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How to Fix Your Novel Audiobook

How to Fix Your Novel

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Publisher's Summary

Have you started a novel, only to get part way into the manuscript and find yourself stuck? Or do you have an idea for a novel, but aren't sure where to begin? Have you completed a first draft, but feel it doesn't quite have the luster of professional writing?

In this lively and fun-to-listen guide, Steve Alcorn shows you the remedies you need to achieve success. Step by step, you'll breathe life into old manuscripts, create new novels that read like bestsellers, and put the spark back into your writing life. Topics include:

  • Story Structure
  • Character Building
  • Viewpoint
  • Tense
  • Voice
  • Setting
  • Conflict
  • Suspense
  • Mystery
  • Dialogue
  • Writing Big
  • Beginnings and Endings
  • Getting Published

Whether you're a first time novelist still planning your story, or an experienced author looking for ways to bring your fiction to life, How to Fix Your Novel is the ideal prescription.

©2012 Steve Alcorn (P)2013 Steve Alcorn

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    I enjoyed the easy to understand explainat ions and examples of story structure and characterizations.

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    Leon F. Davis 08-16-14

    I teach and write.

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    Where does How to Fix Your Novel rank among all the audiobooks you’ve listened to so far?

    Top Drawer... I found this book because aof a course offered at my Library


    What did you like best about this story?

    This is a great instructional book


    What about Steve Alcorn’s performance did you like?

    Clear , expressive, skill of an actor and a great teacher


    Was this a book you wanted to listen to all in one sitting?

    It's a text that inspired me to study the subject.


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    Steve is an intelligent man with the gift of teaching.

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