Planning before Writing a Novel
By Shruti Chandra
Published: October 18, 2012.
Outlining a novel before writing is essential for first-time fiction writers, as they may find it difficult to complete a story without mileposts.
This book includes ten questions after answering which you will have the entire skeleton of your novel in front of you. You will have built your protagonist, antagonist, major characters, setting, plot, theme, narrative POV and genre of your novel.