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Closest to the Fire: A Writer's Guide to Law and Lawyers
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 218,220. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
The world of law and lawyers, with its suspense, its moral quandaries, and its ripped-from-the-headlines subject matter, provides wonderful material for fiction. This guide will help writers explore these many story possibilities, while avoiding the pitfalls awaiting the unwary. Included throughout the book are ideas for stories or story elements based on the content.
Self Promotion for Writers: It's Greek to Me!
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 14,860. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Career Guides » Sales and Marketing
My first year as a self-published author saw very few sales. After attending a writers' conference in June of 2013 called UtopYA Con, my sales instantly increased to 10-15 ebooks a day. As I systematically applied information I learned from attending conferences, reading marketing advice online, and, mostly, trial and error, I began to sell 30-50 ebooks a day and have doubled my teaching salary.
James River Writers Essential Guide to Writers Conferences
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,130. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books, Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Find out how to get the most out of the time and money you invest in a writers conference. By planning ahead, you can set yourself up for success. Learn how to find the conference that's right for you, what to expect and how to prepare. This book is chock full of tips and advice from a published author who has been involved with writing conferences for years as an attendee, speaker, and organizer.
First Mistakes - A Guide For Smashwords Fiction Writers
Price: Free! Words: 4,580. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Digital publishing
(4.00)
One of the most important, and also one of the most overlooked components of a story writer's work is the very first sentence. This simple writers' guide uses real examples from Smashwords to examine what makes a good opening line, and the common mistakes writers make.
1001 Romance Story Starters
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 36,090. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books, Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
"1001 Romance Story Starters" covers myriad genres, from erotic romance to inspirational and everything in between. Designed to help kick start your imagination – the starters include dialogue starters, scenes, open ended scenarios, and even story endings. You can change ANYTHING about the story starter. Take the idea and bend it to your will – you’re the boss.
No Red Pen - Writers, Writing Groups & Critique
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 12,540. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Creativity
Everyone has a story. The process of creating, refining and ultimately releasing it into the wild that is publication in the world needs to be a respectful one. No Red Pen is not an overview of writing groups - it is a manifesto for a different paradigm for workshop and critique. A portion of sales benefit the annual Victoria A. Hudson Emerging Writer Prize.
Vocabulous You! An Interactive Guide to Building Vocabulary for Standardized Tests, College, On the Job and Everyday Life
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 17,430. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Test preparation, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - English (insert language book was written in)
(5.00)
Vocabulous You! is an interactive vocabulary guide designed specifically for e-readers. Your annotation/notes function works with this guide into a customized learning tool that you can use to build your vocabulary in ways that make sense to you. Great for students, people studying for standardized tests, job applicants, and anyone looking to boost their verbal skills.
Birth Your Book: Find, Nurture, and Sustain the Motivation to Write
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 19,870. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
So you've wanted to write a book for months or years and still haven't written a word? Or you started your book but never got round to finishing it? This is the book you need! It will help you shine a light on the mental blocks and obstacles that are preventing you from becoming an author. By engaging with these seven proven motivational strategies you'll soon "birth" your book into the world.
The Ultimate Guide for How to be a Food Critic!
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 13,340. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » Culinary careers
(4.00)
Would you love to be paid to eat and travel? Learn simple, insider secrets on how to be a food critic…even if you’re a beginner! An interactive and practical guide on how to live your dream of being a food critic – jam packed with food writing tips and fun exercises, which means you will pick up the essential skills by 'doing', not just reading.
Writer's Fast Track to Freelance Copywriting for the Web: The Original Work from Home Job Opportunity
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,940. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Small business and entrepreneurship
If you've ever dreamed of working from home and being your own boss, then freelance copywriting for the web is a way to make your dream come true fast. Freelance copywriting for the web is the quickest and easiest ways to go into the freelance writing business for yourself and begin earning a living quickly. You don't need a college degree and you don't need a resume.