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Write a Novel and Get it Published

On sale

18th January 2013

Price: £7.49

Selected:  Digital (On physical carrier) / ISBN-13: 9781444171211

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There is a saying that ‘everyone has a book in them’. But not many people are able to get it out. This practical and inspiring guide, written by a successful author whose novels are published by Bloomsbury, will help guide you through every step of the process, including: * First thoughts – Why do you want to write, and how can you do it? * Genres – Understanding the conventions of writing * Generating ideas – Find a concept that makes your book stand out * Structure – Create a compelling story arc * Character – What you need to bring your characters to life * Dialogue – How to write snappy and suitable direct speech * Setting – Understand the role of place and time * Drafting – How to get your work on the page, chapter after chapter * Redrafting – How to assess your writing (or get it assessed) and improve it * Submission – Agents, publishers, and how to approach them * Publication – Working with your publisher to make your book a success

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