People did not buy your novel (that is, part with their hard-earned cash), so that they could be sent to Snoresville. They want to have an adventure. They want to turn the pages in a frenzy to find out what happens next in your book. Just two of the main reasons why setting and conflict is important – so try and get them right.
A practical, no-frills guide to writing like a ninja novelist. No gimmicks, just straight talk covering the essentials: characterisation, dialogue, plot development and MORE. Also comes with practical writing exercises and templates to help you apply what you learn in the book to your own work.
I’ve often said that the easiest part of being a novelist is the novel idea itself. The hard bit is taking that initial novel idea, believing in it and developing it into a novel that will capture your readers’ imagination. Thankfully, with this practical tip, the process need not be so hard.