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300 Days of Better Writing
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Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 64,370. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
300 strategies for improving your writing. Strategies are short and to the point (150-250 words each), with explanations, instructions, and samples for each strategy. Learn from them one day at a time or find the strategies you need. Midwest Book Review calls 300 Days of Better Writing "a choice pick."
Precise Edit Training Manual
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Price: $6.67 USD. Words: 22,820. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Comprehensive instruction on the 29 most common editing strategies we use and errors we fix. Each topic is fully explained with examples and strategies for editing and writing. This is the writing guide our editors use. Learn to write and edit like a professional.
Bang! Writing with Impact
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Price: $6.67 USD. Words: 20,610. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
BANG! Writing with Impact is THE guide for writing with impact. Don't waste your time on books that spend pages and pages on how people have used strategies, the reason why impact is important, the history of writing, or similar meaningless information. Bang! is for people who have work to do. This book tells you how to do exactly what you are trying to do: make your readers pay attention.
Dr. Jargonlove: Or How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love Technobabble
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Price: Free! Words: 870. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Why would somebody write "the biota exhibited a 100 percent mortality response" when he really meant all the fish died? Sometimes people use jargon to be taken seriously, sometimes to be clear and precise, sometimes to not work so hard, and sometimes to deliberately evade and confuse. This essay humorously examines the various motivations for using jargon in both good and bad communication.
Two Passions
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,250. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2013. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
A compassionate priest and a murderer on Death Row exchange identities. Both must deal with the other's body, memories and desires. Each must make a final decision, and face a final fate . . . but whose? And who . . . or what . . . is in control? This book is not only intended to terrify, but also to raise serious questions about the deeper nature of human identity.
The Complete Indie Editor - 55 Essential Copy-edits for the Professional Independent Author
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 20,550. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Grammar and punctuation
The Indie Editor is a one-stop copy-editing shop to improve your novel before publication. Including: *Redundant adjectives & overuse of adverbs *Over thirty overused words & phrases such as that, it, up/down, was/were, etc. *Proper use of italics, quotations & capitalisation & a whole lot more...