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Talk Language: How to Use Conversation for Profit and Pleasure [used book]

By: Allan Pease and Alan Garner

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Australia, Camel: 1986

Seller ID: 004089

ISBN: 0959365818

Condition: Good


Sometimes people are so busy communicating that they don't list to each other. Talk Language teaches us how to understand what people are really saying, and why. Words represent only a small part of the information transmitted in conversation, just as important are circumstances and body language. Talk Language shows how to decode a wide range of everyday signals so you can get the message or intentions a speaker is really conveying - whether intentionally or not it giv... View more info

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The Family Tree Historical Maps Book - Europe : A Country-by-Country Atlas of European History, 1700s-1900s

By: Allison Dolan

Price: $49.95

Publisher: USA, Family Tree Books: 2015

Seller ID: 002897

ISBN: 1440342040

Condition: New


Journey to the Old Country From Ireland to Italy, Portugal to Poland, Germany to Greece, and everywhere in between, explore your ancestors' European homelands through more than 200 gorgeous reproductions of 18th-century maps, 19th-century and early 20th-century maps. These full-color period maps--covering the peak years of European immigration to America--will help you understand changing boundaries in ancestral countries, and inform your search for genealogical records.... View more info

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Once Upon a Slime: 45 Fun Ways to Get Writing Fast!

By: Andy Griffiths

Price: $12.95

Publisher: Australia, Pan: 2013

Seller ID: 002963

ISBN: 1742612091

Condition: New


- Have you ever wondered where ideas come from and how stories are made? - Would you like to know the true stories behind some of Andy and Terry's books and characters? - Are you looking for simple, practical and inspiring writing activities? - Would you like to discover 45 great ways to have fun with words and pictures? If you answered YES to any of these questions, then this is definitely the right book for you! Designed for teachers, students and young aspir... View more info

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Text Types 2nd Edition A Writing Guide for Students

By: Anne Townsend and Anne Quill

Price: $16.95  $9.95

Publisher: Australia, Farr Books: 2012

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 9780987304278

ISBN: 0987304275

Condition: New


Text Types: a writing guide for students provides a clear reference tool for students, teachers and parents to understand 30 different types of written texts, both literary and factual.This larger format Second Edition has been updated and expanded in the variety of text types and examples included. Examples presented and analysed include many electronic texts. According to the Australian Curriculum: English, students in years 7 to 10 are expected to plan, draft and publ... View more info

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Text Types 3rd Edition A Writing Guide for Students

By: Anne Townsend and Anne Quill and Phillip Oostenbroek

Price: $17.95

Publisher: Australia, Farr Books: 2018

Edition: Third Revised Edition

Seller ID: 9780170419307

ISBN: 0170419304

Condition: New


This comprehensive guide is a unique tool for improving writing skills, and presents imaginative, informative and persuasive texts to meet the requirements of the Australian Curriculum. Text Types: a Writing Guide for Students 3rd Edition provides examples of each text and clear directions about how to write each one. The scaffolding and modelling necessary for the development of writing skills is presented to students, by reviewing over 30 different types of written tex... View more info

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Spellbinding Sentences: A Writer's Guide to Achieving Excellence and Captivating Readers

By: Barbara Baig

Price: $29.95

Publisher: USA, Writer's Digest Books: 2015

Seller ID: 003660

ISBN: 1599639157

Condition: New


Elevate Your Writing From So-So To Spectacular! Great writing requires more than an original idea, compelling characters, or a scintillating plot. An author needs all of these to be successful, but writing--and writing well--also demands an entirely different skill set. Spellbinding Sentences arms you with the tools you need to master the power of the English language. In this book, you'll learn the different qualities of words and the many ways those words can be combin... View more info

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The Writers Guide to Weapons: A Practical Reference for Using Firearms and Knives in Fiction

By: Benjamin Sobieck

Price: $29.95

Publisher: USA, Writer's Digest Books: 2015

Seller ID: 003370

ISBN: 1599638150

Condition: New


When it comes to writing weapons, most authors shoot from the hip--and miss. The Writer's Guide to Weapons will help you hit your target every time. Firearms and knives have starring roles in a wide range of genres--crime, thriller, war, mystery, Western, and more. Unfortunately, many depictions of weapons in novels and film are pure fiction. Knowing the difference between a shotshell and a slug, a pistol and a revolver, or a switchblade and a butterfly knife is essentia... View more info

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The Write-Brain Workbook : 382 Exercises to Free Your Creative Writing

By: Bonnie Neubauer

Price: $39.95

Publisher: USA, Memory Makers: 2015

Seller ID: 003372

ISBN: 159963838X

Condition: New


Banish the Blank Page! You're seated at your desk, fingers poised above the keyboard, ready to write...but the words aren't coming. You're tapped out--or worse, burnt out. The blank page strikes again. Never fear. If you're battling writer's block, or if you're just looking for ways to flex your creative writing muscles, The Write-Brain Workbook Revised & Expanded will ensure that you never have to face another wordless day. Brimming with 400 stimulating writing prompts-... View more info

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How to Write What You Want to Say in the Primary Years: A Guide for Primary Students who know what they want to say but can't find the words

By: Catherine Black and Patricia Hipwell

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Australia, Boolarong Press: 2014

Seller ID: 9781925046489

ISBN: 1925046486

Condition: New


Young writers who struggle with putting their ideas into writing need language to help them. This book provides that language in the form of sentence starters and connectives. It also provides graphic organisers to help young writers organise their thoughts - a process necessary for good writing. How to write what you want to say. in the primary years: a guide for primary students who know what they want to say but can't find the words provides parents, teachers and you... View more info

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Writing Your Legacy: The Step-by-Step Guide to Crafting Your Life Story

By: Cheryl Svensson and Richard Campbell

Price: $24.95

Publisher: USA, Writer's Digest Books: 2015

Seller ID: 003658

ISBN: 1599638770

Condition: New


Craft a meaningful life story! A written legacy of your life--one that encompasses experiences, lessons learned, failures and triumphs--is a gift your family and friends will cherish for years to come. Writing this story may seem daunting, but it doesn't have to be. Writing Your Legacy is a step-by-step guide to chronicling a life story that reflects your true self. Through a series of 35 guided themes, as well as supplementary exercises, you'll explore milestones, relat... View more info

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Get a Literary Agent: The Complete Guide to Securing Representation for Your Work

By: Chuck Sambuchino

Price: $24.95

Publisher: USA, Writer's Digest Books: 2015

Seller ID: 001902

ISBN: 1599638010

Condition: New


The Ultimate Guide to Getting a Literary Agent! If you dream of scoring the best possible deal with a traditional publisher and seeing your book in print, you need literary representation. Filled with practical, straightforward advice and insider tips, Get a Literary Agent is a one-stop resource for writers of both fiction and nonfiction. You'll learn how to: * Research agents and target the best ones for your work * Navigate the submission process--from best practices t... View more info

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Scribbles from the Suburbs

By: Creative Writers' Group Logan

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Australia, InHouse Publishing: 2015

Seller ID: A1076

ISBN: 1925388069

Condition: New


"Scribbles from the Suburbs" is the first publication, for a collection of works by a small group of amateur writer's from Logan City.Through this eclectic mix of stories, you will travel through country towns and sail on the high seas, ride a country train and enter the cell of a notorious prison. Some will take you back to another era and possibly evoke your own memories. There are twists and unexpected turns that will leave you smiling. A few are loosely based on fact... View more info

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The Academic Essay: How to Plan, Draft, Write and Edit 2E Revised

By: Derek Soles

Price: $33.95

Publisher: UK, Studymates: 2005

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 000629

ISBN: 1842850652

Condition: New


This book is a step-by-step guide to all the stages of writing an academic essay. The first part deals with gathering, evaluating and organising information; the second how to write effective introductions and concluding paragraphs, and the final section how to revise and edit your work. Full of practical tips and advice gleaned from years of experience as a tutor on the receiving end of essays, this is essential reading for every student in full- or part-time education ... View more info

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The Breakout Novelist: How to Craft Novels That Stand Out and Sell

By: Donald Maass

Price: $29.95

Publisher: USA, Writer's Digest Books: 2015

Seller ID: 001888

ISBN: 159963922X

Condition: New


The must-have reference for novel writers! If you're serious about transforming your writing into vibrant, engaging, and marketable fiction, you've found the right book. The Breakout Novelist gives you the craft and business know-how you need to make your stories stand out. Veteran literary agent Donald Maass brings together the best innovative and practical information from his previous books and workshops to help you set your novel apart from the competition. Maass sha... View more info

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Doug Stone's Gold Atlas of Victoria Revised Edition

By: Douglas M. Stone

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Australia, Outdoor Press: 2016

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: A1379

ISBN: 095963925X

Condition: New


30 years of Doug’s prospecting and mapping work is now contained in one volume—Doug Stone’s Gold Atlas of Victoria. 28 map sheets cover Victoria’s main coarse gold areas. Alluvial gold diggings, mines, reefs and public lands are marked. UTM map grids are also plotted in the margins so you can pinpoint your position using GPS. This revised edition has 10 new maps. Great value when you realise the 28 Gold & Relic Site maps cost over $400 if purchased individuall... View more info

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Debrett's Manners for Men: What Women Really Want

By: E. Jane Dickson

Price: $39.95

Publisher: UK, ACC Art Books: 2008

Seller ID: 000635

ISBN: 1851495746

Condition: New


This stylish guide will equip today's men with essential knowledge to ensure relationship success with members of the opposite sex. Modern chivalry is manners with a sexy edge - it just makes things easier if you know what women really want. The new code of male manners allows men and women to enjoy their differences without falling into old, patronising patterns. It requires men to think things through, sifting the meaningful gesture from empty convention. Not all this ... View more info

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Clark's Publishing Agreements: A Book of Precedents 8th Edition [used book]

By: Edited by Lynette Owen

Price: $95.00

Publisher: UK, Bloomsbury Publishing: 2010

Edition: 8th Edition

Seller ID: A1086

ISBN: 1847665446

Condition: Good


This comprehensive book provides model agreements, covering a variety of publishing circumstances from head contracts to a range of licensing scenarios. Together with detailed explanatory notes, a series of appendices on related topics and a CD-ROM of all precedents, this text will prove invaluable in drafting effective publishing agreements. The new 8th edition has been fully revised and updated to include: Coverage of copyright legislation and developments in the digit... View more info

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Oxford International Primary Atlas 2nd Revised Edition

By: Edited by Patrick Wiegand

Price: $22.95

Publisher: UK, Oxford University Press: 2011

Edition: Second Revised Edition

Seller ID: 9780198480228

ISBN: 0198480229

Condition: New


This new edition of the Oxford International Primary Atlas is clear, bright and informative. It includes up-to-date country data, easy-to-read colourful mapping, and worldwide topographic content, including areas such as Europe, Malta, Cyprus, Middle East, Malaysia and Hong Kong. It features key geographical themes such as landscapes, water, settlements, connections, and environments. Information is presented in an accessible format based on research into how young child... View more info

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Senior Text Types 2nd Edition A Writing Guide for Students

By: Elli Housden

Price: $26.50  $19.95

Publisher: Australia, Farr Books: 2013

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 9780170257411

ISBN: 017025741X

Condition: New


Senior Text Types: A Writing Guide for Students has been fully revised to provide a ready reference tool for students, teachers and parents to assist in the production of over 30 different types of written texts. Each text type is presented in a double page format, with one page analysing the structure of the genre and the second page presenting an example of the text. This presentation provides the scaffolding and modelling necessary for the development of writing skill... View more info

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Senior Text Types 3rd Edition A Writing Guide for Students

By: Elli Housden

Price: $27.95

Publisher: Australia, Farr Books: 2018

Edition: Third Revised Edition

Seller ID: 9780170419314

ISBN: 0170419312

Condition: New


Senior Text Types: A Writing Guide for Students is a full colour third edition with new and updated text types and activities. The comprehensive guide is a reference tool for improving writing skills and presents over 30 different types of written texts to senior students. Each text type is presented in a double page format, with one page analysing the structure of the genre and the second page presenting an example of the text ' this presentation provides the scaffoldin... View more info