It's all about writing
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We believe one of the most important features of novel
writing software is you're not faced with a long and
strenuous learning curve when you first start using it.
After all, it's about writing and not learning how to
use a software package.
We have put together a collection of screen shots to
give you a feel and idea of what the software offers. It
shows you how powerful and yet how easy NewNovelist is
"NewNovelist is clearly structured with
easy-to-follow instructions. You can work
through the program one stage at a time or use
the navigation tree to skip from one section to
another. But I'm not too sure what Charles
Dickens would think."
write your novel for you but it will certainly
keep you pointing in the right direction’
• The New Novel Wizard Templates
- Selecting a template to fit your Novel
NewNovelist 3 has a wide selection of templates. Select
the one that best fits the idea of your novel and
NewNovelist will create the structure and configure the
help, advice and assistance for that type of novel.
• The Main Workspace
The unique working area of NewNovelist 3 has been
designed so you have everything you need just a click or two
away so you never lose your train of thought. It has been
developed using the Microsoft WPF technology, the same as used
in the MS Word©
Keeping on top of what's happening and when is vital
when writing a novel. The Visualizer does this for you.
If you click on the Resources panel on the right of the
workspace, it expands out quickly and you have access to all the
resource elements of your novel.
||Create a rich
set of characters, places objects and ideas to include
your novel. You can add notes and use the full set of
attributes installed in NewNovelist to build them up
both for your records and in your mind. You can also add
them to your Story Board so you know when they should
appear and what their particular role is at that stage.
As with all elements, can view
and print out a report for any of your resources at any
Story Board Panel
If you click on the Story Board panel on the left of
the workspace, it expands out quickly and you have quick access
to any part of your novel.
||Your novel needs
structure and this where NewNovelist 3 comes into its
own. When you select your template NewNovelist creates
the overall structure for you in a story board. This
allows you to carefully control what happens and when.
When you are working on any part of your novel you
always will have that unique NewNovelist advice right
there when you need it and you can also create a report
if you need it.
You can also add resources to each part of your novel so
you have all the background information you need right
there when you need it!
The template and underlying structure is flexible and
you can always change them at any time. You also don't
have to follow the advice - It is there if you want it.
You don't have to use it!
• Chapter Organization
All NewNovelist templates create a 12 chapter
novel structure. Of course this may not fit what you
need exactly so you have the facilities to add and
remove chapters and move them around within your overall
• The Research Browser
If you need instant access to the Internet to look up
something when you are writing, you have it! The
integrated NewNovelist web browser is
just a single click away.
• The Newnovelist Review
It is vital to be able review you work in manageable
chunks and in a clear way. The Review tab of
the workspace gives you varying illustrations of your writing.
The General view provides a multi column illustration of your
writing for ease of writing. There are also Print Previews
available for both the format you have used and a
Manuscript format as expected by publishers and editors.
• Novel Printing and
The compilation and presentation of you final
work is so important if you want your novel to get
published. The Print Export function gives you a no fuss
print preview of your complete work. You can then decide
if you want it in your format or Publishers Manuscript
format. You can then print it on your printer or create
a XPS or PDF using third party printer drivers. If you
want to export it into MS Word or another program, you
can just save it as an RTF file that you can then open
• Animated Readback
NewNovelist has many good luxuries onboard and
a really nice one is the Animated Readback. Simple kick
back open the readback and listen to your novel been
read to you while you see the text in a graphical book
with turning pages.
Tired Fingers? - No Worries! - Why not dictate
your novel to NewNovelist.
(Only available when running
Window 7 or Vista)
You can analyze your novel using some very powerful tools to
check that you have everything right and as you want it. Often
these types of tools are used by publishers when assessing a
piece of literary work.
Want to know how easy it is to read your novel?
- With the readability analyzer you can use any one of the
six standard methods (Flesch
Kincaid, Gunning Fog etc.) that are used by publishers,
universities and even the government!
Don't like green? The default theme is based on the
NewNovelist brand colors. You can however change the
color theme of workspace at anytime - there are twelve
themes to choose from. Perhaps not the most important
feature - but we want you to be comfortable.