1. GlitterRain7

    GlitterRain7 Galaxy Girl Contributor

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    Word count question

    Discussion in 'Research' started by GlitterRain7, Jul 23, 2017.

    So, my book's genre is YA fiction. For every chapter I aim to write at least 2,000 words, but I usually go over that at least a few hundred words. This book should have around 30-40 chapters as long as I don't scrap/condense a bunch of stuff. So if every chapter has at least 2,000 words will this book be of sufficient length to match other YA books?
     
  2. OJB

    OJB A Mean Old Man Contributor

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    Sigh...

    @Tenderiser I looked everywhere for your Word count Q&A thread, but I -like a bad child- have lost it in the sea of bookmarks I have. Could you link it for this girl, as it provides all the information, and more, for her question?

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    Glitter,

    Tenderiser will be along shortly to answer your question, but she has a thread that has everything in regards to word count and Genre.
     
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  3. Homer Potvin

    Homer Potvin The game sour like a pickle be.... Contributor

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  4. Tenderiser

    Tenderiser Not a man or BayView

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    The FAQ might not be in the right subforum. It's in Publishing at the moment, but there are several places it could fit.
     

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