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The Art of Creative Nonfiction: Writing and Selling the Literature of Reality

by Lee Gutkind Wiley (August 24, 2007)

A complete guide to the art and craft of creative nonfiction--from one of its pioneer practitioners

The challenge of creative nonfiction is to write the truth in a style that is as accurate and informative as...


Writing Successful Self-Help and How-To Books

by Jean Marie Stine Wiley (May 02, 2008)

"If you follow only a third of Jean's advice, you'll have a successful book." --Jeremy Tarcher, Publisher Jeremy P. Tarcher, Inc.

"After Jean reworked my first draft, paperback rights sold for $137,000." --Timmen...


The First Five Pages

by Noah Lukeman Touchstone (August 31, 2010)

IF YOU'RE TIRED OF REJECTION, THIS IS THE BOOK FOR YOU.

Whether you are a novice writer or a veteran who has already had your work published, rejection is often a frustrating reality. Literary agents and editors...


How to Sell Your Memoir: 12 Steps to a Perfect Book Proposal

by Brooke Warner She Writes Press (October 25, 2013)

How to Sell Your Memoir: 12 Steps to a Perfect Book Proposal offers memoirists an easy-to-follow formula to create a winning book proposal that will attract agents and editors. Brooke Warner is a former acquiring...


What's Your Book?: A Step-by-Step Guide to Get You from Inspiration to Published Author

by Brooke Warner She Writes Press (September 18, 2012)

What's Your Book? is an aspiring author's go-to guide for getting from idea to publication. Brooke Warner is a publishing expert with thirteen years' experience as an acquiring editor for major trade houses....


Chicken Soup for the Soul: Inspiration for Writers: 101 Motivational Stories for Writers - Budding or Bestselling - from Books to Blogs

by Jack Canfield, Mark Victor Hansen, Amy Newmark & Susan M. Heim Chicken Soup for the Soul (May 21, 2013)

With 101 stories from published writers who stuck with it and succeeded, you will be inspired and encouraged, whether you’re an aspiring author, a blogger, or a bestselling writer.

No matter the genre, no matter...


Authorial Ethics: How Writers Abuse Their Calling

by Robert Hauptman Lexington Books (February 22, 2011)

Authorial Ethics is a study of the ways in which writers abrogate their implicit and explicit commitment to honesty and truth. It encompasses all disciplines and is both theoretical and applied.


Unsustainable: Re-imagining Community Literacy, Public Writing, Service-Learning, and the University

by Laurie Cella & Jessica Restaino Lexington Books (December 14, 2012)

Unsustainable: Re-imagining Community Literacy, Public Writing, Service-Learning, and the University, edited by Jessica Restaino and Laurie Cella, explores short-lived university/community writing projects in...


Wannabe A Writer?

by Jane Wenham-Jones Accent Press (October 21, 2010)

This eBook gives practical, personal and honest advice on how to get published with contributions from over a hundred authors, agents, publishers and journalists. Hear from the professionals on how to sell your...


The Perfect Screenplay

by Katherine Herbert Allworth (September 21, 2010)

They say in L.A. everybody is writing a screenplay. With The Perfect Screenplay, everybody everywhere will be writing well-presented, saleable screenplays. Packed with tips from an insider on how Hollywood operates,...


Writing the Great American Romance Novel

by Catherine Lanigan Allworth (September 21, 2010)

The complete guide to turning romances into cash. Romance novels are the top-selling genre in fiction. How can aspiring writers break into this lucrative field? With Writing the Great American Romance Novel,...


Making Crime Pay

by Andrea Campbell Allworth (March 02, 2006)

Making Crime Pay is an invaluable reference to criminal law, evidence, and procedure and the potential it holds for breathtaking plots and dramatic storytelling. Readers will learn in detail how criminal law...


Writing for Others, Writing for Ourselves: Telling Stories in an Age of Blogging

by Jerry Lanson Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (November 16, 2010)

Using a narrative thread that ties practical advice to his personal experience as a professor, reporter, and blogger, Jerry Lanson fills his book on nonfiction story telling with time-proven techniques to beat...


From 'Huh?' to 'Hurray!': Righting Your Creative Writing

by Stephanie Stiles UPA (November 15, 2010)

Part textbook and part handbook, this book leads creative writers of all levels and all genres through the entire writing process. Each chapter offers an overview and several specific examples of its topic,...


What's the Story?: Try your Hand at Fiction and Learn the Art of Writing

by Rudolph H. Weingartner & Isaias Zelkowicz UPA (September 23, 2010)

This book is designed to prod the imagination without constraining its flight. The twenty casts of characters, complete with illustrations, hint at numerous possibilities and should inspire readers to try their...


The Essential Guide to Getting Your Book Published

by Arielle Eckstut & David Henry Sterry Workman Publishing Company (November 11, 2010)

Now updated for 2015!

The best, most comprehensive guide for writers is now revised and updated, with new sections on ebooks, self-publishing, crowd-funding through Kickstarter, blogging, increasing visibility...


You Can Be a Winning Writer

by Joan Gelfand Mango (July 15, 2018)

So you want to publish a best seller?

You can learn to be a successful author ? the 4 C's approach to successful authorship: Joan Gelfand, author of You Can Be A Winning Writer, has been teaching the 4 C's...


Escaping Into the Open

by Elizabeth Berg Harper Perennial (August 21, 2012)

Both autobiography and primer, Escaping into the Open is an inspiring, practical handbook on the joys and challenges of the writing life. Renowned author and writing instructor Elizabeth Berg interweaves the...


Starting Your Career as a Freelance Writer

by Moira Allen Allworth (January 16, 2018)

“An essential read for freelance writers.” The Writer magazine

Starting Your Career as a Freelance Writer, Third Edition, offers a step-by-step guide to launching a successful freelance career. For beginners...


Eating My Heroes

by Rick Bass Little, Brown and Company (June 05, 2018)

On the Road meets Tuesdays with Morrie in this pilgrimage by "an American classic" (Newsweek) to thank his most important mentors through memorable meals and conversations

"Some years later, George Plimpton offered...


Black Ink

by Stephanie Stokes Oliver & Nikki Giovanni Simon & Schuster (January 30, 2018)

Spanning over 250 years of history, Black Ink traces black literature in America from Frederick Douglass to Ta-Nehisi Coates in this “breathtaking anthology celebrating the power of the written word to forge...


Booklife: Strategies and Survival Tips for the 21st Century Writer

by Jeff Vandermeer, Nathan Ballingrud, Matt Staggs & Matthew Cheney et al. Tachyon Publications (October 15, 2009)

The world has changed, and with it the craft of writing. In addition to the difficulties of putting pen to paper, authors must now contend with a slew of new media. This has forever altered the relationship...


Happy Writing

by Jenny Alexander Five Lanes Press (September 06, 2017)

Every writer feels stuck sometimes, but you don’t have to be beaten by writer’s block. This guide from seasoned author and writing teacher, Jenny Alexander, with contributions from many other writers, offers...


Modern Paradigms

by Ilie Gyurcsik Hamilton Books (May 30, 2017)

The book addresses students and professors interested in comparative literature and the complex problematic of modernity/postmodernity, hermeneutics, literary, and cultural theory within the past few decades...


Book Marketing Made Simple

by Karen Williams Librotas (April 24, 2017)

There has never been a better time for coaches, consultants, and therapists to write and publish a business book. With a great idea, a clear strategy, and a well-formed marketing plan, your book will help you...


A Story That Matters

by Gina L. Carroll SparkPress (May 02, 2017)

No matter who you are, your story is a part of something big—the fabric of history and the human experience. Once written and shared, your story will change someone. And that someone is most likely you. A...


14 Steps to Self-Publishing a Book

by Mike Kowis Lecture PRO Publishing (February 16, 2017)

How do I self-publish my new book?

And how much will it cost?

Have you ever asked yourself these questions? If so, this is the perfect book for you! In this concise and practical self-publishing guide for aspiring...


One-Way Tickets: Writers and the Culture of Exile

by Alicia Borinsky Trinity University Press (August 31, 2012)

In One-Way Tickets, Borinsky offers up a splendid tour across 20th-century literatures, providing a literary travelogue to writers and artists in exile. She describes their challenges in adjusting to new homelands,...


The Everything Get Published Book

by Meg Schneider & Barbara Doyen Adams Media (June 05, 2006)

With even more tips and tricks to getting published than the last edition, The Everything Get Published Book, 2nd Edition is the insider's publishing course--in a book! From getting started to printed pages...


The Everything Guide To Magazine Writing

by Kim Kavin Adams Media (March 13, 2007)

A Simon & Schuster eBook. Simon & Schuster has a great book for every reader.


Write.

by Karen E Peterson Adams Media (May 11, 2006)

In this revolutionary book, psychologist and novelist Karen E. Peterson presents an easy, effective way to beat writer's block in only ten days. Based on new brain research and sound psychological principles,...


Seeking Ezekiel

by David J. Halperin Penn State University Press (November 19, 1993)

In Seeking Ezekiel, David J. Halperin argues that the biblical Book of Ezekiel provides substantial information about its author's psychology and reveals his personality in considerable depth. Psychoanalytic...


The Impossible Craft

by Scott Donaldson Penn State University Press (March 03, 2015)

In The Impossible Craft, Scott Donaldson explores the rocky territory of literary biography, the most difficult that biographers try to navigate. Writers are accustomed to controlling the narrative, and notoriously...


How to Publish and Promote Online

by M. J. Rose & Angela Adair-Hoy St. Martin's Press (April 01, 2007)

Everything you need to know about profitable online publishing and promotion

From Stephen King to authors who haven't become household names quite yet, authors are increasingly turning to the Internet as a way...


Painted Paragraphs

by Donald Newlove Henry Holt and Co. (September 30, 2014)

"Great description shakes us. It fills our lungs with the life of its author." Painted Paragraphs, the second in a series of inspirational guides for writers and readers, is author Donald Newlove's witty, insightful,...


The Online Writer's Companion

by P. J. Aitken Allworth (October 04, 2016)

Every year, millions of writers struggle to find work, and most make little more than spare change from the assignments they land. With the expansion of the online freelance marketplace, anyone with the right...


On Exploring Craft: Writers as Architects

by Beatrice L. Bridglall UPA (December 12, 2015)

This book explores the parallel concepts in Architecture and Literature where writers are the architects of language, designing their narratives brick by brick, and giving care and consideration to each individual...


The Fast-Track Course on How to Write a Nonfiction Book Proposal, 2nd Edition

by Stephen Blake Mettee Quill Driver Books (May 01, 2012)

A step-by-step guide through the process of proposing a book to a publisher, this straightforward and accessible work helps aspiring authors get their nonfiction work published quickly. Packed with specific...


Writing What You Know

by Meg Files Allworth (April 19, 2016)

It's easy for people to write about their feelings in a journal. It's more difficult, however, to convert personal experiences into stories worthy of publication—fiction, non-fiction, or poetry. Filled with...


Writer Tells All

by Robert Masello Henry Holt and Co. (February 02, 2016)

A witty and candid firsthand account -- for writers by a writer -- on how to write, sell, publish, and promote a book.

This invaluable book is written by a working writer -- not a professor, not a publisher,...


Propose Your Book

by Patricia Fry Allworth (August 25, 2015)

Authors are the CEOs of their books, and their book proposals are their business plans. Most agents and publishers require a proposal before ever setting eyes on a manuscript, and it is a crucial element in...


Relativism and Intentionalism in Interpretation: Davidson, Hermeneutics, and Pragmatism

by Kalle Puolakka Lexington Books (August 16, 2011)

Relativism and Intentionalism in Interpretation: Davidson, Hermeneutics, and Pragmatism applies a rich philosophical perspective to questions central to the interpretation of art. Puolakka uses discussions of...


The Memoir Project: A Thoroughly Non-Standardized Text for Writing & Life

by Marion Roach Smith Grand Central Publishing (June 09, 2011)

A recent study revealed that the Number 1 thing that baby boomers want to do in retirement is write a book....about themselves. It's not that every person has lived such a unique or dramatic life, but we inherently...


Author Power: Profit Before You Publish

by Lynn Isenberg Focus Media, Inc. (December 12, 2014)

Author Power by Lynn Isenberg reveals case studies and how-to scenarios for authors to empower themselves to generate income and enhance distribution before (and after) publishing. Foreword by SJ Hodges. Special...


Breaking Ground on Your Memoir: Craft, Inspiration, and Motivation for Memoir Writers

by Brooke Warner & Linda Joy Myers She Writes Press (December 15, 2014)

Full of rich insights, inspiration, and practical advice and strategies, Breaking Ground on Your Memoir offers all the tools writers need to write a powerful, publishable memoir.