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Speaking, Writing and Presenting In SOCKOS

by Allan Bonner Sextant Publishing (October 16, 2014)

Speaking is the #1 fear among North American adults. Twenty percent of all business communication is designed to clear up the confusion that the last piece of business communication created.

Allan is passionate...


Kiss My Asterisk

by Jenny Baranick Skyhorse (March 04, 2014)

Grammar has finally let its hair down! Unlike uptight grammar books that overwhelm us with every single grammar rule, Kiss My Asterisk is like a bikini: it’s fun, flirty, and covers only the most important...


When I Think of the Alphabet

by A Collection by Young Authors & Kelly Daly Domnizelles Publications Inc. (February 09, 2014)

When I think of the alphabet, I think of Amazing Babysitters, Crazy Dogs, Expressive Flamingos, Gorgeous Hats, Important Janitors, Kind Leopards, Massive Ninjas, Original Packages, Quick Rats, Sarcastic Tigers,...


When I Am Older

by A Collection by Young Authors & Sylvain Fortier Domnizelles Publications Inc. (February 09, 2014)

Childhood dreams and beliefs are sometimes forgotten, but they are always real.

What were yours? What are yours?

Here is an sample of what our authors had to share:

When I am older, I want to be a great dad, like...


Push Back!

by B. K. Eakman Skyhorse (January 02, 2014)

How many times have you had the unsettling experience of being treated as a troublemaker as soon as you question or raise an objection to a school policy, a textbook, a course of study, a new county regulation,...


The Torchlight List

by Jim Flynn Skyhorse (November 01, 2013)

In today’s world it seems that everywhere we turn we are saturated with book recommendations from talk shows, magazines, radio shows, friends, and top ten lists. But which books are really the best, and what...


Winning Strategies for Test Taking, Grades 3-8

by W. W. Denslow, Judy Cova Kelly & Kathleen Kryza Skyhorse (February 01, 2012)

Winning Strategies for Test Taking, Grades 3–8 provides a fun and engaging approach for developing effective test-taking skills in children. Chapters detail the coaching of test thinkers, test-reading strategies,...


Learning at Home Pre K-3

by Ann C. Barbour Skyhorse (December 19, 2011)

Families play a critical role in helping young children develop a solid academic foundation and love of learning. Numerous examples have proven time and again that children’s learning behavior is strongest...


The Writer's Legal Guide, Fourth Edition

by Tad Crawford & Kay Murray Allworth (August 01, 2013)

In an increasingly digitized and complex publishing world, writers need to know how to protect themselves against copyright infringement, legal trouble, and unwise concessions to publishers. Still the author’s...


Publish Your Book

by Patricia Fry Allworth (February 01, 2012)

Publish Your Book: Proven Strategies and Resources for the Enterprising Author is a professional guide to publishing success for the new and struggling author. With insider tips, up-to-date marketing strategies,...


Research for Writers

by David Meade eBookIt.com (July 18, 2013)

Business owners and writers face a common set of problems â?? how to research, find and investigate topics that can be written about. The Web is a multi-dimensionary repository but it can require specialized...


The Birds and Bees of Words

by Mary Embree Allworth (June 29, 2010)

Himbo: a male bimbo. Protire: leave a boring job to do something more interesting. Sheeple: people who follow the crowd. These are just a few of the newly evolved words discussed and explained in The Birds and...


The Elements of Internet Style

by Editors of Eei Press Allworth (June 29, 2010)

Learn the rules of today’s tech-driven publishing landscape! The Elements of Internet Style is the first guide to embrace the new reality of creating content in the electronic age. It is packed with the tools...


The Perfect Screenplay

by Katherine Herbert Allworth (September 21, 2010)

They say in L.A. everybody is writing a screenplay. With The Perfect Screenplay, everybody everywhere will be writing well-presented, saleable screenplays. Packed with tips from an insider on how Hollywood operates,...


Writing the Great American Romance Novel

by Catherine Lanigan Allworth (September 21, 2010)

The complete guide to turning romances into cash. Romance novels are the top-selling genre in fiction. How can aspiring writers break into this lucrative field? With Writing the Great American Romance Novel,...


Cracking the Code: The Confused Traveler's Guide to Liberian English

by John Mark Sheppard eBookIt.com (January 03, 2013)

"Cracking the Code: The Confused Traveler's Guide to Liberian English" is the brainchild of John Mark Sheppard, who moved with his family from the United States to Liberia when he was just three years old. He...


The Business of Writing

by Jennifer Lyons & Oscar Hijuelos Allworth (October 01, 2012)

Whether you’re unclear on what to expect from your first book deal or just a little puzzled by your editor’s whims, The Business of Writing is the book for you. In it, literary agent and publishing veteran...


The Journalist's Craft

by Dennis Jackson & John Sweeney Allworth (February 28, 2012)

This inspiring collection of 19 essays from veteran news writers explains how to weave storytelling skills into nonfiction narratives. Journalists of all backgrounds and levels of experience will discover dozens...


Making Crime Pay

by Andrea Campbell Allworth (March 02, 2006)

Making Crime Pay is an invaluable reference to criminal law, evidence, and procedure and the potential it holds for breathtaking plots and dramatic storytelling. Readers will learn in detail how criminal law...


The Author's Toolkit

by Mary Embree Allworth (November 16, 2010)

Every author yearns for wealth and fame. Aspiring authors, students, writing teachers, and even established authors will be able to get the job done with the Toolkit. Updated and expanded to cover the newest...


How To Write A Book ASAP

by Garrett Mdiv Pierson eBookIt.com (September 06, 2012)

Discover inside secrets to writing and publishing a book fast. It doesn't matter if you want to write a novel or a non-fiction book: Garrett Pierson's tools and strategies will guide you step-by-step.

This book...


Creativity and Copyright

by John L. Geiger & Howard Suber University of California Press (May 14, 2019)

Inspired by Strunk & White's The Elements of Style, this elegant, short reference is the perfect guide for screenwriters and creative artists looking to succeed as industry professionals. Readers will quickly...


Second Language Literacy Practices and Language Learning Outside the Classroom

by Miho Inaba Multilingual Matters (November 21, 2018)

This book presents a comprehensive and detailed study of literacy practices and language use outside of the classroom by university students of Japanese. It investigates both tasks related to classes (e.g. homework...


Bearing Witness

by John R. Carpenter Skyhorse (November 14, 2017)

It has been said that during times of war, the Muses fall silent. However, anyone who has read the major figures of mid-twentieth-century literature—Samuel Beckett, Richard Hillary, Norman Mailer, Albert Camus,...


Power Speaking

by Achim Nowak Allworth (October 10, 2011)

Integrating key concepts and ideas about public speaking into a clear, step-by-step, transformational method, Power Speaking teaches emerging speakers how to grow the necessary skills and unleash their inner...


Press Box Revolution

by Rich Coutinho Sports Publishing (April 04, 2017)

Press Box Revolution is a journey through the evolution of reporting in New York and around the nation by a reporter who has witnessed every second of it in the past three decades. Rich Coutinho, a New York-based...


3,000 Spanish Words and Phrases They Won't Teach You in School

by Eleanor Hamer & Fernando Diez de Urdanivia Skyhorse (November 21, 2017)

No matter how much Spanish you study, it’s nearly impossible to fully convince the native-speakers that you’ve got it. Even those estudiantes perfectos who have seemingly mastered speaking a foreign language...


Reading with the Stars

by Leonard Kniffel Skyhorse (May 25, 2011)

Published with the American Library Association, Reading with the Stars uses the power of politicians, celebrities, and other prominent men and women to celebrate books, libraries, and reading. Fourteen of the...


Starting Your Career as a Professional Blogger

by Jacqueline Bodnar Allworth (June 01, 2013)

With traffic to personal blogs and online journalism sites on the rise, there are more blogging opportunities than ever before. With the right approach, a blog can be an extra source of cash, or it can be a...


The Art of the Compliment

by Christie Matheson Skyhorse (June 23, 2009)

A few well-chosen words can elicit smiles, inspire happiness, transform moods, and turn a bad day into a good one. Philosopher William James once said, “The deepest principle in human nature is the desire to...


Sarah Palin's Expert Guide to Good Grammar

by Jenny Baranick Skyhorse (March 07, 2017)

A hilarious, informative guide to language and grammar inspired by America’s favorite maverick.

It would seem to go without saying that a strong understanding of how to use language properly and effectively...


The IngramSpark Guide to Independent Publishing, Revised Edition

by Brendan Clark Graphic Arts Books (May 01, 2018)

Self-publishing can be daunting if you don’t know where to start. That’s where IngramSpark comes in, providing you with the easiest way to self-publish your book with affordable, high-quality book production...


Championing Science

by Roger D. Aines & Amy L. Aines University of California Press (January 15, 2019)

In this lively collection, bestselling author Adam Hochschild has selected some two dozen essays and pieces of reportage from his long career. Threading through them all is his concern for social justice and...


The War of Words

by Anthony Burke, Kyle Jensen & Jack Selzer University of California Press (October 09, 2018)

When Kenneth Burke was conceiving his celebrated “Motivorum” project in the 1940s and 1950s, he envisioned it in three parts. While the third part, A Symbolic of Motives, remains unfinished and unpublished, ...


The Blog & the Journal - Writing About You -

by Cecilia Jr. Tanner Ruksak Books (February 21, 2013)

The BLOG & the JOURNAL explores the fascination of keeping a journal which is the very fascination of life, - its novelty, its unpredictability, its new twists. By expressing yourself in your solitude, you can...


Starting Your Career as a Freelance Writer

by Moira Allen Allworth (January 16, 2018)

“An essential read for freelance writers.” The Writer magazine

Starting Your Career as a Freelance Writer, Third Edition, offers a step-by-step guide to launching a successful freelance career. For beginners...


The 7 Principles of Public Speaking

by Richard Zeoli Skyhorse (November 17, 2008)

Frequently cited as the number one fear among A proven, gimmick-free lesson guaranteed to business executives, public speaking doesn’t make anyone a better speaker and come naturally to most people. Pitching...


Making Arguments: Reason in Context

by Edmond H. Weiss & Steven M. Weiss eBookIt.com (February 21, 2013)

Making Arguments: Reason in Context offers a new approach to the teaching of argumentation and debate.

Nearly all argumentation courses and textbooks tilt toward one of two extremes:

* Critical thinking/informal...


Let's Master American Soft Skills

by Raj Boone's Gadasalli eBookIt.com (February 21, 2013)

Superior communication. interpersonal and other people skills, collectively known as Soft Skills are essential for success in life especially for business persons and technocrats in the global village.

This...


How to Write Your Personal or Family History

by Katie Wiebe Good Books (February 07, 2017)

This is a practical—and encouraging—how-to book from a long-time teacher of personal and family history writing. Katie Funk Wiebe helps beginning memoir writers get started collecting the stories of their...


Writing about Visual Art

by David Carrier Allworth (March 01, 2003)

David Carrier examines the history and practice of art writing and reveals its importance to the art museum, the art gallery, and aesthetic theory. Artists, art historians, and art lovers alike can gain fresh...


Starting Your Career as a Freelance Editor

by Mary Embree Allworth (March 01, 2012)

If you've ever considered editing as a career, this book will help you on your new path. You’ll learn about the requirements in various fields, how to get started, the step-by-step facets of setting up and...


The Online Writer's Companion

by P. J. Aitken Allworth (October 04, 2016)

Every year, millions of writers struggle to find work, and most make little more than spare change from the assignments they land. With the expansion of the online freelance marketplace, anyone with the right...


The Fiction Writer's Guide to Dialogue

by John Hough Allworth (February 17, 2015)

Dialogue is often overlooked as a necessary and potent instrument in the novelist’s repertoire. A novel can rise or fall on the strength of its dialogue. Superb dialogue can make a superb novel. F. Scott Fitzgerald...


Memoir Your Way

by The Memoir Roundtable Skyhorse (September 06, 2016)

A new approach to family and personal memoirs that includes many creative formats.

Memoir Your Way inspires family storykeepers to create a memoir using a craft you already know or are inspired to learn to create...


Best Practices In Influencer Marketing

by Linda Pophal Pophal eBookIt.com (August 09, 2016)

The internet and online communications, including social media, have had a marked impact on how businesses in both business-to-consumer (B2C) and business-to-business (B2B) environments engage with their audiences....


Eastward of Eden

by Mrs Alice J Vargo Vargo eBookIt.com (June 09, 2016)

INTRODUCTION: A SAFARI INTO GENESIS

Genesis 2:19 After Adam, an adult, was created, God offered him the option to name animals.

Let's join him. We'll wear our jungle fatigues and tracking boots. We'll include...


Writing What You Know

by Meg Files Allworth (April 19, 2016)

It's easy for people to write about their feelings in a journal. It's more difficult, however, to convert personal experiences into stories worthy of publication—fiction, non-fiction, or poetry. Filled with...


Stinkers! America's Worst Self-Published Books

by Michael N. Marcus Silver Sands Books (February 21, 2013)

Although it has become relatively easy to self-publish, it's also easy to make serious mistakes in writing, design and marketing that can seriously limit the acceptability and sales of a self-published book....


Propose Your Book

by Patricia Fry Allworth (August 25, 2015)

Authors are the CEOs of their books, and their book proposals are their business plans. Most agents and publishers require a proposal before ever setting eyes on a manuscript, and it is a crucial element in...