Novel Writing FormatNew writing format
Most of our authors look for formatting options the first time they try Novelize.
Correct manuscript format for a novel
These are the principles for reformatting a novel script. Notice that many agencies and publishing houses have a preferential format. Or you can opt to format your script when you begin - or you can opt to format it when you're done. For various reason I have been writing in script format from the beginning:
As soon as you have configured your text processing, writing in script format is possible without additional work. It' s much simpler for me to check and work on my work when it's correctly formated. They often criticize my work with other authors and I think they should get it in script format. This policy applies to the whole script.
An innovative script needs such a reformatted cover[click here to see an example]: Centers a two-line line below the header. Notice: If you are using a pseudonym, indicate this here, but be sure to include your correct name in the above information. Chapters titles are reformatted like any other contents page, with the following exceptions[click here to see an example]:
Begin each section on a new page. Use this guide to format the body of your script. In the upper right corner of each page, except the cover page, is displayed: Their surname/the name of the book/page number example: The pages are consecutively numerated, where page one is the first page after the cover page.
Begin a new step each loudspeaker replacement. Hint: I have a seperate page with formatting information for the dialog. Make sure that your script does not contain any of these usual pitfalls: But if you need to send in a hard copy, you should do so: You should use a high end printing machine, preferable a photocopier.
Before sending a script to an editor or editor, check their unique brief.