A Guide for the New Novelist

A Guide for the New Novelist

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In this small, but comprehensive, volume, Dr Laurent Boulanger shares his wisdom of years of combined creative writing knowledge for the new novelist. He goes through the various aspects of setting yourself up as a novelist, including what genre to write in, career advice, traditional vs new publishing opportunities, not giving up, time management, and learning the craft.It includes his award-winning short story 'My Father's Last Breath'.CHAPTERSTo the Writer (Preface)The Quality of Your WorkGrammarFiction TechniqueOpeningsSchools of WritingThe WorkspaceTime ManagementIdeasWriting to ImpressPlottingRe-Writing & EditingDialogueThe Craft of FictionSelf-PublishingGenre WritingCross-Gender WritingA Creative PartnerMoneyChildrenThe Young WriterWhen Is It Time to Give Up?The Pleasure of WritingThe Older WriterSettingsVoiceThe Short StoryConflictCharactersAfterwordMy Father's Last Breath (short story)show more

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  • Paperback | 180 pages
  • 127 x 203.2 x 11.43mm
  • Createspace Independent Pub
  • English
  • 1514642050
  • 9781514642054