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The Short Fuse Guide to Query Letters by Michelle E. Richter
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.
Maximum Impact - Writing Short: Say More With Less: Condense the Essence & Leave 'em Satisfied by Maureen F. Sevilla
Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 9,700. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2016 by Eliza March. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
Editor and Writing Coach, Maureen F. Sevilla also writing as Eliza March shares ten years of experience. Learn to condense the essence of your work for Maximum Impact. Those same suggestions, when used in reverse, can help strengthen and lengthen your work, too.
The Short Fuse Guide to Book Proposals by Gordon Warnock
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.
IELTS Essay Booster - One-Stop Destination for The Writing Module! by Akanksha Makwana
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 71,870. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Essays
IELTS Essay Booster is a Complete IELTS Writing Preparation Book (for both Academic & General Training Modules). It features: - Useful IELTS writing tips - 150 IELTS essays + 50 essay outlines - Vocabulary / Phrases - Common lines to use in IELTS essays and letters - Graph writing tips, strategy and vocabulary - Letter tips and samples - Misspelled words - Confusables - English enhancement tools
Budget Bocce Court by Bryan Mero
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 5,500. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals
Bocce is wonderful Italian bowling game that is sweeping the nation. I started playing in 1994 and play to this very day. With a large backyard I was able to build my own 60x10ft bocce court. I documented the entire process and now I want to share with you how you can build your own bocce court too!
10 Top Writing Tips: Ideas and Inspiration by Dee White
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,920. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Reference » Personal & Practical Guides
This book is full of writing tips on everything from story starters, to harnessing your inspiration and curing writer's block. It will spark your imagination and give you plenty to write about.
Story Stakes: Your #1 Writing Skills Strategy to Produce a Page-Turner that Transforms Readers into Raving Fans of Your Screenplay or Novel by H. R. D'Costa
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 47,120. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Screenwriting, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Creativity
Master story stakes, and keep readers up all night! How? Stakes create tension. To relieve this tension, readers must continue turning the pages of your screenplay or novel, till they reach the end. With this guide, you will learn about 11 types of story stakes, 8 ways to elicit extra emotion from the same set of stakes…plus specific strategies to raise the stakes (even when they’re already high!)
Trough of Hell: How to Wrap Up the Middle of Your Story with Maximum Impact by H. R. D'Costa
Series: Story Structure Essentials. Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 80,300. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Screenwriting, Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
If the middle of your screenplay or novel (ie Act Two) has ever given you trouble, this is the book for you. The key is simple. Just figure out how Act Two ends. Ideally, your choice is filled with pain, emotion, and paradox—a powerful combination which re-engages audiences just when their interest is about to evaporate. This book will show you exactly what to do. Conquer Act Two for good, today!
Serious Revenge - Reference Handbooks and Manuals Humor and Satire by Tarrin P. Lupo
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 18,030. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Serious Revenge is a manual for those looking to seek justice in a broken system. The book is designed to help you defend yourself from the predatory behavior of hustlers, stalkers, bad bureaucrats and outright jerks. If you have ever tried to use the legal system to get someone to leave you alone, you realize it's hopelessly broken. This manual will help you get restitution you deserve...
How to Drink Beer in Mandarin: An English-Chinese Craft Beer Glossary by Rick Green
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 13,940. Language: Unknown language. Published: February 15, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Foreign languages, Nonfiction » Travel » Phrasebooks
Western craft beer drinkers and brewers are captivated by China's emerging craft beer revolution. For the first time, "How to Drink Beer in Mandarin" offers industry players and travelers an essential tool to communicate about beer in Mandarin. Not just a glossary, additional resources cover language learning, travel information, drinking etiquette, a list of all China's craft breweries, and more!
How to Kick Ass as a Hybrid Writer by Toby Welch
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 66,530. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Being a hybrid writer guarantees that your writing journey will never be dull. Hybrid writers don’t stay inside the lines. On any given day, you may pen a blog post, submit an article to an editor on another continent, publish an e-book, and update your social media statuses. This book delves into issues pertinent to the modern hybrid writer, providing a blueprint on how to succeed.
How to Write a Book or Novel, An Insider’s Guide to Getting Published by Jonathan Veale
Price: $3.89 USD. Words: 15,600. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Ever wondered what it takes to write and publish that book you’ve been thinking about for ages? In this authoritative, up-to-the-minute guide, writer, editor, and ebook publisher Jonathan Veale pulls no punches as he outlines the steps to take – and the pitfalls to avoid – as you plan, write and see your first book completed and published for all to read.
Power Up! The Smart Guide to Home Solar Power: How to Make a Wise Solar Investment by Robert C. Brenner
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 26,520. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Power Resources / Alternative & Renewable, Nonfiction » Reference » Personal & Practical Guides
How would you like a $2 monthly electric bill? Here's how. Author Robert Brenner explains how to determine your power needs, select the right-sized system, find vendors, get proposals, analyze bids, select the best solar installer, fund the project, make milestone payments, and evaluate results. Three actual installation jobs are described (with photos) including savings on electrical bills.
How to Format an eBook by Giacomo Giammatteo
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 11,910. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
Don't settle for a plain-vanilla ebook. Get it formatted properly and beautifully.
The Self-Publishing Manual, Volume 2 by Dan Poynter
Price: $7.97 USD. Words: 27,180. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2009. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books(4.40 from 5 reviews)
Book publishing is changing: this book describes how to take advantage of those changes. This Volume II is the sequel to The Self-Publishing Manual (Volume I), the most successful book ever written on the subject. This manual describes how to use new techniques to write your book even faster, use new technology to publish it for less, and how to use social media for promotion.
Mini Horror Fiction Writing Guide: 7 Steps To Writing Horror Fiction For Fun by HowExpert
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,330. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Fiction » Horror » General
Have you ever wanted to write a horror story, but didn’t know how to start or proceed? In this easy, step-by-step guide, HowExpert presents Randal Schaffer who is a horror fiction writer/enthusiast/fan who will walk you through the process of not just writing a compelling horror story, but writing fiction stories in general
300 CEN (Certified Emergency Nurse) Exam Questions and Answers by Minute Help Guides
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 39,180. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
If you are taking the state CEN examination or just interested in what it entails, this book of questions will help you. 300 CEN questions (and answers) are included here. The book covers the following topics: Cardiovascular Emergencies, Gastrointestinal Emergencies, Genitourinary, Maxillofacial, Medical Emergency, Orthopedic, Patient Care Management, Professional Issues, and more!
The Short Fuse Guide to Working with Book Bloggers by Jen Karsbaek
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(3.00 from 1 review)
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.
Easy Smashwords Formatting In Microsoft Office by Jay Johnson
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,060. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2012 by Empire. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books, Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Welcome to Easy Smashwords Formatting In Microsoft Office. In this guide you'll learn the ten steps it takes to get your book into the Smashwords Premium Distribution Program every time. This book is specifically designed for those of you who prefer to use Microsoft Word 2007 and above however it will work reasonably well with other versions of Word.
Meat & Potatoes of Plastic Injection Moulding, Explanation & Guides Troubleshooting by Danny Kerridge
Price: $35.00 USD. Words: 22,850. Language: Australian English. Published: January 6, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Reference
This book is the second in a series of explanatory books in the Plastics Injection Moulding field. It explains in great depth, the cause, the quick fix and in-depth explanation of each fundamental fault within the moulding of Plastic parts. This book culminates in 'the Ultimate Secret to Troubleshooting' plastic mouldings.