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The Art of Fiction Writing or How To Fall Down the Rabbit Hole Without Really Trying
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 41,910. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
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The Art of Fiction Writing by writing coach and novelist, Emily Hanlon is a course in creating flesh and blood characters from the imagination. Easy-to-use techniques, prompts and exercises along with 5 audio "journeys" that deepen the work and make you feel as if you are in a private coaching session with Emily.
Composition: A Fiction Writer's Guide for the 21st Century
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,470. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2011 by Full Court Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Composition: A Fiction Writer's Guide for the 21st Century, is a how-to book on writing and publishing fiction given the technological tools now available. Throughout the book writing, publishing, marketing tips abound to encourage and educate both novice and experienced creative writers who choose to self-publish their work.
12 Tips for Writing
Series: Write Easily and Productively, Book 1 · All Earnest Long's Non-Fiction, Book 1 · Home Computer Stress, Book 2 · Are You a Mouse or a Man? People with Problems.. Price: Free! Words: 5,390. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Creativity
Any aspiring novelist or short story writer could do with some more tips on writing. The book is written by an author who has been published for more than 15 years. And more recently has been published online. He shares his experience of writing for anyone who wants to write. This is a ‘how to’ book for aspiring fiction writers that answers many questions he or she may have.
Writing Characters Who'll Keep Readers Captivated: Nail Your Novel
Price: $6.93 USD. Words: 42,810. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
How do you create characters with depth? How do you write the opposite sex? What makes teenagers sound authentic? Inhabitants of a dystopia? How do you write plausible antagonists and chilling villains? How do you inhabit a character who isn't like you? Whether you write literary or genre fiction, this book shows you how to create people who keep readers hooked and make you want to tell stories
Write Fiction Like A Pro
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 20,650. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Reference
Fifty plus tips and tricks of writing fiction that were learned over the years through trial and error and from other writers, workshops, books and classes. This book allows you to skip the years it normally takes to learn this yourself. Then put it on your closest shelf because you will refer to it time and time again.
Writing Your Novel: How Not To Do It
Price: Free! Words: 1,900. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Essay » Literature
With my novel Bad Day in Byzantium published, I considered if I and other writers shared writing techniques? I checked. Horror! I’d done it wrong. So here's some novel-writing advice. It’s about basics like engaging story; drive; good and bad guys; plot strength; characterisation; dialogue;conflict; tight writing etc. It’s short and sharp - no lecturing. Wish I’d read something like this first.
Begin Writing Fiction
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 13,330. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2014 by Nibiruki Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Literature, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching methods & materials / language arts
If the will to write a story is there, tools can help a writer to convert ideas into a brilliant story. This book provides you with comprehensive knowledge and skill building in every aspect of fiction writing so that you can create memorable characters, real story worlds, and an engaging plot without running into potholes. Get a grasp of these elements, and perhaps come up with a masterpiece!
Showing and Telling in Fiction
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 15,840. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Showing and Telling in Fiction will help you clearly understand the difference between showing and telling, provide you with guidelines for when to show AND when to tell, and give you practical editing tools for spotting and fixing telling in your writing.
Grammar for Fiction Writers
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 22,670. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
The world of grammar is huge, but fiction writers don’t need to know all the nuances to write well. In fact, some of the rules you were taught in English class will actually hurt your fiction writing, not help it. Grammar for Fiction Writers won’t teach you things you don’t need to know. It’s all about the grammar that’s relevant to you as you write your novels and short stories.
All In One: Characterization, Writing a Gripping Plot,Show Don't Tell,Query Perfection
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 18,160. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
A combination of all our best short books is finally here! Enjoy the All In One manuscript and take notes to improve your writing.... First book is Characterization: 3 Dimensional Character. Second book is Show Don't Tell: How to Describe People, Places and Weather. Third book is Query Perfection: Your Guide to Query Perfection. Last book is Fiction Writing: Writing a gripping plot