This is a bundle consisting of three complete books which are available to buy individually; the bundle gives you a significant saving on buying them separately. The three books are:
52 Genre Writing Prompts: Horror, SF and Dark Urban Fantasy
Now What? 52 Writing Prompts to Move Your Story Forwards
Writing Deeper Characters: 52 Revealing Questions
Great stories have great characters. That means more than just a physical description and a checklist of traits. It means deep, fully rounded characters with opinions and values.This book is designed to help you get to know your characters better and give them more depth with 52 revealing questions for you to ask them.
All writers need ideas - this book contains plenty of them. The 52 basic prompts are enhanced by numerous suggestions and questions to help get your creativity flowing.
Depending on how you respond to the questions, most of the ideas in this book can be used for horror, science fiction and dark urban fantasy genres. Some will also fit crime and thriller stories.
Anagrams - also known as word jumble puzzles or scrambled words - are one of the most popular word games. This book contains 100 hand-crafted anagrams ranging from 7 to 11 letters in length. Each is accompanied by a clue which might – or might not – help you to solve the puzzle. If you're stuck, you can turn the page and reveal the first letter of the word.
15 imaginative, funny and simply silly poems for you and your children. Subjects include strange friends, a genie in a bottle and an imaginary zoo. Lengths vary from five line limericks to multiple page story poems. And yes, they all rhyme!
Share the fun with your kids as they exercise their imaginations on the images conjured up by the words.
Are you writing a zombie story? Then this book is for you.
The first section is a design guide, prompting you to answer the most important questions regarding your zombies. That's followed by a small, specialised thesaurus with words and phrases to bring variety to your zombie writing.
Bring your undead to life!
Pythogenic, springe, tribology... Meaning Match is based around weird and wonderful words like these. In each puzzle you're given not just one but three obscure words, along with their definitions plus a red herring. You must simply (?) decide which definition fits which word. Challenge yourself or share the words with friends for even more fun. Contains 50 puzzles with 150 great words.
Your story started so well, but now it's run out of steam. The plot has fizzled out, the characters are sitting around twiddling their thumbs. Now what? Whether you're writing a short story, an epic space opera trilogy or trying to get that first novel finished for NaNoWriMo, this book has ideas to keep things moving.
These 30 creative conversation starters for kids can be used as boredom busters on a wet weekend, travel games on a long journey or any time you want to engage the child. They can also be used as creativity triggers and learning opportunities, but the main point is to get you and the child talking and having fun.
Also included are ideas and suggestions to help you keep the conversation going.
This book contains 100 Odd Word Out puzzles designed to test your general knowledge and lateral thinking. In each puzzle you're given five words - only four are connected and go together, the other doesn't 'fit'. You have to work which is the odd word out and why. If you get stuck on a puzzle you can turn the page to get a clue that might or might not help you to work out how the words connect.
'A Midsummer Night's Dream' is possibly Shakespeare's greatest comedy. How well do you know it? The 100 trivia questions in this book will help you to find out. They're arranged in ten quizzes of ten questions each, with difficulty ranging from simple to fiendish! Whether you're a student, teacher or general Shakespeare fan this book is a great way to test your detailed knowledge of the play.
This trivia quiz book contains 200 zombie movie themed questions covering films from the 1930s to the present day, from blockbusters to the obscure. The questions are organised into 20 quizzes of ten questions each. Some quizzes are themed, others are pot luck.
A collection of miniature horror stories in five line limerick form. Themes include aliens, spiders and zombies. The limericks are aimed at adults; they're 'clean' but nasty. Parental discretion advised.
A collection of hints, tips and tricks to make mental math simpler for everyone. This book is written by a professional math tutor and explains eveything in simple, everyday language. Along the way there are a series of 'workouts' to help you practise what you've learned.