Write Your First Novel (Paperback)

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You Can Become a Successful Novelist
Foreword by Jerry B. Jenkins

This book will revolutionize the way you write and create stories With step-by-step instructions from two publishing veterans, you'll learn the essential elements of plot, character development, dialogue, and setting. This book will give you the confidence to create stories that captivate readers and the knowledge to take your writing to the next level.

What's Included in This Book:
- Strategies to write gripping stories that readers won't be able to put down
- Techniques to make your characters come alive on the page
- Tips to realistically portray settings and dialogue
- Advice on how to develop your plot and keep readers hooked

"You need to read this book if you want to be a better writer."
-- Dallas Jenkins, creator of The Chosen

"Reading this book is like sitting at the feet of two stellar teachers as they unpack the secrets to fiction writing."
-- Steven James, Christy Award Hall of Fame author, and author of Story Trumps Structure

"Practical, instructive, thorough, and useful for the new writer, old writer, and aspiring writer alike."
-- Nadine Brandes, three-time Carol Award-winning YA author

"The lessons you learn in this book will serve you the rest of your writing life."
-- James Scott Bell, Christy Award-winning author, and author of Write Your Novel from the Middle

"An amazingly valuable resource. This will now become one of my go-to resources when training writers, too "
-- Tricia Goyer, USA Today best-selling author and mentor at WriteThatBook.Club

"Laube's additions to Morris's classic work are full of Christian wisdom and down-to-earth advice from someone who knows the industry inside and out."
-- Kyle Mann, best-selling novelist and Editor-in-Chief, The Babylon Bee

About the Author

Gilbert Morris, Ph.D. (1929-2016) was a professor of English at Ouachita Baptist University in Arkansas for twenty-four years. He was the author of more than 230 novels in his career with nearly seven million copies of his novels sold worldwide He is considered by many to be "the grandfather of Christian historical fiction." Steve Laube, president of both The Steve Laube Agency and the Christian Writers Institute. He also serves as the Publisher for Enclave Publishing. He has been in the book business for over forty years. He began as a bookseller, then became an editor, and now serves as a literary agent and publisher. The Agency can be found at SteveLaube.com, the Institute at ChristianWritersInstitute.com, and the publisher at EnclavePublishing.com.
Product Details
ISBN: 9781621842446
ISBN-10: 1621842444
Publisher: Christian Writers Institute
Publication Date: March 21st, 2023
Pages: 240
Language: English