How to Write a Novel: Advice and tips from a full-time novelist

Bowman Press
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Do any of these sound familiar? • You want to write your first novel, but you don't know how to begin.
• You've started writing several novels, but you never finish them.
• You've written a novel or two, but you want to increase your output and publish more often.

If you answered yes to any of the above, this book might just be what you're looking for!

I'm Simon Haynes, and I've been writing and publishing novels and short fiction for almost twenty years. This guide contains everything I've learned about writing a novel, both as an indie and as a trade-published author.

Maybe you want to write a novel which has been on your mind for years. You don't care how long it takes, you just want to see it through to the end.

Or maybe you see yourself as a career novelist - there's a real challenge - and you want to write books quickly and efficiently.

I've done both, and I cover both approaches in How to Write a Novel.
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About the author

In 2004 Simon was writing his fourth novel when Fremantle Press, an Australian trade publisher, offered a contract for his first three books. They were published over a five-year period, along with the fourth title, and were distributed by Penguin across Australia and New Zealand.

Simon now has eight Hal Spacejock novels, three Harriet Walsh novels, three Hal Junior novels and a couple of dozen short stories in print. Several of his works are available in translation, including German editions of Hal 1 and 2, an Italian edition of Hal Junior 1, and French editions of Hal Spacejock and Loss Leader.

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Publisher
Bowman Press
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Published on
Jun 15, 2018
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Pages
114
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Language
English
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Genres
Language Arts & Disciplines / Authorship
Language Arts & Disciplines / Composition & Creative Writing
Young Adult Nonfiction / Language Arts / Composition & Creative Writing
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