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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鈥攁s 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 />聽聽聽鈥⒙燣ists of professional writing organizations<br />聽聽聽鈥⒙燬ample query letters<br />聽聽聽鈥⒙燞ow 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 />聽聽聽鈥⒙燞ow to use sense-bound imagery to enhance a song's emotional impact on listeners<br />聽聽聽鈥⒙燭echniques for avoiding clich茅s and creating imaginative metaphors and similes<br />聽聽聽鈥⒙燱ays to use repetition as an asset<br />聽聽聽鈥⒙燞ow to successfully manipulate meter<br />聽聽聽鈥⒙營nstruction for matching lyrics with music<br />聽聽聽鈥⒙燱ays to build on ideas and generate effective titles<br />聽聽聽鈥⒙燗dvice for working with a co-writer<br />聽聽聽鈥⒙燗nd 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 Websites that Will Pay You to Write: A Must-Read for Writers L...
by , Ryan Lawrence

Language

English

Pages

198

Publication Date

August 29, 2019

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<b><i>"A great resource for writers who need regular work that pays well."</i></b><br />鈥?HBC Book Reviews<br /><br />The rise of the gig economy has provided more opportunities than ever 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 />鈥?35 websites that provide regular work for writers<br />鈥?Sites that pay up to $800 per article, $70 per hour and $1.75 per word<br />鈥?In-depth overviews providing insight into each opportunity<br />鈥?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 />鈥?Established freelancers who want to earn big by writing for large brands<br />鈥?Full-time writers in search of regular remote work<br />鈥?People looking to earn extra income, build a portfolio and establish a writing career<br />鈥?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 />
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 />聽聽<br />聽聽聽鈥⒙燭he key elements of a successful nonfiction book proposal.<br />聽聽聽鈥⒙營nformative articles on crafting the perfect synopsis and detailing what agents are looking for in the ideal client--written by actual literary agents.<br />聽聽聽鈥⒙燩lus, 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
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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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 鈥渓egalese鈥?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.
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 />聽聽聽鈥⒙燣ists of professional writing organizations<br />聽聽聽鈥⒙燬ample query letters<br />聽聽聽鈥⒙燗 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
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.
The Wright Guide to Camping With The Corps of Engineers
by , Joyce Wright

Language

English

Pages

272

Publication Date

May 01, 2018

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<p>This informative guidebook lists all campgrounds in the United States built and operated by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, including summer and winter campground sites. Especially valuable for RV travelers and campers who are boaters and fishermen, the book includes all campsites with fishing and boating access located on or near lakes or streams managed by the Army Corps of Engineers. The Corps is renowned for keeping well-maintained sites, with inexpensive fees. Many of the campsites listed are in beautiful, little-known locations, too.</p><p> </p><p>Individual campground listings contain complete details about camping facilities, amenities, recreational activities available, RV park information, GPS and longitude/latitude information for each lake, and complete, easy-to-follow directions to get to each campground 鈥?which can be handy when traveling where internet signals can be difficult to receive. Concise overviews of the Corps of Engineers' projects at many sites are included for those curious about the works at many parks.</p>
iPagan
by Lucya Starza

Language

English

Pages

602

Publication Date

October 11, 2017

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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.
The Negro Motorist Green-Book: 1940 Facsimile Edition
by Victor Green

Language

English

Pages

Publication Date

December 28, 2018

Product Description
Customer Reviews
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

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