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Punctuation Guide: An A to Z of punctuation
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 11,390. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Business writing, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Adult & continuing education
This easy-to-read guide covers ampersands, apostrophes, capital letters, colons and semicolons, commas, dashes, ellipses, exclamation marks, full stops, hyphens, lists, parentheses, question marks, quotation marks, shortened word and phrase forms, and slashes.
How to Avoid 10 Punctuation M!stakes: The Top 10 Fatal Errors Made by Novices Punctuating Fiction and Non-fiction
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 7,050. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2014 by OverDog Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Grammar and punctuation, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
The top 10 punctuation mistakes that pedants love to correct. Eliminate them before you eliminate your chances with a publisher, or before you embarrass yourself in front of readers or clients. Each and every mistake is easy to fix once you know how. Each chapter begins with a diagram containing solutions to punctuation problems that may have eluded you for years.
How to Handle Grammar
Series: A Writer's Guide, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,410. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Grammar and punctuation, Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Learn to identify common sentence pattern types and take full advantage of the way sentence patterns and variety in sentence structure will improve the flow and rhythm of your fiction writing. Topics in this book address fiction styles, the pros and cons of first-person and third-person points of view, dialogue, showing versus telling, figurative language, and other useful fiction techniques.
A Bushwhacker's Guide to Academic Writing
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 35,630. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2014 by The Educational Publisher/Biblio Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Reference
A Bushwhacker's Guide to Academic Writing is the result of Michael Olendzenski's education (BA and MA, McGill; Ph.D. Florida) and his twenty-five-plus years of experience as an instructor of First-Year Composition courses. The book presents a narrative account of the rhetoric of academic writing and a thorough examination of the linguistics of English.
The Complete Indie Editor - 55 Essential Copy-edits for the Professional Independent Author
Price: $9.49 USD. Words: 22,430. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Grammar and punctuation, Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Stay ahead of the competition with this easy to use, step-by-step guide. 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...
Apostrophes: Simple Steps to Better English
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 13,480. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Grammar and punctuation, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
Apostrophes. This simple punctuation mark causes problems for so many people, students and graduates, trades people and business executives, secretaries and scientists, even journalists and writers. If you can’t decide whether to use ’s or s’ (or neither), if you can’t remember whether to use its or it’s, if you get muddled up between plurals and possessives then this booklet should help you.
Get it Right: A cranky editor's no-frills easy-to-understand tips for usage, style and punctuation
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,200. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Grammar and punctuation
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Tips on punctuation, word and usage errors, and other writing wisdom from a veteran editor in easy-to-understand language. This writing guide not only covers common mistakes and rules, but also has a liberal dose of cranky peeves from someone who's spent 30 years in a newsroom (and is also a freelance book editor). Want a hug? Wrong book. Want to get it right? Let's talk.
An Editor's Pet Peeves
Price: $4.88 USD. Words: 13,590. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2013 by SynergEbooks. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Creativity, Nonfiction » Reference » Grammar and punctuation
A simple and concise writing companion that explains the most common pitfalls made in writing today. It is just as useful for the beginning writing student as it is for a professional writer.
Grammar Without Tears
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,530. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
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Learn while you laugh, laugh while you learn, with this short guide to the most egregious errors commonly made in English.
New Writers Combo Pack
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 37,890. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Reference
Congratulations on beginning your journey as a writer. It’s fun, and exciting as well as a lot of work. But it’s worth it. I hope you enjoy the three books contained in this combo pack. You’ve Decided to be a Writer, Now What?, The Big Book of Exercises, Prompts and Block Busters, and Mega-Volt Story Starters. These three books are a great starting point to get you moving down the writing path.