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National Novel Writing Month

National Novel Writing Month is an annual Internet-based creative writing project that takes place during the month of November. Participants attempt to write a 50,000-word manuscript between November 1 and November 30. Well-known authors write "pep-talks" to keep them motivated throughout the process. Sassafrass, Cypress & Indigo is Your Favorite Librarian's favorite novel--- this 1982 novel was written by Ntozake Shange. It's important to nourish the love for reading; however, it is also essential to utilize the skills you refine via your leisure reading. In order to be the best writer, you simply must be a great reader. Throughout the month of November, utilize novels written by Black or African authors. Check out the below list of suggested novels but brilliant Black or African writers.


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