If you are writing a book, you may be wondering how long your book should be.
In this episode of Publishable, a monthly YouTube show all about the ins and outs of the modern-day book publishing industry, including self-, traditional-, and hybrid publishing, we will discuss:
- Age categories, including picture books, middle grade (MG), young adult (YA), new adult (NA), and adult
- Genre, including fantasy, science fiction, historical fiction, literary fiction, romance, thriller, and some nonfiction
- How much do word counts matter in traditional and self-publishing?
Sources Referenced In This Video:
- Lit Rejections: Word Count
- Reedsy: How Long Should Your Novel Be? Our Editors Have the Answers
- Savvy Authors: How Genre & Category Impact Your Ability to Get Published
- Writer’s Digest: Word Count for Novels and Children’s Books: The Definitive Post
- Writer’s Digest University: Definitions Of Fiction Categories And Genres