Category: Publishing Books

  • Download Your Book Starts Here: Create, Craft, and Sell Your First by Mary Carroll Moore PDF

    By Mary Carroll Moore

    aid! i would like to put in writing a book—how do I begin?

    From the writer of the "How to devise, Write, and boost a publication" workshop comes the last word advisor on crafting a booklet in any style. Mary Carroll Moore is the writer of 13 books in 3 genres and she or he has taken millions of recent publication authors from notion to print! Your ebook begins the following bargains sound, easy-to-follow recommendation at the fine details of ebook writing: every thing from writing perform to pacing your prose. Dozens of particular book-writing workouts to generate rules, movement chapters, and retain you writing, plus professional updated suggestion on today’s publishing industry.

    Find out …
    ● Why it’s necessary to be aware of your reader—before you write your book!
    ● How a storyboard designs your book’s circulation of chapters and ideas
    ● Which e-book shape is healthier for every genre
    ● easy methods to deal with your book’s artistic tension—and stay away from writer’s block
    ● Why you could throw away your outline—random writing ends up in completely associated chapters
    ● secrets and techniques of internal and outer tale to create robust clash, characters, plot
    ● What brokers and publishers search for in a publication manuscript today

    If you think you might have a ebook within you
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    —Rebecca McClanahan, writer of observe Painting

    The consummate How-To advisor for everybody who has a booklet percolating within them.
    —Nancy Slonim Aronie, NPR commentator

    A first-time book-writer’s top companion.
    —Elizabeth Jarrett Andrew, writer of
    Writing the Sacred Journey:
    The paintings and perform of Spiritual
    Memoir

    I had a freelance yet no longer the 1st clue the best way to transact a booklet. each morning i attempted to maneuver partitions with my brow. i wished solutions and that i sought after them the day before today. Mary confirmed me I wasn’t but able to ask the questions. extra importantly, her procedure supplied a useful blueprint that, i think, could be necessary for each publication I write.
    —Tom quick, writer of
    Chief Bender’s Burden

    With particular recommendation, centred writing workouts and beneficiant encouragement, her transparent, own voice publications constructing writers during the approach, from first steps to ultimate release. They—and their destiny readers—will be grateful.
    —Catherine Watson, writer of domestic at the highway, 2008 Minnesota ebook Award finalist
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  • Download Graphic Novels: A Guide to Comic Books, Manga, and More, 2nd by Michael Pawuk,David Serchay PDF

    By Michael Pawuk,David Serchay

    Covering genres from action/adventure and myth to horror, technological know-how fiction, and superheroes, this advisor maps the immense and increasing terrain of image novels, describing and organizing titles in addition to offering info that would support librarians to construct and stability their photograph novel collections and direct buyers to read-alikes.

    • Introduces clients to nearly 1,000 at present renowned image novels and manga

    • Organizes titles by means of style, subgenre, and topic to facilitate discovering read-alikes

    • is helping librarians construct and stability their photograph novel collections

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  • Download Authorial Ethics: How Writers Abuse Their Calling by Robert Hauptman PDF

    By Robert Hauptman

    Authorial Ethics is a normative examine that bargains with the numerous ways that writers abuse their dedication to fact and integrity. it really is divided via educational self-discipline and contains chapters on journalism, background, literature, artwork, psychology, and technology, between others. Robert Hauptman deals generalizations and theoretical comments exemplified by way of particular circumstances. significant abrogations are inadvertent mistakes and practical misconduct, that's subdivided into falsification, fabrication, and plagiarism. All of those difficulties look in so much disciplines, even though their adverse influence is felt such a lot potently in biomedical examine and booklet. Professor Mary Lefkowitz, the classicist, offers an incisive foreword.
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  • Download H.L. Mencken: An Annotated Bibliography by S. T. Joshi PDF

    By S. T. Joshi

    Baltimore local Henry Louis Mencken (1880-1956) used to be an essayist, literary critic, journal editor, novelist, and journalist. beginning as a reporter for the Baltimore Morning usher in on the flip of the century, Mencken finally turned linked to the Baltimore sunlight and his paintings for the newspaper spanned 5 many years. In H.L. Mencken: An Annotated Bibliography, S.T. Joshi presents the main exhaustive and finished bibliography of the writings of H. L. Mencken ever assembled. It offers certain info on his e-book guides from 1903 to the current, with a whole checklist of versions and reprints. most importantly, it provides for the 1st time a entire annotated directory of his journal and newspaper paintings (including greater than 1,500 nameless editorials for the Baltimore sunlight, Baltimore night sunlight, and different papers, that have by no means been indexed in any prior bibliographies), a radical index to his ebook studies, and a whole record of interviews Mencken gave in the course of his lifetime. observe counts of approximately each merchandise within the bibliography were provided, and the ebook has been completely listed via identify, name, and periodical. simply because each merchandise has been annotated, students and scholars can, for the 1st time, achieve an concept of the subject-matter of all Mencken's writings, specifically his journal and newspaper paintings. The indexes will permit clients to find any given merchandise conveniently. The chronological association of every part permits clients to appreciate the expansion and improvement of Mencken's paintings, making this quantity a useful resource.
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  • Download Introduction to Book History by David Finkelstein,Alistair McCleery PDF

    By David Finkelstein,Alistair McCleery

    This moment variation of An creation to e-book History presents a complete serious creation to the improvement of the ebook and print tradition. every one absolutely revised and up-to-date bankruptcy comprises new fabric and covers fresh advancements within the box, including:



    • The Postcolonial Book

    • Censorship via states and religions

    • Social background, and the popularity of underrepresentation of its price to ebook historical past studies

    • Contemporary publishing



    Each part starts with a precis of the chapter’s goals and contents, via an in depth dialogue of the proper concerns, concluding with a precis of the bankruptcy and issues to think of. Sections include:



    • the background of the book

    • orality to Literacy

    • literacy to printing

    • authors, authorship and authority

    • printers, booksellers, publishers, agents

    • readers and reading

    • the way forward for the ebook.



    An creation to booklet History

    is a perfect creation to this intriguing box of analysis, and is designed as a significant other textual content to The booklet historical past Reader.
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  • Download Hegel-Handbuch: Leben – Werk – Schule (German Edition) by Walter Jaeschke PDF

    By Walter Jaeschke

    Hegels Denken ist auch heute noch umstritten: Er gilt als Verteidiger ebenso wie als Kritiker der faith, als Philosoph der Restauration, als Wegbereiter des Marxismus und als Denker der Freiheit. Das Handbuch verbindet einen Überblick über Hegels Leben und den frühen Streit um seine Philosophie mit einer detaillierten Darstellung seiner Werke. Von den frühen Fragmenten über die Jenaer Kritischen Schriften und Systementwürfe bis zu den Hauptwerken und den Berliner Vorlesungen werden alle Einzeltexte ausführlich analysiert. Für die three. Auflage wurde die Literatur ergänzt und der bisherige textual content durch Einbeziehung der seit der 2. Auflage erschienenen wichtigen Quellen erweitert.
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  • Download A Guide to Publishing in Scholarly Communication Journals by Mark L. Knapp,John A. Daly PDF

    By Mark L. Knapp,John A. Daly

    This consultant deals unique recommendation at the magazine article e-book strategy, describing every one step of the method and supplying insights for bettering the presentation of labor meant for booklet in verbal exchange journals. It comprises suggestion from magazine editors around the self-discipline and provides source fabrics to assist either new and professional writers submit their paintings.

    The consultant starts off with an outline of the ebook strategy, via a dialogue of every step of the manuscript submission, overview, and revision techniques. as well as reality-based solutions to questions frequently posed to editors, source fabrics are supplied within the appendices, introducing readers to a few of the types and correspondence they'll come across after they publish their paintings for attention. The advisor specializes in the problems and systems linked to the e-book procedure, reading principles and expectancies encountered throughout the publishing method which are usually assumed to be recognized yet are not often articulated. The advice supplied right here will reduction in developing consistency in book practices and may give a contribution towards bettering the standard of magazine submissions, in addition to improving interplay with editors and reviewers.

    As a advisor to demystifying approaches linked to the ebook approach, this source will serve all educational authors aspiring to post their paintings in scholarly conversation journals.
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  • Download The Choral Music of Latin America: A Guide to Compositions by Suzanne Spicer Tiemstra PDF

    By Suzanne Spicer Tiemstra

    The first basic reference paintings on Latin American choral track, this learn consultant catalogs composers and their works from 1550 to the current. It presents bio-bibliographical and stylistic information regarding composers and unique information regarding particular works, together with choral and instrumental specifications, and period and resource details equivalent to publishers, manuscripts, destinations, and recordings. as well as the most catalog, the quantity bargains a quick background of track in Latin the US emphasizing choral song; a advisor to investigate within the box; bibliographies of literature at the topic, of biographies, and of periodicals; and a discography with library holdings. necessary appendixes record song publishers and recording businesses of Latin American classical song; students, examine associations, and colleges of song within the usa with a distinct curiosity in Latin American track; students, examine associations, and colleges of tune in Latin the USA; and tune documents in Latin America.

    A finished learn device for Latin American choral tune, this quantity also will serve students and researchers as a simple consultant to resources for Latin American classical tune. either scholarly and functional, will probably be beneficial for choruses, orchestras, and different appearing groups.

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  • Download Ex-foliations: Reading Machines and the Upgrade Path by Terry Harpold PDF

    By Terry Harpold

    a cosmopolitan attention of applied sciences of interpreting within the electronic age. "Every examining is, strictly conversing, unrepeatable; whatever in it, of it, will differ. memories of examining acquire relating to this iterable specificity; every one takes its predecessors as its beginning, each one inflects them with its backward-looking futurity." In Ex-foliations, Terry Harpold investigates paradoxes of reading's backward glances within the conception and literature of the electronic field.
    --This textual content refers back to the Hardcover edition.
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