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  • Published: 3 December 2018
  • ISBN: 9780399579745
  • Imprint: Clarkson Potter/Ten Speed
  • Format: Trade Paperback
  • Pages: 320
  • RRP: $26.99
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Save the Cat! Writes a Novel

The Last Book On Novel Writing You'll Ever Need



The first novel-writing guide from the best-selling Save the Cat! story-structure series, which reveals the 15 essential plot points needed to make any novel a success.

The first novel-writing guide from the best-selling Save the Cat! story-structure series, which reveals the 15 essential plot points needed to make any novel a success.

Novelist Jessica Brody presents a comprehensive story-structure guide for novelists that applies the famed Save the Cat! screenwriting methodology to the world of novel writing. Revealing the 15 "beats" (plot points) that comprise a successful story--from the opening image to the finale--this book lays out the Ten Story Genres (Monster in the House; Whydunit; Dude with a Problem) alongside quirky, original insights (Save the Cat; Shard of Glass) to help novelists craft a plot that will captivate--and a novel that will sell.

  • Published: 3 December 2018
  • ISBN: 9780399579745
  • Imprint: Clarkson Potter/Ten Speed
  • Format: Trade Paperback
  • Pages: 320
  • RRP: $26.99
Categories:

About the author

Jessica Brody

Jessica Brody graduated from Smith College with degrees in Economics and French. In 2005, she left her job at MGM Studios in Los Angeles to become a full time writer and producer. Jessica currently lives in Los Angeles.

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