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12 Point Guide to Writing Romance

(2004)
A non fiction book by

 
 
Are you a budding romance writer? Then learn from an expert. Kate Walker writes modern romance for women and sells internationally. Here, she explains her approach to writing novels that keeps the reader gripped and holds them with that vital "page turning quality". You can use all of the hooks you want to, but if your story does not have heart, it simply will not sell. This book will explain: The 3 most important components to make a romance novel a bestseller; The connection between reading a romance & a good sexual experience; How you involve your reader with the hero and heroine in your novel; The two types of personal conflict and how to deal with them; The 4 components of great dialogue; The 4 aspects of character focus; The two purposes behind the development of sensuality in your novel; The before & after events you must include when writing passion scenes; The importance of your hero; How to write the 3 aspects of his character; The importance of the heroine; How to answer the question 'why?'; How to write the intense black moment; Write believable happy endings



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Paperback Editions

June 2018 : UK Paperback
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Title: Kate Walkers 12 Point Guide to Writing Romance An Emerald Guide
Author(s): Kate Walker
ISBN: 1-84716-805-1 / 978-1-84716-805-4 (UK edition)
Publisher: Emerald Publishing
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March 2015 : UK Paperback
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Title: Kate Walker's 12 Point Guide to Writing Romance
Author(s): Kate Walker
ISBN: 1-291-96231-X / 978-1-291-96231-4 (UK edition)
Publisher: lulu.com
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July 2010 : UK Paperback
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Title: Kate Walker's 12 Point Guide to Writing Romance (Aber Writers Guides)
Author(s): Kate Walker
ISBN: 1-84285-128-4 / 978-1-84285-128-9 (UK edition)
Publisher: Aber Publishing
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April 2008 : UK Paperback
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Title: 12 Point Guide to Writing Romance (Studymates Writers Guides)
Author(s): Kate Walker
ISBN: 1-84285-131-4 / 978-1-84285-131-9 (UK edition)
Publisher: Studymates Limited
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July 2004 : UK Paperback
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Title: Kate Walker's 12-Point Guide to Writing Romance (Studymates)
Author(s): Kate Walker
ISBN: 1-84285-044-X / 978-1-84285-044-2 (UK edition)
Publisher: Studymates
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Kindle Editions

June 2018 : USA, Canada, UK Kindle edition
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Title: Kate Walkers 12 Point Guide to Writing Romance: An Emerald Guide
Author(s): Kate Walker
Publisher: Straightforward Publishing
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