The Daily Port of Call: December 9, 2014

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In today’s Daily Port of Call, you’ll find how to make your dialogue ring true, make the most of your writing time, and launch a nonfiction book successfully.

Here are three cheats to help your dialogue ring true.

Learn how to make the most of the writing time you have.

Check out this experiment to reveal how Amazon’s algorithms really work.

Discover the real meaning of NaNoWriMo.

Here is the anatomy of a successful nonfiction book launch.

Good advice for indie authors: publish short and often.