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How Many Words in a Book? A Guide for Writers

There are no hard and fast rules for how long your book or story must be, but there are recommended word counts that can help you reach success. They are not only excellent guidelines to help manage reader expectations but are essential to finding agent representation or a traditional publishing…

Pamela Koehne-Drube

Sep 1