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  • A Novel Idea: Best Advice on Writing Inspirational Fiction

    • UPC: 031809129944
    • ASIN: 1414329946
    • ISBN: 1414329946
    • Manufacturer: Tyndale House Publishers, Inc.

    Best-selling Christian fiction writers have teamed together to contribute articles on the craft of writing. A Novel Idea contains tips on brainstorming ideas and crafting and marketing a novel. It explains what makes a Christian novel “Christian” and offers tips on how to approach tough topics. Contributors include Jerry B. Jenkins, Karen Kings... [Read More]

  • Modern Romance

    • ASIN: B00OZ0TMYG
    • Manufacturer: Penguin Books

  • Writing the Breakout Novel: Insider Advice for Taking Your Fiction to the Next Level

    • UPC: 035313108440
    • ASIN: 158297182X
    • ISBN: 158297182X
    • Brand: Writer's Digest
    • Manufacturer: Writer's Digest Books

    Take your fiction to the next level!Maybe you're a first-time novelist looking for practical guidance. Maybe you've already been published, but your latest effort is stuck in mid-list limbo. Whatever the case may be, author and literary agent Donald Maass can show you how to take your prose to the next level and write a breakout novel - one that ri... [Read More]

  • Writing the Blockbuster Novel

    • ASIN: 0765382474
    • ISBN: 9780765382474
    • Brand: Forge
    • Manufacturer: Forge Books

    Albert Zuckerman, legendary literary agent, has worked with many bestselling authors, including Ken Follett, Olivia Goldsmith, Antoinette Van Heugten, Michael Lewis, and F. Paul Wilson. Zuckerman is a master at teaching writers the skills necessary to crack the bestseller list. For this revised edition of Writing the Blockbuster Novel, Zuckerman ha... [Read More]

  • Dear Mrs. Bird: A Novel

    • ASIN: B078M5C5ZM
    • Manufacturer: Scribner

  • Think and Grow Rich: The Landmark Bestseller Now Revised and Updated for the 21st Century (Think and Grow Rich Series)

    • UPC: 619580010004
    • ASIN: 1585424331
    • ISBN: 1585424331
    • Brand: Unknown
    • Manufacturer: TarcherPerigee

    Please note that this item is a roughcut (deckle edge) editionThink and Grow Rich has been called the "Granddaddy of All Motivational Literature." It was the first book to boldly ask, "What makes a winner?" The man who asked and listened for the answer, Napoleon Hill, is now counted in the top ranks of the world's winners himself. The most famous o... [Read More]

  • On Writing and Worldbuilding: Volume I


    Writing advice tends to be full of 'rules' and 'tips' which are either too broad to be helpful or outright wrong. In On Writing and Worldbuilding, we will discuss specific and applicable ideas to consider, from effective methods of delivering exposition and foreshadowing, to how communication, commerce, and control play into the fall of an empire.O... [Read More]

  • I Will Teach You to Be Rich, Second Edition: No Guilt. No Excuses. No BS. Just a 6-Week Program That Works

    • ASIN: 1523505745
    • ISBN: 1523505745
    • Brand: Workman Publishing Company
    • Manufacturer: Workman Publishing Company

    The groundbreaking NEW YORK TIMES and WALL STREET JOURNAL BESTSELLER that taught a generation how to earn more, save more, and live a rich life—now in a revised 2nd edition.   Buy as many lattes as you want. Choose the right accounts and investments so your money grows for you—automatically. Best of all, spend guilt-free on the things you love... [Read More]

  • How to Write an Autobiographical Novel: Essays

    • ASIN: B073XC5MTY
    • Brand: Mariner Books
    • Manufacturer: Mariner Books

    Named a Best Book by: TIME, Washington Post, Entertainment Weekly, NPR, Wired, Esquire, Buzzfeed, New York Public Library, Boston Globe, The Paris Review, Mother Jones,The A.V. Club, Out Magazine, Book Riot, Electric Literature, PopSugar, The Rumpus, My Republica, Paste, Bitch, Library Journal, Flavorwire, Bustle, Christian Science Monitor, She... [Read More]

  • It Was the Best of Sentences, It Was the Worst of Sentences: A Writer's Guide to Crafting Killer Sentences

    • ASIN: B0036S4AX6
    • Manufacturer: Ten Speed Press

  • The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People: Powerful Lessons in Personal Change

    • ASIN: 1451639619
    • ISBN: 9781451639612
    • Brand: Simon & Schuster
    • Manufacturer: Simon & Schuster

    Millions of copies sold. New York Times Bestseller. Named the #1 Most Influential Business Book of the Twentieth Century. “As the seminal work of Stephen R. Covey, The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People has influenced millions around the world to be their best selves at work and at home. It stands the test of time as one of the most important bo... [Read More]

  • Novel Advice: Motivation, Inspiration, and Creative Writing Tips for Aspiring Authors

    • ASIN: B071K4SJ4R
    • Manufacturer: Cat & Bean Publishing

    You have an incredible story inside of you . . . Novel Advice will help get it out!Writing your first novel can be a frustrating, complicated, and overwhelming experience. Most aspiring authors are never taught how to write a book, and, as a result, they lack critical insights and essential information entirely necessary for long-term success in cr... [Read More]

  • Tender at the Bone: Growing Up at the Table (Random House Reader's Circle)

    • ASIN: B0036S4AMC
    • Manufacturer: Random House

  • Outliers: The Story of Success

    • UPC: 352749561657
    • ASIN: 0316017930
    • ISBN: 0316017930
    • Brand: Back Bay Books
    • Manufacturer: Back Bay Books

    In this stunning new book, Malcolm Gladwell takes us on an intellectual journey through the world of "outliers"--the best and the brightest, the most famous and the most successful. He asks the question: what makes high-achievers different? His answer is that we pay too much attention to what successful people are like, and too little attention to ... [Read More]

  • Steering the Craft: A Twenty-First-Century Guide to Sailing the Sea of Story

    • ASIN: B00T2414SC
    • Manufacturer: Mariner Books

    A revised and updated guide to the essentials of a writer’s craft, presented by a brilliant practitioner of the art Completely revised and rewritten to address the challenges and opportunities of the modern era, this handbook is a short, deceptively simple guide to the craft of writing. Le Guin lays out ten chapters that address the most fundamen... [Read More]

  • The Everything Guide to Getting Published: Expert advice for building a successful writing career (Everything Series)

    • UPC: 045079528444
    • ASIN: 1440528446
    • ISBN: 1440528446
    • Brand: imusti
    • Manufacturer: Adams Media

    You've always wanted to be an author. And now you're ready to get started. But getting that manuscript written and published is not so easy. In this guide, you'll find the expert advice of industry insiders-editors, agents, and successful authors. You'll learn tips and tricks about submissions, how to write a killer query, and even how to navigate ... [Read More]

  • The 12 Key Pillars of Novel Construction: Your Blueprint for Building a Strong Story (The Writer's Toolbox Series Book 3)

    • ASIN: B00T0NJ6RQ
    • Manufacturer: Ubiquitous Press

    The 12 Key Pillars of Novel Construction takes the mystery out of building a solid story and shows you how to go from idea to complete novel in practical, easy-to-understand steps.Build smart!Over and over, struggling writers make the same fatal mistakes in their manuscripts. Even writers who have studied all the best writing craft books and taken ... [Read More]

  • The Oregon Trail: A New American Journey

    • ASIN: B00P434GOO
    • Brand: Simon & Schuster
    • Manufacturer: Simon & Schuster

  • Characters & Viewpoint (Elements of Fiction Writing)

    • UPC: 035313652042
    • ASIN: 1599632128
    • ISBN: 1599632128
    • Manufacturer: Writer's Digest Books

    Vivid and memorable characters aren't born: they have to be madeThis book is a set of tools: literary crowbars, chisels, mallets, pliers and tongs. Use them to pry, chip, yank and sift good characters out of the place where they live in your imagination.Award-winning author Orson Scott Card explains in depth the techniques of inventing, developing ... [Read More]

  • On Writing the Short Story

    • ASIN: 0062731742
    • ISBN: 0062731742
    • Manufacturer: Perennial

    Offers practical tips on all facets of writing a short story, discussing plot, character and motivation, stages of story writing, rewriting, criticism, acceptance, and more

  • How to Write a Book: 13 Steps From a Bestselling Author

    10 Tips For Writing Great Fiction

    How to write an award-winning bestselling first novel | Nathan Filer | [email protected]