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The Novelry

The Novelry offers expert online novel writing courses created by a writer for writers. The Novelry is a worldwide community of published and aspiring novelists. Its founder is award-winning Man Booker longlisted author Louise Dean.

The Ninety Day Novel

Award-winning, Man Booker longlisted, published author of four novels, Louise Dean will walk you through creating the first draft of your novel day-by-day and step-by-step and guide you through to ‘The End’. Over 100 lessons drip-fed daily over the course of 90 days to drive and pace the writing of your novel on a beautiful online platform with text and video guidance. Explore the methods of the greats; Hemingway, Steinbeck, Stephen King, JM Coetzee and many more. Gain fresh and challenging new insights into how fiction works. 3 one-to-one private lessons online with your coach author Louise Dean. You'll leave the course with a new writing habit that will last you a lifetime.

How To Write A Classic

Walk in the footsteps of Tolkien, CS Lewis and JK Rowling to discover how to plan to write a bestseller. Explore your unique experience and inner world to find the book you're meant to write with this inspiring 45-lesson course online. For writers of any genre, ready for adventure. A journey into your imagination and experience to prepare you to write your unique children's or adult's classic. Discover the secrets of success of the all-time bestsellers with award-winning novelist Louise Dean. Perfect for novelists who are 'world-building' - YA, Fantasy, Children's, Sci-Fi or Historical fiction writers who want to come up with a powerful idea.With 45 practical and inspiring lessons, checklists, exercises and materials provided along the way, you will leave the course ready for the adventure of a lifetime. You will have your big idea, a writing plan and material for a book that amazes you.

Editing Your Novel

Get published. Take your first draft to whip-smart and go from being a writer to an author. This online course will put your story through its paces. Apply the simple clarity of purpose and logic of these 30 lessons to get your story straight. Understand the proper logic flow from intention to exposition. Find the heart of your story. Reframe your story using to the great story structure that dates back to Aristotle. Learn how to choose the right title, write the hook, a convincing synopsis and understand the purpose of your chapters. Be confident that you know how to evaluate what you're writing so that each and every sentence fulfils a role in your story. Get pitch perfect. Ensure your manuscript is ready for submission to agents and publishers and get guidance on how to land that publishing contract.

The Full English Residential Novel Writing Course 2019

3 - 10 February 2019. Dorset

An All-Inclusive Week in A Manor House with authors Tim Lott, Louise Dean and guest speaker Ian Wallace.

Morning lessons with award-winning author Tim Lott will remind you of the obvious and wonderful and help you focus on realizing your highest ambitions. One to one afternoon sessions with award-winning novelist Louise Dean to explore your plot and concept and give feedback on your writing. Guest speaker international dream expert Ian Wallace. Evenings of food, fun and chat with other writers. Includes home-cooked meals. Crack your novel.

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