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The Scribe July 2016
Price: Free! Words: 4,070. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Monthly liiterary publication of the St. Louis Writers Guild
The Scribe June 2016
Price: Free! Words: 3,940. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Literary publication for writers by the St. Louis Writers Guild
The Official Dragon Con Survival Guide
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 27,000. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2015 by WordFire Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals, Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
You’ve seen the newsreels, you’ve heard the stories, now you want to experience it for yourself. Dragon Con is a four-day multi-media, science fiction, fantasy, horror, and more convention that takes place in downtown Atlanta, Georgia over Labor Day weekend every year. Here’s your chance to find out more about one of the best conventions in fandom.
Mike Resnick’s Worldcons
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 96,820. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
A collection of articles, from 5-time Hugo winner and Worldcon Guest of Honor Mike Resnick, about the Worldcons he attended—and with an introduction by Worldcon Guest of Honor and Nebula Grand Master Robert Silverberg.
Trade Show Exhibits Buyers Guide
Price: Free! Words: 6,820. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Marketing / direct, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Marketing
If you're planning to have a display at a trade show or any type of event you will need an exhibit that really stands out. You have many options to choose from, custom design, renting, buying a used display or building your own. This guide will explain all the options and give you all the information you need to make an informed decision. This is a must read for potential exhibitors.
The Joy of Booking
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,470. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2014 by ReAnimus Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Antiques & Collectibles » Books, Fiction » Science fiction » General
A guide to buying and selling used SF books Within these pages, you'll learn all of the basics behind bookselling for the part-time, convention bookseller from stock selection and setup to pricing and shipping. With Bud's many years of experience behind the dealer's table, he is in a unique position to guide the newbie bookseller with his insights into the business.
The Convention
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 22,250. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Science fiction » General
David Chalmers is attending Mo-Kan 2, a science fiction convention in Kansas City. He’s there because a national Doctor Who group has big plans for the future. During the con he meets fellow fan Lila Woodson and the members of another fan group, the Space Rats. Will this convention alter David’s future? Will Lila win the costume contest? Should we be afraid of Doctor Who: The Wrath of Kroll?
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,400. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2013 by Gypsy Shadow Publishing, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
An author steps into a bleak future, across a quantum time bridge, at a science fiction convention, with her forgetful seventy-seven-year-old mom.
The Con
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 36,100. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
The first thing Ren Coffey needs you to know is that she is nobody’s fangirl. When a chance encounter with wrocker-turned-actor Teddy Hudson leads to an unusual proposal to help him stave off his more fervent fans, she figures she can handle his supposed charm. Set in the unconventional world of fan conventions, The Con is a novella about finding the courage to geek out to your heart's content.
How To Play Craps by A Las Vegas Craps Dealer
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 8,030. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling, Essay » Business
Written for the beginner/intermediate player. You will learn how/when to enter the game. Every bet is explained. How it Wins & Loses and why! How to choose which table and table etiquette are also included. You will be able to play at YOUR speed to avoid any embarrassment that may be holding you back from playing. You will thoroughly enjoy this game.It's not as hard as you think. Educate Yourself!