How-to and self-help books are big sellers in the book world. If this is an area that appeals to you, here are some how-to books that present the techniques for writing and selling non-fiction books.
The Wealthy Author: The Fast Profit Method For Writing, Publishing & Selling Your Non-Fiction Book: Every author, at whatever stage of their career, needs to read this book. Contains a wealth of information for every stage of the writing process — from coming up with ideas and doing research to writing and selling your book.
On Writing Well, 30th Anniversary Edition: The Classic Guide to Writing Nonfiction: This book is possibly the best-written, most-accessible coverage of effective nonfiction writing available. Includes subjects such as style, tone, word usage, structure, and unity, and how to apply these principles to various forms of nonfiction writing.
Damn! Why Didnt I Write That?: How Ordinary People are Raking in 100,000.00 or More Writing Nonfiction Books & How You Can Too!: A combination pep-talk/how-to guide for amateur writers who want to support themselves by writing. Learn the process from idea, research, query letters, and proposals to agents, contract negotiations, and promotion.
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