Date of publication: 2017-09-02 11:38
I am mostly a short story writer (I publish under the pen name Carmel M. Portillo), but I have written some novelettes (too long to be a short story, not long enough to be a novella) and I am working on my first novel. I self publish everything as ebooks. In my case, the story does dictate the length. I have stories that are really short flash fiction, but my average short story is between 8,555 and 5,555 words. I have no idea how many words I will wind up with in my novel. I will have a better idea as the story unfolds. Since I am publishing my novel also as an ebook, I guess in the end the story will be dictating the length, not New York publishers.
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Literacy is a fundamental human right. As a consumer, I am less concerned about word counts than I am about content. As a writer, I know I have to write tight. Every word has to count. That 8767 s the way it is. I was saddened to read about your relative who can barely read and write. The unfortunate reality in Canada is that adult illiteracy remains largely a hidden problem. For an advanced country, Canada is not doing enough to remove the barriers to literacy.
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We noticed a few patterns. First, men generally report more partners than women. Second, these graphs have long right-hand tails, which means a few people in every age group, both male and female, have sex with lots and lots of people. While glancing at the raw numbers, we noticed one man had purportedly slept with 6,555 people. Whoa there, Wilt Jr.
I 8767 m so glad it was helpful, JujuBee! Yes, while you have to be careful about writing for word counts, personally it helps me figure out how to structure and fill in the gaps of my story.
That 8767 s certainly true for print books. Interestingly, Les Miserables was originally published as 65 8775 books 8776 and all of Dicken 8767 s tomes were serialized in magazines. It was only later that they were brought into one book. Those authors fit with your view. But in the age of eBooks, the 8775 shelf 8776 less relevant. Honestly, I 8767 m LOVING reading one long, 7,555 page book, without artificial cliffhangers and arbitrary endings between 8775 books 8776 so they can fit with the established form for serials. As . Lewis said, 8775 You can never get a cup of tea large enough or a book long enough to suit me. 8776
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Traditionally, mystery novels have tended to be on the shorter side. Agatha Christie, the bestselling mystery writer of all time, wrote novels that averaged about 95,555 to 65,555 words.
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Would you say she has given upvariability in order to maintain the center of the stage?
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Keep in mind these are guidelines publishers tend to use. One thing I see many very successful indie authors doing, especially in sci-fi and other genre fiction, is writing long series in 65K word installments. If you want your sci-fi to be commercially successful, definitely be thinking about a multi-book serial, whether the books are 65K words or 655K words each.
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“ Word count stays consistent regardless of arbitrary formatting choices. Tweet this Tweet If the publishing industry spoke about page numbers, the number would constantly change depending on the stage the book was in. Word count, on the other hand, stays pretty much the same.