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The Complete Guide to Writing Paranormal

Volume One


The Complete Guide to Writing Paranormal, Volume One 

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  DragonMoon Press
   Non-Fiction/Writer's Guide
   Publication Date: September 2011
   Volume Number: One
   Edited by Kim Richards
   Cover Art: TBA
    Trade Paperback:
          $24.95, 6 x 9, 406 pages

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Other Books in the Series:
The Complete Guide to Writing Fantasy 3The Complete Guide to Writing HorrorThe Complete Guide to Writing Paranormal, Volume 2

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Friendly. Useful. Current. Written by a collection of well-known authors for new authors, The Complete Guide to Writing Paranormal Novels: Volume 1 covers a wide range of topics necessary for building your first paranormal novel. Paranormal novels are found in all sections of the fiction bookstore. One of the most prevalent forms of fantasy masquerading as romances, mysteries, general fiction and urban fantasy, this guide has tips and topics specific to writing a variety of paranormal novels.

With chapters on: Angels & Benevolent Spirits Yes, Virginia, There are Ghosts Fae, Fey, Faery, Fairy—A Quick Glance into the Abyss A Map to the Charted “Unknown” Love, Romance, Sex and... ’Tis A Mystery World-building Self-Editing: Have fun with It How to Win Agents and Influence Editors Dropped Eyes and Unattached Tentacles Were, Oh Were Vampires Lesser Creatures of the Paranormal Writing for Children and Young Adults It’s Time to Travel Marketing for Writers A Hard, Honest Look at Critiquing Critique Groups: Another Experience A League of Extraordinary Characters This guide will provide a solid path to completing that first novel by offering detailed help and reference material to get you writing.


Angels & Benevolent Spirits -
Shannah Bodine

Yes, Virginia, There Are Ghosts –
Linda Madl

Fae, Fey, Faery, Fairy – A Quick Glance into the Abyss –
Sheri L. McGathy

A Map to the Charted "Unknown": An Author's Look at ESP -
Danielle Ackley-McPhail

Love, Romance and Writing the Naughty Bits -
Rosemary Laurey

'Tis a Mystery –
Lee Killough

World Building: Bringing the Impossible to Life -
Rae Lori

Breadcrumbs & Signposts: Determining the Path of Your Novel –
Tina Morgan

Professional Polishing without Paying a Professional: Editing and Critiques–
Karina Fabian

How to Win Agents and Influence Editors -
Elizabeth Burton

Dropped Eyes and Unattached Tentacles: Common & Uncommon Writing Errors -
Jane Toombs




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