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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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<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.
25 Websites that Will Pay You to Write: The Definitive Must-Read ...
by Writing Axis

Language

English

Pages

213

Publication Date

December 06, 2019

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<b><i>"A great resource for writers who need regular work that pays well."</b></i><br />— HBC Book Reviews<br /><br />The rise of the gig economy has provided more opportunities for writers to profit while working remotely. Whether you're looking to launch a writing career, supplement your income or increase your earning potential by writing for <b>high-paying, big-name brands</b>, this is the only resource you need.<br /><br />Includes:<br /><br />— 25 websites that provide regular work for writers<br />— Sites that pay up to $800 per article, $70 per hour 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 />Perfect for:<br /><br />— Established freelance writers 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, make money blogging, 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 or side hustle gigs.<h3><br /><b>Scroll up + "BUY NOW" and start earning</b></H3><br /><br />
Guide to Literary Agents 2020: The Most Trusted Guide to Getting ...
by Writer's Digest Books

Language

English

Pages

Publication Date

November 19, 2019

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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 2020</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 29th edition of <i>GLA</i> includes: <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, a 30-Day Platform Challenge to help writers build their writing platforms<br /> +Includes 20 literary agents actively seeking writers and their writing
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
Novel & Short Story Writer's Market 2020: The Most Trusted Guide ...
by Writer's Digest Books

Language

English

Pages

Publication Date

November 19, 2019

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The best resource for getting your fiction published!<br /><br /><i>Novel & Short Story Writer's Market 2020</i> is the go-to resource you need to get your short stories, novellas, and novels published. The 39th edition of <i>NSSWM</i> features hundreds of updated listings for book publishers, literary agents, fiction publications, contests, and more. Each listing includes contact information, submission guidelines, and other essential tips.<br /><br /> This edition of <i>Novel & Short Story Writer's Market</i> also offers <br /><br />   • Interviews with bestselling authors N.K. Jemisin, Min Jin Lee, James Patterson, and Curtis Sittenfeld.<br />   • A detailed look at how to choose the best title for your fiction writing.<br />   • Articles on creating antagonistic characters and settings.<br />   • Advice on working with your editor, keeping track of your submissions, and diversity in fiction.
Astral Projection to Reveal the Secrets of Heaven
by Sapphire S

Language

English

Pages

127

Publication Date

March 20, 2012

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Most human cares the most and most curious about is “Heaven”. Because Heaven is the most desired world, next level to the Earth, and not too difficult to get there. Lots of people have fantasies about “Heaven” but none of human knows the truth about “Heaven” The reason for this book is to encourage human to improve themselves, to live happier and to live in love and most important factor is “Caring about other human being.” As I have mastered the skills of Astral Projection, that helps me to visit Heaven and other part of universe frequently. And I want to reveal these secrets, so most human has a more clear concept about: What is Heaven, what is over there, how Heaven people live over there and why it is called “Heaven”? One of the biggest secrets about Heaven is written in this book, you have to read page by page until you reach that page. And to inspire human to have a goal to reach Heaven afterlife.
35 More Websites that Will Pay You to Write: A Must-Read for Writ...
by , Ryan Lawrence

Language

English

Pages

207

Publication Date

August 29, 2019

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<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 />
Dictionary of Legal Terms: Definitions and Explanations for Non-L...
by Steven H. Gifis

Language

English

Pages

652

Publication Date

December 11, 2015

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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
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<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.

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