Claire Douglas’ debut novel, The Sisters, came to life as a result of the Marie Claire Debut Novel Award. Competitions are a great way of getting in front of an agent or an editor, but you have to have something to send them first! Here, Claire talks about how she came up with her idea, and how the editing process evolved, as well as listing nine steps towards getting the first draft done.
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Claire’s novel is now out with Harper. You can find out more by clicking here.