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  • The Emotion Thesaurus: A Writer's Guide to Character Expression

    Second Edition

    by Becca Puglisi and 1 more

    series Writers Helping Writers Series #1
    The bestselling Emotion Thesaurus, often hailed as “the gold standard for writers” and credited with transforming how writers craft emotion, has now been expanded to include 55 new entries!One of the biggest struggles for writers is how to convey emotion to readers in a unique and compelling way. When showing our characters’ feelings, we often use the first idea that comes to mind, and they end up ... Read more

    $9.20 AUD

  • 50 Masterpieces you have to read before you die Vol: 1 [newly updated] (Golden Deer Classics)

    by Joseph Conrad and 40 more

    This book contains the following works arranged alphabetically by authors last names - The Divine Comedy [Dante Alighieri] - Emma [Jane Austen] - Persuasion [Jane Austen] - Pride and Prejudice [Jane Austen] - Father Goriot [Honoré de Balzac] - Jane Eyre [Charlotte Brontë] - The Tenant of Wildfell Hall [Anne Brontë] - Wuthering Heights [Emily Brontë] - The Way of All Flesh [Samuel Butler] - Don ... Read more

    $0.49 AUD

  • The Negative Trait Thesaurus: A Writer's Guide to Character Flaws

    by Becca Puglisi and 1 more

    series Writers Helping Writers Series #2
    Crafting likable, interesting characters is a balancing act, and finding that perfect mix of strengths and weaknesses can be difficult. Not only does a well-drawn protagonist need positive attributes to help him succeed, he must also have flaws that humanize him and give him something to overcome. The same is true of villains and the rest of the story’s supporting cast. So how can writers figure ... Read more

    $9.20 AUD

  • The Positive Trait Thesaurus: A Writer's Guide to Character Attributes

    by Becca Puglisi and 1 more

    series Writers Helping Writers Series #3
    It’s a writer’s job to create compelling characters who can withstand life’s fallout without giving up. But building authentic, memorable heroes is no easy task. To forge realistic characters, we must hobble them with flaws that set them back while giving them positive attributes to help them achieve their goals. So how do writers choose the right blend of strengths for their characters—attributes ... Read more

    $9.20 AUD

  • The Emotional Wound Thesaurus: A Writer's Guide to Psychological Trauma

    by Becca Puglisi and 1 more

    series Writers Helping Writers Series #6
    Readers connect to characters with depth, ones who have experienced life’s ups and downs. To deliver key players that are both realistic and compelling, writers must know them intimately—not only who they are in the present story, but also what made them that way. Of all the formative experiences in a character’s past, none are more destructive than emotional wounds. The aftershocks of trauma can ... Read more

    $9.20 AUD

  • Learn French by Easy Phrases

    The Easy Way to Learn a Language

    by Françoise Chaniac Dumazy

    Welcome to France. Nothing beats the right phrase. LEARN FRENCH BY EASY PHRASES provides travelers the key words for getting around one of the world’s most visited countries. Turn the pages as Parisian Françoise Chaniac Dumazy lists necessary phrases to guide you through your visit to France. Designed as a compact and comprehensive companion, LEARN FRENCH BY EASY PHRASES is the only language ... Read more

    $6.07 AUD

  • The Doubleday Roget's Thesaurus in Dictionary Form

    by Sidney L. Landau and 1 more

    A reference book that belongs on every desk--one of the handiest, best-organized, and most reliable thesauruses available, newly updated to reflect the American language of today. ... Read more

    $10.11 AUD

  • Words that Sell, Revised and Expanded Edition : The Thesaurus to Help You Promote Your Products, Services, and Ideas: The Thesaurus to Help You Promote Your Products, Services, and Ideas

    The Thesaurus to Help You Promote Your Products, Services, and Ideas

    by Richard Bayan

    More than 6,000 words and phrases that make the difference between "yadda-yadda-yadda" and copy that sellsLooking for a better way to say "authentic?" Words That Sell gives you 57 alternatives. How about "appealing?" Take your pick from 76 synonyms. You'll even find more than 100 variations on "exciting." Fully updated and expanded, this edition of the copywriting classic is packed with ... Read more

    $22.21 AUD

  • The Rural Setting Thesaurus: A Writer's Guide to Personal and Natural Places

    by Becca Puglisi and 1 more

    series Writers Helping Writers Series #4
    Within the pages of a book exists a world drawn from a writer’s deepest imaginings, one that has the ability to pull readers in on a visceral level. But the audience’s fascination will only last if the writer can describe this vibrant realm and its inhabitants well. The setting achieves this by offering readers a unique sensory experience. So much more than stage dressing, the setting can build ... Read more

    $9.20 AUD

  • The Urban Setting Thesaurus: A Writer's Guide to City Spaces

    by Becca Puglisi and 1 more

    series Writers Helping Writers Series #5
    Making readers care and feel like they’re part of the story should be the number one goal of all writers. Ironically, many storytellers fail to maximize one of fiction’s most powerful elements to achieve this: the setting. Rather than being a simple backdrop against which events unfold, every location has the potential to become a conduit for conveying emotion, characterizing the cast, providing ... Read more

    $9.20 AUD

  • Master Lists for Writers

    Thesauruses, Plots, Character Traits, Names, and More

    by Bryn Donovan

    Get inspired...stay inspired.  Write faster...write more!  MASTER LISTS FOR WRITERS makes “show, don’t tell” much easier and helps you figure out your story more quickly. In this book, you’ll find:   • lists of phrases for describing facial expressions, body language, gestures, physical appearance, and emotions  • 175 master plot ideas, including romance, high-stakes, family, and workplace ... Read more

    $6.54 AUD

  • Learn Italian By Easy Phrases

    The Easy Way to Learn a Language

    by Sharri Whiting

    Welcome to Italy. Nothing beats the right phrase. LEARN ITALIAN BY EASY PHRASES provides travelers the right words for getting around one of the world’s most visited countries. Turn the pages as Italian Sharri Whiting lists necessary phrases to guide you through your visit to Italy. Designed as a compact and comprehensive companion, LEARN ITALIAN BY EASY PHRASES is the only language book ... Read more

    $6.07 AUD

  • The Well-Spoken Thesaurus

    The Most Powerful Ways to Say Everyday Words and Phrases

    by Tom Heehler

    The ultimate guide on how to speak eloquently, including 200 well-spoken alternatives to common words and phrases.If you've ever fumbled while trying to use a big word ('lofty word,' 'pretentious word') to impress a crowd, you know what it's like to ('know what it is to') be poorly spoken. The fear of mispronouncing or misusing complex words is real and leaves many of us consigned to the lower ... Read more

    $23.42 AUD

  • The Occupation Thesaurus: A Writer's Guide to Jobs, Vocations, and Careers

    by Becca Puglisi and 1 more

    series Writers Helping Writers #7
    What if there was a shortcut for helping readers get to know your characters? Would you take it?Characters are as complex as people and revealing their inner layers without chunky blocks of pace-stopping description is a challenge. The Occupation Thesaurus can help you unlock one of the best tools in your show-don’t-tell writing kit: a character’s job.Occupations are part of our everyday world, ... Read more

    $9.20 AUD

  • English Idioms And Expressions For Everyone, Yes, Even You!

    by Reza Mashayekhi

    Selected as one of the Finalists in the "2011 National Indie Excellence Book Awards!" in the "Reference" category.Nominated for the "2011 Global EBook Awards" in the "Reference" category.This is a collection of English idioms, expressions, and phrases, and their meanings, along with sample sentences and the origins of some of these expressions. A number of humorous illustrations and some ... Read more

    $3.77 AUD

  • Highly Selective Thesaurus for the Extraordinarily Literate

    by Eugene Ehrlich

    series Highly Selective Reference
    Anyone looking to improve his or her vocabulary and anyone who loves words will be enthralled by this unique and impressive thesaurus that provides only the most unusual -- or is it recondite? --words for each entry. ... Read more

    $17.99 AUD

  • New American Roget's College Thesaurus in Dictionary Form (Revised &Updated)

    by Philip D. Morehead

    The ultimate alphabetically arranged thesaurus that will help you find the right word every time—now bigger and better than ever before!This all-new edition of the classic reference work is the one thesaurus no home or office should be without. As easy to use as a dictionary—and just as important for you to own—this is a unique and indispensable treasury of words that will enable you to express ... Read more

    $10.11 AUD

  • Top 10 Guide to Key Italian Phrases

    by Sharri Whiting

    Welcome to Italy. Nothing beats the right phrase. THE TOP 10 GUIDE TO KEY ITALIAN PHRASES provides travelers the right words for getting around one of the world’s most visited countries. Turn the pages as Italian Sharri Whiting lists necessary phrases to guide you through your visit to Italy. Designed as a compact and comprehensive companion, THE TOP 10 GUIDE TO KEY ITALIAN PHRASES is the only ... Read more

    $6.07 AUD

  • Roget's Thesaurus of English Words and Phrases

    by Peter Mark Roget

    Roget's Thesaurus is a widely used English language thesaurus, created by Dr. Peter Mark Roget ... Read more

    $4.59 AUD

  • The Cambridge French-English Thesaurus

    by Marie-Noklle Lamy and 1 more

    This is the first ever bilingual thesaurus of its kind. The book is aimed at all English-speaking learners and users of French at an intermediate to advanced level, and is structured in a uniquely helpful way. The book is arranged thematically rather than alphabetically, with fifteen part titles subdivided into a total of 142 subheadings which are further subdivided into topic categories. In each ... Read more

    $65.44 AUD

  • 太宰治傑作選 1 5作品

    走れメロス、人間失格、女生徒、トカトントン、斜陽など5作品

    by 太宰治

    series 太宰治傑作選
    太宰治傑作選 青空文庫内で著作者別ランキングで上位の作品から順番に選ばせてもらいました。今回は、走れメロス、人間失格、女生徒、トカトントン、斜陽など5作品など5作品を掲載いたしました。☆会話の部分やひとりごと部分の文字サイズが通常と違います。……………………………………………………●標記1 原則として、青空文庫から公開された最新版の「新字新仮名版」を対象にしています。●標記2「shift jis」対応外の文字は原則「image font」を避けUnicode対応フオントとしております。●標記3この作品は青空文庫(http://www.aozora.gr.jp/)によってすでに作成されHP等にて既に一般公開されています。内容に関しましては、原著作者の著作上の意図及び著作を出版された出版社。さらに青空文庫等による制作上の意図と原則を尊重し、変換作業等の上は ... Read more

    $3.21 AUD

  • Roget's Thesaurus of Words for Intellectuals

    Synonyms, Antonyms, and Related Terms Every Smart Person Should Know How to Use

    by David Olsen and 2 more

    Have you struggled for just the right phrase when grappling with a class assignment? Crafting an office memo, do you want greater clarity and concision? Pounding away at a last-minute blog entry, haven't you ever thought, There has to be a better word for this? Now there is.Under the time-tested and respected banner of Roget's Thesaurus, here is an array of words and their definitions organized by ... Read more

    $9.99 AUD

  • The Cabinet of Calm

    Soothing Words for Troubled Times, ‘Buy for your friends, keep one for yourself’ Simon Mayo

    by Paul Anthony Jones

    **_____‘Proper words, healing words, magic words. Buy for your friends, keep one for yourself.’ Simon MayoWith fifty-one linguistic remedies, The Cabinet of Calm is a beautiful little book that will lift your spirits and calm your mind.**Collected here are soothing words to bring fresh hope. Words to inspire creativity, to encourage fellow thinking and community spirit. Words that reassure you ... Read more

    $11.65 AUD

  • Naughty Words for Nice Writers

    A Romance Novel Thesaurus

    by Cara Bristol

    Third edition. Expanded and updated with more words and categories.A must-have reference for writing romance…If finding the right words for your love scene is challenging, Naughty Words for Nice Writers: A Romance Novel Thesaurus can make it easier. USA Today Bestselling Author Cara Bristol has written a thesaurus and sex scene writing guide for romance authors to help make sex scenes sizzle ... Read more

    $8.99 AUD