The Successful Novelist (Paperback)

A Lifetime of Lessons about Writing and Publishing

By David Morrell

Sourcebooks, 9781402210556, 218pp.

Publication Date: January 1, 2008

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Compact Disc (3/15/2011)
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MP3 CD (3/15/2011)
Compact Disc (3/15/2011)

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Description

Like listening to a beloved brother. I found the acute observations and his narrative philosophy more valuable for the new writer than the contents of any 100 other texts.-Dean Koontz
The Successful Novelist is the vehicle you want if you plan to drive your way to successful fiction.-Joe R. Lansdale
David Morrell, bestselling author of First Blood, The Brotherhood of the Rose and The Fifth Profession, distills more than fifty years of writing and publishing experience into this single masterwork of advice and instruction.
Morrell covers:
-Plot
-Character
-Research
-Structure
-Viewpoint
-Description
-Dialogue
-Succeeding in publishing
-And much more
The Successful Novelist reveals the truth about writing, providing the perspective authors need to write successful fiction that sells.


About the Author

David Morrell is the bestselling author of First Blood, The Brotherhood of the Rose and The Fifth Profession. He holds a Ph.D. in American Literature from the Pennsylvania State University and was a professor of English at the University of Iowa. He is now a full-time writer living in Santa Fe, New Mexico.