52 books in 52 weeks

52 books in 52 weeks: Writing Your First Novel – a 60-minute masterclass

I set myself the goal of reading and reviewing 52 writing guides over the year. Here is book 8. Writing Your First Novel - a 60-minute masterclass by Shelley Weiner bills itself as the first book in the series, but I'm sure I've read and reviewed earlier ones, including one I thought was, in fact, the first… Continue reading 52 books in 52 weeks: Writing Your First Novel – a 60-minute masterclass

52 books in 52 weeks

52 books in 52 weeks: Writing Crime Fiction – a 60 minute masterclass

I set myself the goal of reading and reviewing 52 writing guides over the year. Here is book 6. Writing Historical Fiction - a 60 minute masterclass by Katharine McMahon took me just over an hour to read from start to finish. I read it on the PaperWhite, and that struggled at first to calculate the total time the… Continue reading 52 books in 52 weeks: Writing Crime Fiction – a 60 minute masterclass

52 books in 52 weeks

52 books in 52 weeks: How to Write Fiction – a Guardian masterclass

I set myself the goal of reading and reviewing 52 writing guides over the year. Here is book 4. How to Write Fiction - a Guardian masterclass is similar to the 60-minute masterclass books in that it takes around 60 minutes to read it from cover to cover. There, however, is where any similarities end. The book… Continue reading 52 books in 52 weeks: How to Write Fiction – a Guardian masterclass

52 books in 52 weeks

52 books in 52 weeks: Writing Short Stories – a 60 minute masterclass

I set myself the goal of reading and reviewing 52 writing guides over the year. Here is book 3. Writing Short Stories - a 60 minute masterclass by Shelley Weiner took me just under 60 minutes to read. But I was lucky to get through it as the literary comparisons and the lack of practical exercises… Continue reading 52 books in 52 weeks: Writing Short Stories – a 60 minute masterclass

52 books in 52 weeks

52 books in 52 weeks: Writing Crime Fiction – a 60 minute masterclass

I set myself the goal of reading and reviewing 52 writing guides over the year. Here is book 2. Writing Crime Fiction - a 60 minute masterclass by William Ryan & M R Hall took me more than 60 minutes to read. But as I read this one in instalments, I can't provide an accurate figure. This… Continue reading 52 books in 52 weeks: Writing Crime Fiction – a 60 minute masterclass

52 books in 52 weeks

52 books in 52 weeks: Feature Writing – a 60 minute masterclass

I set myself the goal of reading and reviewing 52 writing guides over the year ... and then right in week one was struck down by lurgy. So the first in the series is a little late, but it's a short enough book. Feature Writing - a 60 minute masterclass by Rob Orchard does exactly what… Continue reading 52 books in 52 weeks: Feature Writing – a 60 minute masterclass