Writing the Christian romance

  • 234 Pages
  • 4.36 MB
  • English
Writer"s Digest Books , Cincinnati, Ohio
Love stories -- Authorship, Christian fiction -- Autho
StatementGail Gaymer Martin.
LC ClassificationsPN3377.5.L68 M37 2008
The Physical Object
Pagination234 p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24102239M
ISBN 139781582974774
LC Control Number2007027363

I keep trying to find good Christian fiction to read. (First posted Dec. 3, ) But lately, it’s been difficult to find. In recent weeks I read two Christian novels, one a debut, and one by a bestselling author with many titles to her credit. Writing the Christian Romance provides readers with detailed instruction for creating a storyline that is reflective of Christian values with authentic well constructed principled characters.

This comprehensive book shows writers how to develop an engaging, passionate, conflict-driven romantic storyline without the use profanity, gratuitous violence, or sexually explicit content/5(24).

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Writing Christian Fiction: Christian Romance. Who reads Christian romance. Mainly women. In fact, women are Writing the Christian romance book most avid readers, buying up over 90% of the Christian fiction published today - the bulk of this being romance novels.

When writing Christian fiction for this huge and expanding market, you need to know what readers want. Godly Writers - The Beginner's Guide For Christian Writers. My name’s Charles, I’m slightly Crazy About Church, and I created this website because I don’t know what to do next.

No, seriously, it’s the truth. You see, I wrote a book and this is the next step for me in the weird process of figuring out how to get that pile of rubbish sold and published once and for all. One of the most loved Christian Romance writers, Gail brings a wealth of knowledge to her topic. She covers every area of writing the Christian romance, from heroes and heroines to editing and submitting your work.

If you're interested in writing Christian Romance, this is the book for you/5(23). Writing the Christian Romance by Gail Gaymer Martin Writer's Digest Books, ISBN $ paperback, pages.

Q & A with Gail Gaymer Martin: Find out what Gail Gaymer Martin has to say about the writing life. Read an Excerpt Find out who reads Christian Romance and why Christian authors choose to write it.

About the Book. Writing romance isn’t as easy as many people seem to think. “You write romances. I could totally do that, too, but I have SO much on my plate.

Plus, I think if I’m gonna write a book, I want it to be more of a challenge.” Said by someone who has never finished writing a romance (or not one worth reading). Because one thing good romance writing is not is easy. The majority of these women read romance novels at least once a month, but over a third buy more than one romance novel each month.

And these readers are seasoned. 35% have been reading romance novels for 20 years plus. If you crunch the numbers, the average reader was read well over romance novels in their lifetime. There must be some sort of conflict that the characters attempt to overcome in order for their love to succeed.

This is what drives the story and engrosses the reader and will literally make or break your book. Until we know what a character wants, we don’t know what the story is about. Until we know what the stakes are, we don’t care.

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