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100 Prompts for Science Fiction Writers

by Jarod K. Anderson

For a science fiction author, the dream is to go boldly where no one has gone before. But sometimes, the writing seems to be going nowhere at all—and future, alternate, parallel, or speculative worlds just won't come into focus. ...

ISBN: 9781454914297

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21st Century Screenplay

A comprehensive guide to writing tomorrow's films

by Linda Aronson

A truly comprehensive overview of the craft of writing for contemporary film and video, by a multi-award winning screenwriter. ...

ISBN: 9781742371368

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49 Ways to Write Yourself Well

The Science and Wisdom of Writing and Journaling

by Jackee Holder

49 Ways to Write Yourself Well is an inspirational guide to improving your confidence and general well-being through writing. Written by a leading creative-writing trainer and life coach, this book is a compendium of tools, techniques and ...

ISBN: 9781921966606

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5-Minute Plays

by Lawrence Harbison

(Applause Acting Series). The plays in this volume of 5-Minute Plays are geared toward adults. Some are comedic, some are dramatic, some are realistic in style, while others are more unconventional. Their length makes them perfect for scene work

ISBN: 9781495069246

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5-Minute Plays for Teens

by Lawrence Harbison

(Applause Acting Series). The plays in this volume of 5-Minute Plays for Teens are perfect for production by high schools, in that each play contains only teen characters, and the subject matter will appeal to aspiring young actors, making it ...

ISBN: 9781495069253

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A Dictionary of Journalism

by Tony Harcup

A Dictionary of Journalism is an accessible and authoritative quick reference dictionary. It covers over 1,400 wide-ranging entries on the terms that are likely to be encountered by students of the subject, and aims to offer a broad, accessible ...

ISBN: 9780191044601

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A Joosr Guide to... Talk Like TED by Carmine Gallo: The 9 Public Speaking Secrets of the World's Top Minds

by Joosr

<p>In today's fast-paced world, it's tough to find the time to read. But with Joosr guides, you can get the key insights from bestselling non-fiction titles in less than 20 minutes. Whether you want to gain knowledge on the go or find the books ...

ISBN: 9781785671289

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A Joosr Guide to... TED Talks by Chris Anderson: The Official TED Guide to Public Speaking

by Joosr

<p>In today's fast-paced world, it's tough to find the time to read. But with Joosr guides, you can get the key insights from bestselling non-fiction titles in less than 20 minutes. Whether you want to gain knowledge on the go or find the books ...

ISBN: 9781785673924

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A Straightforward Guide To Writing Romantic Fiction

by Kate Walker

Employment law has grown ever more complex with many changes now being introduced via European legislation. Employment law continually evolves and changes - and this latest publication from Straightforward Guides is a concise and ...

ISBN: 9781847162557

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A Writer's Guide to Active Setting

How to Enhance Your Fiction with More Descriptive, Dynamic Settings

by Mary Buckham

<div><p>Enhance Your Fiction with the Power of an Active Setting!</p><p>Setting is one of the most underutilized and misunderstood elements of the writing craft. And when writers do focus on setting, they often pull readers out of the narrative ...

ISBN: 9781599639321

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A Writer's Guide to Persistence

How to Create a Lasting and Productive Writing Practice

by Jordan Rosenfeld

<p>Practice. Polish. Persist.</p> <p>Your writing journey can take you many places: hiking through steep mountains, traversing unknown territory, hurdling both roadblocks and rejections. Even the siren song of fame and fortune can distract you ...

ISBN: 9781599638881

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Ariel: The Restored Edition

by Sylvia Plath

<p>Upon the publication of her posthumous volume of poetry <i>Ariel</i> in 1965, Sylvia Plath became a household name. Readers may be surprised to learn that the draft of <i>Ariel</i> left behind by Plath when she died in 1963 is different from ...

ISBN: 9780571264186

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Art Of Language Invention: From Horse-Lords To Dark Elves, The Wordsbehind World-Building, The

by David J. Peterson

An insider's tour through the construction of invented languages from the bestselling author and creator of languages for the HBO series Game of Thrones and the Syfy series Defiance. From master language creator David J. Peterson comes a ...

ISBN: 9780143126461

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$26.99

Backwards Research Guide for Writers

Using Your Life for Reflection, Connection and Inspiration

by Sonya Huber

ISBN: 9781845534424

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Be the Best Bad Presenter Ever

Break the Rules, Make Mistakes, and Win Them Over

by Karen Hough

<p> Karen Hough doesn’t want you to be “perfect.” People fear public speaking because they worry about having to conform to all sorts of handed-down rules that tie them up in knots and put their audiences to sleep. It’s authenticity and passion ...

ISBN: 9781626560499

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Beat by Beat

A Cheat Sheet for Screenwriters

by Todd Klick

This groundbreaking guide describes six seemingly different popular movies and genres (Skyfall, The Avengers, The Hangover, A Beautiful Mind, The Conjuring, Gone Girl) and shows screenwriters how they all follow the exact same 120 Universal ...

ISBN: 9781615932467

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Behind The Text

Candid Conversations with Australian Creative Nonfiction Writers

by Sue Joseph

Behind the Text is a celebration of the often forgotten genre of creative nonfiction, through research about and interviews conducted with eleven prolific award-winning Australian creative nonfiction authors, including Paul McGeough, Doris ...

ISBN: 9781925281439

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Being Professional

A Master Guide to the Do's and Don'ts of Screenwriting

by Adam Coplan

Being Professional teaches the ABCs of screenwriting from a practical perspective, rather than theoretical or academic. The author highlights the many traps, mistakes, and pitfalls that frequently plague writers of all experience levels and ...

ISBN: 9781615932498

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Biography: A Very Short Introduction

by Hermione Lee

Biography is one of the most popular, best-selling, and widely-read of literary genres. But why do certain people and historical events arouse so much interest? How can biographies be compared with history and works of fiction? Does a biography ...

ISBN: 9780191623011

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Bits and Pieces

by Rosalind Fergusson

<p>The English language has many ways of describing a small amount or a small number. For example, you can talk about ‘a drop of’ a liquid, ‘a touch of’ a feeling, ‘a morsel of’ food and ‘a handful of’ people. This book covers 39 of those ...

ISBN: 9789810940836

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