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A Novelist's Workout Guide
A non fiction book by

New York Times bestselling author Aaron Allston shares his analytical insights to teach the craft of novel plotting.

The book includes methods for:

> Generating scenes in a logical, organic way
> Ensuring that every scene should be in your novel
> Integrating scenes, themes, and character arcs
> Unsticking stuck plots
> Discovering a novel's hidden meaning
> Correcting plot mistakes
> Writing outlines for every purpose
> Exercising creative "muscles"

The book also includes Blood Kin, a complete novel plot, demonstrating its creation from initial idea to fully-detailed outline.

Plotting: A Novelist's Workout Guide is for aspiring writers at all levels of experience. Written by a genre specialist, it is also genre-friendly and fanfic-friendly.

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Kindle Editions

February 2013 : USA, Australia, Canada, UK Kindle edition

Title: Plotting: A Novelist's Workout Guide
Author(s): Aaron Allston
Publisher: ArcherRat Publishing
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