Quick Math

I’ve been thinking a lot lately about the process of writing, and after my father recently sent me a great article on having a system¬†for success by Dilbert creator Scott Adams, I thought I would post my thoughts.

The length of novels varies, but on average you can expect something in the range of 70k-120k words. The first Harry Potter book was ~77k words; Lord of the Flies: ~60k; The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn: ~110k. (Source) Continue reading