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Author Topic: That whole length question  (Read 1681 times)
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« on: September 18, 2017, 09:25:29 PM »

The question of what's too long or too short keeps coming up, so I crunched the numbers (for YA, anyway). The results may surprise you.

http://gwenckatz.com/2017/09/18/how-long-is-a-ya-novel/
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« Reply #1 on: September 19, 2017, 03:57:08 AM »

Saw this yesterday on Twitter. Really interesting, and a smart way to look at things!
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« Reply #2 on: September 19, 2017, 09:00:33 AM »

The question of what's too long or too short keeps coming up, so I crunched the numbers (for YA, anyway). The results may surprise you.

https://www.writersinthefield.com

Is this the right link?
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« Reply #3 on: September 19, 2017, 09:37:24 AM »

I don't get it. How does a workshop address length unless that is one of the things you intend to address there?
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« Reply #4 on: September 19, 2017, 09:47:56 AM »

I found the right link!

http://gwenckatz.com/2017/09/18/how-long-is-a-ya-novel/
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« Reply #5 on: September 19, 2017, 11:31:04 AM »

Argh, defeated by links. I have updated the link to the correct one.
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« Reply #6 on: September 19, 2017, 02:26:59 PM »

Ohh- that was a good read. Thanks for sharing!
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« Reply #7 on: September 19, 2017, 09:30:39 PM »

Awesome work. clap
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