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100 Great ORIGINAL Names for Writers - Book One
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 530. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
100 Great ORIGINAL names for writers, marketers, fugitives, authors...really, anyone who wants a name to use (for legal purposes only!) 50 male names and 50 female names (first and last names)
Act on the Heart
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 74,450. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2015 by Black Opal Books. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Suspense, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
On the brink of severe depression, Kathryn Tribble abandons her New York editing career and seeks sanctuary in rural Georgia where she grew up. But one of her major clients, celebrity author Joe Butler, pursues her, insisting she edit his first fiction novel. Kathryn reluctantly agrees, but is devastated when the manuscript seems to be mined from her very own misfortune.
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.
Million Dollar Professionalism for the Writer
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 18,600. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2014 by WordFire Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Publishing business
Since the 1990s, bestsellers Kevin J. Anderson and Rebecca Moesta have helped thousands and thousands of writers to develop the mindset of career professionals. Million Dollar Professionalism for the Writer presents lessons learned from the authors’ decades of experience in publishing. They offer advice on working with publishers, editors, booksellers, and fellow authors, and ...
A Futile Search
Price: Free! Words: 1,080. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism, Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure
"I looked around but saw no sign of her there, except some neighbours mourning around the destroyed structures and the ambulance men carrying burnt bodies of several shapes"
Damn the Rejections, Full Speed Ahead: The Bumpy Road to Getting Published
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 73,850. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
A treasure trove of sage advice for the new writer packaged in easy to digest and fun to read anecdotes. Damn the Rejections, Full Speed Ahead offers real world suggestions for writing novels, or non-fiction and turning them into saleable works. Maralys Wills, creative writing teacher and author of 12 books in many genres, a shares from her own experience the dos and don'ts of getting published.
The Funniest People in Books: 250 Anecdotes
Series: The Funniest People in Books, Book 1 ยท The Funniest People in Books, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 22,860. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
A sample anecdote: G.K. Chesterton visited Broadway and Times Square at night when the scene was brightly lit by advertising signs. He gazed at the sight for a while, then said to a friend, “How beautiful it would be for someone who could not read.”
5 Stages of Grief
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 89,200. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2011 by Black Opal Books. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Danielle Starkey didn’t have becoming a widow on her to-do list. Nine months after her husband’s death, she learns he booked a vacation with his mistress. Now she sees his death in a new light and has to get over it for the second time. She refuses to let sleeping dogs lie. Will she finally face the truth about herself and her marriage? Or will she succumb to one of the five stages of grief?
The Editor is Never Wrong, Mostly: Well, hardly ever
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,170. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Writing
How to respond (properly) when you disagree with your editor.
Witch Garden and Other Stories
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,350. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
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A short story collection by Debra Doyle and James D. Macdonald. Fantasy and science fiction from the best selling and award-winning team of Doyle and Macdonald: From humor to horror; realistic and fantastic; past, present, and future.  Seven tales to amaze and delight.