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WRITER'S HANDBOOK 2007

By: BARRY TURNER

Price: $8.00

Publisher: MACMILLAN (UK DIVISION):

Seller ID: IM339442

ISBN: 1405049375

Condition: GOOD CONDITION


Completely revised and updated with newly commissioned articles, the twentieth edition of" The Writer's Handbook" is an indispensible companion for everyone in the writing profession. Containing over 6,000 entries covering every area of writing, with provocative articles and useful advice from leading representatives of the trade, this practical, straightforward guide, with two indexes to aid quick searches, provides full details on the core markets. In addition to t... View more info

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REVISING YOUR DISSERTATION

By: BETH (ED) LUEY

Price: $7.00

Publisher: UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA PRES:

Seller ID: IM176190

ISBN: 0520242556

Condition: GOOD CONDITION


The aftermath of graduate school can be particularly trying for those under pressure to publish their dissertations. Written with good cheer and jammed with information, this lively guide offers hard-to-find practical advice on successfully turning a dissertation into a book or journal articles that will appeal to publishers and readers. It will help prospective authors master writing and revision skills, better understand the publishing process, and increase their chanc... View more info

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BREAKING INTO FICTION WRITING!

By: BRUCE GEHWEILER

Price: $7.50

Publisher: MARIETTA PUB:

Seller ID: IM413764

ISBN: 1892669366

Condition: GOOD CONDITION


"Dune"--considered the greatest science fiction novel of all time--was turned down by every single NYC publisher until it was finally accepted by a small press. "The Hunt for the Red October"--the book that made Tom Clancy a mega star--was rejected by over 30 publishers. Trying to sell anything new, different personal or original has always been tough. And these days it's only tougher. The sad truth is, talent just isn't enough. You need to learn: An organized system of ... View more info

HANDBOOK OF NONSEXIST WRITING

By: CASEY MILLER

Price: $5.00

Publisher: HARPER COLLINS TRADE DIVISION:

Edition: 2ND

Seller ID: IM15577

ISBN: 0060962380

Condition: GOOD CONDITION


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WRITING FOR MAGAZINES : A BEGINNER'S GUI

By: CHERYL SLOAN WRAY

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NTC PUBLISHING GROUP:

Seller ID: IM293194

ISBN: 0844259616

Condition: GOOD CONDITION


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Starting & Running a Successful Newsletter or Mag

By: Cheryl Woodard

Price: $12.00

Publisher: NOLO:

Edition: 3

Seller ID: IM478181

ISBN: 0873378474

Condition: VERY GOOD CONDITION


Written by the co-founder of three of the most successful magazines of all time PC Magazine, PC World and Macworld, this practical, informative book discusses: -- raising start-up money-- attracting the best help-- choosing the right marketing strategies-- creating a solid subscription base-- building loyalty among readers and advertisers-- competing effectively-- publishing successfully on the Internet.The book also includes an expanded resou... View more info

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HEAVY WORDS LIGHTLY THROWN

By: CHRIS ROBERTS

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Publisher: PENGUIN:

Seller ID: IM386891

ISBN: 1592401309

Condition: GOOD CONDITION


Was Little Jack Horner a squatter? ?Baa Baa Black Sheep? a bleat about taxation? What did Jack and Jill "really" do on that hill? Chris Roberts reveals the seamy and quirky stories behind our favorite nursery rhymes. Nursery rhymes are rarely as innocent as they seem?there is a wealth of concealed meaning in our familiar childhood verse. More than a century after Queen Victoria decided that children were better off without the full story, London librarian Chris Rober... View more info

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LIKE IT WAS : A COMPLETE GUIDE TO WRITIN

By: CYNTHIA STOKE BROWN

Price: $6.00

Publisher: TEACHERS & WRITERS COLLAB.*:

Seller ID: IM315449

ISBN: 0915924129

Condition: GOOD CONDITION


This how-to guide was written by a teacher who won the American Book Award for her work in oral history. Like It Was gives clear, helpful advice on every step of the oral history process: using the tape recorder; conducting the interview; transcribing the interview; editing the manuscript; writing short pieces; writing full biographies; writing from multiple narratives; and presenting the results. It also includes an invaluable "How to Do Oral History in Classrooms" sect... View more info

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SELF-PUBLISHING MANUAL : HOW TO WRITE P

By: DAN POYNTER

Price: $7.00

Publisher: PARA PUBLISHING:

Edition: 12

Seller ID: IM367758

ISBN: 1568600631

Condition: GOOD CONDITION


Universally acknowledged as the bible for self-publishers, this guide incorporates the latest information on the process in a new edition. Twelve chapters answer common questions and provide practical guidance on writing, design, copyrighting, printing, promotion, publicity, sales, and distribution, with one chapter devoted to technology. An appendix lists useful resources. View more info

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WRITING NONFICTION : TURNING THOUGHTS IN

By: DAN POYNTER

Price: $7.50

Publisher: PARA PUBL:

Edition: 4

Seller ID: IM367760

ISBN: 1568601107

Condition: GOOD CONDITION


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GREAT SOURCE WRITE ON TRACK

By: DAVE KEMPER

Price: $8.00

Publisher: HOUGHTON MIFFLIN:

Seller ID: IM197521

ISBN: 0669408816

Condition: GOOD CONDITION


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COMPLETE GUIDE TO BOOK MARKETING

By: DAVID COLE

Price: $9.00

Publisher: ALLWORTH PRESS:

Seller ID: IM376943

ISBN: 1581150288

Condition: GOOD CONDITION


With an intense focus on strategy that won't be found in any other guide, this invaluable resource will be of immediate help to publishers, authors, and most anyone who wants to succeed in the publishing industry.Completely updated and expanded with an enhanced focus on selling outside traditional channels, The Complete Guide to Book Marketingfeatures systematic, results-oriented approaches to reaching the largest amount of readers for the least amount of money. Reade... View more info

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SPELL IT OUT

By: DAVID CRYSTAL

Price: $8.50

Publisher: PICADOR (MPS):

Seller ID: IM330281

ISBN: 1250056128

Condition: VERY GOOD CONDITION


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XYZ'S OF BUSINESS WRITING

By: DAVID G. LYON

Price: $6.00

Publisher: BARRICADE BOOKS INC.:

Seller ID: IM318207

ISBN: 0934878749

Condition: GOOD CONDITION


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ORDER IN THE COURT

By: DAVID S. MULLALLY

Price: $9.00

Publisher: WRITERS DIGEST BOOKS:

Seller ID: IM313103

ISBN: 0898798582

Condition: GOOD CONDITION


Writers for stage, screen and publication who seek to add real-life drama and absorbing detail to their writing will applaud this new reference series. Behind the Scenes places thorough information on many exciting professions readily at their fingertips, complete with the details that will make writing believable and thrilling -- even for the experts. View more info

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Writers Reference

By: DIANA HACKER

Price: $10.00

Publisher: BEDFORD/ST. MARTINS:

Edition: 5

Seller ID: IM476774

ISBN: 0312397674

Condition: GOOD CONDITION


Class-tested by over 2,000,000 students at over 1,500 schools, A Writer's Reference is the most widely adopted of all hand-books. This is a book that students can -- and will -- use on their own. The new fifth edition expands coverage on research and argument and is now thoroughly integrated with an enhanced companion Web site developed by Diana Hacker herself. On the Web and in print, Diana Hacker remains the source students and their instructors can trust. View more info

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GREAT PERSONAL LETTERS FROM BUSY PEOPLE

By: DIANNA BOOHER

Price: $17.96

Publisher: MCGRAW-HILL COMPANIES:

Seller ID: IM32610

ISBN: 0071464980

Condition: GOOD CONDITION


Write the right letter or email--fast--with this handy reference guide Since 1997, Dianna Booher's "Great Personal Letters for Busy People" has been the go-to reference for anyone who is just too busy to sit down and write. The completely revised edition of this successful book updates all the letters and notes, making them ready to use for any business, personal, or social situation. View more info

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Story Cure

By: DINTY W. MOORE

Price: $14.24

Publisher: TEN SPEED PRESS:

Seller ID: IM487629

ISBN: 0399578803

Condition: NEW CONDITION


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TOOLS OF THE WRITER'S TRADE : WRITERS TE

By: DODI SCHULTZ

Price: $6.00

Publisher: HARPER COLLINS TRADE DIVISION:

Seller ID: IM29854

ISBN: 0062720031

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WRITING YOUR WAY : CREATING A WRITING PR

By: DON FRY

Price: $8.50

Publisher: WRITERS DIGEST BOOKS:

Seller ID: IM395083

ISBN: 1599634104

Condition: GOOD CONDITION


Writers write the way they were taught, which may not suit them at all, making their writing slow, painful, and not what they want to say. "Writing Your Way" shows you how to create your own unique writing process that magnifies your strengths and avoids your weaknesses. It shows you a multitude of ways to do the five key stages: Idea, Gather, Organize, Draft, and Revise. You can then design your own collection of techniques that work for you. You'll write clearer, fa... View more info

PERILS OF IMPRUDENT WRITING

By: EDWARD AHRENS

Price: $8.00

Publisher: VAN BUREN BOOKS:

Seller ID: IM323353

ISBN: 0965838137

Condition: GOOD CONDITION


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ROGUE OF PUBLISHERS ROW

By: EDWARD UHLAN

Price: $5.00

Publisher: EXPOSITION PRESS INC.:

Seller ID: IM431713

ISBN: 1199155071

Condition: GOOD CONDITION


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STRUCTURE OF THE NOVEL

By: EDWIN MUIR

Price: $6.00

Publisher: HARCOURT BRACE & WORLD:

Seller ID: IM450399

ISBN: 1199349216

Condition: GOOD CONDITION


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WRITERS AND COMPANY

By: ELEANOR WACHTEL

Price: $6.50

Publisher: HARCOURT BRACE & CO TRADE DEPT:

Seller ID: IM50574

ISBN: 0156001128

Condition: GOOD CONDITION


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WRITE YOUR COLLEGE ESSAY IN LESS THAN A

By: ELIZA WISSNER-GROSS

Price: $14.25

Publisher: BALLANTINE/FAWCETT:

Seller ID: IM94399

ISBN: 034551727X

Condition: NEW CONDITION


Strategies from a noted educational consultant on how to ease the pressure, ace the essay, and gain admission into your top-choice school Getting into college has become fiercely competitive, which makes the personal-essay part of the application process even more important-and stressful. But stop worrying In Write Your College Essay in Less Than a Day, Elizabeth Wissner-Gross-a top educational strategist in this area who counsels students at schools across the coun... View more info