How do I find out if a very old Book is valuable or not? Who do I ask or where do I take it ? I will appreciate all advice. Thanks.
Written in modern times but set or based in the Golden Age of Piracy (16th to 18th-19th century), and for an adult audience. Can be of historical fiction or historical fantasy.
With interesting characters. Preferably 400+ pages, with no overly sexual themes (plz not the sexy time).
My only true love and passion is writing, being able to create new stories that will change people's life. I work at publix and my weekly checks are terrible which only comes out to around 150 dollars. I'm looking to apply somewhere else but I can't keep doing retails or labor work. There has to be a...
Bonfire of the Vanities
Pride & Prejudice
A spoiler-free synopsis is appreciated, but not necessary.
Check out "The Time Traveler's Almanac", an anthology edited by Ann and Jeff VanderMeer.
It's a huge book containing nearly 70 time travel stories.
Obviously, "The Time Machine" by H. G. Wells is THE classic of the genre. If you haven't read it yet, you might want to get "The...
l watched a movie, where a author started an online series. Where people pay money for the next chapter when its written in a week. and l was wondering is that possible and would it be a good idea to start?
His books are written in standard English. He just had a penchant for obscure vocabulary items and outdated spellings. Get yourself a decent thesaurus and you'll be able to tackle anything he ever produced.
Yes, page breaks are required for each new chapter. And scene breaks are required when you change locations or allow time to elapse within a chapter.
If you're self-publishing, besides paying attention to the writing itself, you have to learn how books are designed. There are rigid practices in modern...
I'm a big reader so I wanna try out it, but it's not my thing at all. I like dirty books but not bdsm. And I prefer if they're written by male authors.
You know how teachers chant "Write what you know! Write what you know!"? This is the reason. You don't have a solid enough grasp on how schizophrenia presents itself, the person's awareness of their condition, or the overuse of people with mental illness as being dangerous and out of control as a...
I've never read or even heard of the book, but I just wanted to know what it's about?
I have been looking for Be More Chill (by Ned Vizzini) for 2 hours. I'm not kidding. Where the heck can I find the whole book for free?
We know of Harry on how his story started with living in an abusive home & we could guess for Ron, but what about Hermione?
If you're paying the narrator, you can tell him to say whatever you want...
I narrate my own audiobooks, and I sometimes add "[name of character] said" if I think it's not obvious who's speaking, or "[name of character] thought" if I think it's not obvious that a line is thought...