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The Ashcan Writers Club
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,990. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
When a group of mismatched old hacks forms a writers club at their retirement community, they soon learn that words bring out the worst in them, and live forever after.
Surviving the Transition: How Writers Can Thrive in the New World of Publishing
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Series: WMG Writer's Guide. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 16,060. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2012 by WMG Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Publishing business
Most writers run their careers the same way they did in the 1990s. But publishing has changed so much since then that any writer who works on the old model will no longer make a living. In this short book, international bestselling writer Kristine Kathryn Rusch shows you how to think about the new world of publishing. She gives you a blueprint for survival
Secrets of Successful Writers
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Price: Free! Words: 52,470. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Writers speak about how to write, publish and promote your book in the age of digital publishing. Contains interviews with John Locke, Gordon Ferris, Stephen Carpenter, Dakota Banks, Linda Wisdom, Matthew Reilly, Loucinda McGary, David Lender, JR Rain, Jack Dann, Dale Brown, Stephanie McAfee, Andy Briggs, Kat Martin and many, many more.
Throwing Lead: A Writer's Guide to Firearms (and the People Who Use Them) by J. Daniel Sawyer and Mary Mason
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 93,090. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2012 by AWP Books. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Reference
Most people don't grow up around guns, but most fiction writers have to know about them. This entertaining, humorous, and accessible guide takes you from the very basics of gun tech through the social and psychological quirks of cops, crooks, spies, and other professional gunmen.
Pelican Bay Riot
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 59,280. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
"With lazer-like precision Glenn Langohr lays bare the festering under-belly of our criminal justice system in a driving, graphic narrative that somehow finds the humanity in this most inhuman setting." Phillip Doran, T.V. Producer and Author Pelican Bay Riot is a compilation of four stories that take you into the most violent, deadly and bloody prison in California, the Pelican Bay S.H.U.
WordPress Websites for Writers 2nd Edition
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,070. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Web / site design
WordPress Websites for Writers is aimed specifically toward writers who want and need their own website to showcase their work. Anyone can build their own website with the steps in this easy-to-follow, illustrated guide. Using the methods in this book, you can build your own website on self-hosted WordPress for about $15. 64 pages, 9 chapters + BONUS, and more than 60 images.
Occupant
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,580. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2012 by Green Snake Publishing. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
Peter Gibson wants to be alone. He leaves his girlfriend and his job in California to become the great American writer living in a small town in New England. But Peter soon learns that being anonymous and alone isn’t all it’s cracked up to be. This story was originally published in the anthology Doom City edited by Charles L. Grant.
How to Write eBooks, Term papers and Articles
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,650. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Arts
The art of writing does not have to be difficult. Formatting is a snap—when you know how. Word substitution is must and will be made easy for you. Getting started writing today. Coming to grips with the four basic elements of any book. Using the book title as the “hook” to attract buyers. Making a cover page that will entice customers. How many pages and words should a book contain?
Writer Rob Strangle Explains Why Ace Cola Sucks
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,710. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2012 by Dunkerron Press posulliv@dunkerron.com. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Forced to defend his position on Ace Cola, ninth-grader Rob Stangle hands off the task to his alter ego, the imaginary author Cliff Stone. Cliff will stop at nothing to get at the truth, barreling headlong toward a confrontation that will shake the foundation of Rob's world, tearing loose on a meta-fictional voyage of discovery into the heart of a strange mystery Rob doesn't dare face alone.
Old Farts
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,730. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2012 by Norilana Books. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Everyone knows that bookstores are such enticing places, filled with the complex scent of books, periodicals, freshly ground coffee, and infinite possibilities. Wonders, secrets, and delights lurk among the stacks... And yet, few know the real truth. Bookstores conceal unimaginable dangers! This very short story by two-time Nebula Award Finalist Vera Nazarian packs a very literary punch.