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  • How to Write a Book

  • Simple Steps to Follow in the Journey of Writing a Successful Book in a Fun and Intelligent Way
  • By: Desmond Callaghan
  • Narrated by: Mutt Rogers
  • Length: 1 hr and 8 mins
  • Unabridged Audiobook
  • 4.9 out of 5 stars (73 ratings)

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Summary

This is the one audiobook that will help you write not only your first book, but every book you've ever dreamt of writing. Unlike the countless boring and serious materials you may find online that promise overnight success and deliver frustration in the end, this audiobook is read in a fun and engaging way to make the leaning process as easy and efficient as possible. In this audiobook, the steps on how to write your first book are carefully broken down, merging knowledge from research and personal experiences to highlight principles that can lead you to literary success overtime. This audiobook is a lamp that reveals that with discipline, focus, and adequate skills anybody can be a writer.

©2019 Desmond Callaghan (P)2019 Desmond Callaghan

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Very poor, do not waste your time and money.

The narration is poor, very monotone and the narrator even coughs in the middle a sentence and starts again. Clearly the editing stage was skipped not only here but entirely as there are a number of errors in the narration such as: if you do not like the idea of weekly editing, try weekly editing.

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This is why audiobooks like this matter.

This is why audiobooks like this matter. It’s when my brain has the power to digest things, but I don’t have the ability to hold a book at the moment. Listening to this guide has been a rewarding experience for me

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I would give this book five stars,

I would give this book five stars, I would definitely recommend the book as an extremely listenable and user-friendly.

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Explanation makes it simple to use the techniques

Explanation makes it simple to use the techniques to enhance ones organization once writing a completely unique.

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This audible has amazing knowledge

This audible has amazing knowledge about procrastination.I listen to this audible complete and gain new interesting knowledge. Thanks to the author for this creatively audible.

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If you are like me and have been wanting to write

If you are like me and have been wanting to write a book for quite a while but you have been dragging your fee this is the book for you. Dan Harper has done a terrific job inspiring would be authors to take action.

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You may have thought about writing a book.

You may have thought about writing a book. Research indicates most people do. If you are wondering how to determine the topic, how to develop good writing habits, how to keep the momentum going, this book is for you.

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I really appreciate the information in this book.

I really appreciate the information in this book. While I learned a great deal about the writing process, my favorite part of the book is about receiving criticism. His insights on that topic are very helpful.

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Writing has slowly becoming one of my passions

Writing has slowly becoming one of my passions and I’ve been meaning to develop it. I think this has to be one of the good books in the market today. Full of important stuff that we could use now and in the future.

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A GREAT Book to help you start writing

A GREAT Book to help you start writing from a writing coach. In here you will learn the myths and truths about writing a book. Learn how to get through writers block and get your ideas written.You will also learn everything you need to know from the first draft to the finished manuscript, how to collect data, track your progress, set weekly word count goals and deal with criticism.

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  • 01-11-19

A bit short for my taste but it gets

A bit short for my taste but it gets to the meat of what you need to know really quickly. Generally I think it is worth the listen but I would of appreciated more depth as a newbie.

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  • Al
  • 23-05-21

Very short

Very short book, author almost just gave definition. Didn’t learn much about the process of writing a book.

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  • Melissa
  • 21-11-19

Bad editing.

I noticed in the middle of this book, that narrator coughs, pauses, then rereads his line and continues. I’m sure the content is valid but I was surprised at the poor quality of this recording, which makes me question if the content is really worth taking seriously.

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  • Carla Hudson
  • 01-11-19

This is my second book by this

This is my second book by this author and I find his information timely and concise. Just what I needed to get started to writing my first nonfiction book. Thanks

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  • Janie Weaver
  • 01-11-19

This book was exactly what I was looking

This book was exactly what I was looking for and the humor punctuating the practical tips & action steps ensured a fifth star

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  • George Sharp
  • 01-11-19

Best way to start a realistic career as a writer,

Best way to start a realistic career as a writer, without the fluff or technical jargon, yet comprehensive and complete. Straight to the point, no nonsense advice worth every penny and more.

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  • Victoria Edwards
  • 01-11-19

The information in this book is so good

The information in this book is so good it actually prompted me to take notes which I seldom ever do. I'll definitely listen to this book again and I would recommend it to any author as you'll be surprised at how this book will build your confidence, remove your fear and really help you to get started.

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  • Clyde Waters
  • 01-11-19

I enjoyed this book. It was fast paced

I enjoyed this book. It was fast paced and kept my attention. However, it is more of an overview on the topic and doesn't get into issues about reference and documentation for the research it has you do.

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  • Clyde Waters
  • 01-11-19

I've started to write a book three times.

I've started to write a book three times. I was so sporadic with my ideas a quit all three times. I just needed some parameters to follow. This book gave them to me

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  • Martin Chavez
  • 01-11-19

After listening to the audio version of the book,

After listening to the audio version of the book, a new idea came to me for my next book and I have an urge to start writing it.