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The Human Skills: Elicitation & Interviewing by Frank Stopa
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 26,900. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals
The Human Skills provides you the conversational skills that will enable you to successfully collect the information you need during interviews and conversations. Frank Stopa's techniques have been employed in the worlds of domestic and foreign counter terrorism, during law enforcement interviews as well as during difficult interrogation scenarios.
The Short Fuse Guide to Book Publishing Contracts by Emily S. Keyes
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 Negative Trait Thesaurus: A Writer's Guide to Character Flaws by Angela Ackerman & Becca Puglisi
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 85,910. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
This book is a flaw-centric exploration of your character's arc, motivation, emotional wounds, and basic needs. Its vast collection of flaws will help writers to explore the possible causes, attitudes, behaviors, thoughts, and related emotions behind their characters’ weaknesses so they can be written effectively and realistically. Downloadable tools for character building are included.
The Author's Guide to AudioBook Creation by Richard Rieman
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 13,490. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
This is the essential, easy to understand companion you need if you are considering creating an audiobook, whether you are the voice or you hire a professional narrator. You will get the critical elements on what steps you need to take; how to engage a narrator; what costs to expect; how to produce your audiobook; and how to work with Amazon and other publishers. Join the Audiobook Revolution!
Two Year Novel Course: Set 1 (Basics) by Lazette Gifford
Series: 2YN: The Two Year Novel Course, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,670. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2011 by A Conspiracy of Authors. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Start your novel off right with this set of five classes to help expand on your initial idea and begin creating story goals.
Greedy: A Guide to Financial Domination by Madame Sossette
Price: $4.73 USD. Words: 14,670. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Education(5.00 from 1 review)
We all want to kick ass and take names, especially in the highly competitive world of Online BDSM. This easy to understand Guide is perfect for those just starting out in the scene and contains TIps and Tricks to help you stay Safe and Sane online.
Discovering Pompeii by Natasha Sheldon
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,100. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2013 by Decoded Science. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Maps, Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
Pompeii is a must-see sight for many of Campania’s tourists. Its tragic and dramatic end, coupled with the chance to explore the houses, temples, bathhouses and brothels of an ancient city, is for many too strong a lure to resist. This tour, Discovering Pompeii, gives a general feel of day to day life in the town by taking you along one of its busiest main streets, the Via Dell Abbondanza.
Guan Yin Book of Divination by Ink It Lee
Price: $16.99 USD. Words: 13,610. Language: Unknown language. Published: July 31, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Taoism, Nonfiction » Reference » Almanac
A bilingual book that includes a translation of the verses used in the Goddess of Mercy Oracle.
Two Year Novel Course: Set 7 (Second Draft) by Lazette Gifford
Series: 2YN: The Two Year Novel Course, Book 7. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 23,740. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2013 by A Conspiracy of Authors. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Book 7 of the 2YN series moves from the art of writing to the crafting of edits. This book takes on some of the major problems, including when the book is too short.
How To Be Your Own Bodyguard by Nick Hughes
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 76,550. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Personal & Practical Guides(5.00 from 7 reviews)
Self Defense tips for men and women from a lifetime of protecting clients in hostile environments. Includes avoidance and awareness skills of the professional protection agent as well as dynamic, pressure tested techniques.
Oracle Ultimate DBA Interview Questions by Equity Press
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 14,720. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Database management
The Ultimate Reference & Learning Guide for Oracle Database Administrators! 100 Certification Questions, Answers, and Explanations
Ideas and Inspiration for Fantasy and Science Fiction Writers by James Hutchings
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 103,210. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books, Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
This sourcebook is for all writers of fantasy or science fiction--whether novels, short stories, games, or any other form of storytelling. Medicinal corpses, the jargons of thieves and carnies, Nazi UFOs, the colonization of space, green children from nowhere and more.
A Broad Adventure by Antti Malvisto
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,760. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests, Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals
In 2013, I moved to Dominican Republic from Finland, my home country. I left behind my safe environment and headed to the unknown. In this book, I will share you the personal steps of preparations of my move, and I will tell you what has the change been like for me. Among other things, I will answer the question, is the grass really greener on the other side?
Lazy Girl's Housekeeping Guide by Claire Aleen
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,930. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2016 by FrenchWriter. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Reference, Nonfiction » Reference » Personal & Practical Guides
The Lazy Girl's Guide to Housekeeping covers every tip you need to make a clean home a reality despite how lazy you feel. Claire Aleen's straight-talking and savvy guide makes housekeeping look simple, and gives you the perspective of a fellow lazy girl who manages to keep a clean home even though she doesn't feel like it. Discover short-term solutions for a clean home.
How To Start Out or Over on a Shoestring by Annie Jean Brewer
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,170. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Personal & Practical Guides(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Everything you ever wanted to know about starting out (or over) on a shoestring. This book covers everything from clothing and personal items to furniture, appliances and transportation with everything in-between.
The Time is Write! Your Journey to Excellent Writing Starts Now by L. David Harris
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,030. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
For many, many years, there’s been a sort of mysticism surrounding the world of writing. There are stereotypical images of writers at old typewriters in a dimly lit room or a pretentious, haughty author-to-be penning the next great globally known novel from the comfort of a coffee house sofa, making sure everyone knows of his or her artistic brilliance. From my experience, and looking...
Smashwords Formatting Smashed: A Short, Easy, Step-by-Step Tutorial Instruction Guide (That Won’t Leave You With A Headache!) by Jessica Robinson
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,310. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals(5.00 from 1 review)
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!
10 Top Writing Tips: Discover the Writer in You by Dee White
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,380. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
"10 Top Writing Tips: Discover the Writer in You" provides an easy to follow overview of the elements of a story, and how to explore your inner writer. It provides tips on working out what sort of writer you are, and creating great fictional characters and using them in your story to create action. You'll also learn about incorporating setting in your story, and editing your work.
The Bunny Lover's Complete Guide To House Rabbits by Stephan Flores
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 81,340. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock, Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals(5.00 from 1 review)
With easy-to-understand information; insight gained from personal experience; dozens of photos; and step-by-step instructions on everything from how to properly house and feed your bunny to litter-box training to finding the right vet to socializing your bun and beyond, this book will become your single, most-powerful reference tool to help you successfully and happily live with your house rabbit.
Sex For Money: How to Write, Publish, and Sell Gay Erotica and M/M Erotic Romance by Cameron D. James
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 52,900. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books, Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Everything you need to know about becoming a gay erotica or M/M erotic romance author!