NaNoWriMo Book Recommendations

by Tommie McPhetridge, Moses Lake Public Library

Hopefully, you have already read our previous blog post about what the NaNoWriMo celebration is but if not, click here and get the inside scoop on this month-long celebration turned challenge!

Below we have several books, some of which were drafted during NaNoWriMo, and others that will help you achieve your novel writing dreams! We have plenty more in our system, so feel free to contact your local library and request more recommendations!

Novels Drafted During NaNoWriMo

The Night Circus by Erin Morgenstern (Available as Print, Large Print, eBook, eAudio)

Fangirl by Rainbow Rowell (Available as Print, Spanish Print, and eBook)

The Wedding Date by Jasmine Guillory (Available as Print, eBook, and eAudio)

Wool by Hugh Howey (Available as Print and eBook)

With the Fire on High by Elizabeth Acevedo (Available as Print, eBook, eAudio and Hoopla)

Cinder by Marissa Meyer (Available as Print, Audiobook, eBook, eAudio, Hoopla)

Water for Elephants by Sara Gruen (Available as Print, Large Print, Spanish Print, Audiobook, eAudio, eBook, and Hoopla)

Books to Help Your Write Your Next Novel

Crafting Novels & Short Stories: The Complete Guide to Writing Great Fiction by The Editors of Writer’s Digest Books (Available as Print)

Writing Without Rules: How to Write & Sell a Novel Without Guidelines, Experts, or (occasionally) Pants by Jess Somers (Available as Print)

Writing Down the Bones by Natalie Goldberg (Available as Print and Hoopla)

Wild Ink: Success Secrets to Writing and Publishing in the Young Adult Market by Victoria Hanley (Available as Print and Hoopla)

Mastering the Craft of Writing by Stephen Wilburs (Available as Print and eBook)

Writing From the Heart: Tapping the Power of Your Inner Voice by Nancy Slonim Aronie (Available as Print)

Writing Your Life: A Guide to Writing Autobiographies by Mary Borg (Available as Print)