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Show Don't Tell
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 16,140. Language: American English. Published: January 1, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
A picture is worth a thousand words, but so much more when the picture is an abstract one instead of a description with no wiggle room. That wiggle room is the gap that keeps readers engaged in your story. This book will show you a way to keep your book fresh, intriguing, and most important of all not boring, By bringing together internal, and external voices!!
Help Me Write Now!
Series: Business Self Help, Book 3. Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 15,780. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - English (insert language book was written in)
User friendly * humorous writing handbook * You will learn:* * How you can immediately and confidently write A+ essays in any language by using 5 basic essay writing formulas (similar to mathematical formulas, but easier). * How you can immediately and confidently write a great essay paper in any language for any English test. * The 3 worst writing mistakes every student makes.
The Police Report Handbook
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 24,840. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides -- Professional
The Report Writing Handbook provides criminal justice professionals at all levels of experience a handy reference guide they can use to better organize their police reports and refine their writing skills. Among the topice covered: CopKey abbreviations, overcoming common defenses, documenting use-of-force incidents, and effective proofreading – which includes a Report Writing CheckList.
So you want to write a novel
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,930. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
So You Want to Write a Novel... was written for the many who’ve wanted to pursue the lofty endeavor of penning (typing) their very own opus, but for one reason or another got lost in the whole process, or perhaps were even a little intimidated. If you want to harness and channel your story into a cohesive format that makes sense, then give So You Want to Write a Novel... a read, and get started!
The Cheap Retreat Workbook
Price: Free! Words: 6,190. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
I love the idea of a writing retreat, to travel to exotic locations for inspiration and encouragement. If I could escape the family, my job, the housework, all the distractions of my life, I could create my best work. I didn’t have the cash to finance a get away of great expectations, so I stopped complaining and created my own Cheap Retreat using stuff I found around the house. You can too!
The Mechanics of Submission
Series: The Business of Being a Writer. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,850. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2010 by Parsina Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Media
Theodore Sturgeon called THE BUSINESS OF BEING A WRITER "the second best reference book a writer can have,after the dictionary." Harlan Ellison said, "It may not make you a better writer, but it will keep you from being a poorer one." This excerpt discusses proper manuscript format, and how to submit your writing to an editor/publisher.
Write Good or Die
Price: Free! Words: 48,160. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2010 by Haunted Computer Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
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Survival tips for 21st century writers, from best-selling authors Kevin J. Anderson, M.J. Rose, Heather Graham, J.A. Konrath, Gayle Lynds, Alexandra Sokoloff, Jonathan Maberry, and more. How to develop your craft, improve your writing, get an agent, promote your work, embrace the digital age, and prepare yourself for the coming changes in the publishing industry. Edited by Scott Nicholson.
The Nasty Little Writing Book: Longtime New York Publishing Insider Reveals Secrets Only Best-Selling Authors Know
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,000. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2010 by Elderberry Press, Inc.. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
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At last! A New York publishing agent reveals secrets that every aspiring author needs to know to break into the publishing scene. "Hilarious!" Publishers Weekly "Highly recommended… for the experienced writer looking to enjoy a good…laugh…should be required reading for aspiring best-selling authors…" Midwest Book Review