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A Writers Guide: Story Structure & Beyond
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 24,050. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Are you a fiction writer? Do you ever find yourself slogging through your novel wondering, what am I doing? And where the heck is the vodka?! Well, never fear, dear writer. Within these pages you will discover the highlights of story structure from beginning, middle to end. This book also includes information on writing effective dialogue, crafting scenes, and much more.
Story Crisis, Story Climax 1: Using Film Structure to Outline Your Novel
Price: Free! Words: 53,710. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Creativity
Why spend years learning how to write stories by trial and error? Let "Story Crisis, Story Climax 1" teach you how. You will accelerate your learning curve by observing, in a range of film stories, how the Inciting Incident, Turning Points, Midpoint, and Crisis Climax work in relationship to each other, the larger story arc, and other stories in its genre.
The 90-Day Rewrite
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 61,790. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2015 by Writers Tribe Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Vocational
The greatest challenge in rewriting your book is making a thousand small changes while staying true to your narrative voice. In this practical day-by-day guide to revising your manuscript, you will: * End procrastination by breaking your work into manageable tasks * Learn the technical skills necessary to bring your prose to life * Discover how to write compelling dialogue * . . . and more!
How To Eat The Elephant: Build Your Book In Bite-Sized Steps
Price: $5.98 USD. Words: 42,690. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books, Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Are you finally ready to turn those clever cocktail ideas into a published book? Straight talking, funny, and brutally honest, How To Eat The Elephant will give you--yes, you--the shove you need to haul your rump off the sofa and position it in front of your computer. You won't get any sympathy here, but you will get all the tools you need to chunk the writing process down into bite-sized pieces.
Journaling to Become a Better Writer: Seven Keys to More Authentic Fiction
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 45,930. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
How do you capture that spark of life that lifts your story off the page and resonates with readers in their very soul? You delve into your own soul and learn how to wrap words around your unique human experience, that’s how.
DIY Chick Lit: A Writing Guide
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 15,770. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
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Have you ever read a chick lit novel and thought, "I could do that"? Here's your chance: DIY Chick Lit will take you from start to finish of your first draft in 13 cupcake-themed chapters, each with a short exercise to get you writing now. Written by teacher and die-hard chick lit enthusiast Alicia de los Reyes, this guide is sure to inspire would-be authors everywhere.
How to Write a Novel
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 40,370. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
The most important thing to know about writing a novel is this: You can do it. And if you've already written one, you can write an even better one. Author and former literary agent Nathan Bransford shares his secrets for creating killer plots, fleshing out your first ideas, crafting compelling characters, and staying sane in the process.