Books tagged: writers

The adult filter is active; content marked as adults-only by the author is not listed. To view this content, click the button below to disable the adult filter.

Found 190 results (Try using more keywords)

The Patron of the Arts
By
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,780. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2011. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
Will is the grandson of migrant workers in California. His escape from that life is his writing. When he gets his big break, he learns that his patron owns the rights to all his work. Can Will, and two friends find a second escape?
The Naked Author - Exposing the Myths of Publishing
By
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 16,520. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
Kat Smith, the author of The Naked Author - Exposing the Myths of Publishing, strips down and examines the responsibilities of everyone involved in bringing a book to market; authors, agents, editors, publishers, reviewers, distributors and wholesalers to name a few.
These Things Happened
By
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,600. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2011 by Haunted Computer Books. Category: Fiction » Romance » General
Most of what follows is true, even the fiction. It contains cigarette smoking, drinking, and, yes, some sex, because I know you like that sort of thing. This has been a strange life. My life. Features stories, poems, and essays of relationships, romance, joy, and pain. Some of this will make you laugh, some of it may make you cry. You might hate me later, but that's okay. You won't be the first.
The Printer of Island Castle
By
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,460. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2011 by Green Snake Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
In the printer’s world ink is the ultimate judge: if she prints a poem of quality the ink stays fixed on the page. If the work is inferior, the ink disappears. Few poets can please the ink and the printer is resigned to producing pages that quickly become blank. Then she meets a poet whose relentless need to express himself draws her into his world and she may not come out of it the same.
POPULAR PICTURES of the Hollywood 1940s
By
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 89,140. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
John Howard Reid's latest offering is every bit as idiosyncratic as his previous books in this series, and equally compulsive reading for film buffs. The present book provides a wealth of information. Reid finds much to admire in the films he writes about. He is a full-fledged movie buff, but not a drooling one. More than 130 films are featured in this surprising book. Film criticism at its best!
Lessons for a Barren Population
By
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 25,140. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2011 by FrostProof 808. Category: Fiction » Poetry » American poetry
This is an eclectic collection of poetry. The first edition of this collection was the first-ever full-length original poetry collection published as an ebook back in 1999. Nominated for a Frankfurt Book Fair Award.
Great Cinema Detectives: Best Movies of Mystery, Suspense & Film Noir
By
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 108,010. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
One of John Howard Reid's most informative and interesting books, this is an invaluable guide not only for film buffs, but for all admirers of cinema entertainments, whether they be movie fans or DVD collectors. True, you may not agree with some of JHR's comments, but that is the beauty of these books. They give readers something to think about. And you may be alerted to buy DVDs of many movies.
The Questing Mind: A Short Science Fiction Mystey
By
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,320. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2011 by WMG Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
J. Reed Brasher knows someone is stealing his memories. He just can’t prove it. He’s 90 years old, and everyone blames the loss on age. But Brasher isn’t the kind of man who loses his mind to age. He’s losing it to something else. He must find out what that something else is before his mind is gone. Chosen by Tangent Magazine as one of the top ten science fiction stories of 1998.
A Simple Guide to Self-Publishing
By
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,460. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
A Simple Guide to Self-Publishing is a step by step guide to completing your first publishing project. Encouraging the use of both print on demand, and e-publishing, the guide advises you on simple self-marketing techniques, a costings breakdown for e-publishing,suggestions for enhancing your e-book and advice on how to fulfil the traditional publishers role.
A Case of Writer's Block
By
Price: Free! Words: 950. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2011 by Second Wind Publishing, LLC. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A fictional Character encounters his author in New York's Central Park, as the latter endeavors to overcome a nasty case of writer's block.