Learn How to Write a Novel by Reading Harry Potter


By Scott King

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Learn How to Write a Novel by reading Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone!

Learning how to write a novel is hard, but doing so by studying one of the best-selling, most-beloved novels of all time makes it a lot easier.

In this book, former college professors and authors Scott King and Clark Chamberlain will teach you how to write a novel using Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone as their study guide and example.

Each chapter ends with a collection of take aways. To make everything easier to remember and reference, they are reorganized at the end of the book to serve as the perfect guide for helping you write your novel.

Some of the topics covered in this book include:

  • Three Act Structure
  • Character Arcs
  • World-Building
  • Creating Conflict
  • Layering Mysteries
  • Character Development
  • Character Voice
  • Author Voice
  • Active vs. Passive Characters
  • Crafting Descriptions
  • Delve into a deep critical analysis of what makes Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone so special and use the techniques uncovered to craft your own story! 
    Neither the authors nor the publishers are affiliated with Rowling, Scholastic, or Bloomsbury. This book is a literary analysis of Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone and does not imply any recommendation or affiliation with the Harry Potter franchise. It is meant to further scholarship and is not a spin-off, companion volume, sequel or prequel to the Harry Potter series.

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