I have something to share with you today—something I’ve very excited to be able to give you as a free gift.
The Read Better, Write Better Novel Study Workbook for Aspiring Novelists
There are many rules of good writing, but the best way to find them is to be a good reader. ~Stephen Ambrose
Most people believe they have at least one good story in them, but only a small fraction have the ability and determination to actually sit down and write that story.
One of the first steps in learning how to write a novel is to exercise awareness. Until you know how successful books are written, it’s virtually impossible to write one yourself.
By helping you evaluate novels as you read, this 30-page workbook will improve your understanding of what makes them bestsellers—or mediocre shelf-fillers.
The eBook includes:
- a printable novel study template
- a list of creative reading activities
- an example workbook
- an interactive glossary with links to online resources
If you don’t have the time to read, you don’t have the time or the tools to write. ~Stephen King, On Writing
The Monthly Resource Wrap-Up
When you sign up for the Write It Sideways’ newsletter, The Resource Wrap-Up, you’ll receive a monthly email including, but not limited to:
- a summary of the recent articles at Write It Sideways
- links to great resources and must-read articles for writers
- notification of freelance writing opportunities
- profiles of literary agents seeking submissions
- book and product reviews
- special offers for Write It Sideways subscribers
To sign up for the Resource Wrap-Up and receive your complimentary copy of the Read Better, Write Better workbook simply enter your name and email address in the form below.
A Great NaNoWriMo Resource
Are you entering National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo) this November?
If so, you have two weeks left to prepare for the enormous task of writing a 50,000 word draft of a novel in just 30 days.
Print off your copy of the Read Better, Write Better workbook today. If you deconstruct a novel or two before the end of the October, you’ll increase your chances of writing a worthy NaNoWriMo manuscript—that is, one you’ll want to continue to work with even after the contest is over.
I do hope you enjoy your monthly newsletter and complimentary eBook, and that you’ll find them useful in helping you reach your writing goals.
About the Author
Subscribe now and receive a FREE copy of my eBook Read Better, Write Better!