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The Fiction Writing Maps:

A Step-By-Step Guide To Writing Characters

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    The Writer's Craft

    Most people sit down to draft their first novel without ever having done it before.

    Sound crazy? It is!

    Mastery of the English language doesn’t guarantee mastery of the novel writing process.

    The Fiction Writing Maps peels apart the layers of novel design and exposes the nuts and bolts of writing.

    Then we show you step-by-step how to plug your own ideas into that framework.

    The Fiction Writing Maps do what no other writing resource does...

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    Write Expert Scenes

    Great writers do one thing differently than everyone else:

    They study novel writing.

     And master it.

    They learn how to translate their ideas into print.

    They learn how to craft expert, focused scenes that push the plot forward.

    Charting The Scenic Route shows you how simple it is to plan and write polished scenes

    The Fiction Maps do what no other writing resource does.

    We show you how to write.

    The Fiction Writing Maps:

    Charting The Scenic Route

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      • The Fiction Writing Maps guide you from start to finish--from character to completion.