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Untraditional Publishing by Ron Knight
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 41,410. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Arts(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Untraditional Publishing is now the third option, which focuses entirely on the author, creating opportunities to improve, market, and sell books.
Inside Male Modeling Today: A Shockingly Honest Personal Story by mikk surva
Price: Free! Words: 79,010. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Career Guides » Arts
The most honest description of the modeling world ever published. Revealing all the things models refuse to talk about publicly!
Nail It! The Secret to Building an Effective Fiction Writer’s Platform Level 1: Laying the Foundation by AnnCharlesJacquieRogers
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,880. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Arts
Writing a great story is no longer enough to land a contract. With economic downsizing, publishers are selective when it comes to acquiring authors. These days, it takes a platform that is equal to the story in excellence and potential for you and your book to make it through the acquisitions gauntlet. Nail It! The Secret to Building an Effective Fiction Writer’s Platform will help you succeed.
Emerge Already! The Ultimate Guide to Career Building for Emerging Artists by Jade Simmons
Price: Free! Words: 43,420. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Music business, Nonfiction » Career Guides » Arts(5.00 from 5 reviews)
A priceless how-to & how-not-to guide by innovative concert pianist Jade Simmons. This tell all covers everything including carving your niche, marketing, creating package deals, approaching management, what presenters really think and how not to get re-engaged. This is the stuff they never taught you in school direct from one of America's most exciting and versatile young artists.
How to Teach Preschool Ballet: A Guidebook for Teachers by Gina Mayer
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 25,810. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Arts
This is a must-have book for anyone who teaches preschool ballet or works with preschoolers in any capacity. The reader will learn how to effectively prepare and run a preschool ballet class from start to finish. This includes how to construct your curriculum, how to keep your students interested in your class, how to teach steps and choreography and most of all how to have fun!
Resilience: Facing Down Rejection and Criticism on the Road to Success by Mark McGuinness
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 51,160. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration, Nonfiction » Career Guides » Arts(4.00 from 1 review)
If you want to achieve something original and meaningful with your life, you MUST learn to deal with rejection and criticism. Mark McGuinness shares stories and advice based on 16 years of coaching clients to get past rejection and criticism and achieve their goals. Whether you're an artist, entrepreneur, employee, athlete or campaigner, you'll find plenty of practical inspiration in Resilience.
The Everything Writing Guide by Grand Rapids Region Writers Group
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 68,650. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Arts
This guide walks you through every aspect of writing a book, from "where do I get ideas?" to the intricacies of publishing contracts. It is the joint effort of the members of the Grand Rapids Region Writers Group. We created this guide to share with you things we've learned on our writing journey.
Unleash the Artist Within: Four Weeks to Transforming Your Creative Talents Into More Recognition, More Profit & More Fun by Bob Baker
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,780. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Arts, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Small business and entrepreneurship
This four-week "workshop in a book" consists of 28 daily lessons that will show you how to: Work from the trenches with little or no money; Overcome the "starving artist" mentality; Build a fan base of paying customers; Use often-overlooked techniques to give your craft wider exposure. Bob Baker will poke and prod you to be different, to expand, to focus & become a true Creative Powerhouse!
Exit Stage Right: The Career Change Handbook for Performers by Ciara Pressler
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 32,400. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts, Nonfiction » Career Guides » Arts
Actors, Singers, Musicians, Dancers: is it time for a change in your career? Exit Stage Right is your transition secret weapon: packed with principles vital to creating a successful career in any industry, learn how to move forward as a performer or transition gracefully to an entirely new role. Through advice, tools, and inspiring true stories, get the guidance you need to Exit Stage Right.
Roadie, Inc. - How to Gain and Keep a Career in the Live Music Business by Andy Reynolds
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 30,260. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Entertainment, Nonfiction » Career Guides » Arts
‘Roadie, Inc’ is the definitive guide to starting out as technician, working for bands on tour. The book details the exact steps you need to take in order to find work as a sound engineer, back line tech, lighting engineer, tour manager, touring stylist or driver. There is also comprehensive information on non-touring roles such as artist manager, music booking agent and concert promoter.
Duke the Chihuahua Writes! by Donna Fawcett
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 45,880. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Arts, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy(4.33 from 3 reviews)
Duke the Chihuahua Writes! is a fun tutorial for the beginning writer. With the aid of an aged and somewhat pompous Chihuahua and a Shepherd pup, award winning author Donna Fawcett offers easy tips for crafting that story, article or book. Learn how to query, stay in the correct point of view or create a character.
55 Days in the Life of a Freelance Writer by Toby Welch
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 30,820. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Arts
I get asked one question repeatedly – what's it like to be a freelance writer? I work from home and people have no clue how the day of a freelance writer is spent. People think I sit around eating bon-bons all day, watching Jerry Springer reruns. This book will answer the probing question of how the life of a typical writer unfolds. Enjoy the glimpse into the life of a freelance writer!
Fotografia di Stock - come affrontare la crisi con una rendita sicura by Lorenzo Codacci
Price: $2.79 USD. Words: 45,340. Language: Italian. Published: May 8, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Photography - how to, Nonfiction » Career Guides » Arts
I numeri indicano che il microstock è un vero e proprio business, un mercato globale che alla fine dello scorso anno ha raggiunto il valore di 5.1 milioni di $ con più di 550.000 clienti attivi. In questo senso l’opera di Lorenzo Codacci è davvero interessante: non una semplice raccolta di istruzioni per l’uso ma un vero approccio olistico al mondo della fotografia di stock.
So You Want To Be a Writer by Michael Newton
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,340. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Career Guides » Arts(5.00 from 1 review)
A full-time freelance author with 251 books in print and 17 more under contract explains the publishing business for beginners.
How To Mess Up Your Life With Astrology by Sri Lakshmi Oppecini
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 45,140. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Arts(5.00 from 1 review)
Astrology is a branch of the Vedas and still continues to be practiced in India with a great number of adherents. Unfortunately the qualifications for practicing have gradually been de-emphasized in the modern world. This gives rise to many irregularities and disturbances in astrologers and their clients. The present book describes some of the misuses and misinterpretations of astrology.
Everything You Need to Know to Write, Publish and Market Your Book by Patrika Vaughn
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 48,590. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Arts, Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
The writer's and author's guide to: - the craft of writing - successful publishing - self-publishing - book marketing - distributing your works
How to Write and Sell Your Plays by Cenarth Fox
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 42,480. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry, Nonfiction » Career Guides » Arts
Lessons on how to write different types of plays and on different ways to have them performed.