What's the Right Length for a Young Adult Novel? | Writer's Digest - number of chapters in young adult novel


Word Count: How Many Words In a Novel? number of chapters in young adult novel

in a decent novel, the average number of pages per chapter is usually 7. the number usuallly differs in what kind of book it is - autobiography, fictional novel, diary etc. Young adult novels.

May 19, 2008 · And YA novels, which have grown in popularity, can often be the same length as a standard novel (80,000 words). The Society of Children’s Book Writers and Illustrators (SCBWI) does offer length guidelines in terms of the appropriate number of manuscript pages for various genres (meaning the number of pages a writer would submit to a publisher).

Books shelved as young-adult-chapter-books: Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone by J.K. Rowling, The Giver by Lois Lowry, Harry Potter and the Chamber.

May 13, 2012 · Pivots ideally turn once per chapter. Twelve to sixteen pivots makes for a dynamic dramatic structure: twelve to sixteen chapters. Sixty thousand words is a fair benchmark for a young adult novel, though forty thousand to eighty thousand words are not uncommon.