This writer s block-busting workbook guides authors through planning and plotting a novel before writing it from the initial idea generation and brainstorming through character, setting, and story development. Full of helpful lists, plot maps, character Q&As, field trips, writing exercises, inspiring quotes, and plenty of space to write and outline, Ready, Set, Novel! provides ample inspiration and guidance to first-time novelists and more seasoned scribes alike.
Chris Baty is the founder of National Novel Writing Month. Lindsey Grant is the Program Director for National Novel Writing Month. She has written two novels during her time with National Novel Writing Month. Tavia Stewart is currently the Young Writers Program Director at National Novel Writing Month.