Louise Tondeur is a novelist and lecturer. The Water's Edge was published in 2003, shortly followed by The Haven Home for Delinquent Girls a year later. Then she got a job, wrote her PhD and had a baby. She is currently finishing her third novel. Louise has just published A Small Steps Guide to Goal Setting and Time Management, inspired by her Creative Writing students. Her first self-published ebook How to Plan a Novel, was also inspired by her students.
If you’ve got a story to tell but don’t know how to tell it or you’re writing a book and would like to learn a handy but flexible planning tool, then this book is for you. Written by an experienced teacher and novelist, it takes you through the essential components of a novel step-by-step and gives you an accessible way to plan your own project, with friendly exercises to try along the way.