Books tagged: pitching

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The Freelance Writer's Handbook
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 62,350. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2015 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Because of his entertaining style, the late Gary Provost was one of the nations leading and most beloved writing instructors. A sought-after speaker, consultant, and celebrity biographer, Provost the writers writer authored thousands of articles and columns, and dozens of books covering most every genre. This book, while somewhat dated, is filled with advice, stylistic wisdom & techniques.
Successfully Failing for Over a Hundred Years: In Depth into Baseball
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 2,380. Language: Unknown language. Published: December 3, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball
Do you think baseball is boring? Do you love baseball? Do you want to know about baseball? This book goes through all the factors of baseball to show people how baseball is not boring and is one of the most complex sport there is. Baseball will look better in your eyes after reading this.
Communication skills for Engineers
Price: Free! Words: 3,000. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Business communication / general
Engineering communication giving the keys principles of preparing a technical presentation.
The Quick and Dirty Guide to Freelance Writing
Price: Free! Words: 21,530. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
The Quick and Dirty Guide to Freelance Writing offers a fresh perspective on the old dream of what it means to write for a living. Author and journalist Scott Carney shows how writers don’t need to constantly teeter on the brink of bankruptcy if they want to pursue their art.
Comedy Writing Secrets
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 9,950. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2014. Categories: Screenplays » Comedy
My first big job in comedy writing was writing for "The Monkees." We won the Emmy Award for Best Comedy. I also wrote 19 "love American Style" scripts. My humor book "THE GOOD BOOK...of Bible Cartoons" became a best seller. My new graphic novel has just won first place in "The National Best Books Awards" in the "Comics: Graphic Novels" category. It is due out in eBook format, January, 2015.
Boots Poffenberger: Hurler, Hero, Hellraiser
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 78,400. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2014 by Summer Game Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / History, Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography
What is a "Boots Poffenberger"? You mean "The Baron"? The "Prince of Pilsner"? Only one of baseball's original Wild and Crazy Guys, that's who. The one with the major league record for laughs per career innings pitched. Travel with Boots on his journey across the baseball landscape - from Detroit to Brooklyn to Nashville to the Marines in WWII to years as a local hero in the semi-pros.
The Suitors of Spring
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 59,890. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2014 by Summer Game Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / Essays & Writings, Nonfiction » Psychology » Personality
Few writers know more about pitching, and no pitcher knows more about writing, than Pat Jordan. Included are eight classic essays about pitchers and pitching. Featuring subjects ranging from Tom Seaver to Johnny Sain to Bo Belinsky to Steve Dalkowski, Jordan's portraits hauntingly show us that wins and losses have more to do with a pitcher's heart and mind than do his velocity and location.
The Perfect Game
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 76,660. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
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In a dark Manhattan alley, a young woman suddenly collapses from a brain hemorrhage. When the man she was supposed to meet learns of a mysterious link between the tragic event and the sudden success of a pitcher for the New York Yankees, he knows something more is going on. But can he unravel the mystery before the killer strikes again? The Perfect Game is a supernatural thriller.
The Show Bible for TV Pitching
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 35,880. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
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If you want to pitch your original television show or web series to entertainment industry professionals - from producers and show runners to agents and directors, and especially to network executives -- you need a Show Bible. Learn how to craft an exciting read that will get you meetings, put a professional team together, and understand how networks negotiate so you are fully prepared to win.
The Last Day Of Summer
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 153,880. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
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Running away from a boyfriend trying to get closer to him, Rett accepts an unexpected job in a new town — with a professional baseball team. He’s unsure of it, but gets closer to one of the players and things seem good. But when the family he turned his back on shows back up in his life, it all self-destructs. And he’s got to learn the one thing he never managed to growing up — how to be a man.