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Ready, Set, Novel! A Noveling Jounal by Tavia Stewart-Streit, Chris Baty, Lindsey Grant


Ready, Set, Novel! A Noveling Jounal by Tavia Stewart-Streit, Chris Baty, Lindsey Grant

This writer's-block busting workbook guides authors through the process of planning and plotting their novel before writing it, from the initial idea generation and brainstorming through character, setting, and story development. Full of helpful lists, plot maps, character Q&As, field trips, writing exercises, inspiring quotes, and much more, Ready, Set, Novel! provides ample inspiration and guidance for first-time novelists and more seasoned scribes alike.


Holiday Gift Guide Pick A notebook designed to help plot out the next Great Novel. -Buzzfeed

About the Author

Chris Baty is the founder of National Novel Writing Month. Lindsey Grant is the Program Director for National Novel Writing Month. She has written two novels during her time with National Novel Writing Month. Tavia Stewart is currently the Young Writers Program Director at National Novel Writing Month.

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Publication date

1st October 2011


Tavia Stewart-Streit, Chris Baty, Lindsey Grant

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Chronicle Books


Notebook / blank book
160 pages


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