Compared to 'How To' books that present the reader with a confusing array of difficult formulae and procedures, this book is a bright day compared to that dark night! Writing a novel is freeform art based on a few simple principles. The most important thing the aspiring writer can do to fulfil their dream is to start! This book is quick and fun to read and will explain the art of writing a novel. It will give the reader many examples of what to do and what not to do as they write the 'Rough-Through' of a planned novel with the Author ("The Unknown Horizon", "A Novel of the Chesapeake Indians" in 1607). "The WOW Factor" explains how to write a novel and takes its own advice, it writes a novel as it explains!
Robert C. Powers has a Ph.D. in world politics and has written and published eight novels and has written four screenplays. He is a retired Navy Captain and Vietnam Veteran with many recognized professional writings.