Save the Cat! Writes A Novel
The Last Book on Novel Writing You'll Ever NeedBook - 2018
Novelist Jessica Brody presents a comprehensive story-structure guide for novelists that applies the famed Save the Cat! screenwriting methodology to the world of novel writing. Revealing the 15 "beats" (plot points) that comprise a successful story--from the opening image to the finale--this book lays out the Ten Story Genres (Monster in the House; Whydunit; Dude with a Problem) alongside quirky, original insights (Save the Cat; Shard of Glass) to help novelists craft a plot that will captivate--and a novel that will sell.
Publisher: California : Ten Speed Press, 2018
Edition: 1st ed
Characteristics: 313 p. : ill. ; 21 cm