The Art of the Novel

by Jenn Ashworth, Tom Bromley, Sarah Butler & others
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Publisher: Salt Publishing Limited

Publication Date: October 25, 2015

ISBN: 9781844718832

Binding: Kobo eBook

Availability: eBook

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How do you write a novel?

Practising novelists and teachers of creative writing reveal their working methods and offer practical advice. Subjects covered range from magic realism to characterisation, surrealism to historical fiction, via perspective, plot twists and avoiding being boring, among many others.

This book is for

creative writing students

writers and readers of novels

teachers of creative writing

With contributions from Leone Ross, Tom Bromley, Jenn Ashworth, AJ Dalton, Nikesh Shukla, Stella Duffy, Mark Morris, Alison Moore, Nicholas Royle, Alice Thompson, Kerry Hudson, Toby Litt, Livi Michael, Joe Stretch, James Miller, Sarah Butler, Will Wiles, Graeme Shimmin


Eighteen specially commissioned essays

Creative writing exercises

Top tips

Lists of recommended novels