A Novel in A Year

A Novel in A Year

From First Page to Last in 52 Weeks

Book - 2009
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Baker & Taylor
Presents a guide for writing a novel within a year using fifty-two chapters of exercises that introduces writing techniques such as writing a paragraph from the perspective of an inanimate object and creating character backgrounds.

Blackwell North Amer

An essential guide for every aspiring novelist!

The thought of writing a full-length novel can be daunting. But in A Novel in a Year, Louise Doughty makes a seemingly vast and unconquerable task manageable by walking aspiring authors through the different aspects of writing technique in eminently accessible bite-size chunks. Here are fifty-two chapters offering useful advice on all the facets of writing and exercises designed to help writers of all levels develop confidence and style. Read a chapter a week, and by year's end, you will have accomplished your goal and made it to "the End."



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& Taylor

From the Publisher: An essential guide for every aspiring novelist! The thought of writing a full-length novel can be daunting. But in A Novel in a Year, Louise Doughty makes a seemingly vast and unconquerable task manageable by walking aspiring authorsthrough the different aspects of writing technique in eminently accessible bite-size chunks. Here are fifty-two chapters offering useful advice on all the facets of writing and exercises designed to help writers of all levels develop confidence and style. Read a chapter a week, and by year's end, you will have accomplished your goal and made it to "the End."
An accessible guide to writing a first novel in a year's time is presented in a series of fifty-two chapters that introduce aspiring authors to a range of writing techniques, in a reference that includes such sample exercises as writing a paragraph from the perspective of an inanimate object and creating character backgrounds. Original. 50,000 first printing.

Publisher: New York : Harper, c2009
Edition: 1st U.S. ed
ISBN: 9780061686382
0061686387
Branch Call Number: 808.3 D744n
Characteristics: 265 p. ; 21 cm

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