Recent Books for Writers


Scholarship Game, The

A no-fluff guide to making college affordable

2017

Luke Arnce

A lean guide to getting in and making attending affordable.
PUBLISHED BY COMPASS BOOKS

Compass Points - Edit is a Four-Letter Word

How to create the best first impression

2015

Glynis Scrivens

All you need to know about polishing your fiction for today's competitive market
PUBLISHED BY COMPASS BOOKS

Fiction - The Art and the Craft

How Fiction is Written and How to Write it

2014

Colin Bulman

A highly practical exposition of all the major elements of fiction - such as plot, conflict, suspense, the hook, inference, character and dialogue.
PUBLISHED BY COMPASS BOOKS

Compass Points: Creating Meaningful Dialogue

2014

Suzanne Ruthven

The essential guide to sharpening dialogue.
PUBLISHED BY COMPASS BOOKS

Compass Points: Building Your Story

A guide to structure and plot

2014

Kelly Palmer

Struggling with structure? Grappling with your plot points? This brief but in-depth guide is a useful aid for both emerging and established writers.
PUBLISHED BY COMPASS BOOKS

Creating Convincing Characters

2014

Nicholas Corder

This book answers the question, "How do we go about inventing great characters that our readers will care about, root for, love, hate or fear?"
PUBLISHED BY COMPASS BOOKS

Be a Travel Writer, Live your Dreams, Sell your Features

Travel Writing Step by Step

2014

Solange Hando

Break into Travel Writing, Make it Pay the Easy Way.
PUBLISHED BY COMPASS BOOKS

Desiring Dragons

Creativity, imagination and the Writer's Quest

2014

Kevan Manwaring

Why is the Fantasy genre more popular than ever? Can it offer us something beyond mere make-believe? Imagination: a gateway...?
PUBLISHED BY COMPASS BOOKS

How To Write a Chiller Thriller

2014

Sally Spedding

This book will help you create chiller thrillers with memorable characters and truly chilling plots.
PUBLISHED BY COMPASS BOOKS

Unlock Your Creativity

a 21-day sensory workout for writers

2014

Sue Johnson
Val Andrews

21 days to creative freedom.
PUBLISHED BY COMPASS BOOKS

Compass Points - Passionate Plots

A Brief Guide to Writing Erotic Stories and Scenes

2014

Kelly Palmer

A lively and informative 'how to' on writing erotica by a published author.
PUBLISHED BY COMPASS BOOKS

Compass Points - Photography for Writers

Using photos to sell more of your words

2014

Simon Whaley

How writers can sell more words and make more money by taking photographs.
PUBLISHED BY COMPASS BOOKS

Compass Points - A Practical Guide to Poetry Forms

How to find the perfect form for your poem

2014

Alison Chisholm

This book shows through a simple, practical approach, how to enrich your poems through fine structuring of form.
PUBLISHED BY COMPASS BOOKS

Compass Points: The Writers' Group Handbook

Getting the best for and from your writing group

2014

Julie Phillips

How to make your writing group work for you.
PUBLISHED BY COMPASS BOOKS

Life Coaching for Writers

An Essential Guide to Realising your Creative Potential

2014

Sarah-Beth Watkins

A one-stop guide to using life-coaching techniques to unleash your writing potential.
PUBLISHED BY COMPASS BOOKS

Freelance writing on health, food and gardens

2014

Susie Kearley

How one aspiring writer succeeded in this highly competitive market - and how you can too!
PUBLISHED BY COMPASS BOOKS

Compass Points: Get Your Act Together - Writing A Stand-up Comedy Routine

2014

Jenny Roche

Get Your Act Together is a book for anyone who wants to be serious about becoming a stand-up comic and wants to do it well.
PUBLISHED BY COMPASS BOOKS

Astro-characters

A writer’s guide to creating compelling fictional characters with the signs of zodiac

2013

Judy Hall

Offering a unique – and very easy – method of creating effective, intriguing, and authentic multi-layered personalities that leap off the page.
PUBLISHED BY COMPASS BOOKS

Compass Points - Horror Upon Horror

A Step by Step Guide to Writing a Horror Novel

2013

Suzanne Ruthven

Horror writer and former Gothic Society member, Suzanne Ruthven brings us a step-by-step guide to writing horror fiction.
PUBLISHED BY COMPASS BOOKS

Compass Points: Handy Hints for Writers

2013

Lynne Hackles

A book of tips, advice and encouragement for writers at all levels.
PUBLISHED BY COMPASS BOOKS

Lifestyle Writer, The

How to Write for the Home and Family Market

2013

Sarah-Beth Watkins

All need to know about lifestyle writing and how to use your own experiences to start your writing career.
PUBLISHED BY COMPASS BOOKS

Compass Points: The Pagan Writers' Guide

Writing for the Pagan and MB&S Publications

2013

Suzanne Ruthven

Want to be a pagan author and write for the pagan community? This is how to get published.
PUBLISHED BY COMPASS BOOKS

Write a Western in 30 Days

with plenty of bullet-points!

2013

Nik Morton

Breaking down how to write a western, including research and target publishers. Shoot that MS off in a month!
PUBLISHED BY COMPASS BOOKS

How To Write for the How-To Market

2013

Suzanne Ruthven

Detailed instruction and analysis covering writing for the widest marketplace in creative writing.
PUBLISHED BY COMPASS BOOKS

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