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Writer's Market 2020: The Most Trusted Guide to Getting Published
by Writer's Digest Books

Language

English

Pages

Publication Date

November 05, 2019

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The Most Trusted Guide to Getting Published!<br /><br /> Want to get published and paid for your writing? Let <i>Writer's Market 2020</i> guide you through the process with thousands of publishing opportunities for writers, including listings for book publishers, consumer and trade magazines, contests and awards, and literary agents—as well as new playwriting and screenwriting sections. These listings feature contact and submission information to help writers get their work published.<br /><br /> Beyond the listings, you'll find articles devoted to the business and promotion of writing. Discover 20 literary agents actively seeking writers and their writing, how to develop an author brand, and overlooked funds for writers. This edition also includes the ever-popular pay-rate chart and book publisher subject index!<br /><br /> You also gain access to: <br /><br />   • Lists of professional writing organizations<br />   • Sample query letters<br />   • How to land a six-figure book deal
Writing Better Lyrics
by Pat Pattison

Language

English

Pages

306

Publication Date

December 11, 2009

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Customer Reviews
<b>The Must-Have Guide for Songwriters</b><br /><br /><i>Writing Better Lyrics</i> has been a staple for songwriters for nearly two decades. Now this revised and updated 2nd Edition provides effective tools for everything from generating ideas, to understanding the form and function of a song, to fine-tuning lyrics.<br /><br />Perfect for new and experienced songwriters alike, this time-tested classic covers the basics in addition to more advanced techniques.Songwriters will discover:<br /><br />   • How to use sense-bound imagery to enhance a song's emotional impact on listeners<br />   • Techniques for avoiding clichés and creating imaginative metaphors and similes<br />   • Ways to use repetition as an asset<br />   • How to successfully manipulate meter<br />   • Instruction for matching lyrics with music<br />   • Ways to build on ideas and generate effective titles<br />   • Advice for working with a co-writer<br />   • And much more<br /><br /><br />Featuring updated and expanded chapters, 50 fun songwriting exercises, and examples from more than 20 chart-toppings songs, <i>Writing Better Lyrics</i> gives you all of the professional and creative insight you need to write powerful lyrics and put your songs in the spotlight where they belong.
35 More Websites that Will Pay You to Write: A Must-Read for Writ...
by , Ryan Lawrence

Language

English

Pages

174

Publication Date

August 29, 2019

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Customer Reviews
<b><i>"A really great resource for writers in search of good pay for home-based work."</b></i><br />— KingofHowTo.com Book Reviews<br /><br /><b>Get even more.</b> In this sequel to “25 Websites that Will Pay You to Write,” you will find <u>35 additional websites</u> that will pay you to write articles, blog posts, product descriptions and more.<br /><br />New to writing? An experienced pro? This honest, informative book will help you take the next step in your work-from-home writing career.<br /><br />Includes: <br /><br />* 35 websites that provide regular work for writers<br />* Sites that pay up to <b>$1,500 per article, $70 per hour</b> and $1.75 per word<br />* In-depth overviews providing insight into each opportunity<br />* Links to the websites, so you can easily apply to work from home jobs that pay weekly via check, PayPal or direct deposit<br /><br />An ideal resource for:<br /><br />* Established freelancers who want to earn big by writing for large brands<br />* Full-time writers in search of regular remote work<br />* People looking to earn extra income, build a portfolio and establish a writing career<br />* People with writing skills who want to supplement their income with well-paying part-time work at home jobs<br /><br /><H3><b>Select the "BUY NOW" button and get started today.</b></H3><br /><br /><br /><br />
Writer's Market 2019: The Most Trusted Guide to Getting Published
by Writer's Digest Books

Language

English

Pages

900

Publication Date

August 22, 2018

Product Description
Customer Reviews
Want to get published and paid for your writing? Let <i>Writer's Market 2019</i> guide you through the process with thousands of publishing opportunities for writers, including listings for book publishers, consumer and trade magazines, contests and awards, and literary agents--as well as new playwriting and screenwriting sections. These listings feature contact and submission information to help writers get their work published.<br /> Beyond the listings, you'll find all-new material devoted to the business and promotion of writing. Discover the secrets to ten-minute marketing, how to make money covering live events, and seven steps to doubling your writing income. Plus, you'll learn how to do video effectively, create a business plan for success, and so much more. This edition includes the ever-popular pay-rate chart and book publisher subject index!<br /><br /> You also gain access to:<br /><br />   • Lists of professional writing organizations<br />   • Sample query letters<br />   • A free digital download of Writer's Yearbook, featuring the 100 Best Markets: WritersDigest.com/WritersDigest-Yearbook-18<br /><br />+ Includes exclusive access to the webinar "Find More Success With Your Submissions" from <i>Writer's Market</i> Editor Robert Lee Brewer
Guide to Literary Agents 2019: The Most Trusted Guide to Getting ...
by Writer's Digest Books

Language

English

Pages

339

Publication Date

September 14, 2018

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THE BEST RESOURCE AVAILABLE FOR FINDING A LITERARY AGENT<br /><br /> No matter what you're writing--fiction or nonfiction, books for adults or children--you need a literary agent to get the best book deal possible from a traditional publisher. <i>Guide to Literary Agents 2019</i> is your go-to resource for finding that literary agent and earning a contract from a reputable publisher. Along with listing information for more than 1,000 agents who represent writers and their books, the 28th edition of <i>GLA</i> includes:<br /><br />  <br />   • The key elements of a successful nonfiction book proposal.<br />   • Informative articles on crafting the perfect synopsis and detailing what agents are looking for in the ideal client--written by actual literary agents.<br />   • Plus, debut authors share their varied paths to finding success and their first book publications.<br /><br />+Includes exclusive access to the webinar "Land the Right Agent for Your Writing Career" by <i>GLA</i> and <i>Writer's Market</i> editor Robert Lee Brewer
The Negro Motorist Green-Book: 1940 Facsimile Edition
by Victor Green

Language

English

Pages

Publication Date

December 28, 2018

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In the segregated US of the mid-twentieth century, African-American travelers could have a hard time finding towns where they were legally allowed to stay at night and hotels, restaurants, and service stations willing to serve them. In 1936, Victor Hugo Green published the first annual volume of The Negro Motorist Green-Book, later renamed The Negro Travelers' Green Book. This facsimile of the 1940 edition brings you all the listings, articles, and advertisements aimed at the Black travelers trying to find their way across a country where they were so rarely welcome.Also available: The Negro Travelers' Green Book: 1954 Facsimile Edition
Dictionary of Legal Terms: Definitions and Explanations for Non-L...
by Steven H. Gifis

Language

English

Pages

652

Publication Date

December 11, 2015

Product Description
Customer Reviews
Updated to include new terms and to incorporate recent changes in laws and judicial interpretations, this handy dictionary:<br /><ul><li>Contains over 2500 legal terms defined in clear, easy to understand English</li><li>Translates “legalese” for the layperson</li><li>Includes hundreds of examples to illustrate the definitions</li><li>Is an ideal book for quick reference or to learn more about the law:</li></ul><br />Non-lawyers will appreciate the way this book cuts through the complexities of legal jargon and presents definitions and explanations that are easily understood and referenced. The terms are arranged alphabetically and given with definitions and explanations for consumers, business proprietors, legal beneficiaries, investors, property owners, litigants, and all others who have dealings with the law. Find definitions on everything from Abandonment and Abatable Nuisance, all the way through to Zoning.
Dictionary of Real Estate Terms (Barron's Business Dictionaries)
by , J. Bruce Lindeman

Language

English

Pages

608

Publication Date

July 24, 2017

Product Description
Customer Reviews
<b>Need to know real estate jargon? This quick-reference guide can help.</b><br /><br />Home buyers and sellers, as well as real estate professionals, investors, and attorneys can rely on this quick-reference source. More than 3,000 terms and definitions cover topics that include appraisal, architectural styles, brokerage, construction, development, environmental finance, mortgage types, zoning regulations, and much more. Includes graphs, charts, and line art.
Songwriter's Market 40th Edition: Where & How to Market Your Song...
by Writer's Digest Books

Language

English

Pages

340

Publication Date

November 02, 2016

Product Description
Customer Reviews
<i>Songwriter's Market</i> is the go-to source for songwriters and performing artists who seek career advice and up-to-date information for placing their songs with music publishers, discovering record companies or producers, securing representation with a manager, and much more. With insights from a variety of industry experts and both career and up-and-coming songwriters, this edition features the firsthand and insider knowledge songwriters need to launch their career.<br /><br /> You gain access to:<br /><br />   • Interviews with veterans like Phil Cody, Chip Taylor, and Marc Jordan and rising stars like Simon Wilcox, Francesco Yates, and the Grammy-nominated Erik Blu2th Griggs.<br />   • Articles on breaking into Nashville, using Twitter to market yourself as a songwriter, and crowdfunding.<br />   • Hundreds of songwriting-placement opportunities.<br />   • Listings for songwriting organizations, conferences, workshops, retreats, colonies, contests, venues, and grant sources.<br />+ Includes exclusive access to the video "Pat Pattison Masterclass: Rhythm and Form"<br /><br /> "Songwriter's Market is the indispensable tool you need to build your songwriting career. From the secrets of hit songwriting craft to an unequaled collection of pitching resources for your final recordings, this book delivers it all." --<b>Robin Frederick</b>, writer and producer of more than 500 songs for television, records, and audio products, and author of top-selling songwriting books
iPagan
by Lucya Starza

Language

English

Pages

602

Publication Date

October 11, 2017

Product Description
Customer Reviews
With fifty-nine contributions from over forty authors, iPagan is an anthology that covers Druidry, Shamanism, Witchcraft, Goddess Spirituality and a range of contemporary issues that affect Pagans across the globe. The book is an ideal introduction to the writing of each of the authors as well as an essential primer for anyone interested in modern Paganism and for those wishing to engage in current Pagan thinking.

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