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Author Outlines for Famous Books

An online gallery by Flavorwire
Joseph Heller's intricate outline for Catch-22
From Flavorwire: ‘Writing a novel (or a story, for that matter) is confusing work. There are just so many characters running all over the place, dropping hints and having revelations. So it’s no surprise that many authors plan out their works beforehand, in chart or list or scribble form, in order to keep everything straight. After the jump, you’ll find a mini collection of those planning papers, so you can take a peek into the process of some of your favorite authors, from James Salter to J.K. Rowling’ [Read More]

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