Won’t Leave You With A Headache!)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,310. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals
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This step-by-step guide will efficiently instruct you through the basics of formatting your Microsoft Word document for Smashwords. Everything you need to know about the basics of successfully formatting manuscript is laid out in this easy-to-follow, straightforward tutorial. Follow these instructions exactly, and prepare your e-book quickly and easily today!
Study Guide: The Fledgling (A BookCaps Study Guide)
Series: Study Guides, Book 71. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,020. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
The perfect companion to Jane Langton's "The Fledgling," this study guide contains a chapter by chapter analysis of the book, a summary of the plot, and a guide to major characters and themes. BookCap Study Guides do not contain text from the actual book, and are not meant to be purchased as alternatives to reading the book.
Simple Writing Strategies Presents: Write Any Book For Profit In 30 Days or Less
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,970. Language: British English. Published: November 26, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy, Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals
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So you want to learn how to write a book but you don't know where to start, or even what to write about, you just know you want to write one. Well my dear fellow writer, I have you covered. In this book you'll learn essential skills that will enable you to write a book faster than you ever thought possible, even if you've never written a lick of content in your life.