Coupon & course info
Course Name: Writing That Moves: Write Novels That Keep Pages Turning
Subtitle: Write novels with compelling plots. This writing course, on fiction writing, shows how to plot books that hook readers
Instructor: Taught by Literary agent, editor, and writing conference faculty
Provided by: Udemy
Price: $184.99 (before discount)
Free coupon code: See above (no charge for coupon)
Review info & popularity
As of March 15, 2019…
Students: 2671 students enrolled
Ratings: 237 reviews
Rank: ranked #826 in Udemy Business Courses
Brief course description
Writing Fiction that Moves: Write page-turning novels by learning to write compelling plots!
In this course on plotting, you’ll learn to write compelling short hooks for your query letters, and you’ll learn how to plot a satisfying story that takes a character from point A to point B while keeping readers eagerly turning pages all the way.
If you’re unpublished and having a hard time breaking in or if you’re published but having a hard time breaking out, this course should help you.
(Read more about this course on the official course page.)
Sally Apokedak bio
Sally Apokedak is a literary agent with the Leslie H. Stobbe Literary Agency who wades through thousands of queries from hopeful authors every year. She’s also a popular speaker at writing conferences. These things put her in a good position to understand writers’ struggles. She aims, in all her courses and conference workshops, to help writers complete manuscripts that will compel agents to offer representation or that will compel readers of self-published works to buy books and turn pages.
(Learn more about this instructor on the official course page.)
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Final details for this Udemy course
Skill level: N/A
Lectures: 33 lectures lessons
Duration: 1.5 hours of video
What you get: Master seven important plot elements of commercially successful novels.
Target audience: If you are in my high concept course, much of this info overlaps. Please be aware that the section on short hooks is repeated in its entirety in the high concept course.
Requirements: Please note that your experience will be enhanced if you join Sally’s Facebook group for Udemy students. There are lots of warm, helpful writers in the group. Also, Sally has office hours there a few times a month.
Access: Lifetime access
Peace of mind: 30 day money back guarantee
Availability: available online, as well as on iOS and Android
Download options: check course to see if you can download lessons