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Author Bates, Joseph, 1972- author.

Title Writing your novel from start to finish : a guidebook for the journey / Joseph Bates.

Publication Info. Cincinnati, OH : Writer's Digest Books, 2015.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    808.3 BAT    Available
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 1st Floor    808.3 BAT    Available
 PAS La Pintoresca Branch Non-Fiction    808.3 BAT    Available
1 copy being processed for GDL Central Library Non-Fiction.
Edition First paperback edition.
Description 261 pages ; 23 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes index.
Contents Introduction -- Part One: Beginnings -- Chapter 1: Developing Initial Ideas -- Chapter 2: Character Concepting -- Chapter 3: Plot Planning -- Chapter 4: Narration -- Chapter 5: Building a World: Description and Setting -- Chapter 6: Opening Scene and First-Act Structure -- Part One Scenic Overlook -- Part Two: Middles -- Chapter 7: Crafting and Maintaining Suspense -- Chapter 8: Raising the Stakes -- Chapter 9: Complicating Your Characters -- Chapter 10: Pivotal Scenes: Plotting and Pacing -- Part Two Scenic Overlook -- Part Three: Endings -- Chapter 11: The Art of Closing Well -- Chapter 12: Plotting for the Payoff -- Chapter 13: Coming Full Circle -- Chapter 14: Revision: Discovering What You Meant -- Part Three Scenic Overlook -- Appendixes -- Appendix A: Practical Tips for the Novelist -- Appendix B: Worksheets -- Index.
Subject Authorship.
Creative writing.
Fiction -- Authorship.
Fiction -- Technique.
Plots (Drama, novel, etc.).
ISBN 9781599639215 (pbk.)
1599639211 (pbk.)

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